Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance, 71193-71194 [E6-20841]

Download as PDF 71193 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 236 / Friday, December 8, 2006 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF LABOR DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Employment and Training Administration [TA–W–60,433] Moll Industries, Fort Smith Division, Fort Smith, AR; Notice of Termination of Investigation Pursuant to Section 221 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended, an investigation was initiated on November 15, 2006 in response to a petition filed by a Company Official and on behalf of workers at Moll Industries, Fort Smith Division, Fort Smith, Arkansas. The petitioner has requested that the petition be withdrawn. Consequently, the investigation has been terminated. Signed at Washington, DC, this 27th day of November, 2006. Elliott S. Kushner, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E6–20838 Filed 12–7–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–30–P Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance Petitions have been filed with the Secretary of Labor under Section 221(a) of the Trade Act of 1974 (‘‘the Act’’) and are identified in the Appendix to this notice. Upon receipt of these petitions, the Director of the Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance, Employment and Training Administration, has instituted investigations pursuant to Section 221(a) of the Act. The purpose of each of the investigations is to determine whether the workers are eligible to apply for adjustment assistance under Title II, Chapter 2, of the Act. The investigations will further relate, as appropriate, to the determination of the date on which total or partial separations began or threatened to begin and the subdivision of the firm involved. The petitioners or any other persons showing a substantial interest in the subject matter of the investigations may request a public hearing, provided such request is filed in writing with the Director, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance, at the address shown below, not later than December 18, 2006. Interested persons are invited to submit written comments regarding the subject matter of the investigations to the Director, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance, at the address shown below, not later than December 18, 2006. The petitions filed in this case are available for inspection at the Office of the Director, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance, Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, Room C–5311, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20210. Dated: November 28, 2006. Linda G. Poole, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. APPENDIX [TAA petitions instituted between 11/20/06 and 11/24/06] TA–W Subject firm (petitioners) Location 60457 ............. NewPage—Luke Maryland Coated Paper Mill (Comp). Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel Corp. (Union) ....... Sandusky Limited (Wkrs) ............................... Roseburg Forest Products (Union) ................ Davis Industries Inc./dba Astro-Lounger/ Davis (Comp). St. Louis Braid (Union) ................................... Cott Wyomissing (IBT) ................................... Key Technology (State) ................................. Emerson Motors (Wkrs) ................................. International Textile Group (Comp) ............... Spaulding Lighting (IUE) ................................ USR Metals, Inc. (Comp) ............................... TMT International, Inc. (Wkrs) ....................... Lanxess Corporation (Wkrs) .......................... Armstrong Wood Products (Comp) ................ Camillus Cutlery Company (USW) ................ R.G. Barry Corporation (Wkrs) ...................... General Chemical Performance Products (Comp). Deco Engineering, Inc. (Comp) ..................... Ultra Flex (Comp) ........................................... American Uniform Company (Comp) ............. Ford Motor Company (UAW) ......................... Omnova Solutions (Wkrs) .............................. Emcor Facilities Services, Inc. (Wkrs) ........... Luke, MD ........................................................ 11/20/06 11/20/06 Allenport, PA .................................................. Sandusky, OH ................................................ Coquille, OR ................................................... Houlka, MS ..................................................... 11/20/06 11/20/06 11/20/06 11/21/06 11/08/06 11/20/06 11/10/06 11/17/06 St. Louis, MO ................................................. Wyomissing, PA ............................................. Medford, OR ................................................... Paragould, AR ................................................ Cordova, NC .................................................. Cincinnati, OH ................................................ Bloomsburg, PA ............................................. Elgin, TX ......................................................... Wellford, SC ................................................... Nashville, TN .................................................. Camillus, NY .................................................. Pickerington, OH ............................................ Newark, NJ ..................................................... 11/21/06 11/21/06 11/21/06 11/21/06 11/21/06 11/22/06 11/22/06 11/22/06 11/22/06 11/22/06 11/22/06 11/22/06 11/24/06 11/21/06 11/20/06 11/20/06 11/20/06 11/20/06 11/20/06 11/20/06 11/21/06 11/10/06 11/21/06 11/16/06 11/13/06 11/22/06 Royal Oak, MI ................................................ High Point, NC ............................................... Cleveland, TN ................................................ Hazelwood, MO .............................................. Auburn, PA ..................................................... Costa Mesa, CA ............................................. 11/24/06 11/24/06 11/24/06 11/24/06 11/24/06 11/24/06 11/22/06 11/22/06 11/22/06 11/21/06 11/16/06 11/22/06 ............. ............. ............. ............. 60462 60463 60464 60465 60466 60467 60468 60469 60470 60471 60472 60473 60474 ............. ............. ............. ............. ............. ............. ............. ............. ............. ............. ............. ............. ............. 60475 60476 60477 60478 60479 60480 sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES 60458 60459 60460 60461 ............. ............. ............. ............. ............. ............. VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:05 Dec 07, 2006 Jkt 211001 PO 00000 Frm 00074 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\08DEN1.SGM Date of institution 08DEN1 Date of petition 71194 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 236 / Friday, December 8, 2006 / Notices [FR Doc. E6–20841 Filed 12–7–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–30–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR 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. Dated: November 30, 2006. Elliott S. Kushner, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E6–20833 Filed 12–7–06; 8:45 am] Employment and Training Administration [TA–W–58,831] BILLING CODE 4510–30–P Water Pik, Inc. Personal Healthcare Products Including Former On-Site Leased Workers of AppleOne Currently Employed With Employment Solutions, Loveland, CO; Amended Certification Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES In accordance with Section 223 of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2273), and Section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974 (26 U.S.C. 2813), as amended, the Department of Labor issued a Certification of Eligibility to Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance on March 24, 2006, applicable to workers of Water Pik, Inc., Personal Healthcare Products, including on-site leased workers of AppleOne, Loveland, Colorado. The notice was published in the Federal Register on April 12, 2006 (71 FR 18772). At the request of the State agency, the Department reviewed the certification for workers of the subject firm. The workers are engaged in the production of water treatment filtration and shower heads. New information shows that in August 2006, the leased workers of AppleOne, employed on-site at the Loveland, Colorado location of Water Pik, Inc., Personal Healthcare Products, became employees of Employment Solutions due to a change in contracting firms. Accordingly, the Department is amending this certification to properly reflect this matter. The intent of the Department’s certification is to include all workers employed at Water Pik, Inc., Personal Healthcare Products, Loveland, Colorado who were adversely affected by a shift in production to China. The amended notice applicable to TA–W–58,831 is hereby issued as follows: All workers of Water Pik, Inc., Personal Healthcare Products, including former on-site leased workers of AppleOne, currently employed with Employment Solutions, Loveland, Colorado, who became totally or partially separated from employment on or after February 10, 2005, through March 24, 2008, are eligible to apply for adjustment VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:05 Dec 07, 2006 Jkt 211001 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Notice of Determinations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance In accordance with Section 223 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended (19 U.S.C. 2273) the Department of Labor herein presents summaries of determinations regarding eligibility to apply for trade adjustment assistance for workers (TA–W) number and alternative trade adjustment assistance (ATAA) by (TA–W) number issued during the period of November 20 through November 24, 2006. In order for an affirmative determination to be made for workers of a primary firm and a certification issued regarding eligibility to apply for worker adjustment assistance, each of the group eligibility requirements of Section 222(a) of the Act must be met. I. Section (a)(2)(A) all of the following must be satisfied: A. A significant number or proportion of the workers in such workers’ firm, or an appropriate subdivision of the firm, have become totally or partially separated, or are threatened to become totally or partially separated; B. The sales or production, or both, of such firm or subdivision have decreased absolutely; and C. Increased imports of articles like or directly competitive with articles produced by such firm or subdivision have contributed importantly to such workers’ separation or threat of separation and to the decline in sales or production of such firm or subdivision; or II. Section (a)(2)(B) both of the following must be satisfied: A. A significant number or proportion of the workers in such workers’ firm, or an appropriate subdivision of the firm, have become totally or partially separated, or are threatened to become totally or partially separated; B. There has been a shift in production by such workers’ firm or PO 00000 Frm 00075 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 subdivision to a foreign country of articles like or directly competitive with articles which are produced by such firm or subdivision; and C. One of the following must be satisfied: 1. The country to which the workers’ firm has shifted production of the articles is a party to a free trade agreement with the United States; 2. The country to which the workers’ firm has shifted production of the articles to a beneficiary country under the Andean Trade Preference Act, African Growth and Opportunity Act, or the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act; or 3. There has been or is likely to be an increase in imports of articles that are like or directly competitive with articles which are or were produced by such firm or subdivision. Also, in order for an affirmative determination to be made for secondarily affected workers of a firm and a certification issued regarding eligibility to apply for worker adjustment assistance, each of the group eligibility requirements of Section 222(b) of the Act must be met. (1) Significant number or proportion of the workers in the workers’ firm or an appropriate subdivision of the firm have become totally or partially separated, or are threatened to become totally or partially separated; (2) The workers’ firm (or subdivision) is a supplier or downstream producer to a firm (or subdivision) that employed a group of workers who received a certification of eligibility to apply for trade adjustment assistance benefits and such supply or production is related to the article that was the basis for such certification; and (3) Either— (A) The workers’ firm is a supplier and the component parts it supplied for the firm (or subdivision) described in paragraph (2) accounted for at least 20 percent of the production or sales of the workers’ firm; or (B) A loss or business by the workers’ firm with the firm (or subdivision) described in paragraph (2) contributed importantly to the workers’ separation or threat of separation. In order for the Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance to issued a certification of eligibility to apply for Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance (ATAA) for older workers, the group eligibility requirements of Section 246(a)(3)(A)(ii) of the Trade Act must be met. 1. Whether a significant number of workers in the workers’ firm are 50 years of age or older. E:\FR\FM\08DEN1.SGM 08DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 236 (Friday, December 8, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 71193-71194]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-20841]


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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration


Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility To Apply 
for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment 
Assistance

    Petitions have been filed with the Secretary of Labor under Section 
221(a) of the Trade Act of 1974 (``the Act'') and are identified in the 
Appendix to this notice. Upon receipt of these petitions, the Director 
of the Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance, Employment and Training 
Administration, has instituted investigations pursuant to Section 
221(a) of the Act.
    The purpose of each of the investigations is to determine whether 
the workers are eligible to apply for adjustment assistance under Title 
II, Chapter 2, of the Act. The investigations will further relate, as 
appropriate, to the determination of the date on which total or partial 
separations began or threatened to begin and the subdivision of the 
firm involved.
    The petitioners or any other persons showing a substantial interest 
in the subject matter of the investigations may request a public 
hearing, provided such request is filed in writing with the Director, 
Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance, at the address shown below, 
not later than December 18, 2006.
    Interested persons are invited to submit written comments regarding 
the subject matter of the investigations to the Director, Division of 
Trade Adjustment Assistance, at the address shown below, not later than 
December 18, 2006.
    The petitions filed in this case are available for inspection at 
the Office of the Director, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance, 
Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, Room 
C-5311, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20210.

    Dated: November 28, 2006.
Linda G. Poole,
Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance.

                                                    Appendix
                            [TAA petitions instituted between 11/20/06 and 11/24/06]
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                                 Subject firm                                         Date of         Date of
          TA-W                   (petitioners)                 Location             institution      petition
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60457...................  NewPage--Luke Maryland      Luke, MD..................        11/20/06        11/20/06
                           Coated Paper Mill (Comp).
60458...................  Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel   Allenport, PA.............        11/20/06        11/08/06
                           Corp. (Union).
60459...................  Sandusky Limited (Wkrs)...  Sandusky, OH..............        11/20/06        11/20/06
60460...................  Roseburg Forest Products    Coquille, OR..............        11/20/06        11/10/06
                           (Union).
60461...................  Davis Industries Inc./dba   Houlka, MS................        11/21/06        11/17/06
                           Astro-Lounger/Davis
                           (Comp).
60462...................  St. Louis Braid (Union)...  St. Louis, MO.............        11/21/06        11/21/06
60463...................  Cott Wyomissing (IBT).....  Wyomissing, PA............        11/21/06        11/20/06
60464...................  Key Technology (State)....  Medford, OR...............        11/21/06        11/20/06
60465...................  Emerson Motors (Wkrs).....  Paragould, AR.............        11/21/06        11/20/06
60466...................  International Textile       Cordova, NC...............        11/21/06        11/20/06
                           Group (Comp).
60467...................  Spaulding Lighting (IUE)..  Cincinnati, OH............        11/22/06        11/20/06
60468...................  USR Metals, Inc. (Comp)...  Bloomsburg, PA............        11/22/06        11/20/06
60469...................  TMT International, Inc.     Elgin, TX.................        11/22/06        11/21/06
                           (Wkrs).
60470...................  Lanxess Corporation (Wkrs)  Wellford, SC..............        11/22/06        11/10/06
60471...................  Armstrong Wood Products     Nashville, TN.............        11/22/06        11/21/06
                           (Comp).
60472...................  Camillus Cutlery Company    Camillus, NY..............        11/22/06        11/16/06
                           (USW).
60473...................  R.G. Barry Corporation      Pickerington, OH..........        11/22/06        11/13/06
                           (Wkrs).
60474...................  General Chemical            Newark, NJ................        11/24/06        11/22/06
                           Performance Products
                           (Comp).
60475...................  Deco Engineering, Inc.      Royal Oak, MI.............        11/24/06        11/22/06
                           (Comp).
60476...................  Ultra Flex (Comp).........  High Point, NC............        11/24/06        11/22/06
60477...................  American Uniform Company    Cleveland, TN.............        11/24/06        11/22/06
                           (Comp).
60478...................  Ford Motor Company (UAW)..  Hazelwood, MO.............        11/24/06        11/21/06
60479...................  Omnova Solutions (Wkrs)...  Auburn, PA................        11/24/06        11/16/06
60480...................  Emcor Facilities Services,  Costa Mesa, CA............        11/24/06        11/22/06
                           Inc. (Wkrs).
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