Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Proposed Changes to Arbitration Policies, Functions, and Procedures
Document Number: 05-24458
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-12-27
Agency: Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) is amending 29 CFR part 1404, Arbitration Services. The amendments are intended to set forth the criteria and procedures for listing on the arbitration roster, removal from the arbitration roster, and expedited arbitration processing. Other changes include how parties may request arbitration lists or panels and fees associated with the arbitrators. The purpose of these changes is to facilitate the management and administration of the arbitration roster.
Proposed Agency Information Collection Submitted for OMB Review and Comment
Document Number: 05-21450
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-27
Agency: Department of Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for clearance, a proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed online customer survey will evaluate the impact of FMCS's relationship-development and training programs (RDTs), the impact of the training program on the relationship between labor and management, and the impact of the training on the workplace.
Proposed Changes to Arbitration Policies, Functions, and Procedures
Document Number: 05-17648
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-09-07
Agency: Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, Agencies and Commissions
This document extends the comment period for the proposed rule published on July 7, 2005 at 70 FR page 39209. The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) is proposing to revise 29 CFR part 1404, Arbitration Services. The revisions are intended to set forth the criteria and procedures for listing on the arbitration roster, removal from the arbitration roster, and expedited arbitration processing. Other changes include how parties may request arbitration lists or panels and fees associated with the arbitrators. The purpose of these changes is to facilitate the management and administration of the arbitration roster.
Proposed Changes to Arbitration Policies, Functions, and Procedures
Document Number: 05-14347
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-07-21
Agency: Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, Agencies and Commissions
This document corrects Sec. 1404.5(b) and to add revisions to Sec. 1404.5(d)(7) in a proposed rule published in the Federal Register of July 7, 2005 (70 FR 39209), regarding Arbitration Policies, Functions and Procedures. The corrections clarify the Proof of Qualification needed to be on the Roster in Sec. 1404.5(b) and adds the non-payment of the annual listing fee in Sec. 1404.5(d)(7).
Proposed Changes to Arbitration Policies, Functions, and Procedures
Document Number: 05-13362
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-07-07
Agency: Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) is proposing to amend 29 CFR part 1404, Arbitration Services. The amendments are intended to set forth the criteria and procedures for listing on the arbitration roster, removal from the arbitration roster, and expedited arbitration processing. Other changes include how parties may request arbitration lists or panels and fees associated with the arbitrators. The purpose of these changes is to facilitate the management and administration of the arbitration roster. FMCS is soliciting comments on the proposed changes described below.
Labor Management Cooperation Program; Correction on Application Submission Deadline
Document Number: 05-10622
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-27
Agency: Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) published a document in the Federal Register on April 13, 2005, concerning the Application Solicitation for the Labor Management Cooperation Program. The document contained an inadvertent omission of the date upon which applications would be accepted and also changes the term ``Director, Labor-Management Grants Program'' to the ``Director or their designee''.
Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-8915
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-05
Agency: Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, Agencies and Commissions
As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Ch. 35) (PRA), the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) requests comments on a proposed request for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to approve an FMCS online customer survey. This survey is to evaluate the impact of FMCS' relationship-development and training programs (RDTs), the impact of the training program on the relationship between labor and management, and the impact of the training on the workplace. The survey will be voluntary and will be administered online, to randomly selected private sector employers and their corresponding unions. The survey asks 10 questions about FMCS-provided RDT programs. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A), FMCS invites the public to comment on this proposed information collection. The FMCS will consider all comments received in response to this notice before requesting approval of this collection of information from the Office of Management and Budget.
Labor-Management Cooperation Program; Application Solicitation
Document Number: 05-7397
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-13
Agency: Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) is publishing the final Fiscal Year 2005 Program Guidelines/Application Solicitation for the Labor-Management Cooperation Program to inform the public. The program is supported by Federal funds authorized by the Labor-Management Cooperation Act of 1978, subject to annual appropriations. This solicitation contains a change in the application process in an effort to maximize participation under current budget constraints. In the past, applicants were required to submit applications by a fixed date. In Fiscal Year 2005, the date for application submission will be open, contingent upon fund availability. Applications will be accepted for consideration after May 15, 2005 and all funds will be awarded by September 30, 2006. Comments: No comments have been received in response to the Federal Register notice advising that application solicitations may be submitted any time after May 15, 2005 and will be considered for funding pending funds availability.
Labor-Management Cooperation Program; Application Solicitation
Document Number: 05-4292
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-07
Agency: Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) is publishing the Draft Fiscal Year 2005 Program Guidelines/Application Solicitation for the Labor-Management Cooperation Program to inform the public. The program is supported by Federal funds authorized by the Labor-Management Cooperation Act of 1978, subject to annual appropriations. This solicitation contains a change in the application process in an effort to maximize participation under current budget constraints. In the past, applicants were required to submit applications by a fixed date. In Fiscal Year 2005, the date for application submission will be open, contingent upon fund availability. Applications will be accepted for consideration after May 15, 2005 and all funds will be awarded by September 30, 2006.