Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility to Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance, 19190-19191 [E8-7456]

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AGENCY: Pursuant to section 251 of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2341 et seq.), the Economic Development Administration (EDA) has received petitions for certification of eligibility to apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance from the firms listed below. EDA has initiated separate investigations to determine whether increased imports into the United States of articles like or directly competitive with those produced by each firm contributed importantly to the total or partial separation of the firm’s workers, or threat. E:\FR\FM\09APN1.SGM 09APN1 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 69 / Wednesday, April 9, 2008 / Notices 19191 LIST OF PETITIONS RECEIVED BY EDA FOR CERTIFICATION OF ELIGIBILITY TO APPLY FOR TRADE ADJUSTMENT APRIL 1, 2008 THROUGH APRIL 30, 2008 Date accepted for filing Firm Address Hancock Lumber Co., Inc ........ 3/28/08 Produce Eastern White Pine lumber and by-products. Mason Box Company .............. P.O. Box 299, 4 Edes Falls Road, Casco, Maine 04015. 521 Mt. Hope Street, North Attleboro, MA 02760. 3/27/08 Brown Street Furniture, LLC .... P.O. Box 278, 87 Brown Street 4/1/08 Neu Dynamics Corporation ...... 110 Steamwhistle Drive. Ivyland, PA 18974. 527 Gitts Run Road, Hanover, PA 17331. 3903 Cavalier Drive. Garland, TX 75042. 14 Garner Street, Port Jervis, NY 12771. 22 West Street, Millbury, MA 01527. 364 Bonny Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501. 730 Plymouth NE., Grand Rapids, MI 49505. 2560 Madison Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21632. 3/25/08 Manufactures custom and stock gift greeting card boxes, jewelry boxes, candy boxes, security mail boxes and medical lab boxes. Produces case goods from a variety of hardwoods—cherry, maple, ash, and pine. Manufactures precision molds and dies. Hilltop Precision Machining, Inc DaveCo Industries, Inc ............ A&W Products, Co., Inc ........... Country Candle Co., Inc .......... Precision Manufacturing Technologies, Inc. Burke E. Porter Machinery Company. Accent Displays, Inc ................ Any party having a substantial interest in these proceedings may request a public hearing on the matter. A written request for a hearing must be submitted to the Office of Performance Evaluation, Room 7009, Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, DC 20230, no later than ten (10) calendar days following publication of this notice. Please follow the procedures set forth in section 315.9 of EDA’s final rule (71 FR 56704) for procedures for requesting a public hearing. The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance official program number and title of the program under which these petitions are submitted is 11.313, Trade Adjustment Assistance. Dated: April 2, 2008. William P. Kittredge, Program Officer for TAA. [FR Doc. E8–7456 Filed 4–8–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–24–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign–Trade Zones Board mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Order No. 1554 Grant of Authority for Subzone Status, MPM Silicones, LLC (Silicone–Based Products and Intermediaries), Waterford, New York Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign–Trade Zones Act, of June 18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a–81u), the VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:06 Apr 08, 2008 Jkt 214001 3/7/08 Products 1/15/08 Services provide tooling, fixtures, and wear parts of several markets which include automotive. Sheet metal fabricating and assembling prototype machines. 3/28/08 Manufacturer of wood (masonite) clipboards. 3/31/08 Manufactures candles and scented candles. 3/6/08 3/16/08 4/1/08 Process metal by using a range of tooling procedures, may be plated if necessary. Measuring and checking instruments for automotive assembly line testing. Produce display tradeshows and provide creative design fabrication and installation. For various industries’ exhibits. Foreign–Trade Zones Board (the Board) adopts the following Order: Whereas, the Foreign–Trade Zones Act provides for ’’...the establishment... of foreign–trade zones in ports of entry of the United States, to expedite and encourage foreign commerce, and for other purposes,’’ and authorizes the Foreign–Trade Zones Board to grant to qualified corporations the privilege of establishing foreign–trade zones in or adjacent to U.S. Customs and Border Protection ports of entry; Whereas, the Board’s regulations (15 CFR Part 400) provide for the establishment of special–purpose subzones when existing zone facilities cannot serve the specific use involved, and when the activity results in a significant public benefit and is in the public interest; Whereas, the Capital District Regional Planning Commission, grantee of Foreign–Trade Zone 121, has made application to the Board for authority to establish a special–purpose subzone at the silicone–based products and intermediaries manufacturing and warehousing facility of MPM Silicones, LLC located in Waterford, New York (FTZ Docket 4–2007, filed 2–2–07); Whereas, notice inviting public comment was given in the Federal Register (72 FR 6518, 2/12/07; 72 FR 16764, 4–5–07; 72 FR 24272, 5–2–07; 72 FR 53989, 9–21–07) and a public hearing was held on 4–18–07; and, Whereas, the Board adopts the findings and recommendations of the PO 00000 Frm 00006 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 examiner’s report, and finds that the requirements of the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations would be satisfied, and that approval of the application would be in the public interest if subject to the restrictions and limitations listed below; Now, therefore, the Board hereby grants authority for subzone status for activity related to silicone–based products and intermediaries manufacturing at the facility of MPM Silicones, LLC, located in Waterford, New York (Subzone 121C), as described in the application and Federal Register notice, and subject to the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations, including Section 400.28, and subject to the following restrictions and limitations: 1. Silicon metal subject to an antidumping or countervailing duty order that is admitted into the subzone in foreign status must ultimately be re–exported (regardless of whether it has been manufactured into a downstream product). 2. Admission of foreign–status silicon metal subject to an antidumping or countervailing duty order is limited to 10,000 metric tons per year. 3. Approval is for an initial period of five-years, subject to extension upon review. E:\FR\FM\09APN1.SGM 09APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 69 (Wednesday, April 9, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 19190-19191]
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[FR Doc No: E8-7456]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Economic Development Administration


Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility to 
Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance

AGENCY: Economic Development Administration, Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice and Opportunity for Public Comment.

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    Pursuant to section 251 of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2341 et 
seq.), the Economic Development Administration (EDA) has received 
petitions for certification of eligibility to apply for Trade 
Adjustment Assistance from the firms listed below. EDA has initiated 
separate investigations to determine whether increased imports into the 
United States of articles like or directly competitive with those 
produced by each firm contributed importantly to the total or partial 
separation of the firm's workers, or threat.

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 List of Petitions Received by EDA for Certification of Eligibility to Apply for Trade Adjustment April 1, 2008
                                             Through April 30, 2008
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                                                                            Date
                   Firm                              Address              accepted             Products
                                                                         for filing
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Hancock Lumber Co., Inc..................  P.O. Box 299, 4 Edes Falls       3/28/08  Produce Eastern White Pine
                                            Road, Casco, Maine 04015.                 lumber and by-products.
Mason Box Company........................  521 Mt. Hope Street, North       3/27/08  Manufactures custom and
                                            Attleboro, MA 02760.                      stock gift greeting card
                                                                                      boxes, jewelry boxes,
                                                                                      candy boxes, security mail
                                                                                      boxes and medical lab
                                                                                      boxes.
Brown Street Furniture, LLC..............  P.O. Box 278, 87 Brown            4/1/08  Produces case goods from a
                                            Street.                                   variety of hardwoods--
                                                                                      cherry, maple, ash, and
                                                                                      pine.
Neu Dynamics Corporation.................  110 Steamwhistle Drive.          3/25/08  Manufactures precision
                                            Ivyland, PA 18974.                        molds and dies.
Hilltop Precision Machining, Inc.........  527 Gitts Run Road,               3/7/08  Services provide tooling,
                                            Hanover, PA 17331.                        fixtures, and wear parts
                                                                                      of several markets which
                                                                                      include automotive.
DaveCo Industries, Inc...................  3903 Cavalier Drive.             1/15/08  Sheet metal fabricating and
                                            Garland, TX 75042.                        assembling prototype
                                                                                      machines.
A&W Products, Co., Inc...................  14 Garner Street, Port           3/28/08  Manufacturer of wood
                                            Jervis, NY 12771.                         (masonite) clipboards.
Country Candle Co., Inc..................  22 West Street, Millbury,        3/31/08  Manufactures candles and
                                            MA 01527.                                 scented candles.
Precision Manufacturing Technologies, Inc  364 Bonny Street, Grand           3/6/08  Process metal by using a
                                            Junction, CO 81501.                       range of tooling
                                                                                      procedures, may be plated
                                                                                      if necessary.
Burke E. Porter Machinery Company........  730 Plymouth NE., Grand          3/16/08  Measuring and checking
                                            Rapids, MI 49505.                         instruments for automotive
                                                                                      assembly line testing.
Accent Displays, Inc.....................  2560 Madison Avenue,              4/1/08  Produce display tradeshows
                                            Baltimore, MD 21632.                      and provide creative
                                                                                      design fabrication and
                                                                                      installation. For various
                                                                                      industries' exhibits.
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    Any party having a substantial interest in these proceedings may 
request a public hearing on the matter. A written request for a hearing 
must be submitted to the Office of Performance Evaluation, Room 7009, 
Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 
Washington, DC 20230, no later than ten (10) calendar days following 
publication of this notice. Please follow the procedures set forth in 
section 315.9 of EDA's final rule (71 FR 56704) for procedures for 
requesting a public hearing. The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance 
official program number and title of the program under which these 
petitions are submitted is 11.313, Trade Adjustment Assistance.

    Dated: April 2, 2008.
William P. Kittredge,
Program Officer for TAA.
 [FR Doc. E8-7456 Filed 4-8-08; 8:45 am]
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