REPRESENTATION ISSUES; UNIT DETERMINATION/CRITERIA (SEE ALSO WHO IS AN EMPLOYEE?, SECTION 200) – In General/Definition of Appropriate Unit
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1309.01000 – In General/Definition of Appropriate Unit
To rebut the presumptive validity of the original PERB state unit determination, the petitioning party must show the proposed modification is more appropriate; p. 12. When the SPB creates a new classification to recognize the unique duties that classification performs, and PERB never determined the appropriate placement for that series, the presumptive validity of PERB's original state unit determination does not apply; p. 12.