Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility to Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance, 79915-79916 [E8-30914]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 250 / Tuesday, December 30, 2008 / Notices TA–W–64,484; The Lang Companies, Miller O’Connell Printing, Manpower, Delafield, WI: November 19, 2007. TA–W–64,530; Fujimi Corporation, Fujimi, Inc., Tualatin, OR: November 24, 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–64,011; Johnson Controls, Inc., Automotive Div., Cadiz, KY: September 8, 2007. TA–W–64,226; Diversified Machine, Inc., Canton, MI: October 8, 2007. TA–W–64,310; Dana Holding Corporation, Structural Solutions, Career Personnel, Longview, TX: October 29, 2007. TA–W–64,434; Riverside Furniture Corporation, Plant 5, Russellville, AR: November 13, 2007. TA–W–64,593; Sonoco, Industrial Products Division, Pittsfield, ME: December 3, 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 pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES 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. 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 VerDate Aug<31>2005 22:55 Dec 29, 2008 Jkt 217001 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. TA–W–64,553; Springs Creative Products Group, Distribution Center, 300 Chatham Ave., Rock Hall, SC. 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–64,285A; ITT Corporation— Interconnect Solutions Division, Interconnect Solutions, Volt Temp., Innovation Staffing, Santa Ana, CA. TA–W–64,337; Moline Machinery, LLC, Duluth, MN. 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–64,024; Cleaning Technologies Group, Blackstone-Ney Ultrasonics Div., Jamestown, NY. TA–W–64,134; Diebold, Inc., Hebron, OH. TA–W–64,163; Barnes Aerospace, Ceramics Division, Barnes Group, Inc., Windsor, CT. TA–W–64,180; Conestoga Wood Specialties Corporation, Beavertown, PA. TA–W–64,321; Olympic Panel Products, LLC, Shelton, WA. TA–W–64,334; Eaton Electrical, Inc., Power Quality Div., Engineering Dept, Raleigh, NC. TA–W–64,329; Kronos, Inc., Software Manufacturing Operation, Chelmsford, MA. The workers’ firm does not produce an article as required for certification under section 222 of the Trade Act of 1974. TA–W–64,230; Hooker Furniture Company, Martinsville, VA. TA–W–64,437; United Airlines, Inc., Seattle-Tacoma Int’l Airport Maintenance Division, Seattle, WA. TA–W–64,531; Beacon Looms, Inc., Repackaging Department, Teaneck, NJ. TA–W–64,579; Havi Global Solutions, Int’l Promotions Leadership Latin America Div., Downers Grove, IL. The investigation revealed that criteria of section 222(b)(2) has not been PO 00000 Frm 00127 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 79915 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 December 8 through December 12, 2008. Copies of these determinations are available for inspection in Room N–5428, 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 19, 2008. Linda G. Poole, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–30934 Filed 12–29–08; 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 January 9, 2009. 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 January 9, 2009. The petitions filed in this case are available for inspection at the Office of the Director, Division of Trade E:\FR\FM\30DEN1.SGM 30DEN1 79916 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 250 / Tuesday, December 30, 2008 / Notices Signed at Washington, DC, this 12th day of December 2008. Linda G. Poole, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. Adjustment Assistance, Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, Room N–5428, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20210. APPENDIX TAA petitions instituted between 12/1/08 and 12/5/08 TA–W 64558 64559 64560 64561 64562 64563 ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ 64564 64565 64566 64567 64568 64569 64570 64571 64572 64573 64574 64575 64576 64577 64578 64579 64580 64581 64582 64583 64584 64585 64586 64587 64588 64589 64590 64591 64592 ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ 64593 ................................ 64594 ................................ Subject firm (petitioners) East Coast Hardwood Veneers, Inc. (Comp) Austintown Products Plant GE (Wkrs) Bel-ORO International (Wkrs) Nilfisk Advance (Wkrs) Bayliner Marine (Wkrs) Colonte Plastics/Plastic Specialities and Technologies (Wkrs) Brose (UAW) Dakkota Integrated Systems (UAW) Chicago Park Plastic (UAW) QIS (UAW) JCIM (UAW) Tower Automotive (UAW) ZF Lemforder (UAW) Europackaging, LLC (Comp) Merrill Corp. (State) Thomasville Furniture Industries (Comp) Alcoa (State) Steelcase, Inc. (Comp) Bowles Fluidics Corporation (State) Novell, Inc. (Wkrs) RAD Technologies (State) Havi Global Solutions (Comp) Mohawk (State) Renfro Corporation (Comp) Gates Mectrol (Comp) Service Tool and Die, Inc. (Wkrs) Master Brand Cabinets (Wkrs) International Paper (State) Carlson Wagonlit Travel (Wkrs) Allen Edmonds Shoe Company (Wkrs) Genwove U.S. Ltd (Comp) American First Forestry (Comp) Bulova Technologies, LLC (Comp) Gensym (State) ORDMM Aircraft Maintenance (United Airlines) (Wkrs) Sonoco (Comp) Bio-Rad Laboratories (Comp) [FR Doc. E8–30914 Filed 12–29–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES 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, VerDate Aug<31>2005 22:55 Dec 29, 2008 Jkt 217001 Frm 00128 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Date of petition Hagerstown, MD Youngstown, OH New York, NY Plymouth, MN Roseburg, OR Ridgefield, NJ 12/01/08 12/01/08 12/01/08 12/01/08 12/01/08 12/01/08 11/10/08 11/26/08 11/16/08 11/17/08 11/25/08 11/18/08 Chicago, IL Chicago, IL Chicago, IL Chicago, IL Chicago, IL Chicago, IL Chicago, IL Salem, NH Everett, MA Appomattox, VA Alcoa, TN Grand Rapids, MI Columbia, MD Lebanon, NH Wilmington, MA Downers Grove, IL Dahlonega, GA Whitmire, SC Salem, NH Henderson, KY Grants Pass, OR Bastrop, LA Houston, TX Port Washington, WI Indian Trail, NC Usk, WA Lancaster, PA Burlington, MA Chicago, IL 12/02/08 12/02/08 12/02/08 12/02/08 12/02/08 12/02/08 12/02/08 12/02/08 12/02/08 12/02/08 12/02/08 12/02/08 12/03/08 12/03/08 12/03/08 12/03/08 12/03/08 12/03/08 12/03/08 12/03/08 12/03/08 12/03/08 12/03/08 12/03/08 12/03/08 12/04/08 12/04/08 12/04/08 12/04/08 11/07/08 11/07/08 11/07/08 11/07/08 11/07/08 11/07/08 11/07/08 12/01/08 12/01/08 11/21/08 12/01/08 11/20/08 12/02/08 12/02/08 12/02/08 12/02/08 11/25/08 12/01/08 11/25/08 12/02/08 11/24/08 12/01/08 11/25/08 12/03/08 12/01/08 11/26/08 12/03/08 12/02/08 11/04/08 Pittsfield, ME Waltham, MA 12/04/08 12/05/08 12/03/08 12/03/08 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 PO 00000 Date of institution Location 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 January 29, 2009. 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 January 9, 2009. 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 N–5428, E:\FR\FM\30DEN1.SGM 30DEN1

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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 January 9, 2009.
    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 
January 9, 2009.
    The petitions filed in this case are available for inspection at 
the Office of the Director, Division of Trade

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Adjustment Assistance, Employment and Training Administration, U.S. 
Department of Labor, Room N-5428, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., 
Washington, DC 20210.

    Signed at Washington, DC, this 12th day of December 2008.
Linda G. Poole,
Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance.

APPENDIX

TAA petitions instituted between 12/1/08 and 12/5/08

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                                            Subject firm                              Date of         Date of
                TA-W                        (petitioners)           Location        institution      petition
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64558...............................  East Coast Hardwood       Hagerstown, MD          12/01/08        11/10/08
                                       Veneers, Inc. (Comp)
64559...............................  Austintown Products       Youngstown, OH          12/01/08        11/26/08
                                       Plant GE (Wkrs)
64560...............................  Bel-ORO International     New York, NY            12/01/08        11/16/08
                                       (Wkrs)
64561...............................  Nilfisk Advance (Wkrs)    Plymouth, MN            12/01/08        11/17/08
64562...............................  Bayliner Marine (Wkrs)    Roseburg, OR            12/01/08        11/25/08
64563...............................  Colonte Plastics/Plastic  Ridgefield, NJ          12/01/08        11/18/08
                                       Specialities and
                                       Technologies (Wkrs)
64564...............................  Brose (UAW)               Chicago, IL             12/02/08        11/07/08
64565...............................  Dakkota Integrated        Chicago, IL             12/02/08        11/07/08
                                       Systems (UAW)
64566...............................  Chicago Park Plastic      Chicago, IL             12/02/08        11/07/08
                                       (UAW)
64567...............................  QIS (UAW)                 Chicago, IL             12/02/08        11/07/08
64568...............................  JCIM (UAW)                Chicago, IL             12/02/08        11/07/08
64569...............................  Tower Automotive (UAW)    Chicago, IL             12/02/08        11/07/08
64570...............................  ZF Lemforder (UAW)        Chicago, IL             12/02/08        11/07/08
64571...............................  Europackaging, LLC        Salem, NH               12/02/08        12/01/08
                                       (Comp)
64572...............................  Merrill Corp. (State)     Everett, MA             12/02/08        12/01/08
64573...............................  Thomasville Furniture     Appomattox, VA          12/02/08        11/21/08
                                       Industries (Comp)
64574...............................  Alcoa (State)             Alcoa, TN               12/02/08        12/01/08
64575...............................  Steelcase, Inc. (Comp)    Grand Rapids, MI        12/02/08        11/20/08
64576...............................  Bowles Fluidics           Columbia, MD            12/03/08        12/02/08
                                       Corporation (State)
64577...............................  Novell, Inc. (Wkrs)       Lebanon, NH             12/03/08        12/02/08
64578...............................  RAD Technologies (State)  Wilmington, MA          12/03/08        12/02/08
64579...............................  Havi Global Solutions     Downers Grove,          12/03/08        12/02/08
                                       (Comp)                    IL
64580...............................  Mohawk (State)            Dahlonega, GA           12/03/08        11/25/08
64581...............................  Renfro Corporation        Whitmire, SC            12/03/08        12/01/08
                                       (Comp)
64582...............................  Gates Mectrol (Comp)      Salem, NH               12/03/08        11/25/08
64583...............................  Service Tool and Die,     Henderson, KY           12/03/08        12/02/08
                                       Inc. (Wkrs)
64584...............................  Master Brand Cabinets     Grants Pass, OR         12/03/08        11/24/08
                                       (Wkrs)
64585...............................  International Paper       Bastrop, LA             12/03/08        12/01/08
                                       (State)
64586...............................  Carlson Wagonlit Travel   Houston, TX             12/03/08        11/25/08
                                       (Wkrs)
64587...............................  Allen Edmonds Shoe        Port Washington,        12/03/08        12/03/08
                                       Company (Wkrs)            WI
64588...............................  Genwove U.S. Ltd (Comp)   Indian Trail, NC        12/03/08        12/01/08
64589...............................  American First Forestry   Usk, WA                 12/04/08        11/26/08
                                       (Comp)
64590...............................  Bulova Technologies, LLC  Lancaster, PA           12/04/08        12/03/08
                                       (Comp)
64591...............................  Gensym (State)            Burlington, MA          12/04/08        12/02/08
64592...............................  ORDMM Aircraft            Chicago, IL             12/04/08        11/04/08
                                       Maintenance (United
                                       Airlines) (Wkrs)
64593...............................  Sonoco (Comp)             Pittsfield, ME          12/04/08        12/03/08
64594...............................  Bio-Rad Laboratories      Waltham, MA             12/05/08        12/03/08
                                       (Comp)
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