Grant of Authority for Subzone Status, Reynolds Packaging LLC (Aluminum Foil Liner Stock), Louisville, Kentucky, 1596-1597 [2010-376]

Download as PDF 1596 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 7 / Tuesday, January 12, 2010 / Notices Interoperability, National Institute of Standards and Technology, 100 Bureau Drive, Mail Stop 2000, Gaithersburg, MD 20899–2000 or via e-mail to nistsgfac@nist.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: George Arnold, National Coordinator for Smart Grid Interoperability, Tel: (301) 975–2232, E-mail: nistsgfac@nist.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background and Authority The Smart Grid Advisory Committee (Committee), is established to advise the Director of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in carrying out duties authorized by section 1305 of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (Pub. L. 110–140). 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[FR Doc. 2010–344 Filed 1–11–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–13–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign–Trade Zones Board Order No. 1657 Grant of Authority for Subzone Status, Reynolds Packaging LLC (Aluminum Foil Liner Stock), Louisville, Kentucky Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign–Trade Zones Act of June 18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a–81u), the Foreign– Trade Zones Board (the Board) adopts the following Order: Whereas, the Foreign–Trade Zones Act provides for ’’...the establishment...of foreign–trade zones in ports of entry of the United States, to expedite and encourage foreign commerce, and for other purposes,’’ and authorizes the Foreign–Trade Zones Board to grant to qualified corporations the privilege of establishing foreign– trade zones in or adjacent to U.S. Customs and Border Protection ports of entry; Whereas, the Board’s regulations (15 CFR Part 400) provide for the establishment of special–purpose subzones when existing zone facilities cannot serve the specific use involved, and when the activity results in a significant public benefit and is in the public interest; Whereas, the Louisville and Jefferson County Riverport Authority, grantee of Foreign–Trade Zone 29, has made application to the Board for authority to establish a special–purpose subzone at the aluminum foil liner stock manufacturing and distribution facilities of Reynolds Packaging LLC, located in Louisville, Kentucky (FTZ Docket 12– 2009, filed3–25–2009); Whereas, notice inviting public comment has been given in the Federal Register (74 FR 14956, 4–2–2009) and the application has been processed pursuant to the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations; and, Whereas, the Board adopts the findings and recommendations of the examiner’s report, and finds that the requirements of the FTZ Act and Board’s regulations are satisfied, and E:\FR\FM\12JAN1.SGM 12JAN1 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 7 / Tuesday, January 12, 2010 / Notices that the proposal is in the public interest; Now, therefore, the Board hereby grants authority for subzone status for activity related to the manufacturing and distribution of aluminum foil liner stock and aluminum foil at the facilities of Reynolds Packaging LLC, located in Louisville, Kentucky (Subzone 29J), as described in the application and Federal Register notice, subject to the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations, including Section 400.28. Signed at Washington, DC, this 30th day of December 2009. Ronald K. Lorentzen, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration, Alternate Chairman, Foreign–Trade Zones Board. Attest: Pierre V. Duy, Acting Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 2010–376 Filed 1–11–10; 8:45 am] Accordingly, NMFS establishes the harvest guideline at zero lobsters for the NWHI commercial lobster fishery for calendar year 2010. Thus, no harvest of NWHI lobster resources is allowed. Furthermore, the NMFS Regional Administrator determined that all 15 NWHI lobster limited entry permits held by vessel owners (i.e., permit holders) are no longer valid. This action complies with the final rule governing compensation to Federal commercial bottomfish and lobster fishermen due to fishery closures in the Monument (74 FR 47119, September 15, 2009). During December 2009 and January 2010, eligible NWHI lobster permit holders voluntarily accepted and received monetary payments, as authorized by Congress under the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2008 (P.L. 110– 161). Thus, no fishing for NWHI lobster resources is allowed. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S Dated: January 6, 2010. Emily H. Menashes, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [FR Doc. 2010–388 Filed 1–11–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–S RIN 0648–XT33 Western Pacific Crustacean Fisheries; 2010 Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Lobster Harvest Guideline WReier-Aviles on DSKGBLS3C1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notification of lobster harvest guideline. SUMMARY: NMFS announces that the annual harvest guideline for the commercial lobster fishery in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (NWHI) for calendar year 2010 is established at zero lobsters. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bob Harman, NMFS Pacific Islands Region, 808–944–2271. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The NWHI commercial lobster fishery is managed under the Fishery Management Plan for Crustacean Fisheries of the Western Pacific Region. The regulations at 50 CFR 665.50(b)(2) require NMFS to publish an annual harvest guideline for lobster Permit Area 1, comprised of Federal waters around the NWHI. Regulations governing the Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument in the NWHI prohibit the unpermitted removal of monument resources (50 CFR 404.7), and establish a zero annual harvest guideline for lobsters (50 CFR 404.10(a)). VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:14 Jan 11, 2010 Jkt 220001 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration (A–570–949) Wire Decking from the People’s Republic of China: Notice of Preliminary Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value and Postponement of Final Determination AGENCY: Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. EFFECTIVE DATE: January 12, 2010. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (‘‘Department’’) preliminarily determines that wire decking from the People’s Republic of China (‘‘PRC’’) is being, or is likely to be, sold in the United States at less than fair value (‘‘LTFV’’), as provided in section 733 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (‘‘the Act’’). The estimated margins of sales at LTFV are shown in the ‘‘Preliminary Determination’’ section of this notice. Pursuant to requests from interested parties, we are postponing the final determination and extending the provisional measures from a four– month period to not more than six months. Accordingly, we will make our final determination not later than 135 days after publication of the preliminary determination. PO 00000 Frm 00015 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 1597 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Frances Veith or Trisha Tran, AD/CVD Operations, Office 8, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–4295 or (202) 482– 4852, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Initiation On June 5, 2009, the Department received an antidumping duty (‘‘AD’’) petition concerning imports of wire decking from the PRC filed in proper form by AWP Industries, Inc., ITC Manufacturing, Inc., J&L Wire Cloth, Inc., and Nashville Wire Products Mfg. Co., Inc., (collectively, ‘‘Petitioners’’). See the Petition for the Imposition of Antidumping and Countervailing Duties Pursuant to Sections 701 and 731 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (‘‘Petition’’), filed on June 5, 2009. On June 22, 2009, Petitioners submitted a letter stating that another domestic producer of the like product, Wireway Husky Corporation, had joined the petition. The Department initiated this investigation on June 25, 2009.1 In the Initiation Notice, the Department notified parties of the application process by which exporters and producers may obtain separate–rate status in non–market economy (‘‘NME’’) investigations. The process requires exporters and producers to submit a separate–rate status application (‘‘SRA’’)2 and to demonstrate an absence of both de jure and de facto government control over its export activities. The SRA for this investigation was posted on the Department’s website http:// ia.ita.doc.gov/ia–highlights-and– news.html on July 2, 2009. The due date for filing an SRA was August 31, 2009. On July 31, 2009, the International Trade Commission (‘‘ITC’’) determined that there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is materially injured or threatened with material injury by reason of imports of wire decking from the PRC.3 1 See Wire Decking from the People’s Republic of China: Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigation, 74 FR 31691 (July 2, 2009) (‘‘Initiation Notice’’). 2 See Policy Bulletin 05.1: Separate-Rates Practice and Application of Combination Rates in Antidumping Investigations involving Non-Market Economy Countries (April 5, 2005) (‘‘Policy Bulletin 05.1’’), available at http://ia.ita.doc.gov/policy/ bull05-1.pdf. 3 See Investigation Nos. 701-TA-466 and 731-TA116 (Preliminary): Wire Decking from China, 74 FR 38229 (July 31, 2009). E:\FR\FM\12JAN1.SGM 12JAN1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 7 (Tuesday, January 12, 2010)]
[Notices]
[Pages 1596-1597]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-376]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Foreign-Trade Zones Board

Order No. 1657


Grant of Authority for Subzone Status, Reynolds Packaging LLC 
(Aluminum Foil Liner Stock), Louisville, Kentucky

    Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign-Trade Zones Act of 
June 18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), the Foreign-Trade 
Zones Board (the Board) adopts the following Order:
    Whereas, the Foreign-Trade Zones Act provides for ''...the 
establishment...of foreign-trade zones in ports of entry of the United 
States, to expedite and encourage foreign commerce, and for other 
purposes,'' and authorizes the Foreign-Trade Zones Board to grant to 
qualified corporations the privilege of establishing foreign-trade 
zones in or adjacent to U.S. Customs and Border Protection ports of 
entry;
    Whereas, the Board's regulations (15 CFR Part 400) provide for the 
establishment of special-purpose subzones when existing zone facilities 
cannot serve the specific use involved, and when the activity results 
in a significant public benefit and is in the public interest;
    Whereas, the Louisville and Jefferson County Riverport Authority, 
grantee of Foreign-Trade Zone 29, has made application to the Board for 
authority to establish a special-purpose subzone at the aluminum foil 
liner stock manufacturing and distribution facilities of Reynolds 
Packaging LLC, located in Louisville, Kentucky (FTZ Docket 12-2009, 
filed3-25-2009);
    Whereas, notice inviting public comment has been given in the 
Federal Register (74 FR 14956, 4-2-2009) and the application has been 
processed pursuant to the FTZ Act and the Board's regulations; and,
    Whereas, the Board adopts the findings and recommendations of the 
examiner's report, and finds that the requirements of the FTZ Act and 
Board's regulations are satisfied, and

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that the proposal is in the public interest;
    Now, therefore, the Board hereby grants authority for subzone 
status for activity related to the manufacturing and distribution of 
aluminum foil liner stock and aluminum foil at the facilities of 
Reynolds Packaging LLC, located in Louisville, Kentucky (Subzone 29J), 
as described in the application and Federal Register notice, subject to 
the FTZ Act and the Board's regulations, including Section 400.28.
    Signed at Washington, DC, this 30th day of December 2009.

Ronald K. Lorentzen,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration, Alternate 
Chairman, Foreign-Trade Zones Board.
    Attest:
Pierre V. Duy,
Acting Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2010-376 Filed 1-11-10; 8:45 am]
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