Investigations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance, 36830 [2014-15186]

Download as PDF 36830 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 125 / Monday, June 30, 2014 / Notices 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 July 10, 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 July 10, 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 19th day of June 2014. Del Min Amy Chen, Certifying Officer, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance. APPENDIX [12 TAA petitions instituted between 6/9/14 and 6/13/14] TA–W No. 85364 85365 85366 85367 85368 85369 85370 85371 85372 85373 85374 85375 ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... ........... Subject firm (petitioners) Location New Process Steel (Workers) .................................................................. OSRAM SYLVANIA (Company) .............................................................. Luminus Devices (State/One-Stop) ......................................................... TE Connectivity (Company) ..................................................................... FEI Company (Company) ........................................................................ ProCo Sound Company (Company) ........................................................ Walton Hills Stamping Plant, Ford Motor Company (Company) ............. Contacts Metals and Welding Inc. (Union) .............................................. Curtiss Wright (Company) ....................................................................... GE Industrial Solutions (State/One-Stop) ................................................ Grass Valley, A Belden Brand (Company) .............................................. Caterpillar, Inc. (Workers) ........................................................................ El, Paso, TX .................... York, PA .......................... Woburn, MA .................... North Bennington, VT ..... Delmont, PA .................... Kalamazoo, MI ................ Walton Hills, OH ............. Indianapolis, IN ............... South Bend, IN ............... Plainville, CT ................... Grass Valley, CA ............ Pearisburg, VA ................ [FR Doc. 2014–15186 Filed 6–27–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Notice of Determinations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade 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 (TA–W) number and alternative trade adjustment assistance (ATAA) by (TA–W) number issued during the period of June 9, 2014 through June 13, 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 VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:01 Jun 27, 2014 Jkt 232001 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 PO 00000 Frm 00112 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Date of institution 06/09/14 06/09/14 06/09/14 06/09/14 06/10/14 06/10/14 06/11/14 06/12/14 06/12/14 06/12/14 06/13/14 06/13/14 Date of petition 06/06/14 06/09/14 06/05/14 06/05/14 06/09/14 06/09/14 06/01/14 06/11/14 06/11/14 06/11/14 06/12/14 06/12/14 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 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. E:\FR\FM\30JNN1.SGM 30JNN1

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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 July 10, 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 
July 10, 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 19th day of June 2014.
 Del Min Amy Chen,
Certifying Officer, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance.

                                                    Appendix
                            [12 TAA petitions instituted between 6/9/14 and 6/13/14]
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                                                                                          Date of      Date of
         TA-W No.              Subject firm (petitioners)             Location          institution    petition
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85364.....................  New Process Steel (Workers).....  El, Paso, TX............     06/09/14     06/06/14
85365.....................  OSRAM SYLVANIA (Company)........  York, PA................     06/09/14     06/09/14
85366.....................  Luminus Devices (State/One-Stop)  Woburn, MA..............     06/09/14     06/05/14
85367.....................  TE Connectivity (Company).......  North Bennington, VT....     06/09/14     06/05/14
85368.....................  FEI Company (Company)...........  Delmont, PA.............     06/10/14     06/09/14
85369.....................  ProCo Sound Company (Company)...  Kalamazoo, MI...........     06/10/14     06/09/14
85370.....................  Walton Hills Stamping Plant,      Walton Hills, OH........     06/11/14     06/01/14
                             Ford Motor Company (Company).
85371.....................  Contacts Metals and Welding Inc.  Indianapolis, IN........     06/12/14     06/11/14
                             (Union).
85372.....................  Curtiss Wright (Company)........  South Bend, IN..........     06/12/14     06/11/14
85373.....................  GE Industrial Solutions (State/   Plainville, CT..........     06/12/14     06/11/14
                             One-Stop).
85374.....................  Grass Valley, A Belden Brand      Grass Valley, CA........     06/13/14     06/12/14
                             (Company).
85375.....................  Caterpillar, Inc. (Workers).....  Pearisburg, VA..........     06/13/14     06/12/14
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