Establishing an Emergency Board To Investigate Disputes Between New Jersey Transit Rail and Certain of Its Employees Represented by Certain Labor Organizations, 43003-43005 [2015-17926]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 138 / Monday, July 20, 2015 / Presidential Documents 43003 Presidential Documents Executive Order 13700 of July 15, 2015 Establishing an Emergency Board To Investigate Disputes Between New Jersey Transit Rail and Certain of Its Employees Represented by Certain Labor Organizations Disputes exist between New Jersey Transit Rail and certain of its employees represented by certain labor organizations. The labor organizations involved in these disputes are designated on the attached list, which is made part of this order. The disputes have not heretofore been adjusted under the provisions of the Railway Labor Act, as amended, 45 U.S.C. 151–188 (RLA). A party empowered by the RLA has requested that the President establish an emergency board pursuant to section 9A of the RLA (45 U.S.C. 159a). Section 9A(c) of the RLA provides that the President, upon such request, shall appoint an emergency board to investigate and report on the disputes. NOW, THEREFORE, by the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States, including section 9A of the RLA, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1. Establishment of Emergency Board (Board). There is established, effective 12:01 a.m. eastern daylight time on July 16, 2015, a Board of three members to be appointed by the President to investigate and report on these disputes. No member shall be pecuniarily or otherwise interested in any organization of employees or any carrier. The Board shall perform its functions subject to the availability of funds. Sec. 2. Report. The Board shall report to the President with respect to the disputes within 30 days of its creation. Sec. 3. Maintaining Conditions. As provided by section 9A(c) of the RLA, for 120 days from the date of the creation of the Board, no change in the conditions out of which the disputes arose shall be made by the parties to the controversy, except by agreement of the parties. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with E0 Sec. 4. Records Maintenance. The records and files of the Board are records of the Office of the President and upon the Board’s termination shall be maintained in the physical custody of the National Mediation Board. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:17 Jul 17, 2015 Jkt 235001 PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4790 Sfmt 4790 E:\FR\FM\20JYE0.SGM 20JYE0 43004 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 138 / Monday, July 20, 2015 / Presidential Documents Sec. 5. Expiration. The Board shall terminate upon the submission of the report provided for in section 2 of this order. THE WHITE HOUSE, July 15, 2015. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:17 Jul 17, 2015 Jkt 235001 PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 4790 Sfmt 4790 E:\FR\FM\20JYE0.SGM 20JYE0 OB#1.EPS</GPH> mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with E0 Billing code 3295–F5–P Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 138 / Monday, July 20, 2015 / Presidential Documents 43005 LABOR ORGANIZATIONS [FR Doc. 2015–17926 Filed 7–17–15; 11:15 am] Billing code 7550–01–C VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:17 Jul 17, 2015 Jkt 235001 PO 00000 Frm 00003 Fmt 4790 Sfmt 4790 E:\FR\FM\20JYE0.SGM 20JYE0 ED20JY15.000</GPH> mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with E0 International Brotherhood·of Electrical Workers Transportation Communications International Union/IAM Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen International Association of Sheet Metal/ Air 1 Rail and Transportation Workers - Transportation Division (UTU) International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen National Conference of Firemen & Oilers/ SEIU International Association of Sheet Metal 1 Air, Rail and Transportation Workers American Train Dispatchers Association Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employes Division International Brotherhood of Boilermakers Transport Workers Union of America

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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 138 (Monday, July 20, 2015)]
[Presidential Documents]
[Pages 43003-43005]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-17926]




                        Presidential Documents 



Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 138 / Monday, July 20, 2015 / 
Presidential Documents

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                Executive Order 13700 of July 15, 2015

                
Establishing an Emergency Board To Investigate 
                Disputes Between New Jersey Transit Rail and Certain of 
                Its Employees Represented by Certain Labor 
                Organizations

                Disputes exist between New Jersey Transit Rail and 
                certain of its employees represented by certain labor 
                organizations. The labor organizations involved in 
                these disputes are designated on the attached list, 
                which is made part of this order.

                The disputes have not heretofore been adjusted under 
                the provisions of the Railway Labor Act, as amended, 45 
                U.S.C. 151-188 (RLA).

                A party empowered by the RLA has requested that the 
                President establish an emergency board pursuant to 
                section 9A of the RLA (45 U.S.C. 159a).

                Section 9A(c) of the RLA provides that the President, 
                upon such request, shall appoint an emergency board to 
                investigate and report on the disputes.

                NOW, THEREFORE, by the authority vested in me as 
                President by the Constitution and the laws of the 
                United States, including section 9A of the RLA, it is 
                hereby ordered as follows:

                Section 1. Establishment of Emergency Board (Board). 
                There is established, effective 12:01 a.m. eastern 
                daylight time on July 16, 2015, a Board of three 
                members to be appointed by the President to investigate 
                and report on these disputes. No member shall be 
                pecuniarily or otherwise interested in any organization 
                of employees or any carrier. The Board shall perform 
                its functions subject to the availability of funds.

                Sec. 2. Report. The Board shall report to the President 
                with respect to the disputes within 30 days of its 
                creation.

                Sec. 3. Maintaining Conditions. As provided by section 
                9A(c) of the RLA, for 120 days from the date of the 
                creation of the Board, no change in the conditions out 
                of which the disputes arose shall be made by the 
                parties to the controversy, except by agreement of the 
                parties.

                Sec. 4. Records Maintenance. The records and files of 
                the Board are records of the Office of the President 
                and upon the Board's termination shall be maintained in 
                the physical custody of the National Mediation Board.

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                Sec. 5. Expiration. The Board shall terminate upon the 
                submission of the report provided for in section 2 of 
                this order.
                
                
                    (Presidential Sig.)

                THE WHITE HOUSE,

                    July 15, 2015.

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