All notes for Subtopic 1309.09000 – Law Enforcement

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1309.9000: REPRESENTATION ISSUES; UNIT DETERMINATION/CRITERIA (SEE ALSO WHO IS AN EMPLOYEE?, SECTION 200); Law Enforcement
County rule cannot expand right to a separate unit to all sworn peace officers, not just those defined in chapter 4.5 of the penal code when the ordinance was adopted, as expansion would be inconsistent with section 3508. more or view all topics or full text.
1315E Long Beach Community College District and Long Beach Comjunity College Police Officers Association and California School Employees Association
1309.9000: REPRESENTATION ISSUES; UNIT DETERMINATION/CRITERIA (SEE ALSO WHO IS AN EMPLOYEE?, SECTION 200); Law Enforcement
A unit of college safety officers is found to be appropriate for meeting and negotiating, since: (1) college safety officers share a community of interest separate and distinct from the remainder of the classified bargaining unit; (2) there was no evidence that efficiency of operations would be impaired; and (3) the Board has held that an employer is entitled to a separate unit of security officers; p. 14, proposed dec. more or view all topics or full text.
233006402/09/99
0586H Regents of the University of California
1309.9000: REPRESENTATION ISSUES; UNIT DETERMINATION/CRITERIA (SEE ALSO WHO IS AN EMPLOYEE?, SECTION 200); Law Enforcement
Separate unit appropriate for police; changed circumstances since original determination. more or view all topics or full text.
101715809/23/86
0351Ha California State University (Statewide University Police Association)
1309.9000: REPRESENTATION ISSUES; UNIT DETERMINATION/CRITERIA (SEE ALSO WHO IS AN EMPLOYEE?, SECTION 200); Law Enforcement
Determination of lack of supervisory status based upon totality of evidence presented. Sergeants did not possess or exercise independent judgment when administering disciplinary action, but rather ordered in accordance with the superior's opinion. Including 59 contested positions would have resulted in 100 persons supervising 197 non-supervisors, sufficient distinction from Greyhound case (NLRB) where 121 dispatchers supervised 3,000 drivers, to hold different conclusion. Mere potential to resolve informal grievances, is insufficient to support finding of supervisory status, and evidence showed day-to-day disputes were reconciled by sergeants, not as agents for the employer, but as co-workers concerned with reducing disruption of the work environment. MOU between the parties does not make sergeants but as co-workers concerned with reducing disruption of the work environment. MOU between the parties does not make sergeants more or view all topics or full text.
81509705/30/84
0030E Sacramento City Unified School District
1309.9000: REPRESENTATION ISSUES; UNIT DETERMINATION/CRITERIA (SEE ALSO WHO IS AN EMPLOYEE?, SECTION 200); Law Enforcement
Strong policy considerations, long recognized in the private sector, require separation of bona fide security officers from the remainder of the classified employees. more or view all topics or full text.
147509/20/77