In the Matter of Certain Rubber Antidegradants, Components Thereof, and Products Containing Same; Final Commission Determination Regarding Violation; Issuance of Limited Exclusion Order; Termination of Investigation, 40733-40734 [E6-11364]

Download as PDF 40733 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 137 / Tuesday, July 18, 2006 / Notices FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lillian Deitzer, Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20410; e-mail Lillian Deitzer at Lillian_L_Deitzer@HUD.gov or telephone (202) 708–2374. This is not a toll free number. Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Deitzer or from HUD’s Web site at http:// www5.hud.gov:63001/po/i/icbts/ collectionsearch.cfm. This notice informs the public that the Department of Housing and Urban Development has submitted to OMB a request for approval of the Information collection described below. This notice SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: is soliciting comments from members of the public and affecting agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond; including through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. This notice also lists the following information: Title of Proposal: Multifamily Housing Mortgage and Housing Assistance Restructuring Program (Mark to Market). OMB Approval Number: 2502–0533. Form Numbers: HUD–9624, HUD– 9625. Description of the Need for the Information and its Proposed Use: Information to analyze and reduce rents to market and restructure mortgages on multifamily properties with FHA insurance and Section 8 project-based assistance whose Section 8 rents exceed market rents. The program reduces Section 8 rents to market and restructures debt as necessary. Frequency of Submission: On occasion, Annually. Number of respondents Annual responses 104 6 Reporting Burden .............................................................................. Total Estimated Burden Hours: 663. Status: Extension of a currently approved collection. Authority: Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. 35, as amended. Dated: July 12, 2006. Lillian L. Deitzer, Departmental Paperwork Reduction Act Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E6–11361 Filed 7–17–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Inv. No. 337–TA–533] In the Matter of Certain Rubber Antidegradants, Components Thereof, and Products Containing Same; Final Commission Determination Regarding Violation; Issuance of Limited Exclusion Order; Termination of Investigation wwhite on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined to terminate the above-captioned investigation with a finding of violation of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337 (‘‘section 337’’) by two respondents and issuance of a limited exclusion order. 16:25 Jul 17, 2006 Jkt 208001 Wayne Herrington, Esq., Office of the General Counsel, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205–3090. Copies of the public version of the Commission’s opinion and all other nonconfidential documents filed in connection with this investigation are or will be available for inspection during official business hours (8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.) in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20436, telephone 202– 205–2000. General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its Internet server (http://www.usitc.gov). The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at http://www.usitc.gov/ secretary/edis.htm. Hearing-impaired persons are advised that information on this matter can be obtained by contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal on 202–205–1810. The Commission instituted this section 337 investigation on March 29, 2005, based on a complaint filed by Flexsys America LP (‘‘Flexsys’’). 70 FR 15885 (March 29, 2005). The complaint, as supplemented, alleged violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 in the importation into the United States, the sale for importation, and the sale within the United States after importation of certain rubber antidegradants, components thereof, and products SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: U.S. International Trade Commission. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: PO 00000 Frm 00048 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 × Hours per response 1.06 = Burden hours 663 containing same that infringe claims 30 and 61 of U.S. Patent No. 5,117,063 (‘‘the ’063 patent’’), claims 7 and 11 of U.S. Patent No. 5,608,111 (‘‘the ’111 patent’’), and claims 1, 32, and 40 of U.S. Patent No. 6,140,538 (‘‘the ’538 patent’’). The complaint and notice of investigation named five respondents. The investigation was subsequently terminated as to two respondents and as to the ’538 patent. On February 17, 2006, the ALJ issued his final ID finding a violation of section 337 by respondents Sinorgchem Co., Shandong, (‘‘Sinorgchem’’) and Sovereign Chemical Company (‘‘Sovereign’’), but finding no violation of section 337 by respondent Korea Kumho Petrochemical Co., Ltd. (‘‘KKPC’’). The ALJ recommended that the Commission issue limited exclusion orders, but did not recommend that any bond be imposed for importations during the Presidential review period. All parties petitioned for review of various parts of the final ID. On April 13, 2006, the Commission issued notice that it had determined to review the final ID in its entirety and received review submissions from all the parties, including submissions on remedy, public interest, and bonding. The Commission also received submissions from three non-parties. Respondent KKPC moved to strike these three submissions as well as Attachment 1 to Flexsys’ initial review submission. KKPC also moved for leave to file a reply to Flexsys’ response to its motion to strike. E:\FR\FM\18JYN1.SGM 18JYN1 40734 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 137 / Tuesday, July 18, 2006 / Notices Having examined the relevant portions of the record in this investigation, including the ALJ’s initial and recommended determinations, the written submissions on the issues on review and on remedy, public interest, and bonding, and the replies thereto, the Commission determined (1) That there is a violation of section 337 by Sinorgchem and Sovereign, but no violation by KKPC; (2) to not reach the licensing and estoppel defenses raised by KKPC; (3) that the appropriate remedy for the violation by Sinorgchem and Sovereign is a limited exclusion order; and (4) to deny as moot KKPC’s motion to strike and its motion for leave to file a reply. The Commission also determined that the public interest factors enumerated in section 337(d) do not preclude the issuance of the aforementioned remedial order and that no bond should be set for importation during the Presidential review period. The Commission’s remedial order was delivered to the United States Trade Representative on the date of its issuance. This action is taken under the authority of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, 19 U.S.C. 1337, the Administrative Procedure Act, and sections 210.41–51 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, 19 CFR 210.41–51. By order of the Commission. Issued: July 13, 2006. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. E6–11364 Filed 7–17–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives [OMB Number 1140–0084] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested 30-day notice of information collection under review: Application and Permit for Temporary Importation of Firearms and Ammunition by Nonimmigrant Aliens. wwhite on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES ACTION: The Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:25 Jul 17, 2006 Jkt 208001 obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register Volume 71, Number 93, pages 28050– 28051 on May 15, 2006, allowing for a 60 day comment period. The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days for public comment until August 17, 2006. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the items contained in this notice, especially the estimated public burden and associated response time, should be directed to The Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20503. Additionally, comments may be submitted to OMB via facsimile to (202) 395–5806. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: —Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; —Evaluate the accuracy of the agencies estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; —Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and —Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Overview of This Information Collection (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently approved collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Application and Permit for Temporary Importation of Firearms and Ammunition by Nonimmigrant Aliens. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Justice sponsoring the collection: Form Number: ATF F 6NIA (5330.3D). Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. PO 00000 Frm 00049 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Individuals or households. Other: none. Abstract: This information collection is needed to determine if the firearms or ammunition listed on the application qualify for importation and to certify that a nonimmigrant alien is in compliance with 18 U.S.C. 922(g)(5)(B). This application will also serve as the authorization for importation. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: There will be an estimated 15,000 respondents, who will complete the form within approximately 30 minutes. (6) An estimate of the total burden (in hours) associated with the collection: There are an estimated 7,500 total burden hours associated with this collection. If additional information is required contact: Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Policy and Planning Staff, Justice Management Division, Suite 1600, Patrick Henry Building, 601 D Street NW., Washington, DC 20530. Dated: July 11, 2006. Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, Department of Justice. [FR Doc. E6–11310 Filed 7–17–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–FY–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives [OMB Number: 1140–0003] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested 60-day notice of information collection under review: Report of Multiple Sale or Other Disposition of Pistols and Revolvers. ACTION: The Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for sixty days until September 18, 2006. E:\FR\FM\18JYN1.SGM 18JYN1

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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Inv. No. 337-TA-533]


In the Matter of Certain Rubber Antidegradants, Components 
Thereof, and Products Containing Same; Final Commission Determination 
Regarding Violation; Issuance of Limited Exclusion Order; Termination 
of Investigation

AGENCY: U.S. International Trade Commission.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade 
Commission has determined to terminate the above-captioned 
investigation with a finding of violation of section 337 of the Tariff 
Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337 (``section 337'') by two 
respondents and issuance of a limited exclusion order.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Wayne Herrington, Esq., Office of the 
General Counsel, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, 
SW., Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205-3090. Copies of the 
public version of the Commission's opinion and all other 
nonconfidential documents filed in connection with this investigation 
are or will be available for inspection during official business hours 
(8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.) in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. 
International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 
20436, telephone 202-205-2000. General information concerning the 
Commission may also be obtained by accessing its Internet server 
(http://www.usitc.gov). The public record for this investigation may be 
viewed on the Commission's electronic docket (EDIS) at http://
www.usitc.gov/secretary/edis.htm. Hearing-impaired persons are advised 
that information on this matter can be obtained by contacting the 
Commission's TDD terminal on 202-205-1810.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Commission instituted this section 337 
investigation on March 29, 2005, based on a complaint filed by Flexsys 
America LP (``Flexsys''). 70 FR 15885 (March 29, 2005). The complaint, 
as supplemented, alleged violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 
1930 in the importation into the United States, the sale for 
importation, and the sale within the United States after importation of 
certain rubber antidegradants, components thereof, and products 
containing same that infringe claims 30 and 61 of U.S. Patent No. 
5,117,063 (``the '063 patent''), claims 7 and 11 of U.S. Patent No. 
5,608,111 (``the '111 patent''), and claims 1, 32, and 40 of U.S. 
Patent No. 6,140,538 (``the '538 patent''). The complaint and notice of 
investigation named five respondents. The investigation was 
subsequently terminated as to two respondents and as to the '538 
patent.
    On February 17, 2006, the ALJ issued his final ID finding a 
violation of section 337 by respondents Sinorgchem Co., Shandong, 
(``Sinorgchem'') and Sovereign Chemical Company (``Sovereign''), but 
finding no violation of section 337 by respondent Korea Kumho 
Petrochemical Co., Ltd. (``KKPC''). The ALJ recommended that the 
Commission issue limited exclusion orders, but did not recommend that 
any bond be imposed for importations during the Presidential review 
period. All parties petitioned for review of various parts of the final 
ID.
    On April 13, 2006, the Commission issued notice that it had 
determined to review the final ID in its entirety and received review 
submissions from all the parties, including submissions on remedy, 
public interest, and bonding. The Commission also received submissions 
from three non-parties. Respondent KKPC moved to strike these three 
submissions as well as Attachment 1 to Flexsys' initial review 
submission. KKPC also moved for leave to file a reply to Flexsys' 
response to its motion to strike.

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    Having examined the relevant portions of the record in this 
investigation, including the ALJ's initial and recommended 
determinations, the written submissions on the issues on review and on 
remedy, public interest, and bonding, and the replies thereto, the 
Commission determined (1) That there is a violation of section 337 by 
Sinorgchem and Sovereign, but no violation by KKPC; (2) to not reach 
the licensing and estoppel defenses raised by KKPC; (3) that the 
appropriate remedy for the violation by Sinorgchem and Sovereign is a 
limited exclusion order; and (4) to deny as moot KKPC's motion to 
strike and its motion for leave to file a reply.
    The Commission also determined that the public interest factors 
enumerated in section 337(d) do not preclude the issuance of the 
aforementioned remedial order and that no bond should be set for 
importation during the Presidential review period. The Commission's 
remedial order was delivered to the United States Trade Representative 
on the date of its issuance.
    This action is taken under the authority of section 337 of the 
Tariff Act of 1930, 19 U.S.C. 1337, the Administrative Procedure Act, 
and sections 210.41-51 of the Commission's Rules of Practice and 
Procedure, 19 CFR 210.41-51.

    By order of the Commission.

    Issued: July 13, 2006.
Marilyn R. Abbott,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. E6-11364 Filed 7-17-06; 8:45 am]
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