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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 213 / Monday, November 3, 2008 / Notices Dated: October 28, 2008. Steve H. Murdock, Director, Bureau of the Census. [FR Doc. E8–26079 Filed 10–31–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–07–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Bureau of the Census Request for Nominations of Members To Serve on the Census Advisory Committee on the Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Populations Bureau of the Census, Commerce. ACTION: Notice of request for nominations. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Bureau of the Census (Census Bureau) is requesting nominations of individuals to the Census Advisory Committee (CAC) on the Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Populations. The Census Bureau will consider nominations received in response to this notice, as well as from other sources. The SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section of this notice provides Committee and membership criteria. DATES: Please submit nominations by December 3, 2008. 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ACTION: Background Every five years, pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, the Department of Commerce (‘‘the Department’’) and the International Trade Commission automatically initiate and conduct a review to determine whether revocation of a countervailing or antidumping duty order or termination of an investigation suspended under section 704 or 734 would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping or a countervailable subsidy (as the case may be) and of material injury. Upcoming Sunset Reviews for December 2008 The following Sunset Reviews are scheduled for initiation in December 2008 and will appear in that month’s E:\FR\FM\03NON1.SGM 03NON1 65288 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 213 / Monday, November 3, 2008 / Notices Notice of Initiation of Five-year Sunset Reviews. Antidumping Duty Proceedings Department Contact Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire Strand from Mexico (A–201–831) ................................................... Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire Strand from Thailand (A–549–820) ................................................. Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire Strand from Brazil (A–351–837) ...................................................... Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire Strand from India (A–533–828) ....................................................... Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire Strand from South Korea (A–580–852) .......................................... Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire Strand from Japan (A–588–068) ..................................................... Countervailing Duty Proceedings. Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire Strand from India (C–533–829) ....................................................... Suspended Investigations. No Sunset Reviews of suspended investigations are scheduled for initiation in December 2008.. The Department’s procedures for the conduct of Sunset Reviews are set forth in 19 CFR 351.218. Guidance on methodological or analytical issues relevant to the Department’s conduct of Sunset Reviews is set forth in the Department’s Policy Bulletin 98.3-Policies Regarding the Conduct of Fiveyear (‘‘Sunset’’) Reviews of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Orders; Policy Bulletin, 63 FR 18871 (April 16, 1998) . The Notice of Initiation of Five-year (‘‘Sunset’’) Reviews provides further information regarding what is required of all parties to participate in Sunset Reviews. Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.103(c), the Department will maintain and make available a service list for these proceedings. To facilitate the timely preparation of the service list(s), it is requested that those seeking recognition as interested parties to a proceeding contact the Department in writing within 10 days of the publication of the Notice of Initiation. Please note that if the Department receives a Notice of Intent to Participate from a member of the domestic industry within 15 days of the date of initiation, the review will continue. Thereafter, any interested party wishing to participate in the Sunset Review must provide substantive comments in response to the notice of initiation no later than 30 days after the date of initiation. This notice is not required by statute but is published as a service to the international trading community. Dated: October 23, 2008. Stephen J. Claeys, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E8–26161 Filed 10–31–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Opportunity to Request Administrative Review Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sheila E. Forbes, Office of AD/CVD Operations, Customs Unit, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20230, telephone: (202) 482–4697. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: Background Each year during the anniversary month of the publication of an antidumping or countervailing duty order, finding, or suspension of investigation, an interested party, as defined in section 771(9) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, may request, in accordance with section 351.213 (2002), that the Department conduct an administrative review of that Dana Dana Dana Dana Dana Dana Respondent Selection In the event the Department limits the number of respondents for individual examination for administrative reviews initiated pursuant to requests made for the orders identified below, the Department intends to select respondents based on U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) data for U.S. imports during the period of review (POR). We intend to release the CBP data under Administrative Protective Order (APO) to all parties having an APO within five days of publication of the initiation notice and to make our decision regarding respondent selection within 20 days of publication of the initiation Federal Register notice. Therefore, we encourage all parties interested in commenting on respondent selection to submit their APO applications on the date of publication of the initiation notice, or as soon thereafter as possible. The Department invites comments regarding the CBP data and respondent selection within 10 calendar days of publication of the initiation Federal Register notice. Opportunity to Request a Review: Not later than the last day of November 2008,1 interested parties may request administrative review of the following orders, findings, or suspended investigations, with anniversary dates in November for the following periods: sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES Period 1 Or the next business day, if the deadline falls on a weekend, federal holiday or any other day when the Department is closed. Jkt 217001 PO 00000 Frm 00005 Fmt 4703 482–1391 482–1391 482–1391 482–1391 482–1391 482–1391 antidumping or countervailing duty order, finding, or suspended investigation. ARGENTINA: Barbed Wire & Barbless Fencing Wire. A–357–405 ................................................................................................................................................................. BRAZIL: Circular Welded Non–Alloy Steel Pipe. A–351–809 ................................................................................................................................................................. HUNGARY: Sulfanilic Acid. A–437–804 ................................................................................................................................................................. 18:42 Oct 31, 2008 (202) (202) (202) (202) (202) (202) Brandon Farlander(202) 482–0182 Antidumping Duty Proceedings VerDate Aug<31>2005 Mermelstein Mermelstein Mermelstein Mermelstein Mermelstein Mermelstein Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\03NON1.SGM 03NON1 11/1/07 - 10/31/08 11/1/07 - 10/31/08 11/1/07 - 11/7/07

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 213 (Monday, November 3, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 65287-65288]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-26161]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended 
Investigation; Advance Notification of Sunset Reviews

AGENCY: Import Administration, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of Upcoming Sunset Reviews.

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Background

    Every five years, pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 
1930, as amended, the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') and 
the International Trade Commission automatically initiate and conduct a 
review to determine whether revocation of a countervailing or 
antidumping duty order or termination of an investigation suspended 
under section 704 or 734 would be likely to lead to continuation or 
recurrence of dumping or a countervailable subsidy (as the case may be) 
and of material injury.

Upcoming Sunset Reviews for December 2008

    The following Sunset Reviews are scheduled for initiation in 
December 2008 and will appear in that month's

[[Page 65288]]

Notice of Initiation of Five-year Sunset Reviews.

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  Antidumping Duty Proceedings              Department Contact
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Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire          Dana Mermelstein (202) 482-1391
 Strand from Mexico (A-201-831)
Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire          Dana Mermelstein (202) 482-1391
 Strand from Thailand (A-549-
 820)..........................
Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire          Dana Mermelstein (202) 482-1391
 Strand from Brazil (A-351-837)
Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire          Dana Mermelstein (202) 482-1391
 Strand from India (A-533-828).
Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire          Dana Mermelstein (202) 482-1391
 Strand from South Korea (A-580-
 852)..........................
Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire          Dana Mermelstein (202) 482-1391
 Strand from Japan (A-588-068).
        Countervailing Duty
         Proceedings...........
Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire          Brandon Farlander(202) 482-0182
 Strand from India (C-533-829).
        Suspended
         Investigations........
No Sunset Reviews of suspended
 investigations are scheduled
 for initiation in December
 2008..........................
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    The Department's procedures for the conduct of Sunset Reviews are 
set forth in 19 CFR 351.218. Guidance on methodological or analytical 
issues relevant to the Department's conduct of Sunset Reviews is set 
forth in the Department's Policy Bulletin 98.3--Policies Regarding the 
Conduct of Five-year (``Sunset'') Reviews of Antidumping and 
Countervailing Duty Orders; Policy Bulletin, 63 FR 18871 (April 16, 
1998) . The Notice of Initiation of Five-year (``Sunset'') Reviews 
provides further information regarding what is required of all parties 
to participate in Sunset Reviews.
    Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.103(c), the Department will maintain and 
make available a service list for these proceedings. To facilitate the 
timely preparation of the service list(s), it is requested that those 
seeking recognition as interested parties to a proceeding contact the 
Department in writing within 10 days of the publication of the Notice 
of Initiation.
    Please note that if the Department receives a Notice of Intent to 
Participate from a member of the domestic industry within 15 days of 
the date of initiation, the review will continue. Thereafter, any 
interested party wishing to participate in the Sunset Review must 
provide substantive comments in response to the notice of initiation no 
later than 30 days after the date of initiation.
    This notice is not required by statute but is published as a 
service to the international trading community.

    Dated: October 23, 2008.
Stephen J. Claeys,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration.
[FR Doc. E8-26161 Filed 10-31-08; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 3510-DS-S