Notice of Determinations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance, 75136-75138 [E8-29170]

Download as PDF 75136 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 238 / Wednesday, December 10, 2008 / Notices 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–64,017; The News Messenger, Graphics Department, Fremont, WI mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES 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. 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 TA–W–63,098; Ineos-Nova, LLC, Belpre, herein presents summaries of CT determinations regarding eligibility to TA–W–64,001; Fleetwood Travel apply for trade adjustment assistance for Trailers of Oregon, Inc., La Grande, workers (TA–W) number and alternative MI trade adjustment assistance (ATAA) by TA–W–64,124; Certified Metal Finishing, (TA–W) number issued during the period of November 24 through Benton Harbor, TN November 28, 2008. TA–W–64,172; Zippo Manufacturing In order for an affirmative Company, Bradford, NC determination to be made for workers of TA–W–64,194; Formica Corporation, a primary firm and a certification issued Evendale, MI regarding eligibility to apply for worker adjustment assistance, each of the group TA–W–64,208; Anchor Glass Container eligibility requirements of section 222(a) Corporation, Zanesville Mould of the Act must be met. Division, Zanesville, NC I. Section (a)(2)(A), all of the TA–W–64,364; Westlake USA, Inc., A following must be satisfied: Subsidiary of Glabman-Himes, High A. A significant number or proportion Point, TN of the workers in such workers’ firm, or an appropriate subdivision of the firm, The workers’ firm does not produce have become totally or partially an article as required for certification separated, or are threatened to become under Section 222 of the Trade Act of totally or partially separated; 1974. B. The sales or production, or both, of TA–W–64,205; The Ohio Heart and such firm or subdivision have decreased Vascular Center, Transcription absolutely; and Department, Cincinnati, OH C. Increased imports of articles like or directly competitive with articles TA–W–64,272; The Nielsen Company produced by such firm or subdivision (US), LLC, Fond du Lac, MA have contributed importantly to such The investigation revealed that workers’ separation or threat of criteria of Section 222(b)(2) has not been separation and to the decline in sales or met. The workers’ firm (or subdivision) production of such firm or subdivision; is not a supplier to or a downstream or producer for a firm whose workers were II. Section (a)(2)(B), both of the certified eligible to apply for TAA. following must be satisfied: A. A significant number or proportion None. of the workers in such workers’ firm, or I hereby certify that the an appropriate subdivision of the firm, aforementioned determinations were have become totally or partially issued during the period of November separated, or are threatened to become 17 through November 21, 2008. Copies totally or partially separated; of these determinations are available for B. There has been a shift in inspection in Room C–5311, U.S. production by such workers’ firm or Department of Labor, 200 Constitution subdivision to a foreign country of Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20210 articles like or directly competitive with during normal business hours or will be articles which are produced by such firm or subdivision; and mailed to persons who write to the C. One of the following must be above address. satisfied: Dated: December 3, 2008. 1. The country to which the workers’ Erin Fitzgerald, firm has shifted production of the Director, Division of Trade Adjustment articles is a party to a free trade Assistance. agreement with the United States; [FR Doc. E8–29169 Filed 12–9–08; 8:45 am] 2. The country to which the workers’ firm has shifted production of the BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:49 Dec 09, 2008 Jkt 217001 PO 00000 Frm 00060 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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 of 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 E:\FR\FM\10DEN1.SGM 10DEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 238 / Wednesday, December 10, 2008 / Notices mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES 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. TA–W–64,304; American Die Corporation, Chesterfield, MI: October 10, 2007 The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of section 222(a)(2)(B) (shift in production) of the Trade Act have been met. None. 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–63,880; Cequent Electrical Products, Inc., Tekonsha, MI: August 6, 2007 TA–W–64,255; Hoffman/New Yorker, Inc., Dushore, PA: October 17, 2007 TA–W–64,206; Hutchinson FTS, Inc., Reading, MI: October 9, 2007 TA–W–64,233; Sun Mountain Lumber, Inc., Deer Lodge, MT: October 14, 2007 TA–W–64,319A; McConkey and McConkey Machinery, Englewood, TN: October 28, 2007 TA–W–64,319; Allied Hosiery Mill, Inc., Englewood, TN: October 28, 2007 TA–W–64,153; Hart Schaffner and Marx dba Thorngate, Ltd; A Subsidiary of Hartmarx Corporation, Cape Girardeau, MO: September 30, 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. VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:49 Dec 09, 2008 Jkt 217001 TA–W–64,083; American Axle and Manufacturing, Detroit Manufacturing Complex, Detroit, MI: September 16, 2007 TA–W–64,118; Lincoln Brass Works, Inc., dba Mueller Gas Products, Jacksboro, TN: September 25, 2007 TA–W–64,161; Titus Tool Co., Inc., Kent, WA: October 1, 2007 TA–W–64,219; GKN Sinter Metals, Sinter Metals Division, Emporium, PA: October 3, 2007 TA–W–64,229A; Hanesbrand, Inc., Formerly known as Sara Lee Branded Apparel, Forest City, NC: October 5, 2007 TA–W–64,229B; Hanesbrand, Inc., Formerly known as Sara Lee Branded Apparel, Gastonia, NC: October 5, 2007 TA–W–64,229C; Hanesbrand, Inc., Formerly known as Sara Lee Branded Apparel, Rockingham, NC: October 5, 2007 TA–W–64,229; Hanesbrand, Inc., Formerly known as Sara Lee Branded Apparel, Eden, NC: October 5, 2007 TA–W–64,265; Cooper-Crouse-Hinds, Cooper Interconnect Division, LaGrange, NC: October 16, 2007 TA–W–64,276; American Safety Razor Co./Personna; Industrial/Medical Division, Verona, VA: October 23, 2007 TA–W–64,356; Union Apparel, Inc., Norvelt, PA: November 4, 2007 TA–W–64,400; Lincolnton Manufacturing, Inc., A Subsidiary of Century Place, Lincolnton, NC: November 11, 2007 TA–W–64,427A; Worldtex, Inc., Greensboro Corporate Office, Greensboro, NC: November 13, 2007 TA–W–64,427; Worldtex, Inc., Hickory Corporate Office, Hickory, NC: November 13, 2007 TA–W–64,483; Fisher and Company, Inc., Corporate Office, St. Clair Shores, MI: November 19, 2007 TA–W–64,350; Omega Motion, A Subsidiary of Legget and Platt, Inc., Saltillo, MS: November 3, 2007 TA–W–64,261; LexisNexis; Elsevier Dayton IT Division, Miamisburg, OH: October 16, 2007 TA–W–64,266; Katun Corporation, Environmental Business Systems Division, Austin, TX: October 21, 2007 TA–W–64,283; STEC, Inc., Santa Ana, CA: October 22, 2007 TA–W–64,438; Boston Scientific, Interventional Technologies Division, Murrieta, CA: November 12, 2007 TA–W–64,476; Iowa Precision Industries, TDC Division, Cedar Rapids, IA: November 13, 2007 PO 00000 Frm 00061 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 75137 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–64,264; General Motors Corporation, Pittsburgh Metal Center, West Mifflin, PA: October 22, 2007 TA–W–64,399; JC Tec Industries, Annville, KY: November 10, 2007 TA–W–64,419; ATC Panels, Inc., Franklin, VA: November 12, 2007 TA–W–64,456; ILPea, Inc., A Subsidiary of Holm Industries, Fort Smith, AR: October 13, 2008. 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. TA–W–64,304; American Die Corporation, Chesterfield, MI The Department has determined that criterion (2) of section 246 has not been met. Workers at the firm possess skills that are easily transferable. None. 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. E:\FR\FM\10DEN1.SGM 10DEN1 75138 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 238 / Wednesday, December 10, 2008 / Notices TA–W–64,195; Enefco USA, Inc., Auburn, ME 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. None. 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–63,981; Prime Tanning Company, Inc., Berwick, ME TA–W–64,145; Flakeboard America, LLC; Simsboro, LA TA–W–64,214; KDH Defense Systems, Inc., Carmichaels, PA TA–W–64,246; BorgWarner Morse Tech, Inc., Transmission Components, Ithaca, NY TA–W–64,252; Lear Corporation; Seating Systems Division, Wentzville, MO The workers’ firm does not produce an article as required for certification under section 222 of the Trade Act of 1974. TA–W–64,190; Hafner USA, Inc., New York, NY TA–W–64,394; Ameriprise Financial, Inc., Service Delivery, Online Documentation, Minneapolis, MN TA–W–64,473; Magnolia Garment Corporation, Tylertown, MS 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 November 24 through November 28, 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: December 3, 2008. Erin FitzGerald, Director, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–29170 Filed 12–9–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance Petitions have been filed with the Secretary of Labor under Section 221(a) of the Trade Act of 1974 (‘‘the Act’’) and are identified in the Appendix to this notice. Upon receipt of these petitions, the Director of the Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance, Employment and Training Administration, has instituted investigations pursuant to Section 221(a) of the Act. The purpose of each of the investigations is to determine whether the workers are eligible to apply for adjustment assistance under Title II, Chapter 2, of the Act. The investigations will further relate, as appropriate, to the determination of the date on which total or partial separations began or threatened to begin and the subdivision of the firm involved. The petitioners or any other persons showing a substantial interest in the subject matter of the investigations may request a public hearing, provided such request is filed in writing with the Director, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance, at the address shown below, not later than December 22, 2008. Interested persons are invited to submit written comments regarding the subject matter of the investigations to the Director, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance, at the address shown below, not later than December 22, 2008. The petitions filed in this case are available for inspection at the Office of the Director, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance, Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, Room C–5311, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20210. Signed at Washington, DC, this 26th day of November 2008. Erin Fitzgerald, Director, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. APPENDIX [TAA petitions instituted between 11/10/08 and 11/14/08] mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES TA–W 64372 64373 64374 64375 64376 64377 64378 64379 64380 64381 64382 64383 64384 64385 64386 64387 64388 64389 64390 64391 64392 64393 64394 64395 ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ VerDate Aug<31>2005 Date of institution Subject firm (petitioners) Location Mitsubishi Motors Manufacturing (Union) ............................. Whirlpool (Wkrs) ................................................................... G.E. Healthcare, Verification-Validation Dept. (State) ......... Emerson Network Power (Comp) ........................................ Johnson Controls, Inc. (State) .............................................. Ryder (State) ........................................................................ Hancock Company/DBA Gitman & Co/IAG (Comp) ............ Chole Hersee Company (Comp) .......................................... Alcoa Rockdale Operations (USW) ...................................... Metlife Insurance (Wkrs) ...................................................... Blumenthal Mills (Wkrs) ........................................................ IBM (State) ........................................................................... Timken Company (State) ..................................................... Android Industries, LLC (State) ............................................ Victaulic (USW) .................................................................... U.S.G. (Wkrs) ....................................................................... Foam Fabricators, Inc. (State) ............................................. A. Schulman, Inc. (Wkrs) ..................................................... Sensata Technologies, Inc. (Comp) ..................................... Harris Stratex Networks (Comp) .......................................... Columbus McKinnon (Wkrs) ................................................. Nikko America (Comp) ......................................................... Ameriprise Financial Incorporated (Wkrs) ............................ Armstrong Hardwood Flooring Company (IBT) .................... Normal, IL ............................. Milan, TN ............................... Seattle, WA ........................... Lorain, OH ............................. Suwanee, GA ........................ Norcross, GA ........................ Ashland, PA .......................... So. Boston, MA ..................... Rockdale, TX ........................ Tulsa, OK .............................. Marion, SC ............................ Hopewell Junction, NY .......... Dahlonega, GA ..................... Norcross, GA ........................ Easton, PA ............................ Cloquet, MN .......................... Forrest City, AR .................... Sharon Center, OH ............... Brownsville, TX ..................... San Antonio, TX .................... Lexington, TN ........................ Dallas, TX ............................. Minneapolis, MN ................... 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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 November 
24 through November 28, 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 of 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

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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.

TA-W-64,304; American Die Corporation, Chesterfield, MI: October 10, 
2007

    The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of 
section 222(a)(2)(B) (shift in production) of the Trade Act have been 
met.

None.

    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-63,880; Cequent Electrical Products, Inc., Tekonsha, MI: August 6, 
2007
TA-W-64,255; Hoffman/New Yorker, Inc., Dushore, PA: October 17, 2007
TA-W-64,206; Hutchinson FTS, Inc., Reading, MI: October 9, 2007
TA-W-64,233; Sun Mountain Lumber, Inc., Deer Lodge, MT: October 14, 
2007
TA-W-64,319A; McConkey and McConkey Machinery, Englewood, TN: October 
28, 2007
TA-W-64,319; Allied Hosiery Mill, Inc., Englewood, TN: October 28, 2007
TA-W-64,153; Hart Schaffner and Marx dba Thorngate, Ltd; A Subsidiary 
of Hartmarx Corporation, Cape Girardeau, MO: September 30, 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-64,083; American Axle and Manufacturing, Detroit Manufacturing 
Complex, Detroit, MI: September 16, 2007
TA-W-64,118; Lincoln Brass Works, Inc., dba Mueller Gas Products, 
Jacksboro, TN: September 25, 2007
TA-W-64,161; Titus Tool Co., Inc., Kent, WA: October 1, 2007
TA-W-64,219; GKN Sinter Metals, Sinter Metals Division, Emporium, PA: 
October 3, 2007
TA-W-64,229A; Hanesbrand, Inc., Formerly known as Sara Lee Branded 
Apparel, Forest City, NC: October 5, 2007
TA-W-64,229B; Hanesbrand, Inc., Formerly known as Sara Lee Branded 
Apparel, Gastonia, NC: October 5, 2007
TA-W-64,229C; Hanesbrand, Inc., Formerly known as Sara Lee Branded 
Apparel, Rockingham, NC: October 5, 2007
TA-W-64,229; Hanesbrand, Inc., Formerly known as Sara Lee Branded 
Apparel, Eden, NC: October 5, 2007
TA-W-64,265; Cooper-Crouse-Hinds, Cooper Interconnect Division, 
LaGrange, NC: October 16, 2007
TA-W-64,276; American Safety Razor Co./Personna; Industrial/Medical 
Division, Verona, VA: October 23, 2007
TA-W-64,356; Union Apparel, Inc., Norvelt, PA: November 4, 2007
TA-W-64,400; Lincolnton Manufacturing, Inc., A Subsidiary of Century 
Place, Lincolnton, NC: November 11, 2007
TA-W-64,427A; Worldtex, Inc., Greensboro Corporate Office, Greensboro, 
NC: November 13, 2007
TA-W-64,427; Worldtex, Inc., Hickory Corporate Office, Hickory, NC: 
November 13, 2007
TA-W-64,483; Fisher and Company, Inc., Corporate Office, St. Clair 
Shores, MI: November 19, 2007
TA-W-64,350; Omega Motion, A Subsidiary of Legget and Platt, Inc., 
Saltillo, MS: November 3, 2007
TA-W-64,261; LexisNexis; Elsevier Dayton IT Division, Miamisburg, OH: 
October 16, 2007
TA-W-64,266; Katun Corporation, Environmental Business Systems 
Division, Austin, TX: October 21, 2007
TA-W-64,283; STEC, Inc., Santa Ana, CA: October 22, 2007
TA-W-64,438; Boston Scientific, Interventional Technologies Division, 
Murrieta, CA: November 12, 2007
TA-W-64,476; Iowa Precision Industries, TDC Division, Cedar Rapids, IA: 
November 13, 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-64,264; General Motors Corporation, Pittsburgh Metal Center, West 
Mifflin, PA: October 22, 2007
TA-W-64,399; JC Tec Industries, Annville, KY: November 10, 2007
TA-W-64,419; ATC Panels, Inc., Franklin, VA: November 12, 2007
TA-W-64,456; ILPea, Inc., A Subsidiary of Holm Industries, Fort Smith, 
AR: October 13, 2008.

    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.

TA-W-64,304; American Die Corporation, Chesterfield, MI

    The Department has determined that criterion (2) of section 246 has 
not been met. Workers at the firm possess skills that are easily 
transferable.

None.

    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.


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TA-W-64,195; Enefco USA, Inc., Auburn, ME

    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.

None.

    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-63,981; Prime Tanning Company, Inc., Berwick, ME
TA-W-64,145; Flakeboard America, LLC; Simsboro, LA
TA-W-64,214; KDH Defense Systems, Inc., Carmichaels, PA
TA-W-64,246; BorgWarner Morse Tech, Inc., Transmission Components, 
Ithaca, NY
TA-W-64,252; Lear Corporation; Seating Systems Division, Wentzville, MO

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

TA-W-64,190; Hafner USA, Inc., New York, NY
TA-W-64,394; Ameriprise Financial, Inc., Service Delivery, Online 
Documentation, Minneapolis, MN
TA-W-64,473; Magnolia Garment Corporation, Tylertown, MS

    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 November 24 through November 28, 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: December 3, 2008.
Erin FitzGerald,
Director, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance.
[FR Doc. E8-29170 Filed 12-9-08; 8:45 am]
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