Investigations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance, 25624-25625 [2014-10165]

Download as PDF 25624 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 86 / Monday, May 5, 2014 / Notices The investigation revealed that the criteria under paragraphs(a)(2)(A) (increased imports) and (a)(2)(B) (shift in production or services to a foreign country) of section 222 have not been met. TA–W No. Subject firm 82,929 ............................ Bang Printing of Ohio, DBA Hess Plant Solutions, D & J Printing, DBA Bang Printing, etc. I hereby certify that the aforementioned determinations were issued during the period of March 31, 2014 through April 4, 2014. These determinations are available on the Department’s Web site tradeact/taa/taa_ search_form.cfm under the searchable listing of determinations or by calling the Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance toll free at 888–365–6822. Signed at Washington, DC this 10th day of April 2014. Del Min Amy Chen, Certifying Officer, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. 2014–10167 Filed 5–2–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P Location DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Investigations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker 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 Office 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. Impact date Woodstock, IL 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, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance, at the address shown below, not later than May 15, 2014. Interested persons are invited to submit written comments regarding the subject matter of the investigations to the Director, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance, at the address shown below, not later than May 15, 2014. The petitions filed in this case are available for inspection at the Office of the Director, Office of Trade 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 10th day of April 2014. Hope D. Kinglock, Certifying Officer, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance. APPENDIX [24 TAA petitions instituted between 3/31/14 and 4/4/14] TA–W emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES 85185 85186 85187 85188 85189 85190 85191 85192 ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... 85193 85194 85195 85196 85197 85198 85199 85200 85201 85202 85203 85204 85205 85206 85207 85208 ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... VerDate Mar<15>2010 Date of institution Date of petition Subject firm (etitioners) Location Broadridge Financial Solutions (State/One-Stop) .................... Komtek (Union) ........................................................................ CVG Oregon LLC (Company) .................................................. Gentex Optics, subsidiary of EOA Holding Co. (Company) .... M/A–COM Technology Solutions (State/One-Stop) ................ DNP Electronics America, LLC (Company) ............................. Soy Basics Candle Outlet (State/One-Stop) ............................ United Technologies Building & Industrial Systems (Company). LexisNexis Matthew Bender (Workers) ................................... Med-Fit Systems, Inc. (Workers) ............................................. Stream Global Services (Workers) .......................................... Plastic Design (State/One-Stop) .............................................. Bimbo Bakeries USA (State/One-Stop) ................................... West Point Products (Workers) ............................................... Styrolution America LLC (State/One-Stop) .............................. Cordova Jewelry (State/One-Stop) .......................................... JP Morgan Chase, Assumption Underwriting (Workers) ......... JP Morgan Chase, Mortgage Specialist (Workers) ................. Citibank NA (Workers) ............................................................. Avalon Laboratories, LLC (State/One-Stop) ............................ Digital Domain (State/One-Stop) ............................................. OVUS Technologies LLC (Company) ...................................... Lifetouch Inc. (Company) ......................................................... Lockheed Martin MS2 Akron (Union) ...................................... Jersey City, NJ ....................... Worchester, MA ...................... Tigard, OR .............................. Carbondale, PA ...................... Long Beach, CA ..................... Chula Vista, CA ...................... New Hampton, IA ................... Pittsfield, ME ........................... 03/31/14 03/31/14 03/31/14 04/01/14 04/01/14 04/01/14 04/01/14 04/01/14 03/31/14 03/28/14 03/29/14 03/28/14 03/28/14 03/31/14 03/31/14 03/31/14 Albany, NY .............................. Independence, VA .................. Sergeant Bluff, IA ................... Pittsfield, ME ........................... Bay Shore, NY ........................ Washington, PA ...................... Springfield, MA ....................... Great Neck, NY ...................... Florence, SC ........................... Florence, SC ........................... Tampa, FL .............................. Rancho Dominguez, CA ......... Los Angeles, CA ..................... Dallas, TX ............................... Eden Praire, MN ..................... Akron, OH ............................... 04/02/14 04/02/14 04/02/14 04/02/14 04/02/14 04/02/14 04/03/14 04/03/14 04/03/14 04/03/14 04/03/14 04/03/14 04/03/14 04/03/14 04/04/14 04/04/14 04/01/14 04/01/14 04/01/14 04/01/14 04/01/14 04/01/14 04/02/14 04/02/14 04/02/14 04/02/14 04/02/14 04/01/14 04/02/14 04/02/14 04/03/14 04/02/14 17:56 May 02, 2014 Jkt 232001 PO 00000 Frm 00064 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\05MYN1.SGM 05MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 86 / Monday, May 5, 2014 / Notices [FR Doc. 2014–10165 Filed 5–2–14; 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 and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES 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 (TA–W) number and alternative trade adjustment assistance (ATAA) by (TA–W) number issued during the period of March 31, 2014 through April 4, 2014. 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. Section (a)(2)(A) all of the following must be satisfied: A. A significant number or proportion of the workers in such workers’ firm, or an appropriate subdivision of the firm, have become totally or partially separated, or are threatened to become totally or partially separated; B. The sales or production, or both, of such firm or subdivision have decreased absolutely; and C. Increased imports of articles like or directly competitive with articles produced by such firm or subdivision have contributed importantly to such workers’ separation or threat of separation and to the decline in sales or production of such firm or subdivision; or II. Section (a)(2)(B) both of the following must be satisfied: A. A significant number or proportion of the workers in such workers’ firm, or an appropriate subdivision of the firm, have become totally or partially separated, or are threatened to become totally or partially separated; B. There has been a shift in production by such workers’ firm or subdivision to a foreign country of articles like or directly competitive with articles which are produced by such firm or subdivision; and C. One of the following must be VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:56 May 02, 2014 Jkt 232001 satisfied: 1. the country to which the workers’ firm has shifted production of the articles is a party to a free trade agreement with the United States; 2. the country to which the workers’ firm has shifted production of the articles to a beneficiary country under the Andean Trade Preference Act, African Growth and Opportunity Act, or the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act; or 3. there has been or is likely to be an increase in imports of articles that are like or directly competitive with articles which are or were produced by such firm or subdivision. Also, in order for an affirmative determination to be made for secondarily affected workers of a firm 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) significant number or proportion of the workers in the workers’ firm or an appropriate subdivision of the firm have become totally or partially separated, or are threatened to become totally or partially separated; (2) the workers’ firm (or subdivision) is a supplier or downstream producer to a firm (or subdivision) that employed a group of workers who received a certification of eligibility to apply for trade adjustment assistance benefits and such supply or production is related to the article that was the basis for such certification; and (3) either— (A) The workers’ firm is a supplier and the component parts it supplied for the firm (or subdivision) described in paragraph (2) accounted for at least 20 percent of the production or sales of the workers’ firm; or (B) A loss or business by the workers’ firm with the firm (or subdivision) described in paragraph (2) contributed importantly to the workers’ separation or threat of separation. In order for the Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance to issue a certification of eligibility to apply for Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance (ATAA) for older workers, the group eligibility requirements of Section 246(a)(3)(A)(ii) of the Trade Act must be met. 1. Whether a significant number of workers in the workers’ firm are 50 years of age or older. 2. Whether the workers in the workers’ firm possess skills that are not easily transferable. 3. The competitive conditions within the workers’ industry (i.e., conditions within the industry are adverse). PO 00000 Frm 00065 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 25625 Affirmative Determinations for Worker Adjustment Assistance The following certifications have been issued. The date following the company name and location of each determination references the impact date for all workers of such determination. None. Affirmative Determinations for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance The following certifications have been issued. The date following the company name and location of each determination references the impact date for all workers of such determination. The following certifications have been issued. The requirements of Section 222(a)(2)(A) (increased imports) and Section 246(a)(3)(A)(ii) of the Trade Act have been met. 85,082, Surratt Hosiery Mill Inc., Denton, North Carolina. February 19, 2013. 85,094, H.J. Heinz Company, L.P. Florence, South Carolina. February 25, 2013. 85,100, GE Small Industrial & Specialty Motors, Fort Wayne, Indiana. February 25, 2013. 85,117, H.J. Heinz Company, L.P., Pocatello, Idaho. March 3, 2013. 85,156, 3M Caribe LLC., Las Piedras, Puerto Rico. March 17, 2013. 85,160, Cargill Meat Solutions Corporation, Plainview, Texas. March 18, 2013. Negative Determinations for Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance 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. None. Negative Determinations for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance In the following cases, the investigation revealed that the eligibility 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. 85,089, Bank of America, San Jose, California. The investigation revealed that criteria (a)(2)(A)(I.C.) (increased E:\FR\FM\05MYN1.SGM 05MYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration


Investigations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker 
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 Office 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, 
Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance, at the address shown below, not 
later than May 15, 2014.
    Interested persons are invited to submit written comments regarding 
the subject matter of the investigations to the Director, Office of 
Trade Adjustment Assistance, at the address shown below, not later than 
May 15, 2014.
    The petitions filed in this case are available for inspection at 
the Office of the Director, Office of Trade 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 10th day of April 2014.
Hope D. Kinglock,
Certifying Officer, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance.

                                                    Appendix
                            [24 TAA petitions instituted between 3/31/14 and 4/4/14]
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                                                                                      Date of         Date of
           TA-W              Subject firm (etitioners)           Location           institution      petition
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85185....................  Broadridge Financial          Jersey City, NJ........        03/31/14        03/31/14
                            Solutions (State/One-Stop).
85186....................  Komtek (Union)..............  Worchester, MA.........        03/31/14        03/28/14
85187....................  CVG Oregon LLC (Company)....  Tigard, OR.............        03/31/14        03/29/14
85188....................  Gentex Optics, subsidiary of  Carbondale, PA.........        04/01/14        03/28/14
                            EOA Holding Co. (Company).
85189....................  M/A-COM Technology Solutions  Long Beach, CA.........        04/01/14        03/28/14
                            (State/One-Stop).
85190....................  DNP Electronics America, LLC  Chula Vista, CA........        04/01/14        03/31/14
                            (Company).
85191....................  Soy Basics Candle Outlet      New Hampton, IA........        04/01/14        03/31/14
                            (State/One-Stop).
85192....................  United Technologies Building  Pittsfield, ME.........        04/01/14        03/31/14
                            & Industrial Systems
                            (Company).
85193....................  LexisNexis Matthew Bender     Albany, NY.............        04/02/14        04/01/14
                            (Workers).
85194....................  Med-Fit Systems, Inc.         Independence, VA.......        04/02/14        04/01/14
                            (Workers).
85195....................  Stream Global Services        Sergeant Bluff, IA.....        04/02/14        04/01/14
                            (Workers).
85196....................  Plastic Design (State/One-    Pittsfield, ME.........        04/02/14        04/01/14
                            Stop).
85197....................  Bimbo Bakeries USA (State/    Bay Shore, NY..........        04/02/14        04/01/14
                            One-Stop).
85198....................  West Point Products           Washington, PA.........        04/02/14        04/01/14
                            (Workers).
85199....................  Styrolution America LLC       Springfield, MA........        04/03/14        04/02/14
                            (State/One-Stop).
85200....................  Cordova Jewelry (State/One-   Great Neck, NY.........        04/03/14        04/02/14
                            Stop).
85201....................  JP Morgan Chase, Assumption   Florence, SC...........        04/03/14        04/02/14
                            Underwriting (Workers).
85202....................  JP Morgan Chase, Mortgage     Florence, SC...........        04/03/14        04/02/14
                            Specialist (Workers).
85203....................  Citibank NA (Workers).......  Tampa, FL..............        04/03/14        04/02/14
85204....................  Avalon Laboratories, LLC      Rancho Dominguez, CA...        04/03/14        04/01/14
                            (State/One-Stop).
85205....................  Digital Domain (State/One-    Los Angeles, CA........        04/03/14        04/02/14
                            Stop).
85206....................  OVUS Technologies LLC         Dallas, TX.............        04/03/14        04/02/14
                            (Company).
85207....................  Lifetouch Inc. (Company)....  Eden Praire, MN........        04/04/14        04/03/14
85208....................  Lockheed Martin MS2 Akron     Akron, OH..............        04/04/14        04/02/14
                            (Union).
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