Baldwin Hardware Corporation, a Subsidiary of Spectrum Brands, Formerly Known as a Subsidiary of Stanley Black & Decker Including On-Site Leased Workers From Gage Personnel, Adecco, Mack Employment and John Galt Staffing, Reading, Pennsylvania; Amended Certification Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance, 18366 [2013-06887]

Download as PDF 18366 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 58 / Tuesday, March 26, 2013 / Notices The intent of the Department’s certification is to include all workers of the subject firm who were adversely affected by a shift in the production of decorative hardware to Mexico. The amended notice applicable to TA–W–80,317 is hereby issued as follows: Approval No. 1105–0098, expiration date March 31, 2016. Brian M. Simkin, Chief Counsel. [FR Doc. 2013–06874 Filed 3–25–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–BA–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration [TA–W–80,317] srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Baldwin Hardware Corporation, a Subsidiary of Spectrum Brands, Formerly Known as a Subsidiary of Stanley Black & Decker Including OnSite Leased Workers From Gage Personnel, Adecco, Mack Employment and John Galt Staffing, Reading, Pennsylvania; Amended Certification Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance In accordance with Section 223 of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2273), and Section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974 (26 U.S.C. 2813), as amended, the Department of Labor issued a Certification of Eligibility to Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance on August 10, 2011, applicable to workers of Baldwin Hardware Corporation, a Subsidiary of Stanley Black & Decker, including onsite leased workers from Gage personnel, Adecco, Mack Employment and John Galt Staffing, Reading, Pennsylvania. The workers are engaged in the production of decorative hardware. The Notice was published in the Federal Register on September 2, 2011 (76 FR 54796). At the request of a company official, the Department reviewed the certification for workers of the subject firm. New information shows that on December 17, 2012, Spectrum Brands purchased Baldwin Hardware, and that the subject firm is now known as Baldwin Hardware Corporation, a Subsidiary of Spectrum Brands, formerly known as a Subsidiary of Stanley Black & Decker. Some workers separated from employment at the subject firm had wages reported under a separate unemployment insurance (UI) tax account under ‘‘Spectrum Brands.’’ Accordingly, the Department is amending this certification to include workers of the subject firm whose UI wages are reported under Spectrum Brands. VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:07 Mar 25, 2013 Jkt 229001 All workers of Baldwin Hardware Corporation, a Subsidiary of Spectrum Brands, formerly known as a Subsidiary of Stanley Black & Decker, including on-site leased workers from Gage Personnel, Adecco, Mack Employment, and John Galt Staffing, Reading, Pennsylvania, who became totally or partially separated from employment on or after July 25, 2010, through August 10, 2013, are eligible to apply for adjustment assistance under Section 223 of the Trade Act of 1974, and are also eligible to apply for alternative trade adjustment assistance under Section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974. Signed at Washington, DC this 12th day of March, 2013. Del Min Amy Chen, Certifying Officer, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. 2013–06887 Filed 3–25–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Notice of Determinations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker 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 by (TA–W) number issued during the period of February 25, 2013 through March 1, 2013. 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. Under Section 222(a)(2)(A), the following must be satisfied: (1) A significant number or proportion of the workers in such workers’ firm have become totally or partially separated, or are threatened to become totally or partially separated; (2) The sales or production, or both, of such firm have decreased absolutely; and (3) One of the following must be satisfied: (A) Imports of articles or services like or directly competitive with articles PO 00000 Frm 00062 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 produced or services supplied by such firm have increased; (B) Imports of articles like or directly competitive with articles into which one or more component parts produced by such firm are directly incorporated, have increased; (C) Imports of articles directly incorporating one or more component parts produced outside the United States that are like or directly competitive with imports of articles incorporating one or more component parts produced by such firm have increased; (D) Imports of articles like or directly competitive with articles which are produced directly using services supplied by such firm, have increased; and (4) The increase in imports contributed importantly to such workers’ separation or threat of separation and to the decline in the sales or production of such firm; or II. Section 222(a)(2)(B) all of the following must be satisfied: (1) A significant number or proportion of the workers in such workers’ firm have become totally or partially separated, or are threatened to become totally or partially separated; (2) One of the following must be satisfied: (A) There has been a shift by the workers’ firm to a foreign country in the production of articles or supply of services like or directly competitive with those produced/supplied by the workers’ firm; (B) There has been an acquisition from a foreign country by the workers’ firm of articles/services that are like or directly competitive with those produced/supplied by the workers’ firm; and (3) The shift/acquisition contributed importantly to the workers’ separation or threat of separation. In order for an affirmative determination to be made for adversely affected workers in public agencies 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) A significant number or proportion of the workers in the public agency have become totally or partially separated, or are threatened to become totally or partially separated; (2) The public agency has acquired from a foreign country services like or directly competitive with services which are supplied by such agency; and (3) The acquisition of services contributed importantly to such E:\FR\FM\26MRN1.SGM 26MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 58 (Tuesday, March 26, 2013)]
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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration

[TA-W-80,317]


Baldwin Hardware Corporation, a Subsidiary of Spectrum Brands, 
Formerly Known as a Subsidiary of Stanley Black & Decker Including On-
Site Leased Workers From Gage Personnel, Adecco, Mack Employment and 
John Galt Staffing, Reading, Pennsylvania; Amended Certification 
Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and 
Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance

    In accordance with Section 223 of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 
2273), and Section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974 (26 U.S.C. 2813), as 
amended, the Department of Labor issued a Certification of Eligibility 
to Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade 
Adjustment Assistance on August 10, 2011, applicable to workers of 
Baldwin Hardware Corporation, a Subsidiary of Stanley Black & Decker, 
including on-site leased workers from Gage personnel, Adecco, Mack 
Employment and John Galt Staffing, Reading, Pennsylvania. The workers 
are engaged in the production of decorative hardware. The Notice was 
published in the Federal Register on September 2, 2011 (76 FR 54796).
    At the request of a company official, the Department reviewed the 
certification for workers of the subject firm. New information shows 
that on December 17, 2012, Spectrum Brands purchased Baldwin Hardware, 
and that the subject firm is now known as Baldwin Hardware Corporation, 
a Subsidiary of Spectrum Brands, formerly known as a Subsidiary of 
Stanley Black & Decker.
    Some workers separated from employment at the subject firm had 
wages reported under a separate unemployment insurance (UI) tax account 
under ``Spectrum Brands.'' Accordingly, the Department is amending this 
certification to include workers of the subject firm whose UI wages are 
reported under Spectrum Brands.
    The intent of the Department's certification is to include all 
workers of the subject firm who were adversely affected by a shift in 
the production of decorative hardware to Mexico.
    The amended notice applicable to TA-W-80,317 is hereby issued as 
follows:

    All workers of Baldwin Hardware Corporation, a Subsidiary of 
Spectrum Brands, formerly known as a Subsidiary of Stanley Black & 
Decker, including on-site leased workers from Gage Personnel, 
Adecco, Mack Employment, and John Galt Staffing, Reading, 
Pennsylvania, who became totally or partially separated from 
employment on or after July 25, 2010, through August 10, 2013, are 
eligible to apply for adjustment assistance under Section 223 of the 
Trade Act of 1974, and are also eligible to apply for alternative 
trade adjustment assistance under Section 246 of the Trade Act of 
1974.


    Signed at Washington, DC this 12th day of March, 2013.
Del Min Amy Chen,
Certifying Officer, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance.
[FR Doc. 2013-06887 Filed 3-25-13; 8:45 am]
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