B. Walter and Company, Wabash, IN; Notice of Revised Determination on Reconsideration, 39047-39048 [E8-15340]

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Richard Church, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–15342 Filed 7–7–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P [TA–W–63,424] DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Ferguson Aluminum, Olmsted, IL; Notice of Termination of Investigation ebenthall on PRODPC60 with NOTICES Employment and Training Administration Employment and Training Administration Pursuant to Section 221 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended, an investigation was initiated on May 22, 2008 in response to a worker petition filed by a company official on behalf of workers at Ferguson Aluminum, Olmsted, Illinois. The petitioner has requested that petition be withdrawn. Consequently, the investigation has been terminated. VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:11 Jul 07, 2008 Jkt 214001 [TA–W–63,011] B. Walter and Company, Wabash, IN; Notice of Revised Determination on Reconsideration By application dated May 26, 2008, a petitioner requested administrative reconsideration of the Department’s negative determination regarding eligibility to apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA), applicable to workers and former workers of the subject firm. The initial investigation initiated on March 17, 2008, resulted in a negative PO 00000 Frm 00080 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Date of institution Date of petition determination issued on May 15, 2008, was based on the finding that imports of metal stampings did not contribute importantly to worker separations at the subject firm and no shift of production to a foreign source occurred. The denial notice was published in the Federal Register on May 29, 2008 (73 FR 30978). In the request for reconsideration, the petitioner provided new information regarding a customer of the subject firm, which was recently certified eligible for TAA. Upon further investigation it was determined that B. Walter and Company, Wabash, Indiana supplied metal stampings that were used in the production of wooden furniture, and a loss of business with domestic manufacturers (whose workers were certified eligible to apply for adjustment assistance) contributed importantly to the workers separation or threat of separation. The parts supplied were related to the articles that were the basis of certification. In accordance with Section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974 (26 U.S.C. 2813), as E:\FR\FM\08JYN1.SGM 08JYN1 39048 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 131 / Tuesday, July 8, 2008 / Notices amended, the Department herein presents the results of its investigation regarding certification of eligibility to apply for Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance (ATAA) for older workers. In order for the Department to issue a certification of eligibility to apply for ATAA, the group eligibility requirements of Section 246 of the Trade Act, as amended, must be met. The Department has determined in this case that the requirements of Section 246 have been met. A significant number of workers at the firm are age 50 or over and possess skills that are not easily transferable. Competitive conditions within the industry are adverse. Conclusion After careful review of the additional facts obtained on reconsideration, I determine that workers of B. Walter and Company, Wabash, Indiana qualify as adversely affected secondary workers under Section 222 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended. In accordance with the provisions of the Act, I make the following certification: All workers of B. Walter and Company, Wabash, Indiana, who became totally or partially separated from employment on or after March 10, 2007, through two years from the date of this certification, are eligible to apply for adjustment 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. Signed in Washington, DC, this 24th day of June 2008. Elliott S. Kushner, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–15340 Filed 7–3–08; 8:45 am] Signed at Washington, DC, this 24th day of June 2008. Elliott S. Kushner, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–15344 Filed 7–7–08; 8:45 am] Signed at Washington, DC, this 26th day of June 2008. Richard Church, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–15345 Filed 7–7–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Employment and Training Administration [TA–W–63,601] [TA–W–63,566] General Ribbon Corporation, Chatsworth, CA; Notice of Termination of Investigation Plastech, Moraine, OH; Notice of Termination of Investigation Pursuant to Section 221 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended, an investigation was initiated on June 25, 2008 in response to a worker petition filed on behalf of workers of General Ribbon Corporation, Chatsworth, California. The petitioning group of workers is covered by an active certification (TA– W–63,601) which expires on November 30, 2008. Consequently, further investigation in this case would serve no purpose, and the investigation has been terminated. Signed at Washington, DC, this 27th day of June 2008. Richard Church, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–15336 Filed 7–7–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P [TA–W–63,534] [TA–W–63,508] ebenthall on PRODPC60 with NOTICES Bedford Logistics, Inc., Bedford, IN; Notice of Termination of Investigation Pursuant to Section 221 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended, an investigation was initiated on June 9, 2008 in response to a worker petition filed on behalf of workers of Bedford Logistics, Inc., Bedford, Indiana. The petitioning group of workers is covered by an active certification (TA– W–62,626) which expires on February 27, 2010. Consequently, further investigation in this case would serve no purpose, and the investigation has been terminated. VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:11 Jul 07, 2008 Jkt 214001 Novtex Division of Trimtex Co., Inc., Adams, MA; Notice of Termination of Investigation Pursuant to Section 221 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended, an investigation was initiated on June 3, 2008, in response to a worker petition filed by a company official on behalf of workers of Novtex Division of Trimtex Co., Inc., Adams, Massachusetts. The petitioning group of workers is covered by an active certification (TA– W–63,085A) which expires on April 24, 2010. Consequently, further investigation in this case would serve no purpose, and the investigation has been terminated. PO 00000 Frm 00081 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Trans-Ocean Products, Inc., Salem, OR; Notice of Termination of Investigation Employment and Training Administration Employment and Training Administration Signed at Washington, DC, this 26th day of June 2008. Elliott S. Kushner, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–15346 Filed 7–7–08; 8:45 am] [TA–W–63,485] DEPARTMENT OF LABOR BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Pursuant to Section 221 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended, an investigation was initiated on June 19, 2008, in response to a worker petition filed by a company official on behalf of workers at Plastech, Moraine, Ohio. The petitioner has requested that the petition be withdrawn. Consequently, the investigation has been terminated. Pursuant to Section 221 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended, an investigation was initiated on June 5, 2008, in response to a worker petition filed by a company official and a State agency representative on behalf of workers at Trans-Ocean Products, Inc., Salem, Oregon. The petitioners have requested that the petition be withdrawn. Consequently, the investigation has been terminated. Signed at Washington, DC, this 27th day of June 2008. Linda G. Poole, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–15343 Filed 7–7–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P E:\FR\FM\08JYN1.SGM 08JYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration

[TA-W-63,011]


B. Walter and Company, Wabash, IN; Notice of Revised 
Determination on Reconsideration

    By application dated May 26, 2008, a petitioner requested 
administrative reconsideration of the Department's negative 
determination regarding eligibility to apply for Trade Adjustment 
Assistance (TAA), applicable to workers and former workers of the 
subject firm.
    The initial investigation initiated on March 17, 2008, resulted in 
a negative determination issued on May 15, 2008, was based on the 
finding that imports of metal stampings did not contribute importantly 
to worker separations at the subject firm and no shift of production to 
a foreign source occurred. The denial notice was published in the 
Federal Register on May 29, 2008 (73 FR 30978).
    In the request for reconsideration, the petitioner provided new 
information regarding a customer of the subject firm, which was 
recently certified eligible for TAA.
    Upon further investigation it was determined that B. Walter and 
Company, Wabash, Indiana supplied metal stampings that were used in the 
production of wooden furniture, and a loss of business with domestic 
manufacturers (whose workers were certified eligible to apply for 
adjustment assistance) contributed importantly to the workers 
separation or threat of separation. The parts supplied were related to 
the articles that were the basis of certification.
    In accordance with Section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974 (26 U.S.C. 
2813), as

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amended, the Department herein presents the results of its 
investigation regarding certification of eligibility to apply for 
Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance (ATAA) for older workers.
    In order for the Department to issue a certification of eligibility 
to apply for ATAA, the group eligibility requirements of Section 246 of 
the Trade Act, as amended, must be met. The Department has determined 
in this case that the requirements of Section 246 have been met.
    A significant number of workers at the firm are age 50 or over and 
possess skills that are not easily transferable. Competitive conditions 
within the industry are adverse.

Conclusion

    After careful review of the additional facts obtained on 
reconsideration, I determine that workers of B. Walter and Company, 
Wabash, Indiana qualify as adversely affected secondary workers under 
Section 222 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended. In accordance with 
the provisions of the Act, I make the following certification:

    All workers of B. Walter and Company, Wabash, Indiana, who 
became totally or partially separated from employment on or after 
March 10, 2007, through two years from the date of this 
certification, are eligible to apply for adjustment 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.

    Signed in Washington, DC, this 24th day of June 2008.
Elliott S. Kushner,
Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance.
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