Office of Insular Affairs; Allocation of Duty-Exemptions for Calendar Year 2010 for Watch Producers Located in the United States Virgin Islands, 10463 [2010-4862]

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gregory Campbell, Statutory Import Programs; phone number: (202) 482– 2239; fax number: (202) 501–7952; and e-mail address: Gregory.Campbell@trade.gov. VerDate Nov<24>2008 17:12 Mar 05, 2010 Jkt 220001 Pursuant to the Act, the Departments of the Interior and Commerce (‘‘the Departments’’) share responsibility for the allocation of duty exemptions among program producers in the United States insular possessions and the Northern Mariana Islands. In accordance with section 303.3(a) of the regulations (15 CFR 303.3(a)), the total quantity of duty-free insular watches and watch movements for calendar year 2010 is 1,866,000 units for the USVI. This amount was established in Changes in Watch, Watch Movement and Jewelry Program for the U.S. Insular Possessions, 65 FR 8048 (February 17, 2000). There are currently no program producers in Guam, American Samoa or the Northern Mariana Islands. The criteria for the calculation of the calendar year 2010 duty-exemption allocations among program producers within a particular territory are set forth in Section 303.14 of the regulations (15 CFR 303.14). The Departments have verified and, where appropriate, adjusted the data submitted in application form ITA–334P by USVI program producers and have inspected these producers’ operations in accordance with Section 303.5 of the regulations (15 CFR 303.5). In calendar year 2009, USVI program producers shipped 73,096 watches and watch movements into the customs territory of the United States under the Act. The dollar amount of corporate income taxes paid by USVI program producers during calendar year 2009, and the creditable wages and benefits paid by these producers during calendar year 2009 to residents of the territory was a combined total of $1,501,892. The calendar year 2010 USVI annual duty exemption allocations, based on the data verified by the Departments, are as follows: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 10463 Dated: March 2, 2010. Carole Showers, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary For Import Administration, Department of Commerce. Dated: March 2, 2010. Nikolao Pula, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Insular Affairs, Department of the Interior. [FR Doc. 2010–4862 Filed 3–5–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P; 4310–93–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XU87 Marine Mammals; File No. 15126 AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice; receipt of application. SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that NMFS National Marine Mammal Laboratory, (Responsible Party: Dr. John Bengtson, Director), Seattle, WA, has applied for a permit to conduct research on marine mammals in Alaska. DATES: Written, telefaxed, or e-mail comments must be received on or before April 7, 2010. ADDRESSES: The application and related documents are available for review by selecting ‘‘Records Open for Public Comment’’ from the Features box on the Applications and Permits for Protected Species (APPS) home page, https:// apps.nmfs.noaa.gov, and then selecting File No. 15126 from the list of available applications. These documents are also available upon written request or by appointment in the following office(s): Permits, Conservation and Education Division, Office of Protected Resources, NMFS, 1315 East-West Highway, Room 13705, Silver Spring, MD 20910; phone (301)713–2289; fax (301)713–0376; and Annual Program producer Alaska Region, NMFS, P.O. Box allocation 21668, Juneau, AK 99802–1668; phone Belair Quartz, Inc .................. 500,000 (907)586–7221; fax (907)586–7249. Written comments on this application should be submitted to the Chief, The balance of the units allocated to Permits, Conservation and Education the USVI is available for new entrants Division, at the address listed above. into the program or existing program Comments may also be submitted by producers who request a supplement to facsimile to (301)713–0376, or by email their allocation. to NMFS.Pr1Comments@noaa.gov. Please include the File No. in the subject line of the email comment. Those individuals requesting a public hearing should submit a written request to the Chief, Permits, Conservation and Education Division at the address listed PO 00000 Frm 00009 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\08MRN1.SGM 08MRN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR


Office of Insular Affairs; Allocation of Duty-Exemptions for 
Calendar Year 2010 for Watch Producers Located in the United States 
Virgin Islands

AGENCY: Import Administration, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce; Office of Insular Affairs, Department of the 
Interior.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: This action allocates calendar year 2010 duty exemptions for 
watch assembly producers (``program producers'') located in the United 
States Virgin Islands (``USVI'') pursuant to Public Law 97-446, as 
amended by Public Law 103-465, Public Law 106-36 and Public Law 108-429 
(``the Act'').

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gregory Campbell, Statutory Import 
Programs; phone number: (202) 482-2239; fax number: (202) 501-7952; and 
e-mail address: Gregory.Campbell@trade.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the Act, the Departments of the 
Interior and Commerce (``the Departments'') share responsibility for 
the allocation of duty exemptions among program producers in the United 
States insular possessions and the Northern Mariana Islands. In 
accordance with section 303.3(a) of the regulations (15 CFR 303.3(a)), 
the total quantity of duty-free insular watches and watch movements for 
calendar year 2010 is 1,866,000 units for the USVI. This amount was 
established in Changes in Watch, Watch Movement and Jewelry Program for 
the U.S. Insular Possessions, 65 FR 8048 (February 17, 2000). There are 
currently no program producers in Guam, American Samoa or the Northern 
Mariana Islands.
    The criteria for the calculation of the calendar year 2010 duty-
exemption allocations among program producers within a particular 
territory are set forth in Section 303.14 of the regulations (15 CFR 
303.14). The Departments have verified and, where appropriate, adjusted 
the data submitted in application form ITA-334P by USVI program 
producers and have inspected these producers' operations in accordance 
with Section 303.5 of the regulations (15 CFR 303.5).
    In calendar year 2009, USVI program producers shipped 73,096 
watches and watch movements into the customs territory of the United 
States under the Act. The dollar amount of corporate income taxes paid 
by USVI program producers during calendar year 2009, and the creditable 
wages and benefits paid by these producers during calendar year 2009 to 
residents of the territory was a combined total of $1,501,892.
    The calendar year 2010 USVI annual duty exemption allocations, 
based on the data verified by the Departments, are as follows:

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                                                              Annual
                    Program producer                        allocation
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Belair Quartz, Inc......................................         500,000
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    The balance of the units allocated to the USVI is available for new 
entrants into the program or existing program producers who request a 
supplement to their allocation.

    Dated: March 2, 2010.
Carole Showers,
Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary For Import Administration, Department 
of Commerce.
    Dated: March 2, 2010.
Nikolao Pula,
Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Insular Affairs, Department of 
the Interior.
[FR Doc. 2010-4862 Filed 3-5-10; 8:45 am]
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