AG World Support Systems, LLC, a Subsidiary of Ag World Group, On-Site Workers at J.R. Simplot Company, Hermiston, OR; Amended Certification Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance, 3225-3226 [E5-205]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 13 / Friday, January 21, 2005 / Notices 207.7(a) of the Commission’s rules, the Secretary will make BPI gathered in this review available to authorized applicants under the APO issued in the review, provided that the application is made by 45 days after publication of this notice. Authorized applicants must represent interested parties, as defined by 19 U.S.C. 1677(9), who are parties to the review. A party granted access to BPI following publication of the Commission’s notice of institution of the review need not reapply for such access. A separate service list will be maintained by the Secretary for those parties authorized to receive BPI under the APO. Staff report. The prehearing staff report in the review will be placed in the nonpublic record on May 4, 2005, and a public version will be issued thereafter, pursuant to section 207.64 of the Commission’s rules. Hearing. 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Parties may submit final comments on this information on or before June 28, 2005, but such final comments must not contain new factual information and must otherwise comply with section 207.68 of the Commission’s rules. All written submissions must conform with the provisions of section 201.8 of the Commission’s rules; any submissions that contain BPI must also conform with the requirements of sections 201.6, 207.3, and 207.7 of the Commission’s rules. The Commission’s rules do not authorize filing of submissions with the Secretary by facsimile or electronic means, except to the extent permitted by section 201.8 of the Commission’s rules, as amended, 67 FR 68036 (November 8, 2002). Additional written submissions to the Commission, including requests pursuant to section 201.12 of the Commission’s rules, shall not be accepted unless good cause is shown for accepting such submissions, or unless the submission is pursuant to a specific request by a Commissioner or Commission staff. In accordance with sections 201.16(c) and 207.3 of the Commission’s rules, each document filed by a party to the review must be served on all other parties to the review (as identified by either the public or BPI service list), and a certificate of service must be timely filed. The Secretary will not accept a document for filing without a certificate of service. Authority: This review is being conducted under authority of title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930; this notice is published pursuant to section 207.62 of the Commission’s rules. Issued: January 14, 2005. By order of the Commission. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 05–1137 Filed 1–19–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P PO 00000 3225 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration [TA–W–55,921] AG World Support Systems, LLC, a Subsidiary of Ag World Group, On-Site Workers at J.R. Simplot Company, Hermiston, OR; Amended Certification Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance In accordance with section 223 of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2273), the Department of Labor issued a Certification of Eligibility to Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance on December 14, 2004, applicable to workers of Ag World Support Systems, LLC, a subsidiary of Ag World Group, on-site at J. R. Simplot Company, Hermiston, Oregon. This notice will be published soon in the Federal Register. At the request of the State agency, the Department reviewed the certification for workers of the subject firm. The workers are on-site inspectors in support of the production of potato products. Information shows that the Oregon Employment Department requested Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance (ATAA) on behalf of the workers of the subject firm, but that request was not addressed in the decision document. Information obtained from the company states that a significant number of workers of the subject firm are age 50 or over, workers have skills that are not easily transferable, and conditions in the industry are adverse. Review of this information shows that all eligibility criteria under section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974 (26 U.S.C. 2813), as amended, have been met. Accordingly, the Department is amending the certification to reflect its finding. The amended notice applicable to TA–W–55,921 is hereby issued as follows: Workers employed by Ag World Support Systems, LLC, a subsidiary of Ag World Group, Hermiston, Oregon, working at J.R. Simplot Company, Hermiston, Oregon, who became totally or partially separated from employment on or after November 2, 2003, through December 14, 2006, are eligible to apply for adjustment assistance under section 223 of the Trade Act of 1974, and are also eligible to apply for alternative trade adjustment assistance under Section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974. Frm 00044 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\21JAN1.SGM 21JAN1 3226 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 13 / Friday, January 21, 2005 / Notices Signed in Washington, DC, this 28th day of December, 2004. Richard Church, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E5–205 Filed 1–19–05; 8:45 am] Signed in Washington, DC, this 30th day of December, 2004. Elliott S. Kushner, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E5–200 Filed 1–19–05; 8:45 am] Signed in Washington, DC, this 30th day of December, 2004. Elliott S. Kushner, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E5–201 Filed 1–19–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–30–P BILLING CODE 4510–30–P BILLING CODE 4510–30–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR DEPARTMENT OF LABOR DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Employment and Training Administration Employment and Training Administration [TA–W–55,696] [TA–W–55,774] [TA–W–55,799] Ametek Aerospace and Power Instruments, a Division of Ametek Aerospace and Defense, a Division of Ametek, Wilmington, MA; Notice of Revised Determination of Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance Capitol Records, Inc., Customer Fulfillment Operations, a Subsidiary of Emi Music, Including On-Site Leased Workers of Adecco, Jacksonville, IL; Notice of Revised Determination of Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance on Reconsideration CDI Professional Services, Workers at General Dynamics Land Systems, California Technical Center, Goleta, CA; Notice of Affirmative Determination Regarding Application for Reconsideration By letter dated December 1, 2004, a petitioner requested administrative reconsideration regarding Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance (ATAA). The certification for Trade Adjustment Assistance was signed on November 5, 2004. The notice of determination was published in the Federal Register on December 9, 2004 (69 FR 71429). The initial investigation determined that subject worker group possess skills that are easily transferable. The Department has received new information that indicates that the workers possess skills that are not easily transferable. At least five percent of the workforce at the subject firm is at least fifty years of age. Competitive conditions within the industry are adverse. By application of December 10, 2004, a petitioner requested administrative reconsideration of the Department of Labor’s Notice of Negative Determination Regarding Eligibility to Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance, applicable to workers of the subject firm. The denial was signed on November 17, 2004, and the notice of determination was published in the Federal Register on December 9, 2004 (69 FR 71428). The Department carefully reviewed the petitioner’s request for reconsideration and has determined that the Department will conduct further investigation based on new information provided. By letter dated November 19, 2004, a representative of the International Union of Electronic/Communication Workers of America, Local 201, requested administrative reconsideration regarding Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance (ATAA). The certification for Trade Adjustment Assistance was signed on October 22, 2004. The notice of determination was published in the Federal Register on November 12, 2004 (69 FR 65463). The initial investigation determined that subject worker group possess skills that are easily transferable. The petitioner provided new information to show that the workers possess skills that are not easily transferable. At least five percent of the workforce at the subject firm is at least fifty years of age. Competitive conditions within the industry are adverse. Conclusion Conclusion After careful review of the additional facts obtained on reconsideration, I conclude that the requirements of Section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended, have been met for workers at the subject firm. In accordance with the provisions of the Act, I make the following certification: After careful review of the additional facts obtained on reconsideration, I conclude that the requirements of Section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended, have been met for workers at the subject firm. In accordance with the provisions of the Act, I make the following certification: All workers of Ametek Aerospace and Power Instruments, A Division of Ametek Aerospace and Defense, A Division of Ametek, Wilmington, Massachusetts, who became totally or partially separated from employment on or after September 24, 2003, through October 22, 2006, are eligible to apply for adjustment assistance under section 223 of the Trade Act of 1974, and are also eligible to apply for alternative trade adjustment assistance under section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974. All workers of Capitol Records, Inc., Customer Fulfillment Operations, A Subsidiary of EMI Music, including on-site leased workers of Adecco, Jacksonville, Illinois, who became totally or partially separated from employment on or after September 29, 2003, through November 5, 2006, are eligible to apply for adjustment assistance under section 223 of the Trade Act of 1974, and are also eligible to apply for alternative trade adjustment assistance under section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974. VerDate jul<14>2003 14:11 Jan 19, 2005 Jkt 205001 PO 00000 Frm 00045 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Conclusion After careful review of the application, I conclude that the claim is of sufficient weight to justify reconsideration of the Department of Labor’s prior decision. The application is, therefore, granted. Signed in Washington, DC, this 30th day of December, 2004. Elliott S. Kushner, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. 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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 13 (Friday, January 21, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 3225-3226]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E5-205]


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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration

[TA-W-55,921]


AG World Support Systems, LLC, a Subsidiary of Ag World Group, 
On-Site Workers at J.R. Simplot Company, Hermiston, OR; Amended 
Certification Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment 
Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance

    In accordance with section 223 of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 
2273), the Department of Labor issued a Certification of Eligibility to 
Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance on December 14, 2004, applicable 
to workers of Ag World Support Systems, LLC, a subsidiary of Ag World 
Group, on-site at J. R. Simplot Company, Hermiston, Oregon. This notice 
will be published soon in the Federal Register.
    At the request of the State agency, the Department reviewed the 
certification for workers of the subject firm. The workers are on-site 
inspectors in support of the production of potato products.
    Information shows that the Oregon Employment Department requested 
Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance (ATAA) on behalf of the workers 
of the subject firm, but that request was not addressed in the decision 
document.
    Information obtained from the company states that a significant 
number of workers of the subject firm are age 50 or over, workers have 
skills that are not easily transferable, and conditions in the industry 
are adverse. Review of this information shows that all eligibility 
criteria under section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974 (26 U.S.C. 2813), 
as amended, have been met.
    Accordingly, the Department is amending the certification to 
reflect its finding.
    The amended notice applicable to TA-W-55,921 is hereby issued as 
follows:

Workers employed by Ag World Support Systems, LLC, a subsidiary of 
Ag World Group, Hermiston, Oregon, working at J.R. Simplot Company, 
Hermiston, Oregon, who became totally or partially separated from 
employment on or after November 2, 2003, through December 14, 2006, 
are eligible to apply for adjustment assistance under section 223 of 
the Trade Act of 1974, and are also eligible to apply for 
alternative trade adjustment assistance under Section 246 of the 
Trade Act of 1974.


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    Signed in Washington, DC, this 28th day of December, 2004.
Richard Church,
Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance.
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