Appointment of the Membership of Emergency Board No. 207 To Investigate a Railroad Labor Dispute

January 17, 1985

The President today announced his intention to appoint the following individuals to be members of the Presidential Emergency Board No. 207, created by Executive Order 12495 of December 21, 1984:

Harold M. Weston, of New York, to serve as Chairman. He is an arbitrator in private practice and been appointed to dockets of cases with the National Railroad Adjustment Board, arbitration boards, Emergency Board No. 200, special boards of adjustment and public law boards. He was born June 4, 1912, in New York City and now resides in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

Irving T. Bergman, of New York. He is an attorney and a member of the National Academy of Arbitrators. He is regularly selected by Railroad Carriers and Brotherhoods as a Referee on public law boards and special boards of adjustment. He was born May 30, 1910, in Brooklyn, NY, and now resides in Lawrence, NY.

Peter Florey, of New Jersey. He is an attorney and arbitrator. He is a member of the National Academy of Arbitrators and has served on public law boards and special boards of adjustment. He was born April 25, 1925, in Plauen, Germany.