Labor relations (31 - 40 of 62 items)
Department of Labor: Preventing Conflicts of Interest by Employees Enforcing Labor Union Laws
HRD-87-40BR: Published: Dec 29, 1986. Publicly Released: Jan 16, 1987.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed changes in the Department of Labor's enforcement activities under the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1959 (LMRDA).GAO identified apparent and potential conflict-of-interest situations in Labor's enforcement activities and problems in Labor's procedures for helping its employees avoid conflict situations when enforcing LMRDA and ti...
National Labor Relations Board: Activities of the Philadelphia Regional Office
HRD-86-59FS: Published: Feb 10, 1986. Publicly Released: Mar 12, 1986.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed several union representatives' allegations that the National Labor Relations Board's (NLRB) Philadelphia Regional Office had, in the past 2 years, functioned in a biased manner in investigating and processing unfair labor practice cases.GAO found that: (1) the percentage of cases against labor unions that were found to have merit decreased from 40...
Alternative Work Schedules for Federal Employees
GGD-85-63: Published: Jul 19, 1985. Publicly Released: Jul 19, 1985.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed federal employee and manager views on how alternative work schedules have affected government operations and employee job satisfaction.GAO found that: (1) 74 percent of the employees indicated that the program should be continued; (2) 72 percent of the employees using alternative work schedules felt that the schedules gave greater flexibility to me...
Legality of Labor Strike Force for Employers of Undocumented Workers
B-198205: Published: May 20, 1980. Publicly Released: Jun 4, 1985.
The Department of Labor's Employers of Undocumented Workers (EUW) Strike Forces are teams of specially trained wage and hour compliance officers who investigate the personnel practices of employers in low skill, high turnover industries, where undocumented workers tend to congregate. Undocumented workers are illegal aliens who either entered the United States without inspection, overstayed a visa,...
Proposed Regulations Dealing With Representation Issues and Other Labor-Management Relations Matters in GAO
B-202820: Published: Apr 9, 1981. Publicly Released: Jun 4, 1985.
No summary is currently available...
GAO's Personnel Appeals Board: A History and Profile
128772: Jan 1, 1985
This article, which appeared in the GAO Review, Vol. 20, Issue 4, Fall 1985, provides a history and profile of the GAO Personnel Appeals Board (PAB) which was the cornerstone of the GAO Personnel Act of 1980. It discussed: (1) the need for a separate personnel system to exempt GAO from executive branch administered laws and regulations relating to personnel matters and to allow GAO to establish it...
Operations of the Federal Labor Relations Authority
GGD-84-96: Published: Sep 11, 1984. Publicly Released: Sep 11, 1984.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reviewed several aspects of the operations of the Federal Labor Relations Authority to determine whether it is fulfilling its responsibilities under the Civil Service Reform Act. GAO determined: (1) what changes the Authority has made or is planning to make in its case processing and administrative operations; and (2) whether the Authority prepares a com...
Foreign Service Act of 1980: Implementation Status, Progress, and Problems
NSIAD-84-65: Published: May 1, 1984. Publicly Released: May 1, 1984.
In response to a congressional request, GAO performed a review to: (1) determine the status of the implementation and the extent of compliance by the foreign affairs agencies with the new provisions of the Foreign Service Act of 1980; (2) identify implementation problems caused or not addressed by the act; and (3) highlight specific issue areas on which Congress may want to focus in its oversight...
Civil Service Reform Act: Annual Report for Fiscal Year 1983
GGD-84-29: Published: Apr 25, 1984. Publicly Released: Apr 25, 1984.
Pursuant to legislative requirements, GAO reported on the activities of the Office of Personnel Management, the Merit Systems Protection Board, and the Federal Labor Relations Authority.GAO noted that it has issued a number of separate reports on the significant activities of the three offices. GAO listed and described: (1) the reports issued in fiscal year 1983 on the actions of the three offices...
Civil Service Reform: An Annotated Bibliography
OLS-83-02: Published: Jun 1, 1983. Publicly Released: Jun 1, 1983.
This bibliography presents a list of articles relating to Civil Service reform and covers the period from January 1979 through December 1982. Although the articles are arranged by topic, most of them encompass all sections of the Civil Service Reform Act of 1978 and do not fit into any specific category...