Notice of Determinations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance, 67208-67210 [E8-26892]

Download as PDF 67208 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 220 / Thursday, November 13, 2008 / Notices included in the request for Office of Management and Budget approval of the information collection request; they will also become a matter of public record. Dated: November 6, 2008. Cheryl Atkinson, Administrator, Office of Workforce Security. [FR Doc. E8–26943 Filed 11–12–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FW–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES 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 October 27, 2008 through October 31, 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 VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:13 Nov 12, 2008 Jkt 217001 articles like or directly competitive with articles which are produced by such firm or subdivision; and 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. PO 00000 Frm 00091 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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–63,919; Varian, Inc., Liquid Chromatography & Gas, Walnut Creek, CA: August 21, 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) 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–63,968; Overhead Door Corporation, Shenandoah, VA: August 29, 2007. TA–W–64,063; XP Power, Inc., Anaheim, CA: September 15, 2007. TA–W–64,120; Columbia Falls Aluminum Company, LLC, Subsidiary of Glencore USA, Columbia Falls, MT: September 25, 2007. TA–W–64,213; Stanley Fastening Systems, L.P., a/k/a Stanley- E:\FR\FM\13NON1.SGM 13NON1 mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 220 / Thursday, November 13, 2008 / Notices Bostitch, Div. of Stanley Works, Inc., East Greenwich, RI: September 19, 2008. TA–W–64,216; Volvo Penta Marine Products LLC, Dyer’s Employment Agency, Lexington, TN: October 9, 2007. TA–W–64,267; Stevens Linen Associates, Inc., Dudley, MA: October 21, 2007. TA–W–63,957; Phillips Plastics Corporation, Precision Decorating, Medford, WI: July 27, 2007. TA–W–64,081; Emerson Appliance Controls, A Subsidiary of Emerson Electric, Frankfort, IN: September 15, 2007. TA–W–64,089; Bill Sills Sportswear, Inc., PACA, Lexington, TN: September 17, 2007. TA–W–64,147; Mahle Engine Components USA, Inc., R&D Center, Muskegon, MI: September 30, 2007. TA–W–64,149; Sanmina-SCI Corporation, New Product Introduction Div, Adecco & Spherion, Pleasant Prairie, WI: October 1, 2007. TA–W–64,176; Leggett and Platt, Cerritos, CA: October 6, 2007. TA–W–64,189; Dura Automotive, Lawrenceburg, TN: September 16, 2007. TA–W–64,234; Lumax Industries, Inc., Altoona, PA: October 15, 2007. TA–W–63,941; General Motors Corporation, Vehicle Mfg. Div., Doraville Assembly, Allegis Staff, Doraville, GA: August 26, 2007. 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–63,988; Porter Engineered Systems, Inc., Westfield, IN: September 3, 2007. TA–W–64,051; Pacific Consolidated Industries, Fabrication Department, Riverside, CA: September 3, 2007. TA–W–64,119; Tex Tech, Inc., Brattleboro, VT: September 26, 2007. TA–W–64,139; Filtrona Greensboro, Inc., Greensboro, NC: September 29, 2007. TA–W–64,150; Andritz, Inc., PS and Manufacturing Divisions, Muncy, PA: October 1, 2007. TA–W–64,187; Coupled Products LLC (Formerly known as Dana Corporation), Columbia City, IN: October 7, 2007. TA–W–64,237; Cone Denim White Oak Plant, Greensboro, NC: March 4, 2008. VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:13 Nov 12, 2008 Jkt 217001 TA–W–64,243; Clear Plas LLC, Formerly C-Plastics Corp, Leominster, MA: October 13, 2007. TA–W–64,256; STMicroelectronics, Phoenix, AZ: October 17, 2007. TA–W–64,301; Window Fashions, Inc., National Heights, PA: October 22, 2007. TA–W–63,931; Melco Engraving, Rochester Hills, MI: August 21, 2007. TA–W–64,103; Entegris, Inc., San Diego, CA: September 18, 2007. TA–W–64,114; Advanced Energy Industries, Inc., Adecco, Volt and ResourceMFG, Fort Collins, CO: September 24, 2007. TA–W–64,132; JDS Uniphase, Job Store Staffing, Louisville, CO: September 26, 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. TA–W–63,982A; Jamestown Moraine, Inc., Moraine, OH: September 2, 2007. TA–W–63,982; Moraine Sequencing Center, Inc., Moraine, OH: September 2, 2007. TA–W–63,993; Stanley Fastening Systems, L.P., aka Stanley-Bostitch /Div. of the Stanley Works, Inc., Clinton, CT: September 15, 2008. TA–W–64,046; Guilford Performance Textiles, Kenansville, NC: September 4, 2007. TA–W–64,058; Meridian Automotive Systems, Ionia, MI: September 8, 2007. TA–W–64,060; Ai-Shreveport LLC, Shreveport, LA: August 29, 2007. TA–W–64,090; Yuhshin USA Limited dba Ortech, DBA Ortech, Kirksville, MO: September 16, 2008. TA–W–64,222; TRW Automotive U.S. LLC, Global Electronics Div., Volt & Manpower, Marshall, IL: October 13, 2007. 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. PO 00000 Frm 00092 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 67209 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. None. The Department has determined that criterion (2) of Section 246 has not been met. Workers at the firm possess skills that are easily transferable. TA–W–63,919; Varian, Inc., Liquid Chromatography & Gas, Walnut Creek, CA. 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. None. 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. TA–W–63,995; Wyeth, Biotech Division, Andover, MA. 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. TA–W–63,820; Blue Water Automotive Systems, Inc., Caro, MI. TA–W–64,142; St. Lawrence Zinc Company, LLC, Governeur, NY. The workers’ firm does not produce an article as required for certification under Section 222 of the Trade Act of 1974. TA–W–63,438; GMAC Insurance Management Corporation, Information Technology Group, Maryland Heights, MO. TA–W–64,110; UAW, Local #110, Fenton, MO. TA–W–64,228; Miami Strategic Repair Center, Subsidiary of Rockwell Collins, Inc, Miami, FL. TA–W–64,262; Classic Components Corporation, Torrence, CA. E:\FR\FM\13NON1.SGM 13NON1 67210 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 220 / Thursday, November 13, 2008 / Notices Employment and Training Administration further analysis, and contact with the customer it has been determined that the customer increased imports of outdoor home speakers and lights while decreasing their purchases from the subject firm during January through July 2008 over the corresponding 2007 period. In accordance with section 246 the Trade Act of 1974 (26 U.S.C. 2813), as amended, the Department of Labor 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 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. [TA–W–63,910] Conclusion Magna Services of America, Inc. Magna Aftermarket, Inc. A Subsidiary of Magna International Greenville, MI; Notice of Revised Determination on Reconsideration After careful review of the additional facts obtained on reconsideration, I conclude that increased imports of articles like or directly competitive with those produced at Magna Services of America, Inc., Magna Aftermarket, Inc., a subsidiary of Magna International, Greenville, Michigan, contributed importantly to the declines in sales or production and to the total or partial separation of workers at the subject firm. In accordance with the provisions of the Act, I make the following certification: 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. None. I hereby certify that the aforementioned determinations were issued during the period of October 27 through October 31, 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: November 5, 2008. Erin Fitzgerald, Director, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–26892 Filed 11–12–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR On October 10, 2008, the Department issued an Affirmative Determination Regarding Application on Reconsideration applicable to workers and former workers of the subject firm. The notice was published in the Federal Register on October 22, 2008 (73 FR 63021). The previous investigation initiated on August 20, 2008, resulted in a negative determination issued on September 3, 2008, was based on the finding that imports of outdoor home speakers and lights did not contribute importantly to worker separations at the subject firm and no shift in production to a foreign source occurred. The denial notice was published in the Federal Register on September 18, 2008 (73 FR 54174). In the request for reconsideration, the petitioner provided additional information regarding imports of outdoor home speakers and lights and also requested the Department of Labor conduct further analysis of imports of outdoor home speakers and lights. The Department reviewed a major customer’s survey response conducted during the initial investigation. On VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:13 Nov 12, 2008 Jkt 217001 ‘‘All workers of Magna Services of America, Inc., Magna Aftermarket, Inc., a subsidiary of Magna International, Greenville, Michigan, who became totally or partially separated from employment on or after August 18, 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 eligible to apply for alternative trade adjustment assistance under Section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974.’’ Signed in Washington, DC this 5th day of November 2008. Elliott S. Kushner, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–26891 Filed 11–12–08; 8:45 am] MARINE MAMMAL COMMISSION Sunshine Act Notice The Marine Mammal Commission and its Committee of Scientific Advisors on Marine Mammals will meet on Tuesday, 9 December 2008, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.; Wednesday, 10 December 2008, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Thursday, 11 December 2008, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The Commission and the Committee will meet in executive session on Thursday, 11 December 2008, from 2:15 p.m. to 4 p.m. TIME AND DATE: Caribe Hilton Hotel, Los Rosales Street, San Geronimo Grounds, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00901; telephone: 787–721–0303; fax: 787–722–2910. PLACE: The executive session will be closed to the public in accordance with the provisions of the Government in the Sunshine Act (5 U.S.C. 552b) and applicable regulations. The session will be for internal discussions of process, personnel, and the budget of the Commission. All other portions of the meeting will be open to the public. Public participation will be allowed as time permits and as determined to be desirable by the Chairman. STATUS: The Commission and Committee will meet in public session to discuss a broad range of marine ecosystem and marine mammal matters with a focus on the wider Caribbean area and the Gulf of Mexico. Although subject to change, major issues that the Commission plans to consider at the meeting include the Marine Mammal Action Plan for the Caribbean region, risk factors and management and research needs for marine mammals in both the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico, and the role of the Marine Mammal Commission in international research and management efforts. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Timothy J. Ragen, Ph.D., Executive Director, Marine Mammal Commission, 4340 East-West Highway, Room 700, Bethesda, MD 20814, 301–504–0087; email: tragen@mmc.gov. Dated: November 6, 2008. Timothy J. Ragen, Executive Director. [FR Doc. 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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 October 
27, 2008 through October 31, 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
    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-63,919; Varian, Inc., Liquid Chromatography & Gas, Walnut Creek, 
CA: August 21, 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) 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-63,968; Overhead Door Corporation, Shenandoah, VA: August 29, 
2007.
TA-W-64,063; XP Power, Inc., Anaheim, CA: September 15, 2007.
TA-W-64,120; Columbia Falls Aluminum Company, LLC, Subsidiary of 
Glencore USA, Columbia Falls, MT: September 25, 2007.
TA-W-64,213; Stanley Fastening Systems, L.P., a/k/a Stanley-

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Bostitch, Div. of Stanley Works, Inc., East Greenwich, RI: September 
19, 2008.
TA-W-64,216; Volvo Penta Marine Products LLC, Dyer's Employment Agency, 
Lexington, TN: October 9, 2007.
TA-W-64,267; Stevens Linen Associates, Inc., Dudley, MA: October 21, 
2007.
TA-W-63,957; Phillips Plastics Corporation, Precision Decorating, 
Medford, WI: July 27, 2007.
TA-W-64,081; Emerson Appliance Controls, A Subsidiary of Emerson 
Electric, Frankfort, IN: September 15, 2007.
TA-W-64,089; Bill Sills Sportswear, Inc., PACA, Lexington, TN: 
September 17, 2007.
TA-W-64,147; Mahle Engine Components USA, Inc., R&D Center, Muskegon, 
MI: September 30, 2007.
TA-W-64,149; Sanmina-SCI Corporation, New Product Introduction Div, 
Adecco & Spherion, Pleasant Prairie, WI: October 1, 2007.
TA-W-64,176; Leggett and Platt, Cerritos, CA: October 6, 2007.
TA-W-64,189; Dura Automotive, Lawrenceburg, TN: September 16, 2007.
TA-W-64,234; Lumax Industries, Inc., Altoona, PA: October 15, 2007.
TA-W-63,941; General Motors Corporation, Vehicle Mfg. Div., Doraville 
Assembly, Allegis Staff, Doraville, GA: August 26, 2007.

    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-63,988; Porter Engineered Systems, Inc., Westfield, IN: September 
3, 2007.
TA-W-64,051; Pacific Consolidated Industries, Fabrication Department, 
Riverside, CA: September 3, 2007.
TA-W-64,119; Tex Tech, Inc., Brattleboro, VT: September 26, 2007.
TA-W-64,139; Filtrona Greensboro, Inc., Greensboro, NC: September 29, 
2007.
TA-W-64,150; Andritz, Inc., PS and Manufacturing Divisions, Muncy, PA: 
October 1, 2007.
TA-W-64,187; Coupled Products LLC (Formerly known as Dana Corporation), 
Columbia City, IN: October 7, 2007.
TA-W-64,237; Cone Denim White Oak Plant, Greensboro, NC: March 4, 2008.
TA-W-64,243; Clear Plas LLC, Formerly C-Plastics Corp, Leominster, MA: 
October 13, 2007.
TA-W-64,256; STMicroelectronics, Phoenix, AZ: October 17, 2007.
TA-W-64,301; Window Fashions, Inc., National Heights, PA: October 22, 
2007.
TA-W-63,931; Melco Engraving, Rochester Hills, MI: August 21, 2007.
TA-W-64,103; Entegris, Inc., San Diego, CA: September 18, 2007.
TA-W-64,114; Advanced Energy Industries, Inc., Adecco, Volt and 
ResourceMFG, Fort Collins, CO: September 24, 2007.
TA-W-64,132; JDS Uniphase, Job Store Staffing, Louisville, CO: 
September 26, 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.

TA-W-63,982A; Jamestown Moraine, Inc., Moraine, OH: September 2, 2007.
TA-W-63,982; Moraine Sequencing Center, Inc., Moraine, OH: September 2, 
2007.
TA-W-63,993; Stanley Fastening Systems, L.P., aka Stanley-Bostitch /
Div. of the Stanley Works, Inc., Clinton, CT: September 15, 2008.
TA-W-64,046; Guilford Performance Textiles, Kenansville, NC: September 
4, 2007.
TA-W-64,058; Meridian Automotive Systems, Ionia, MI: September 8, 2007.
TA-W-64,060; Ai-Shreveport LLC, Shreveport, LA: August 29, 2007.
TA-W-64,090; Yuhshin USA Limited dba Ortech, DBA Ortech, Kirksville, 
MO: September 16, 2008.
TA-W-64,222; TRW Automotive U.S. LLC, Global Electronics Div., Volt & 
Manpower, Marshall, IL: October 13, 2007.

    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.
    None.
    The Department has determined that criterion (2) of Section 246 has 
not been met. Workers at the firm possess skills that are easily 
transferable.

TA-W-63,919; Varian, Inc., Liquid Chromatography & Gas, Walnut Creek, 
CA.

    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.
    None.
    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.

TA-W-63,995; Wyeth, Biotech Division, Andover, MA.

    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.

TA-W-63,820; Blue Water Automotive Systems, Inc., Caro, MI.
TA-W-64,142; St. Lawrence Zinc Company, LLC, Governeur, NY.

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

TA-W-63,438; GMAC Insurance Management Corporation, Information 
Technology Group, Maryland Heights, MO.
TA-W-64,110; UAW, Local #110, Fenton, MO.
TA-W-64,228; Miami Strategic Repair Center, Subsidiary of Rockwell 
Collins, Inc, Miami, FL.
TA-W-64,262; Classic Components Corporation, Torrence, CA.


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    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.
    None.
    I hereby certify that the aforementioned determinations were issued 
during the period of October 27 through October 31, 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: November 5, 2008.
Erin Fitzgerald,
Director, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance.
[FR Doc. E8-26892 Filed 11-12-08; 8:45 am]
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