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PUBLIC LAW 100-000—MMMM. DD, 1988

102 STAT. 1618

Courts, U.S. Illinois.

PUBLIC LAW 100-429—SEPT. 9, 1988

terms and conditions different from those established by this joint resolution. SEC. 2. ARBITRATION. (a) UNRESOLVED ISSUES.—If there are any unresolved issues as to the initial implementation of the report and recommendations or agreement under section l(a)(2) after 10 days after the date of the enactment of this joint resolution, on request of either party the parties to the dispute shall enter into binding arbitration to provide for a resolution of such issues. (b) APPOINTMENT OF ARBITRATION BOARD.—The National Mediation Board established by section 4 of the Railway Labor Act (45 U.S.C. 154), shall appoint an arbitration board composed of three neutral members experienced in the resolution of railroad disputes to resolve the issues described in subsection (a). (c) CONDUCT OF ARBITRATION BOARD.—Except as provided in this joint resolution, the arbitration required under this section shall be conducted in accordance with section 7 of the Railway Labor Act (45 U.S.C. 157). td)-ENFORCEMENT AND REVIEW OF ARBITRATION AwARD.—The arbitration award shall be enforceable and reviewable as if it were under section 9 of the Railway Labor Act (45 U.S.C. 159). (e) JURISDICTION FOR JUDICIAL REVIEW OF ARBITRATION AWARD.— The United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division, is designated as the court in which the award is' to be filed and reviewed. SEC. 3. TIME LIMIT FOR ARBITRATION. Not later than 30 days after the date of the enactment of this joint resolution, the binding arbitration entered into pursuant to subsection (a) shall be completed. Approved September 9, 1988.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—S.J. Res. 374: CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 134 (1988): Sept. 8, considered and passed Senate. Sept. 9, considered and passed House.