Barnes Aerospace, Ceramics Division, Windsor, CT; Notice of Affirmative Determination Regarding Application for Reconsideration, 42368 [E8-16565]

Download as PDF 42368 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 140 / Monday, July 21, 2008 / Notices Section 6(b) of the Act on May 16, 2008 (73 FR 28508). BILLING CODE 4410–11–M DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration [TA–W–62,892] Barnes Aerospace, Ceramics Division, Windsor, CT; Notice of Affirmative Determination Regarding Application for Reconsideration By application dated July 2, 2008, a petitioner requested administrative reconsideration of the negative determination regarding workers’ eligibility to apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance (ATAA) applicable to workers and former workers of the subject firm. The determination was issued on June 10, 2008. The Notice of determination was published in the Federal Register on June 27, 2008 (73 FR 36576). The initial investigation resulted in a negative determination based on the finding that imports of multi-layer ceramic green sheet did not contribute importantly to worker separations at the subject firm and no shift of production to a foreign source occurred. In the request for reconsideration, the petitioner provided additional information regarding subject firm’s customers and alleged that the subject firm shifted production to Taiwan. The Department has carefully reviewed the request for reconsideration and the existing record and has determined that the Department will conduct further investigation to determine if the workers meet the eligibility requirements of the Trade Act of 1974. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Employment and Training Administration [TA–W–63,197] [TA–W–62,955] Dan River, Inc., Danville Operations, Danville, VA; Notice of Affirmative Determination Regarding Application for Reconsideration Patricia A. Brink, Deputy Director of Operations, Antitrust Division. [FR Doc. E8–16441 Filed 7–18–08; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Pitney Bowes Tech Central Infrastructure & Support Services Danbury, CT; Notice of Affirmative Determination Regarding Application for Reconsideration By application dated July 3, 2008, a company official requested administrative reconsideration of the negative determination regarding workers’ eligibility to apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance (ATAA) applicable to workers and former workers of the subject firm. The determination was issued on May 29, 2008. The Notice of determination was published in the Federal Register on June 16, 2008 (73 FR 34044). The initial investigation resulted in a negative determination based on the finding that the worker group engaged in production planning, inventory control and label/packaging design activities, does not produce an article within the meaning of Section 222(a)(2) of the Act. In the request for reconsideration, the company official provided additional information regarding activities of the workers at the subject facility. The petitioner stated that workers of the subject firm were engaged in ‘‘final light-manufacturing and assembly of retail products.’’ The Department has carefully reviewed the request for reconsideration and the existing record and has determined that the Department will conduct further investigation to determine if the workers meet the eligibility requirements of the Trade Act of 1974. Conclusion By application postmarked June 12, 2008, the petitioners requested administrative reconsideration of the negative determination regarding workers’ eligibility to apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance (ATAA) applicable to workers and former workers of the subject firm. The determination was issued on May 15, 2008. The Notice of Determination was published in the Federal Register on May 29, 2008 (73 FR 30978). The initial investigation resulted in a negative determination based on the finding that the worker group engaged in information technology technical support, does not produce an article within the meaning of section 222(a)(2) of the Act. In the request for reconsideration, the petitioners provided additional information regarding activities of the workers at the subject facility. The petitioners stated that workers of the subject firm directly supported production of articles at Pitney Bowes production facilities. The Department has carefully reviewed the request for reconsideration and determined that the Department will conduct further investigation to determine whether the workers of the subject firm supported production of articles at Pitney Bowes manufacturing facilities and whether these facilities meet the eligibility requirements of the Trade Act of 1974. Conclusion PWALKER on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES Conclusion After careful review of the application, I conclude that the claim is of sufficient weight to justify reconsideration of the U.S. Department of Labor’s prior decision. The application is, therefore, granted. After careful review of the application, I conclude that the claim is of sufficient weight to justify reconsideration of the U.S. Department of Labor’s prior decision. The application is, therefore, granted. After careful review of the application, I conclude that the claim is of sufficient weight to justify reconsideration of the U.S. Department of Labor’s prior decision. The application is, therefore, granted. Signed at Washington, DC, this 11th day of July 2008. Linda G. Poole, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–16565 Filed 7–18–08; 8:45 am] Signed at Washington, DC, this 11th day of July 2008. Linda G. Poole, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–16568 Filed 7–18–08; 8:45 am] Signed at Washington, DC, this 15th day of July 2008. Elliott S. Kushner, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–16566 Filed 7–18–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:22 Jul 18, 2008 Jkt 214001 PO 00000 Frm 00056 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\21JYN1.SGM 21JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 140 (Monday, July 21, 2008)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-16565]


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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration

[TA-W-62,892]


Barnes Aerospace, Ceramics Division, Windsor, CT; Notice of 
Affirmative Determination Regarding Application for Reconsideration

    By application dated July 2, 2008, a petitioner requested 
administrative reconsideration of the negative determination regarding 
workers' eligibility to apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) and 
Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance (ATAA) applicable to workers 
and former workers of the subject firm. The determination was issued on 
June 10, 2008. The Notice of determination was published in the Federal 
Register on June 27, 2008 (73 FR 36576).
    The initial investigation resulted in a negative determination 
based on the finding that imports of multi-layer ceramic green sheet 
did not contribute importantly to worker separations at the subject 
firm and no shift of production to a foreign source occurred.
    In the request for reconsideration, the petitioner provided 
additional information regarding subject firm's customers and alleged 
that the subject firm shifted production to Taiwan.
    The Department has carefully reviewed the request for 
reconsideration and the existing record and has determined that the 
Department will conduct further investigation to determine if the 
workers meet the eligibility requirements of the Trade Act of 1974.

Conclusion

    After careful review of the application, I conclude that the claim 
is of sufficient weight to justify reconsideration of the U.S. 
Department of Labor's prior decision. The application is, therefore, 
granted.

    Signed at Washington, DC, this 11th day of July 2008.
Linda G. Poole,
Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance.
[FR Doc. E8-16565 Filed 7-18-08; 8:45 am]
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