NVAC filed a request for a stay of the decision with the Federal Labor Relations Authority, the FSIP`s parent agency, until the ongoing appeals regarding several articles of the agreement and the constitutionality of the appointment of FSIP members are resolved. Tom Temin: Give us an idea of the whole treaty in terms of the timing and expiration of the existing agreement. AFGE proposed the language of Article 44 above, section 1(c), the mid-term negotiations, in order to specifically address the doctrine “covered by the Authority”, which limited negotiations and the ability of the local party to address a subject already covered by the existing collective agreement. (3) Gage led the debate for the union on the subject covered by the question. Ibidun Roberts: That`s right. This is the framework contract, the inhabitants can negotiate certain provisions on the spot. .