Notice of Determinations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance, 3655-3656 [2015-01160]

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[FR Doc. 2015–01161 Filed 1–22–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD 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 December 15, 2014 through January 2, 2015. 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 VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:05 Jan 22, 2015 Jkt 235001 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 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; PO 00000 Frm 00109 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Date of institution Date of petition 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 E:\FR\FM\23JAN1.SGM 23JAN1 3656 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 15 / Friday, January 23, 2015 / Notices (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). 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. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 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. 85,669 Smiths Detection, Inc., Edgewood, Maryland. November 24, 2013. 85,671, Diehl Controls North America, Inc., Naperville, Illinois. November 16, 2013. 85,680, Dixie Aerospace, Atlanta, Georgia. December 1, 2013. 85,685, Merkle-Korff Industries, Darlington, Wisconsin, December 3, 2013. 85,689, Honeywell Aerospace, Moorestown, New Jersey. December 3, 2013. VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:08 Jan 22, 2015 Jkt 235001 85,699, Fisher & Paykel Laundry Manufacturing, Inc., Clyde, Ohio. December 5, 2013. 85,701, Grammer Inc., Hudson, Wisconsin. December 4, 2013. 85,703, CareFusion Resources, LLC., Englewood, Colorado. December 8, 2013. 85,707, Covidien, Seneca, South Carolina. January 15, 2015. 85,708, Luck-E-Strike Corporation, Cassville, Missouri. December 9, 2013. 85,713, Surgical Specialties Corporation, Reading, Pennsylvania. December 10, 2013. 85,716, Flextronics International Ltd., West Chester, Pennsylvania. December 11, 2013. 85,723, Covidien, Costa Mesa, California. December 15, 2013. 85,733, Brake Parts Inc., Stanford, Kentucky. November 21, 2014. 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.C.) (increased imports) and (a)(2)(B)(II.B.) (shift in production to a foreign country) have not been met. 85,649, Oshkosh Defense, LLC., Oshkosh, Wisconsin. The workers’ firm does not produce an article as required for certification under section 222 of the Trade Act of 1974. 85,642, Metlife Group, Inc., Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania. 85,670, Verizon Communications, Erie, Pennsylvania. 85,672, Twin Rivers Paper LLC, Madawaska, Maine. 85,705, KeyBank, NA, Brooklyn, Ohio. 85,720, Xerox Commercial Solutions, LLC, Kennett, Missouri. 85,734, Magy Staffing, Holland, Ohio. PO 00000 Frm 00110 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Determinations Terminating Investigations of Petitions for Worker Adjustment Assistance After notice of the petitions was published in the Federal Register and on the Department’s Web site, as required by section 221 of the Act (19 U.S.C. 2271), the Department initiated investigations of these petitions. None. I hereby certify that the aforementioned determinations were issued during the period of December 15, 2014 through January 2, 2015. These determinations are available on the Department’s Web site www.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 9th day of January 2015. Michael W. Jaffe, Certifying Officer, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. 2015–01160 Filed 1–22–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET OMB Final Sequestration Report to the President and Congress for Fiscal Year 2015 Executive Office of the President, Office of Management and Budget. ACTION: Notice of availability of the OMB Final Sequestration Report to the President and Congress for FY 2015. AGENCY: OMB is issuing its Final Sequestration Report to the President and Congress for FY 2015 to report on compliance of enacted or continuing 2015 discretionary appropriations legislation with the discretionary caps. 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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 15 (Friday, January 23, 2015)]
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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration


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 December 
15, 2014 through January 2, 2015.
    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 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

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    (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).

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.

85,669 Smiths Detection, Inc., Edgewood, Maryland. November 24, 2013.
85,671, Diehl Controls North America, Inc., Naperville, Illinois. 
November 16, 2013.
85,680, Dixie Aerospace, Atlanta, Georgia. December 1, 2013.
85,685, Merkle-Korff Industries, Darlington, Wisconsin, December 3, 
2013.
85,689, Honeywell Aerospace, Moorestown, New Jersey. December 3, 2013.
85,699, Fisher & Paykel Laundry Manufacturing, Inc., Clyde, Ohio. 
December 5, 2013.
85,701, Grammer Inc., Hudson, Wisconsin. December 4, 2013.
85,703, CareFusion Resources, LLC., Englewood, Colorado. December 8, 
2013.
85,707, Covidien, Seneca, South Carolina. January 15, 2015.
85,708, Luck-E-Strike Corporation, Cassville, Missouri. December 9, 
2013.
85,713, Surgical Specialties Corporation, Reading, Pennsylvania. 
December 10, 2013.
85,716, Flextronics International Ltd., West Chester, Pennsylvania. 
December 11, 2013.
85,723, Covidien, Costa Mesa, California. December 15, 2013.
85,733, Brake Parts Inc., Stanford, Kentucky. November 21, 2014.

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.C.) (increased 
imports) and (a)(2)(B)(II.B.) (shift in production to a foreign 
country) have not been met.
85,649, Oshkosh Defense, LLC., Oshkosh, Wisconsin.
    The workers' firm does not produce an article as required for 
certification under section 222 of the Trade Act of 1974.
85,642, Metlife Group, Inc., Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania.
85,670, Verizon Communications, Erie, Pennsylvania.
85,672, Twin Rivers Paper LLC, Madawaska, Maine.
85,705, KeyBank, NA, Brooklyn, Ohio.
85,720, Xerox Commercial Solutions, LLC, Kennett, Missouri.
85,734, Magy Staffing, Holland, Ohio.

Determinations Terminating Investigations of Petitions for Worker 
Adjustment Assistance

    After notice of the petitions was published in the Federal Register 
and on the Department's Web site, as required by section 221 of the Act 
(19 U.S.C. 2271), the Department initiated investigations of these 
petitions.
    None.

    I hereby certify that the aforementioned determinations were 
issued during the period of December 15, 2014 through January 2, 
2015. These determinations are available on the Department's Web 
site www.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 9th day of January 2015.
Michael W. Jaffe,
Certifying Officer, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance.
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