Certain Tissue Paper Products from the People's Republic of China: Extension of Time Limit for Preliminary Results of the First Administrative Review, 62249-62250 [E6-17780]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 205 / Tuesday, October 24, 2006 / Notices working days prior to the meetings. Seating is available to the public on a first-come, first-served basis. The meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to the Census Bureau Committee Liaison Officer as soon as possible, preferably two weeks prior to the meeting. Dated: October 18, 2006. Charles Louis Kincannon, Director, Bureau of the Census. [FR Doc. E6–17783 Filed 10–23–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–07–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration A–570–888 Floor–Standing, Metal–Top Ironing Tables and Certain Parts Thereof From the People’s Republic of China: Notice of Extension of Time Limit for Final Results of First Antidumping Administrative Review AGENCY: Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. EFFECTIVE DATE: October 24, 2006. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kristina Boughton or Bobby Wong, AD/ CVD Operations, Office 9, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–8173 or (202) 482– 0409, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: rmajette on PROD1PC67 with NOTICES1 Background On September 12, 2006, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published in the Federal Register the preliminary results of this antidumping administrative review. Floor–Standing, Metal–Top Ironing Tables and Certain Parts Thereof from the People’s Republic of China: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, 71 FR 53655 (September 12, 2006). Extension of Time Limits for Final Results Pursuant to Section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), and section 351.213(h)(1) of the Department’s regulations, the Department shall issue the preliminary results of an administrative review within 245 days after the last day of the anniversary month of the date of publication of the order. The Act further VerDate Aug<31>2005 14:25 Oct 23, 2006 Jkt 211001 provides that the Department shall issue the final results of review within 120 days after the date on which the notice of the preliminary results was published in the Federal Register. However, if the Department determines that it is not practicable to complete the review within this time period, section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Act and section 351.213(h)(2) of the Department’s regulations allow the Department to extend the 245-day period to 365 days and the 120-day period to 180 days. In the instant review, the Department finds that the current deadline for the final results is not practicable. The Department requires additional time to conduct verifications of the exporters, and review and analyze interested party comments. As a result, the Department has determined to extend the current time limits of this administrative review. For these reasons, the Department is fully extending the time limit for the completion of these final results until no later than Monday, March 12, 2007, which is the first business day 180 days from the date on which the notice of the preliminary results was published. This notice is issued and published in accordance with sections 751(a)(3)(A) and 777(i) of the Act. Dated: October 16, 2006. Stephen J. Claeys, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E6–17781 Filed 10–23–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration A–570–894 Certain Tissue Paper Products from the People’s Republic of China: Extension of Time Limit for Preliminary Results of the First Administrative Review Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. EFFECTIVE DATE: October 24, 2006. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kristina Horgan or Bobby Wong, AD/ CVD Operations, Office 9, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–8173, or (202) 482–0409, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00012 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 62249 Background On March 30, 2005, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published in the Federal Register an antidumping duty order covering certain tissue paper from the People’s Republic of China (PRC). Notice of Amended Final Determination of Sales at Less than Fair Value and Antidumping Duty Order: Certain Tissue Paper Products from the People’s Republic of China, 70 FR 16223 (March 30, 2005). On March 2, 2006, the Department published a Notice of Opportunity to Request Administrative Review of Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation, 71 FR 10642 (March 2, 2006). On April 28, 2006, the Department initiated an administrative review of 20 companies. Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 71 FR 25145 (April 28, 2006). On August 25, 2006, Seaman Paper Company of Massachusetts, Inc., petitioner, filed a letter withdrawing its request for review of five companies, Fujian Naoshan Paper Industry Group Co., Ltd., Fuzhou Magicpro Gifts Co., Ltd., Guilin Qifeng Paper Co., Ltd., Goldwing Co., Ltd., and AR Printing and Packaging. Because petitioner was the only party to request a review of these five companies, on September 29, 2006, the Department rescinded this review with respect to these five companies. Notice of Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review: Certain Tissue Paper Products from the People’s Republic of China, 71 FR 57471 (September 29, 2006). The Department has issued its antidumping duty questionnaire to Samsam Productions Ltd. and its affiliated Chinese supplier Guangzhou Baxi Printing Products Co., Ltd. and Max Fortune Industrial Limited and Max Fortune Paper Products Co., Ltd.1 The deadline for completion of the preliminary results is currently December 1, 2006. Extension of Time Limits for Preliminary Results Section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), and 19 CFR 351.213(h)(1) require the Department to issue the preliminary results of an administrative review within 245 days after the last day of the anniversary month of the order for which the administrative review was requested, and the final results of the 1 The remaining companies have either placed statements on the record of this review claiming no shipments of subject merchandise during the period of review or have stated that they would not participate in the review. E:\FR\FM\24OCN1.SGM 24OCN1 62250 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 205 / Tuesday, October 24, 2006 / Notices review within 120 days after the date on which the notice of the preliminary results was published in the Federal Register. However, if the Department determines that it is not practicable to complete the review within this time period, section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.213(h)(2) allow the Department to extend the 245-day period to 365 days and the 120-day period to 180 days. Pursuant to section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.213(h), we determine that it is not practicable to complete this administrative review within the statutory time limit of 245 days. The Department requires additional time to issue and analyze supplemental questionnaires and conduct verifications. In particular, there are complex factors of production methodology issues, which the Department requires additional time to review. Therefore, in accordance with section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.213(h)(2), the Department is extending the time limit for the completion of these preliminary results by an additional 77 days to February 16, 2007. The final results, in turn, will be due 120 days after the date of issuance of the preliminary results, unless extended. This notice is issued and published in accordance with sections 751(a)(3)(A) and 777(i)(1) of the Act. Dated: October 16, 2006. Stephen J. Claeys, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E6–17780 Filed 10–23–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Evaluation of State Coastal Management Programs and National Estuarine Research Reserves rmajette on PROD1PC67 with NOTICES1 AGENCY: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management, National Ocean Service, Commerce. ACTION: Notice of Intent to Evaluate and Notice of Availability of Final Findings. SUMMARY: The NOAA Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management (OCRM) announces its intent to evaluate the performance of the Texas Coastal Management Program. The Coastal Zone Management Program evaluation will be conducted pursuant to section 312 of the Coastal VerDate Aug<31>2005 14:25 Oct 23, 2006 Jkt 211001 Zone Management Act of 1972, as amended (CZMA) and regulations at 15 CFR Part 923, Subpart L. The CZMA requires continuing review of the performance of states with respect to coastal program implementation. Evaluation of a Coastal Management Program requires findings concerning the extent to which a state has met the national objectives, adhered to its Coastal Management Program document approved by the Secretary of Commerce, and adhered to the terms of financial assistance awards funded under the CZMA. Each evaluation will include a site visit, consideration of public comments, and consultations with interested Federal, State, and local agencies and members of the public. Two public meetings will be held as part of the site visit. Notice is hereby given of the dates of the site visit for the listed evaluation, and the dates, local times, and locations of the public meetings during the site visit. DATE AND TIME: The Texas Coastal Management Program evaluation site visit will be held December 4–8, 2006. Two public meetings will be held during the week. The first public meeting will be held on Tuesday, December 5, 2006, at 5:30 p.m. at the Club Padre, 5800 Padre Boulevard, South Padre Island, Texas. The second public meeting will be held on Thursday, December 7, 2006, at 1 p.m. at the Stephen F. Austin Building, Room 170, 1700 North Congress Avenue, Austin, Texas. ADDRESSES: Copies of a State’s most recent performance reports, as well as OCRM’s evaluation notification and supplemental information request letters to the state, are available upon request from OCRM. Written comments from interested parties regarding this Program are encouraged and will be accepted until 15 days after the last public meeting held for the Program. Please direct written comments to Ralph Cantral, Chief, National Policy and Evaluation Division, Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management, NOS/NOAA, 1305 East-West Highway, 10th Floor, N/ORM7, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910. When the evaluation is completed, OCRM will place a notice in the Federal Register announcing the availability of the Final Evaluation Findings. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given of the availability of the final evaluation findings for the Puerto Rico, North Carolina, and American Samoa Coastal Management Programs (CMPs) and the ACE Basin (South Carolina), North Inlet/Winyah Bay PO 00000 Frm 00013 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 (South Carolina), Kachemak Bay (Alaska), and the Tijuana River (California) National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERRs). Sections 312 and 315 of the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 (CZMA), as amended, require a continuing review of the performance of coastal states with respect to approval of CMPs and the operation and management of NERRs. The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the State of North Carolina, and the Territory of American Samoa were found to be implementing and enforcing their federally approved coastal management programs, addressing the national coastal management objectives identified in CZMA Section 303(2)(A)– (K), and adhering to the programmatic terms of their financial assistance awards. The ACE Basin (South Carolina), North Inlet/Winyah Bay (South Carolina), Kachemak Bay (Alaska), and the Tijuana River (California) NERRs were found to be adhering to programmatic requirements of the NERR System. Copies of these final evaluation findings may be obtained upon written request from: Ralph Cantral, Chief, National Policy and Evaluation Division, Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management, NOS/NOAA, 1305 East-West Highway, 10th Floor, N/ ORM7, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, or Ralph.Cantral@noaa.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ralph Cantral, Chief, National Policy and Evaluation Division, Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management, NOS/NOAA, 1305 EastWest Highway, 10th Floor, N/ORM7, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, (301)563–7118. Federal Domestic Assistance Catalog 11.419: Coastal Zone Management Program Administration. Dated: October 18, 2006. Elizabeth R. Scheffler, Associate Assistant Administrator, for Management, Ocean Services and Coastal Zone Management. [FR Doc. E6–17750 Filed 10–23–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–08–P E:\FR\FM\24OCN1.SGM 24OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 205 (Tuesday, October 24, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 62249-62250]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

A-570-894


Certain Tissue Paper Products from the People's Republic of 
China: Extension of Time Limit for Preliminary Results of the First 
Administrative Review

AGENCY: Import Administration, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.

EFFECTIVE DATE: October 24, 2006.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kristina Horgan or Bobby Wong, AD/CVD 
Operations, Office 9, Import Administration, International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and 
Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-
8173, or (202) 482-0409, respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    On March 30, 2005, the Department of Commerce (the Department) 
published in the Federal Register an antidumping duty order covering 
certain tissue paper from the People's Republic of China (PRC). Notice 
of Amended Final Determination of Sales at Less than Fair Value and 
Antidumping Duty Order: Certain Tissue Paper Products from the People's 
Republic of China, 70 FR 16223 (March 30, 2005). On March 2, 2006, the 
Department published a Notice of Opportunity to Request Administrative 
Review of Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or 
Suspended Investigation, 71 FR 10642 (March 2, 2006). On April 28, 
2006, the Department initiated an administrative review of 20 
companies. Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty 
Administrative Reviews, 71 FR 25145 (April 28, 2006).
    On August 25, 2006, Seaman Paper Company of Massachusetts, Inc., 
petitioner, filed a letter withdrawing its request for review of five 
companies, Fujian Naoshan Paper Industry Group Co., Ltd., Fuzhou 
Magicpro Gifts Co., Ltd., Guilin Qifeng Paper Co., Ltd., Goldwing Co., 
Ltd., and AR Printing and Packaging. Because petitioner was the only 
party to request a review of these five companies, on September 29, 
2006, the Department rescinded this review with respect to these five 
companies. Notice of Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty 
Administrative Review: Certain Tissue Paper Products from the People's 
Republic of China, 71 FR 57471 (September 29, 2006).
    The Department has issued its antidumping duty questionnaire to 
Samsam Productions Ltd. and its affiliated Chinese supplier Guangzhou 
Baxi Printing Products Co., Ltd. and Max Fortune Industrial Limited and 
Max Fortune Paper Products Co., Ltd.\1\ The deadline for completion of 
the preliminary results is currently December 1, 2006.
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    \1\ The remaining companies have either placed statements on the 
record of this review claiming no shipments of subject merchandise 
during the period of review or have stated that they would not 
participate in the review.
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Extension of Time Limits for Preliminary Results

    Section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the 
Act), and 19 CFR 351.213(h)(1) require the Department to issue the 
preliminary results of an administrative review within 245 days after 
the last day of the anniversary month of the order for which the 
administrative review was requested, and the final results of the

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review within 120 days after the date on which the notice of the 
preliminary results was published in the Federal Register. However, if 
the Department determines that it is not practicable to complete the 
review within this time period, section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Act and 19 
CFR 351.213(h)(2) allow the Department to extend the 245-day period to 
365 days and the 120-day period to 180 days.
    Pursuant to section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.213(h), 
we determine that it is not practicable to complete this administrative 
review within the statutory time limit of 245 days. The Department 
requires additional time to issue and analyze supplemental 
questionnaires and conduct verifications. In particular, there are 
complex factors of production methodology issues, which the Department 
requires additional time to review. Therefore, in accordance with 
section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.213(h)(2), the 
Department is extending the time limit for the completion of these 
preliminary results by an additional 77 days to February 16, 2007. The 
final results, in turn, will be due 120 days after the date of issuance 
of the preliminary results, unless extended.
    This notice is issued and published in accordance with sections 
751(a)(3)(A) and 777(i)(1) of the Act.

    Dated: October 16, 2006.
Stephen J. Claeys,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration.
[FR Doc. E6-17780 Filed 10-23-06; 8:45 am]
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