Export Trade Certificate of Review, 61744-61745 [2012-25029]

Download as PDF 61744 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 197 / Thursday, October 11, 2012 / Notices Washington, DC 20230, at a time and location to be determined.5 Parties should confirm by telephone the date, time, and location of the hearing. Unless the deadline is extended pursuant to section 751(a)(2)(B)(iv) of the Act, the Department will issue the final results of this administrative review, including the results of our analysis of the issues raised by the parties in their comments, within 120 days after issuance of these preliminary results. These preliminary results of review are issued and published in accordance with sections 751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.221(b)(4). Dated: October 1, 2012. Paul Piquado, Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. Appendix pmangrum on DSK3VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Application of Adverse Facts Available (AFA)—AR Printing Analysis of Programs A. Programs Preliminarily Determined to be Countervailable 1. Pre- and Post-Shipment Export Financing 2. Export Promotion of Capital Goods Scheme (EPCGS) 3. Export Oriented Units (EOU) Reimbursement of Central Sales Tax (CST) Paid on Materials Procured Domestically 4. Export Oriented Units Duty-Free Import of Capital Goods and Raw Materials 5. Market Development Assistance (MDA) 6. Market Access Initiative (MAI) 7. Status Certificate Program 8. Income Deduction Program (80IB Tax Program) 9. Duty Entitlement Passbook Scheme (DEPS) 10. Advance Authorization Program (AAP) 11. Export Processing Zones (Renamed Special Economic Zones) 12. Target Plus Scheme (TPS) B. Programs Preliminarily Determined to Constitute a Program-Wide Change 1. Income Tax Exemptions Under Section 10A 2. Income Tax Exemptions Under Section 10B C. Programs Preliminarily Determined to be Terminated 1. Duty Free Replenishment Certificate (DFRC) Program D. Programs Previously Determined to be Terminated 1. Exemption of Export Credit from Interest Taxes 2. Income Tax Exemptions Under 80 HHC E. Programs for Which the Department Requires Additional Information [FR Doc. 2012–24815 Filed 10–10–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P 5 See 19 CFR 351.310. VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:03 Oct 10, 2012 Jkt 229001 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [Application No. 10–3A001] Export Trade Certificate of Review Notice of Issuance of an Export Trade Certificate of Review to Alaska Longline Cod Commission (Application No. 10–3A001). ACTION: On September 27, 2012, the U.S. Department of Commerce issued an amended Export Trade Certificate of Review to the Alaska Longline Cod Commission (‘‘ALCC’’). This is the third amendment to the Certificate. This notice summarizes the conduct for which certification has been granted. ALCC’s original Certificate was issued on May 13, 2010 (75 FR 29514, May 26, 2010). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joseph E. Flynn, Director, Office of Competition and Economic Analysis, International Trade Administration, by telephone at (202) 482–5131 (this is not a toll-free number), or by Email at etca@trade.gov. SUMMARY: Title III of the Export Trading Company Act of 1982 (15 U.S.C. 4001–21) authorizes the Secretary of Commerce to issue Export Trade Certificates of Review. The regulations implementing Title III are found at 15 CFR part 325 (2009). The Office of Competition and Economic Analysis is issuing this notice pursuant to 15 CFR 325.6(b), which requires the Secretary of Commerce to publish a summary of the certification in the Federal Register. Under Section 305(a) of the Act and 15 CFR 325.11(a), any person aggrieved by the Secretary’s determination may, within 30 days of the date of this notice, bring an action in any appropriate district court of the United States to set aside the determination on the ground that the determination is erroneous. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Description of Certified Conduct ALCC’s Export Trade Certificate of Review has been amended to: 1. Add the following company as a Member of the Certificate within the meaning of section 325.2(l) of the Regulations (15 CFR 325.2(l)): Glacier Bay Fisheries, LLC. The effective date of the amended certificate is July 18, 2012, the date on which ALCC’s application to amend the certificate was deemed submitted. A copy of the amended certificate will be kept in the International Trade Administration’s Freedom of Information Records Inspection Facility, PO 00000 Frm 00009 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Room 4001, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230. Dated: October 1, 2012. Joseph E. Flynn, Director, Office of Competition and Economic Analysis. [FR Doc. 2012–24881 Filed 10–10–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DR–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [Application No. 84–23A12] Export Trade Certificate of Review Notice of application to amend the Export Trade Certificate of Review issued to Northwest Fruit Exporters, Application No. 84–23A12. ACTION: The Office of Competition and Economic Analysis (‘‘OCEA’’) of the International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce, has received an application to amend an Export Trade Certificate of Review (‘‘Certificate’’). This notice summarizes the proposed amendment and requests comments relevant to whether the amended Certificate should be issued. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joseph Flynn, Director, Office of Competition and Economic Analysis, International Trade Administration, (202) 482–5131 (this is not a toll-free number) or email at etca@trade.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title III of the Export Trading Company Act of 1982 (15 U.S.C. 4001–21) authorizes the Secretary of Commerce to issue Export Trade Certificates of Review. An Export Trade Certificate of Review protects the holder and the members identified in the Certificate from State and Federal government antitrust actions and from private treble damage antitrust actions for the export conduct specified in the Certificate and carried out in compliance with its terms and conditions. Section 302(b)(1) of the Export Trading Company Act of 1982 and 15 CFR 325.6(a) require the Secretary to publish a notice in the Federal Register identifying the applicant and summarizing its proposed export conduct. SUMMARY: Request for Public Comments Interested parties may submit written comments relevant to the determination whether an amended Certificate should be issued. If the comments include any privileged or confidential business information, it must be clearly marked and a nonconfidential version of the E:\FR\FM\11OCN1.SGM 11OCN1 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 197 / Thursday, October 11, 2012 / Notices comments (identified as such) should be included. Any comments not marked as privileged or confidential business information will be deemed to be nonconfidential. An original and five (5) copies, plus two (2) copies of the nonconfidential version, should be submitted no later than 20 days after the date of this notice to: Export Trading Company Affairs, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Room 7025, Washington, DC 20230. Information submitted by any person is exempt from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552). However, nonconfidential versions of the comments will be made available to the applicant if necessary for determining whether or not to issue the Certificate. Comments should refer to this application as ‘‘Export Trade Certificate of Review, application number 84–23A12.’’ The Northwest Fruit Exporters’ (‘‘NWF’’) original Certificate was issued on June 11, 1984 (49 FR 24581, June 14, 1984), and last amended on August 12, 2011 (76 FR 55010). A summary of the current application for an amendment follows. pmangrum on DSK3VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Summary of the Application Applicant: Northwest Fruit Exporters, 105 South 18th Street, Suite 227, Yakima, WA 98901. Contact: James R. Archer, Manager, (509) 576–8004. Application No.: 84–23A12. Date Deemed Submitted: October 3, 2012. Proposed Amendment: NWF seeks to amend its Certificate to: 1. Add the following companies as new Members of the Certificate within the meaning of section 325.2(l) of the Regulations (15 CFR 325.2(l)): Crown Packing, LLC (Wenatchee, WA); HoneyBear Growers, Inc. (Brewster, WA); and Jenks Bros Cold Storage & Packing (Royal City, WA); and 2. Remove the following companies as Members of NWF’s Certificate: J & D Packing, LLC (Outlook, WA); Oregon Cherry Growers (Salem, OR); and Prentice Packing & Storage (Yakima, WA); and 3. Change the name of the following member: Conrad & Adams Fruit LLC of Grandview, WA is now Conrad & Adams Fruit L.L.C. Dated: October 5, 2012. Praveen Dixit, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Industry Analysis. [FR Doc. 2012–25029 Filed 10–10–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DR–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:22 Oct 10, 2012 Jkt 229001 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XC058 Endangered Species; File No. 16803 National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Issuance of permit. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given that NMFS Southwest Fisheries Science Center (SWFSC), 8901 La Jolla Shores Drive, La Jolla, CA 92037, [Responsible Party: Lisa Ballance, Ph.D.] has been issued a permit to take green (Chelonia mydas), loggerhead (Caretta caretta), and olive ridley (Lepidochelys olivacea) sea turtles for purposes of scientific research. SUMMARY: The permit and related documents are available for review upon written request or by appointment in the following offices: Permits and Conservation Division, Office of Protected Resources, NMFS, 1315 East-West Highway, Room 13705, Silver Spring, MD 20910; phone (301) 427–8401; fax (301) 713–0376; and Southwest Region, NMFS, 501 West Ocean Blvd., Suite 4200, Long Beach, CA 90802–4213; phone (562) 980–4001; fax (562) 980–4018. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Amy Hapeman or Colette Cairns, (301) 427–8401. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On June 11, 2012, notice was published in the Federal Register (77 FR 34349) that a request for a scientific research permit to take loggerhead, green, and olive ridley sea turtles had been submitted by the above-named organization. The requested permit has been issued under the authority of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (ESA; 16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.) and the regulations governing the taking, importing, and exporting of endangered and threatened species (50 CFR parts 222–226). The SWFSC has been issued a 5-year permit to take sea turtles in San Diego Bay, California. The purpose of the work is to determine their abundance, size ranges, growth, sex ratio, health status, diving behavior, local movements, habitat use, and migration routes. Up to 50 green, five olive ridley, and five loggerhead sea turtles may be captured annually by entanglement or seine netting and have the following procedures performed before release: Photography/video; carapace marking; flipper tagging and passive integrated ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00010 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 61745 transponder tagging; ultrasound; morphometrics; tetracycline injection; fecal, scute, blood and tissue sampling; cloacal and oral swabbing; lavage; and attachment of up to two transmitters. Animals with transmitters may be tracked by vessel after release. Issuance of this permit, as required by the ESA, was based on a finding that such permit (1) Was applied for in good faith, (2) will not operate to the disadvantage of such endangered or threatened species, and (3) is consistent with the purposes and policies set forth in section 2 of the ESA. Dated: October 5, 2012. P. Michael Payne, Chief, Permits and Conservation Division, Office of Protected Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2012–25011 Filed 10–10–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE United States Patent and Trademark Office Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) will submit to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for clearance the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 35). Agency: United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Title: Patents External Quality Survey (formerly Customer Panel Quality Survey). Form Number(s): None. Agency Approval Number: 0651– 0057. Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved collection. Burden: 527 hours annually. Number of Respondents: 3,100 responses per year, with an estimated 75 surveys submitted by small entities. Out of a sample size of 3,100 for each wave of data collection, the USPTO estimates that 1,550 completed surveys will be received, for a response rate of 50%. This estimate was based on the response rates of the previous survey waves that the USPTO has conducted. Each year of the survey will include two waves of data collection with an estimated 3,100 completed surveys received annually (1,550 completed surveys × 2 waves of the survey). Of this total, the USPTO estimates that 15% (465) of the surveys will be returned by mail and that 85% (2,635) of the surveys will be completed using the online option. E:\FR\FM\11OCN1.SGM 11OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 197 (Thursday, October 11, 2012)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-25029]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[Application No. 84-23A12]


Export Trade Certificate of Review

ACTION: Notice of application to amend the Export Trade Certificate of 
Review issued to Northwest Fruit Exporters, Application No. 84-23A12.

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SUMMARY: The Office of Competition and Economic Analysis (``OCEA'') of 
the International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce, has 
received an application to amend an Export Trade Certificate of Review 
(``Certificate''). This notice summarizes the proposed amendment and 
requests comments relevant to whether the amended Certificate should be 
issued.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joseph Flynn, Director, Office of 
Competition and Economic Analysis, International Trade Administration, 
(202) 482-5131 (this is not a toll-free number) or email at 
etca@trade.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title III of the Export Trading Company Act 
of 1982 (15 U.S.C. 4001-21) authorizes the Secretary of Commerce to 
issue Export Trade Certificates of Review. An Export Trade Certificate 
of Review protects the holder and the members identified in the 
Certificate from State and Federal government antitrust actions and 
from private treble damage antitrust actions for the export conduct 
specified in the Certificate and carried out in compliance with its 
terms and conditions. Section 302(b)(1) of the Export Trading Company 
Act of 1982 and 15 CFR 325.6(a) require the Secretary to publish a 
notice in the Federal Register identifying the applicant and 
summarizing its proposed export conduct.

Request for Public Comments

    Interested parties may submit written comments relevant to the 
determination whether an amended Certificate should be issued. If the 
comments include any privileged or confidential business information, 
it must be clearly marked and a nonconfidential version of the

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comments (identified as such) should be included. Any comments not 
marked as privileged or confidential business information will be 
deemed to be nonconfidential.
    An original and five (5) copies, plus two (2) copies of the 
nonconfidential version, should be submitted no later than 20 days 
after the date of this notice to: Export Trading Company Affairs, 
International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Room 
7025, Washington, DC 20230.
    Information submitted by any person is exempt from disclosure under 
the Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552). However, nonconfidential 
versions of the comments will be made available to the applicant if 
necessary for determining whether or not to issue the Certificate. 
Comments should refer to this application as ``Export Trade Certificate 
of Review, application number 84-23A12.''
    The Northwest Fruit Exporters' (``NWF'') original Certificate was 
issued on June 11, 1984 (49 FR 24581, June 14, 1984), and last amended 
on August 12, 2011 (76 FR 55010). A summary of the current application 
for an amendment follows.

Summary of the Application

    Applicant: Northwest Fruit Exporters, 105 South 18th Street, Suite 
227, Yakima, WA 98901. Contact: James R. Archer, Manager, (509) 576-
8004.
    Application No.: 84-23A12.
    Date Deemed Submitted: October 3, 2012.
    Proposed Amendment: NWF seeks to amend its Certificate to:
    1. Add the following companies as new Members of the Certificate 
within the meaning of section 325.2(l) of the Regulations (15 CFR 
325.2(l)): Crown Packing, LLC (Wenatchee, WA); HoneyBear Growers, Inc. 
(Brewster, WA); and Jenks Bros Cold Storage & Packing (Royal City, WA); 
and
    2. Remove the following companies as Members of NWF's Certificate: 
J & D Packing, LLC (Outlook, WA); Oregon Cherry Growers (Salem, OR); 
and Prentice Packing & Storage (Yakima, WA); and
    3. Change the name of the following member: Conrad & Adams Fruit 
LLC of Grandview, WA is now Conrad & Adams Fruit L.L.C.

    Dated: October 5, 2012.
Praveen Dixit,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Industry Analysis.
[FR Doc. 2012-25029 Filed 10-10-12; 8:45 am]
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