Notice of Determinations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance, 4633-4635 [E8-1282]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 17 / Friday, January 25, 2008 / Notices a DEA Certificate of Registration as a practitioner be, and it hereby is, denied. This order is effective February 25, 2008. Dated: January 17, 2008. Michele M. Leonhart, Deputy Administrator. [FR Doc. E8–1241 Filed 1–24–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–09–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Office of the Secretary Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES January 18, 2008. The Department of Labor (DOL) hereby announces the submission of the following public information collection requests (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13, 44 U.S.C. chapter 35). 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Title: Certification of Funeral Expenses. OMB Control Number: 1215–0027. Form Number: LS–265. Estimated Number of Respondents: 195. Total Estimated Annual Burden Hours: 49. Total Estimated Cost Burden: $86. Affected Public: Private Sector: Business or other for-profits. Description: The Form LS–265 is used to report funeral expenses payable under section 9(a) of the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Act [ 33 U.S.C. 909]. Agency: Employment Standards Administration. Type of Review: Revision of currently approved collection. Title: Comparability of Current Work to Coal Mine Employment. OMB Control Number: 1215–0056. Form Numbers: CM–913 (the Forms CM–918 and CM–1093 are being discontinued). Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,350. Total Estimated Annual Burden Hours: 675. Total Estimated Cost Burden: $594. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Description: Once a miner has been identified as having performed non-coal mine work subsequent to coal mine employment, the miner or the miner’s survivor is asked to complete a Form CM–913. The Form is used to compare the physical demands of the miner’s coal mine work with last or current noncoal mine work. This employment information, together with medical information, is used to establish whether the miner is totally disabled due to black lung disease caused by coal mine employment, a criterion for entitlement of benefits. Information collected on the Form CM–913 helps DOL to determine if the miner has or had a reduced ability to perform his usual and customary coal mine work. The Black Lung Benefits Act, as amended, 30 U.S.C. 901 et. seq. and 20 PO 00000 Frm 00118 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 4633 CFR 718.204(b)(1) necessitate the collection of this information. Darrin A. King, Acting Departmental Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E8–1291 Filed 1–24–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–CK–P 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 January 7 through January 11, 2008. 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 subdivision to a foreign country of articles like or directly competitive with articles which are produced by such firm or subdivision; and E:\FR\FM\25JAN1.SGM 25JAN1 jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES 4634 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 17 / Friday, January 25, 2008 / Notices 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 issue 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. 2. Whether the workers in the workers’ firm possess skills that are not easily transferable. VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:59 Jan 24, 2008 Jkt 214001 3. The competitive conditions within the workers’ industry (i.e., conditions within the industry are adverse). Affirmative Determinations for Worker Adjustment Assistance The following certifications have been issued. The date following the company name and location of each determination references the impact date for all workers of such determination. The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of Section 222(a)(2)(A) (increased imports) of the Trade Act have been met. None. The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of Section 222(a)(2)(B) (shift in production) of the Trade Act have been met. TA–W–62,531; Nova Measuring Instruments, Inc., Microstructure Division, Also known as Hypernex, State College, PA: November 20, 2006. The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of Section 222(b) (supplier to a firm whose workers are certified eligible to apply for TAA) of the Trade Act have been met. None. The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of Section 222(b) (downstream producer for a firm whose workers are certified eligible to apply for TAA based on increased imports from or a shift in production to Mexico or Canada) of the Trade Act have been met. None. Affirmative Determinations for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance The following certifications have been issued. The date following the company name and location of each determination references the impact date for all workers of such determination. The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of Section 222(a)(2)(A) (increased imports) and Section 246(a)(3)(A)(ii) of the Trade Act have been met. TA–W–62,342; Georgia Pacific West, Inc., Consumer Products Division, Bellingham, WA: October 19, 2006. TA–W–62,480; Carrier Corporation, Residential Products Division, Collierville, TN: November 16, 2006. TA–W–62,484; Halmode Apparel, A Division of Kellwood Company, New York, NY: November 4, 2007. TA–W–62,495; Telex Communications, Inc., Blue Earth Manufacturing PO 00000 Frm 00119 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Facility, Blue Earth, MN: December 6, 2007. TA–W–62,505; Spring Global US, Inc., Charles D. Owen Manufacturing Div., Leased Workers form Diversco, Swannanoa, NC: February 1, 2008. TA–W–62,540; Culp, Inc., Corporate Headquarters, High Point, NC: June 17, 2007. TA–W–62,562; Innovision Technologies, Inc., On-Site at Ford Motor Co., Product Development and Engineering Center, Dearborn, MI: December 6, 2006. TA–W–62,591; Miss Elaine, Inc., Ste. Genevieve, MO: March 11, 2007. TA–W–62,652; The Quill Company, Inc., Cranston, RI: January 7, 2007. TA–W–62,152; Ohio Valley Aluminum Company, LLC, A Subsidiary of Interlock Industries, On-Site Leased Workers form Callos Co., Niles, OH: September 10, 2006. TA–W–62,351; Black and Decker Consumer Products, Pressure Washer Division, On-Site Leased Workers from People Link, Decatur, AR: October 23, 2006. TA–W–62,587; Deluxe Media Services LLC, Vernon Hills, IL: December 16, 2006. The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of Section 222(a)(2)(B) (shift in production) and Section 246(a)(3)(A)(ii) of the Trade Act have been met. TA–W–62,177; ASF Keystone, Inc., A Division of Amsted, Granite City, IL: September 20, 2006. TA–W–62,485; Mountain Surf, Inc., Friendsville, MD: November 19, 2006. TA–W–62,520; Carrier Access Corporation, Boulder, CO: November 27, 2006. TA–W–62,579; Durham Manufacturing Company, Metal Storage Bin Department, Durham, CT: December 14, 2006. TA–W–62,596; First Inertia Switch Ltd., Grand Blanc, MI: July 13, 2007. TA–W–62,628; Holcim (US), Inc., Weirton, WV: December 26, 2006. TA–W–62,075; Bay Area News Group East Bay, LLC, Subsidiary of California Newspaper Partnership, Formerly Alameda Newspaper Group, Pleasanton, CA: August 23, 2006. TA–W–62,075A; Bay Area News Group East Bay, LLC, Subsidiary of California Newspaper Partnership, Formerly Alameda Newspaper Group, Oakland, CA: August 23, 2006. TA–W–62,075B; Bay Area News Group East Bay, LLC, Subsidiary of California Newspaper Partnership, E:\FR\FM\25JAN1.SGM 25JAN1 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 17 / Friday, January 25, 2008 / Notices Formerly Contra Costa Newspaper, Walnut Creek, CA: August 23, 2006. TA–W–62,075C; Bay Area News Group East Bay, LLC, Subsidiary of California Newspaper Partnership, Formerly Alameda Newspaper Group, San Mateo, CA: August 23, 2006. TA–W–62,075D; Bay Area News Group East Bay, LLC, Subsidiary of California Newspaper Partnership, Formerly Alameda Newspaper Group, Premont, CA: August 23, 2006. TA–W–62,487; Tru Die Cast Corporation, New Troy, MI: November 9, 2006. TA–W–62,640; Parker Hannifin Corporation, Techseal Division, OnSite Leased Workers From Manpower, Wilson, NC: January 4, 2007. The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of Section 222(b) (supplier to a firm whose workers are certified eligible to apply for TAA) and Section 246(a)(3)(A)(ii) of the Trade Act have been met. None. The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of Section 222(b) (downstream producer for a firm whose workers are certified eligible to apply for TAA based on increased imports from or a shift in production to Mexico or Canada) and Section 246(a)(3)(A)(ii) of the Trade Act have been met. None. jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Negative Determinations for Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance In the following cases, it has been determined that the requirements of 246(a)(3)(A)(ii) have not been met for the reasons specified. The Department has determined that criterion (1) of Section 246 has not been met. The firm does not have a significant number of workers 50 years of age or older. TA–W–62,531; Nova Measuring Instruments, Inc., Microstructure Division, Also known as Hypernex, State College, PA The Department has determined that criterion (2) of Section 246 has not been met. Workers at the firm possess skills that are easily transferable. None. The Department has determined that criterion (3) of Section 246 has not been met. Competition conditions within the workers’ industry are not adverse. None. VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:59 Jan 24, 2008 Jkt 214001 Negative Determinations for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance In the following cases, the investigation revealed that the eligibility criteria for worker adjustment assistance have not been met for the reasons specified. Because the workers of the firm are not eligible to apply for TAA, the workers cannot be certified eligible for ATAA. The investigation revealed that criteria (a)(2)(A)(I.A.) and (a)(2)(B)(II.A.) (employment decline) have not been met. TA–W–62,600; OSRAM Sylvania Products, Inc., Waldoboro, ME The investigation revealed that criteria (a)(2)(A)(I.B.) (Sales or production, or both, did not decline) and (a)(2)(B)(II.B.) (shift in production to a foreign country) have not been met. None. The investigation revealed that criteria (a)(2)(A)(I.C.) (increased imports) and (a)(2)(B)(II.B.) (shift in production to a foreign country) have not been met. 4635 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration [TA–W–62,506] Dielink International, Grand Rapids, MI; Notice of Termination of Investigation Pursuant to Section 221 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended, an investigation was initiated on November 29, 2007, in response to a petition filed by a company official on behalf of workers of Dielink International, Grand Rapids, Michigan. The worker group is covered by an active certification (TA–W–62,043, as amended), which expires September 17, 2009. Consequently, further investigation would serve no purpose, and the investigation has been terminated. Signed at Washington, DC, this 14th day of January 2008 Linda G. Poole, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–1286 Filed 1–24–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P None. The workers’ firm does not produce an article as required for certification under Section 222 of the Trade Act of 1974. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration None. The investigation revealed that criteria of Section 222(b)(2) has not been met. The workers’ firm (or subdivision) is not a supplier to or a downstream producer for a firm whose workers were certified eligible to apply for TAA. TA–W–62,443; Booth Electrosystems, Inc., Systems Department, Greenville, SC. I hereby certify that the aforementioned determinations were issued during the period of January 7 through January 11, 2008. Copies of these determinations are available for inspection in Room C–5311, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20210 during normal business hours or will be mailed to persons who write to the above address. Dated: January 17, 2008. Ralph Dibattista, Director, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–1282 Filed 1–24–08; 8:45 am] [TA–W–62,527] Development, Grand Rapids, MI; Notice of Termination of Investigation Pursuant to Section 221 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended, an investigation was initiated on December 3, 2007, in response to a petition filed by a company official on behalf of workers of Development, Grand Rapids, Michigan. The worker group is covered by an active certification (TA–W–62,043, as amended), which expires September 17, 2009. Consequently, further investigation would serve no purpose, and the investigation has been terminated. Signed at Washington, DC, this 14th day of January 2008. Linda G. Poole, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–1288 Filed 1–24–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P PO 00000 Frm 00120 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\25JAN1.SGM 25JAN1

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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 January 
7 through January 11, 2008.
    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 
subdivision to a foreign country of articles like or directly 
competitive with articles which are produced by such firm or 
subdivision; and

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    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 issue 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.
    2. Whether the workers in the workers' firm possess skills that are 
not easily transferable.
    3. The competitive conditions within the workers' industry (i.e., 
conditions within the industry are adverse).

Affirmative Determinations for Worker Adjustment Assistance

    The following certifications have been issued. The date following 
the company name and location of each determination references the 
impact date for all workers of such determination.
    The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of 
Section 222(a)(2)(A) (increased imports) of the Trade Act have been 
met.

None.

    The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of 
Section 222(a)(2)(B) (shift in production) of the Trade Act have been 
met.

TA-W-62,531; Nova Measuring Instruments, Inc., Microstructure Division, 
Also known as Hypernex, State College, PA: November 20, 2006.

    The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of 
Section 222(b) (supplier to a firm whose workers are certified eligible 
to apply for TAA) of the Trade Act have been met.

None.

    The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of 
Section 222(b) (downstream producer for a firm whose workers are 
certified eligible to apply for TAA based on increased imports from or 
a shift in production to Mexico or Canada) of the Trade Act have been 
met.

None.

Affirmative Determinations for Worker Adjustment Assistance and 
Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance

    The following certifications have been issued. The date following 
the company name and location of each determination references the 
impact date for all workers of such determination.
    The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of 
Section 222(a)(2)(A) (increased imports) and Section 246(a)(3)(A)(ii) 
of the Trade Act have been met.

TA-W-62,342; Georgia Pacific West, Inc., Consumer Products Division, 
Bellingham, WA: October 19, 2006.
TA-W-62,480; Carrier Corporation, Residential Products Division, 
Collierville, TN: November 16, 2006.
TA-W-62,484; Halmode Apparel, A Division of Kellwood Company, New York, 
NY: November 4, 2007.
TA-W-62,495; Telex Communications, Inc., Blue Earth Manufacturing 
Facility, Blue Earth, MN: December 6, 2007.
TA-W-62,505; Spring Global US, Inc., Charles D. Owen Manufacturing 
Div., Leased Workers form Diversco, Swannanoa, NC: February 1, 2008.
TA-W-62,540; Culp, Inc., Corporate Headquarters, High Point, NC: June 
17, 2007.
TA-W-62,562; Innovision Technologies, Inc., On-Site at Ford Motor Co., 
Product Development and Engineering Center, Dearborn, MI: December 6, 
2006.
TA-W-62,591; Miss Elaine, Inc., Ste. Genevieve, MO: March 11, 2007.
TA-W-62,652; The Quill Company, Inc., Cranston, RI: January 7, 2007.
TA-W-62,152; Ohio Valley Aluminum Company, LLC, A Subsidiary of 
Interlock Industries, On-Site Leased Workers form Callos Co., Niles, 
OH: September 10, 2006.
TA-W-62,351; Black and Decker Consumer Products, Pressure Washer 
Division, On-Site Leased Workers from People Link, Decatur, AR: October 
23, 2006.
TA-W-62,587; Deluxe Media Services LLC, Vernon Hills, IL: December 16, 
2006.

    The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of 
Section 222(a)(2)(B) (shift in production) and Section 246(a)(3)(A)(ii) 
of the Trade Act have been met.

TA-W-62,177; ASF Keystone, Inc., A Division of Amsted, Granite City, 
IL: September 20, 2006.
TA-W-62,485; Mountain Surf, Inc., Friendsville, MD: November 19, 2006.
TA-W-62,520; Carrier Access Corporation, Boulder, CO: November 27, 
2006.
TA-W-62,579; Durham Manufacturing Company, Metal Storage Bin 
Department, Durham, CT: December 14, 2006.
TA-W-62,596; First Inertia Switch Ltd., Grand Blanc, MI: July 13, 2007.
TA-W-62,628; Holcim (US), Inc., Weirton, WV: December 26, 2006.
TA-W-62,075; Bay Area News Group East Bay, LLC, Subsidiary of 
California Newspaper Partnership, Formerly Alameda Newspaper Group, 
Pleasanton, CA: August 23, 2006.
TA-W-62,075A; Bay Area News Group East Bay, LLC, Subsidiary of 
California Newspaper Partnership, Formerly Alameda Newspaper Group, 
Oakland, CA: August 23, 2006.
TA-W-62,075B; Bay Area News Group East Bay, LLC, Subsidiary of 
California Newspaper Partnership,

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Formerly Contra Costa Newspaper, Walnut Creek, CA: August 23, 2006.
TA-W-62,075C; Bay Area News Group East Bay, LLC, Subsidiary of 
California Newspaper Partnership, Formerly Alameda Newspaper Group, San 
Mateo, CA: August 23, 2006.
TA-W-62,075D; Bay Area News Group East Bay, LLC, Subsidiary of 
California Newspaper Partnership, Formerly Alameda Newspaper Group, 
Premont, CA: August 23, 2006.
TA-W-62,487; Tru Die Cast Corporation, New Troy, MI: November 9, 2006.
TA-W-62,640; Parker Hannifin Corporation, Techseal Division, On-Site 
Leased Workers From Manpower, Wilson, NC: January 4, 2007.
    The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of 
Section 222(b) (supplier to a firm whose workers are certified eligible 
to apply for TAA) and Section 246(a)(3)(A)(ii) of the Trade Act have 
been met.

None.

    The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of 
Section 222(b) (downstream producer for a firm whose workers are 
certified eligible to apply for TAA based on increased imports from or 
a shift in production to Mexico or Canada) and Section 246(a)(3)(A)(ii) 
of the Trade Act have been met.

None.

Negative Determinations for Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance

    In the following cases, it has been determined that the 
requirements of 246(a)(3)(A)(ii) have not been met for the reasons 
specified.
    The Department has determined that criterion (1) of Section 246 has 
not been met. The firm does not have a significant number of workers 50 
years of age or older.

TA-W-62,531; Nova Measuring Instruments, Inc., Microstructure Division, 
Also known as Hypernex, State College, PA

    The Department has determined that criterion (2) of Section 246 has 
not been met. Workers at the firm possess skills that are easily 
transferable.
None.
    The Department has determined that criterion (3) of Section 246 has 
not been met. Competition conditions within the workers' industry are 
not adverse.
None.

Negative Determinations for Worker Adjustment Assistance and 
Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance

    In the following cases, the investigation revealed that the 
eligibility criteria for worker adjustment assistance have not been met 
for the reasons specified.
    Because the workers of the firm are not eligible to apply for TAA, 
the workers cannot be certified eligible for ATAA.
    The investigation revealed that criteria (a)(2)(A)(I.A.) and 
(a)(2)(B)(II.A.) (employment decline) have not been met.

TA-W-62,600; OSRAM Sylvania Products, Inc., Waldoboro, ME

    The investigation revealed that criteria (a)(2)(A)(I.B.) (Sales or 
production, or both, did not decline) and (a)(2)(B)(II.B.) (shift in 
production to a foreign country) have not been met.

None.

    The investigation revealed that criteria (a)(2)(A)(I.C.) (increased 
imports) and (a)(2)(B)(II.B.) (shift in production to a foreign 
country) have not been met.

None.

    The workers' firm does not produce an article as required for 
certification under Section 222 of the Trade Act of 1974.

None.

    The investigation revealed that criteria of Section 222(b)(2) has 
not been met. The workers' firm (or subdivision) is not a supplier to 
or a downstream producer for a firm whose workers were certified 
eligible to apply for TAA.

TA-W-62,443; Booth Electrosystems, Inc., Systems Department, 
Greenville, SC.

    I hereby certify that the aforementioned determinations were issued 
during the period of January 7 through January 11, 2008. Copies of 
these determinations are available for inspection in Room C-5311, U.S. 
Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20210 
during normal business hours or will be mailed to persons who write to 
the above address.

    Dated: January 17, 2008.
Ralph Dibattista,
Director, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance.
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