Article 3-10.1 |

Permanent Panel |

The parties shall establish a permanent panel of ten arbitrators to conduct hearings and to issue final and binding awards on grievances. Arbitrators shall have no jurisdiction to hear disciplinary matters except as specifically set forth in this Agreement. Arbitrators may be removed from the permanent panel by written notice from one party to the other requesting removal. Cases pending before a removed arbitrator shall not be affected. The parties shall make every effort to agree upon a substitute arbitrator. In no event may the arbitration panel be fewer than seven arbitrators.

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