North American Free-Trade Agreement, Article 1904 NAFTA Panel Reviews; Notice of Completion of Panel Review, 11847-11848 [E7-4653]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 49 / Wednesday, March 14, 2007 / Notices receipt of the objection, it is the sender’s responsibility to ensure timely receipt by other means. Fax: The number to use for faxing written objections is: (303) 275–5482. Objections that are delivered by hand, by express delivery, or messenger service must be done so during business hours, Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) from 7:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., Mountain Time, at: USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Region, ATTN: Rick Cables, Regional Forester and Grasslands Plan Reviewing Officer, 740 Simms Street, Golden, CO 80401. Objections must be postmarked, emailed, faxed, or hand-delivered within 30 days following the date of publication of the legal notice in the Pueblo Chieftain, Pueblo, Colorado. The pre-decisional Grasslands Plan and supporting documents can be accessed, viewed, and downloaded at the following Web site: http:// www.fs.fed.us/r2/psicc/projects/ forest_revision/. The Grasslands Plan is also available in paper copy or compact disc (CD) formats by request. Note that all objections, including names and addresses, become part of the public record and are subject to Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests, except for proprietary documents and information. Dated: March 8, 2007. Robert J. Leaverton, Forest Supervisor. [FR Doc. 07–1178 Filed 3–13–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–ES–M DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration North American Free-Trade Agreement, Article 1904 NAFTA Panel Reviews; Request for Panel Review NAFTA Secretariat, United States Section, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of First Request for Panel Review. cprice-sewell on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: On March 2, 2007, Mueller Industries, Inc. (Memphis, Tennessee), Streamline Copper & Brass Ltd. (Strathroy, Ontario) and affiliated companies within the Mueller Group (collectively referred to herein as ‘‘Mueller’’) are the interested Parties; filed a First Request for Panel Review with the Canadian Section of the NAFTA Secretariat pursuant to Article 1904 of the North American Free Trade Agreement. Panel review was requested VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:03 Mar 13, 2007 Jkt 211001 of the final determination of dumping made by the Canada Border Services Agency, respecting Certain Copper Pipe Fittings Originating In Or Exported From the United States of America. This determination was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I, (Vol. 141, No. 5, pp. 188) on February 3, 2007. The NAFTA Secretariat has assigned Case Number CDA–USA–2007–1904–01 to this request. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Caratina L. Alston, United States Secretary, NAFTA Secretariat, Suite 2061, 14th and Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC 20230, (202) 482–5438. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Chapter 19 of the North American Free-Trade Agreement (‘‘Agreement’’) establishes a mechanism to replace domestic judicial review of final determinations in antidumping and countervailing duty cases involving imports from a NAFTA country with review by independent binational panels. When a Request for Panel Review is filed, a panel is established to act in place of national courts to review expeditiously the final determination to determine whether it conforms with the antidumping or countervailing duty law of the country that made the determination. Under Article 1904 of the Agreement, which came into force on January 1, 1994, the Government of the United States, the Government of Canada and the Government of Mexico established Rules of Procedure for Article 1904 Binational Panel Reviews (‘‘Rules’’). These Rules were published in the Federal Register on February 23, 1994 (59 FR 8686). A first Request for Panel Review was filed with the Canadian Section of the NAFTA Secretariat, pursuant to Article 1904 of the Agreement, on March 2, 2007, requesting panel review of the final determination described above. The Rules provide that: (a) A Party or interested person may challenge the final determination in whole or in part by filing a Complaint in accordance with Rule 39 within 30 days after the filing of the first Request for Panel Review (the deadline for filing a Complaint is April 2, 2007); (b) A Party, investigating authority or interested person that does not file a Complaint but that intends to appear in support of any reviewable portion of the final determination may participate in the panel review by filing a Notice of Appearance in accordance with Rule 40 within 45 days after the filing of the first Request for Panel Review (the deadline for filing a Notice of Appearance is April 16, 2007); and (c) The panel review shall be limited to the allegations of error of fact or law, PO 00000 Frm 00025 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 11847 including the jurisdiction of the investigating authority, that are set out in the Complaints filed in the panel review and the procedural and substantive defenses raised in the panel review. Dated: March 8, 2007. Caratina L. Alston, United States Secretary, NAFTA Secretariat. [FR Doc. E7–4570 Filed 3–13–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–GT–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration North American Free-Trade Agreement, Article 1904 NAFTA Panel Reviews; Notice of Completion of Panel Review NAFTA Secretariat, United States Section, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. AGENCY: Notice of Completion of Panel Review of the final remand determination of the antidumping duty administrative review and determination not to revoke made by the U.S. International Trade Administration, in the matter of Oil Country Tubular Goods from Mexico, Secretariat File No. USA/MEX–2001– 1904–05. ACTION: SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Order of the Binational Panel dated January 16, 2007, affirming the final remand determination described above was completed on January 16, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Caratina L. Alston, United States Secretary, NAFTA Secretariat, Suite 2061, 14th and Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC 20230, (202) 482–5438. On January 16, 2007, the Binational Panel issued an order which affirmed the final remand determination of the United States International Trade Administration (‘‘ITA’’) concerning Oil Country Tubular Goods from Mexico. The Secretariat was instructed to issue a Notice of Completion of Panel Review on the 31st day following the issuance of the Notice of Final Panel Action, if no request for an Extraordinary Challenge was filed. No such request was filed. Therefore, on the basis of the Panel Order and Rule 80 of the Article 1904 Panel Rules, the Panel Review was completed and the panelists discharged from their duties effective March 5, 2007. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\14MRN1.SGM 14MRN1 11848 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 49 / Wednesday, March 14, 2007 / Notices Dated: March 9, 2007. Caratina L. Alston, United States Secretary, NAFTA Secretariat. [FR Doc. E7–4653 Filed 3–13–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–GT–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [I.D. 030107E] Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council); Public Meetings; Republication National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council) will convene public meetings. DATES: The meetings will be held March 26 - 30, 2007. ADDRESSES: The meetings will be held at the Embassy Suites, 570 Scenic Gulf Drive, Destin, FL 32550. Council address: Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, 2203 North Lois Avenue, Suite 1100, Tampa, FL 33607. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Wayne E. Swingle, Executive Director, Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; telephone: (813) 348–1630. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice published in the Federal Register on March 7, 2007 (72 FR 10171). It is being republished in its entirety due to additional agenda items. SUMMARY: cprice-sewell on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Council Thursday, March 29, 2007 8:30 a.m. - The Council meeting will begin with a review of the agenda and minutes. 8:45 a.m. to 9 a.m. - Public testimony on exempted fishing permits (EFPs), if any. 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. - The Council will hold an Open Public Comment Period regarding any fishery issue or concern. People wishing to speak before the Council should complete a public comment card prior to the comment period. The Council will then review and discuss reports from the previous three day’s committee meetings as follows: 1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. - Joint Reef Fish/ Shrimp Management; 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. - Reef Fish Management; 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. - CLOSED SESSION for Advisory Panel (AP) and VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:03 Mar 13, 2007 Jkt 211001 Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) Section Committees and Reef Fish Committee. Friday, March 30, 2007 8:30 a.m. - The Council meeting will reconvene to continue reviewing and discussing reports from the previous three day’s committee meetings as follows: 8:30 a.m. - 9 a.m. - Mackerel Management; 9 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. - Joint Reef Fish/ Mackerel/Red Drum; 9:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. - Budget/ Personnel; 9:45 a.m. - 10 a.m. - Data Collection; 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. - Administrative Policy; and. 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. - Other Business items. Committees Monday, March 26, 2007 1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. - CLOSED SESSION - The AP Selection Committee will meet to appoint AP members. 3:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. - CLOSED SESSION - The SSC Selection Committee will meet to appoint SSC, Stock Assessment Panel (SAP) and Socioeconomic Panel (SEP) members. 5 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. - The Budget/ Personnel Committee will meet to discuss the State Liaison Budget Increases. 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - NMFS Public Scoping Session on Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (Magnuson-Stevens Act) provision regarding National Environmental Protection Agency (NEPA) review for fisheries management actions. Tuesday March 27, 2007 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. - The Joint Reef Fish/Shrimp Management Committee will meet to review Southeast Fishery Science Center (SEFSC) Analyses Runs. The Committee will also review the current Public Hearing Draft of Reef Fish Amendment 27/Shrimp Amendment 14 and the SSC’s recommendations; the NMFS’ FEIS and Interim Rule for Red Snapper; the SEFSC Report on Release Mortality in Relation to Depth and Dolphin Predation, the Framework Action to Revise the List of Allowable bycatch reduction devices (BRDs); NMFS Interim Rule for Red Snapper; and an Options Paper for Reef Fish Amendment 31/Shrimp Amendment 15. 1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. - The Joint Reef Fish/Shrimp Management Committee continues. 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - NMFS Public Scoping Session on guidance for use of the annual catch limits. PO 00000 Frm 00026 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Wednesday, March 28, 2007 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. - The Reef Fish Management Committee will meet to discuss the updates on Reef Fish Amendment 29; the Ad Hoc Grouper Individual Fishing Quota (IFQ) AP recommendations for an IFQ program; the Guidelines for a Referendum for Grouper/Tilefish IFQ; the Scoping Document for Amendment 30; and possibly consider NMFS communications protocol allowing VMS units to be ‘‘powered down’’ when in port; PARTIALLY CLOSED SESSION the formation of an Ad Hoc Recreational Red Snapper AP for developing new ideas to manage recreational and forhire red snapper fisheries. 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. - The Joint Reef Fish/Mackerel/Red Drum Committees will meet to discuss the Status Report on a Public Hearing Draft for the Generic Aquaculture Amendment and SSC Recommendations on completing a Red Drum SEDAR Stock Assessment. 2:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. - The Administrative Policy Committee will meet to discuss the Magnuson-Stevens Act Requirements for Annual Catch Limits. 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. - The Data Collection Committee will meet to discuss a paper for an Amendment to Require Trip Tickets for Recreational-For-Hire Sector. 5 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. - The Mackerel Management Committee will meet to reconsider the Joint Mackerel Management Committee report and an associated scoping document for Amendment 16 to the Coastal Migratory Pelagics Fishery Management Plan (FMP) from its September 18 & 19, 2006 meeting. 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. - NMFS will provide an update on the Red Snapper IFQ program and there will be a Question and Answer Session. The committee reports will be presented to the Council for consideration on Thursday March 29, and on Friday, March 30, 2007. Although other non-emergency issues not on the agendas may come before the Council and Committees for discussion, in accordance with the MagnusonStevens Act, those issues may not be the subject of formal action during these meetings. Actions of the Council and Committees will be restricted to those issues specifically identified in the agendas and any issues arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action under Section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens Act, provided the public has been notified of the Council’s intent to take action to address the emergency. The established times for addressing items on the E:\FR\FM\14MRN1.SGM 14MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 49 (Wednesday, March 14, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Pages 11847-11848]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E7-4653]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


North American Free-Trade Agreement, Article 1904 NAFTA Panel 
Reviews; Notice of Completion of Panel Review

AGENCY: NAFTA Secretariat, United States Section, International Trade 
Administration, Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of Completion of Panel Review of the final remand 
determination of the antidumping duty administrative review and 
determination not to revoke made by the U.S. International Trade 
Administration, in the matter of Oil Country Tubular Goods from Mexico, 
Secretariat File No. USA/MEX-2001-1904-05.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Order of the Binational Panel dated January 
16, 2007, affirming the final remand determination described above was 
completed on January 16, 2007.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Caratina L. Alston, United States 
Secretary, NAFTA Secretariat, Suite 2061, 14th and Constitution Avenue, 
Washington, DC 20230, (202) 482-5438.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On January 16, 2007, the Binational Panel 
issued an order which affirmed the final remand determination of the 
United States International Trade Administration (``ITA'') concerning 
Oil Country Tubular Goods from Mexico. The Secretariat was instructed 
to issue a Notice of Completion of Panel Review on the 31st day 
following the issuance of the Notice of Final Panel Action, if no 
request for an Extraordinary Challenge was filed. No such request was 
filed. Therefore, on the basis of the Panel Order and Rule 80 of the 
Article 1904 Panel Rules, the Panel Review was completed and the 
panelists discharged from their duties effective March 5, 2007.


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    Dated: March 9, 2007.
Caratina L. Alston,
United States Secretary, NAFTA Secretariat.
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