1. The Company agrees to recognize the Union as the sole and exclusive collective bargaining agency as to rates of pay, hours of work and other conditions of employment for all Security Police Officers (SPOs) employed by MSA LLC at Richland, Washington as derived through National Labor Relations Board certification No.19-RC-691 by which the Union is designated as exclusive collective bargaining representative, but excluding all other employees and supervisors.

  2. This Agreement will be binding upon the parties hereto, their successors, and assigns.

  3. In the event that MSA LLC does not continue to retain all or some part of the present responsibilities of the Patrol functions and such responsibility is assumed by the United States Government, by a wholly owned Government Corporation, or by a State or Political Subdivision thereof such as a County, District or Municipality, it is understood and agreed that this Agreement will not be binding upon said successor of MSA LLC.