Foreign-Trade Zone 21-Charleston, South Carolina Application for Reorganization/Expansion Under Alternative Site Framework, 11632-11633 [2015-04505]

Download as PDF 11632 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 42 / Wednesday, March 4, 2015 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zones Board [B–80–2014] Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 127—West Columbia, South Carolina; Authorization of Production Activity; Komatsu America Corporation (Material Handling, Construction and Forestry Machinery); Newberry, South Carolina On October 28, 2014, Komatsu America Corporation submitted a notification of proposed production activity to the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Board for its facility within FTZ 127—Site 3, located in Newberry, South Carolina. The notification was processed in accordance with the regulations of the FTZ Board (15 CFR part 400), including notice in the Federal Register inviting public comment (79 FR 67414–67415, 11–13–2014). The FTZ Board has determined that no further review of the activity is warranted at this time. The production activity described in the notification is authorized, subject to the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations, including Section 400.14. Dated: February 25, 2015. Andrew McGilvray, Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 2015–04494 Filed 3–3–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zones Board [B–14–2015] mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Foreign-Trade Zone 21—Charleston, South Carolina Application for Reorganization/Expansion Under Alternative Site Framework An application has been submitted to the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Board by the South Carolina State Ports Authority, grantee of FTZ 21, requesting authority to reorganize and expand the zone under the alternative site framework (ASF) adopted by the FTZ Board (15 CFR 400.2(c)). The ASF is an option for grantees for the establishment or reorganization of zones and can permit significantly greater flexibility in the designation of new subzones or ‘‘usage-driven’’ FTZ sites for operators/ users located within a grantee’s ‘‘service area’’ in the context of the FTZ Board’s standard 2,000-acre activation limit for a zone. The application was submitted pursuant to the Foreign-Trade Zones Act, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a–81u), VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:11 Mar 03, 2015 Jkt 235001 and the regulations of the Board (15 CFR part 400). It was formally docketed on February 25, 2015. FTZ 21 was approved by the FTZ Board on June 12, 1975 (Board Order 106, 40 FR 25613, June 17, 1975), and expanded on February 28, 1995 (Board Order 734, 60 FR 12735, March 8, 1995), on June 20, 1996 (Board Order 832, 61 FR 33491, June 27, 1996), on October 23, 1996 (Board Order 850, 61 FR 57383–57384, November 6, 1996), on June 20, 1997 (Board Order 905, 62 FR 36044–36045, July 3, 1997), on September 5, 1997 (Board Order 918, 62 FR 48591, September 16, 1997), on July 25, 2000 (Board Order 1112, 65 FR 47953, August 4, 2000) and on April 1, 2010 (Board Order 1675, 75 FR 24583– 24584, May 5, 2010). The current zone includes the following sites: Site 5 (267 acres)— terminal complex at the Port of Charleston, 1 Immigration St., Charleston; Site 6 (19 acres)—Meadow Street Business Park, 4 Meadow St., Loris; Site 9 (548 acres)—Charleston Business Park, Clements Ferry Road, Charleston; Site 15 (24 acres)—Robert Bosch Inc., 3298 Benchmark Drive and 4597 Appian Way, North Charleston; Site 16 (343 acres)—Bushy Park Industrial Park, 1588 Bushy Park Rd., Goose Creek; Site 17 (190 acres, sunset 4/30/15)—Jedburg Industrial Park, 1090 Newton Way, Summerville; Site 18 (291 acres, sunset 4/30/15)—Rockefeller Foreign-Trade Zone, Drop Off Road and Interstate 26, Summerville; Site 21 (445 acres, sunset 4/30/15)—Orangeburg City/County Industrial Park, 348 Millennium Drive, Orangeburg; Site 22 (284 acres, expires 4/30/15)—Southern Patio Industrial Park, 1000 Southern Patio Parkway, Rowesville; Site 23 (178 acres, sunset 4/30/15)—Colleton County Commerce Park, Interstate 95 and McLeod Road, Walterboro; Site 26 (7.98 acres, expires 12/31/15)—MAHLE Behr Charleston, Inc., 4500 Leeds Avenue, Charleston; Site 27 (2 acres, expires 12/ 31/15)—Tides Trading Enterprises, 578 Meeting St., Charleston; Site 28 (4 acres, expires 12/31/15)—Tides Trading Enterprises, 2509 Clements Ferry Road, Charleston; Site 29 (8 acres, expires 12/ 31/15)—PTR Industries, 101 Cool Springs Drive, Aynor; Site 30 (5.5 acres, expires 12/31/15)—CMMC, LLC, 1210 Truxtun Avenue, N. Charleston; Site 31 (6 acres, expires 12/31/15)—American Tactical Imports, Inc., 231 Deming Way, Summerville; and, Site 32 (12 acres, expires 12/31/15)—Alkane Trucks/ CLG–SC, Inc., 2725 W. 5th North Street, Summerville. The grantee’s proposed service area under the ASF would be: The Counties of Charleston, Berkeley, Dorchester and PO 00000 Frm 00004 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Orangeburg within and adjacent to the Charleston Customs and Border Protection port of entry; the Counties of Williamsburg and Georgetown in their entirety and portions of Horry, Florence, and Marion Counties within and adjacent to the Georgetown, South Carolina Customs and Border Protection port of entry; and, the Counties of Colleton, Jasper, Hampton and Beaufort adjacent to the Savannah, Georgia Customs and Border Protection port of entry, as described in the application. If approved, the grantee would be able to serve sites throughout the service area based on companies’ needs for FTZ designation. The applicant is requesting authority to reorganize and expand its existing zone as follows: Modify Site 5 by restoring 109 acres at Parcel 5—Coal Tipple and by including 109 acres at Parcel 7—Columbus Street Terminal on a permanent basis (new total acreage = 376 acres); Sites 5 (modified), 9, 16, 17, 18, 21, 22 and 23 would become ‘‘magnet’’ sites; and, Sites 6, 15, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 and 32 would become ‘‘usage-driven’’ sites. The ASF allows for the possible exemption of one magnet site from the ‘‘sunset’’ time limits that generally apply to sites under the ASF, and the applicant proposes that Site 5 be so exempted. No subzones/usage-driven sites are being requested at this time. The application would have no impact on FTZ 21’s previously authorized subzones. In accordance with the FTZ Board’s regulations, Kathleen Boyce of the FTZ Staff is designated examiner to evaluate and analyze the facts and information presented in the application and case record and to report findings and recommendations to the FTZ Board. Public comment is invited from interested parties. Submissions shall be addressed to the FTZ Board’s Executive Secretary at the address below. The closing period for their receipt is May 4, 2015. Rebuttal comments in response to material submitted during the foregoing period may be submitted during the subsequent 15-day period to May 18, 2015. A copy of the application will be available for public inspection at the Office of the Executive Secretary, Foreign-Trade Zones Board, Room 21013, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230–0002, and in the ‘‘Reading Room’’ section of the FTZ Board’s Web site, which is accessible via www.trade.gov/ftz. For further information, contact Kathleen Boyce at Kathleen.Boyce@trade.gov or (202) 482– 1346. E:\FR\FM\04MRN1.SGM 04MRN1 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 42 / Wednesday, March 4, 2015 / Notices Dated: February 26, 2015. Andrew McGilvray, Executive Secretary. network. This information will be used to monitor the level of incidental take in the state-managed Virginia pound net fishery and ensure that the seasonal pound net leader restrictions (50 CFR 223.206(d)(10)) are adequately protecting listed sea turtles. Based on the number of sea turtle takes anticipated in the Virginia pound net fishery and the available number of Virginia pound net fishermen and pound nets, the number of responses anticipated on an annual basis is 483. [FR Doc. 2015–04505 Filed 3–3–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Reporting of Sea Turtle Incidental Take in Virginia Chesapeake Bay Pound Net Operations II. Method of Collection Reports may be made either by telephone or fax. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Written comments must be submitted on or before May 4, 2015. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Jennifer Jessup, Departmental Paperwork Clearance Officer, Department of Commerce, Room 6616, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230 (or via the Internet at JJessup@doc.gov). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Carrie Upite, Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office, National Marine Fisheries Service, 55 Great Republic Drive, Gloucester, MA, 01930; (978) 282–8475; or carrie.upite@ noaa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: I. Abstract This request is for extension of a current information collection. This action would continue the reporting measure requiring all Virginia Chesapeake Bay pound net fishermen to report interactions with endangered and threatened sea turtles, found both live and dead, in their pound net operations. When a live or dead sea turtle is discovered during a pound net trip, the Virginia pound net fisherman is required to report the incidental take to National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) and, if necessary, the appropriate rehabilitation and stranding VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:11 Mar 03, 2015 Jkt 235001 III. Data OMB Control Number: 0648–0470. Form Number(s): None. Type of Review: Regular submission (extension of a current information collection). Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Number of Respondents: 37. Estimated Time per Response: 10 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 81 hours. Estimated Total Annual Cost to Public: $111 in recordkeeping/reporting costs. IV. Request for Comments Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden (including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval of this information collection; they also will become a matter of public record. Dated: February 27, 2015. Sarah Brabson, NOAA PRA Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2015–04474 Filed 3–3–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P PO 00000 Frm 00005 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 11633 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Certification Requirements for Distributors of NOAA Electronic Navigational Charts/NOAA Hydrographic Products National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Written comments must be submitted on or before May 4, 2015. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Jennifer Jessup, Departmental Paperwork Clearance Officer, Department of Commerce, Room 6616, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230 (or via the Internet at JJessup@doc.gov). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Julia Powell (301) 713–0388, ext. 169 or Julia.Powell@noaa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: I. Abstract This request is for extension of a currently approved information collection. NOS Office of Coast Survey manages the Certification Requirements for Distributors of NOAA Electronic Navigational Charts (NOAA ENCs®). The certification allows entities to download, redistribute, repackage, or in some cases reformat, official NOAA ENCs and retain the NOAA ENC’s official status. The regulations for implementing the Certification are at 15 CFR part 995. The recordkeeping and reporting requirements of 15 CFR part 995 form the basis for this collection of information. This information allows the Office of Coast Survey to administer the regulation, and to better understand the marketplace resulting in products to that meet the needs of the customer in a timely and efficient manner. II. Method of Collection Responses from the Certified ENC Distributors are all electronic and sent E:\FR\FM\04MRN1.SGM 04MRN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Foreign-Trade Zones Board

[B-14-2015]


Foreign-Trade Zone 21--Charleston, South Carolina Application for 
Reorganization/Expansion Under Alternative Site Framework

    An application has been submitted to the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) 
Board by the South Carolina State Ports Authority, grantee of FTZ 21, 
requesting authority to reorganize and expand the zone under the 
alternative site framework (ASF) adopted by the FTZ Board (15 CFR 
400.2(c)). The ASF is an option for grantees for the establishment or 
reorganization of zones and can permit significantly greater 
flexibility in the designation of new subzones or ``usage-driven'' FTZ 
sites for operators/users located within a grantee's ``service area'' 
in the context of the FTZ Board's standard 2,000-acre activation limit 
for a zone. The application was submitted pursuant to the Foreign-Trade 
Zones Act, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), and the regulations of the 
Board (15 CFR part 400). It was formally docketed on February 25, 2015.
    FTZ 21 was approved by the FTZ Board on June 12, 1975 (Board Order 
106, 40 FR 25613, June 17, 1975), and expanded on February 28, 1995 
(Board Order 734, 60 FR 12735, March 8, 1995), on June 20, 1996 (Board 
Order 832, 61 FR 33491, June 27, 1996), on October 23, 1996 (Board 
Order 850, 61 FR 57383-57384, November 6, 1996), on June 20, 1997 
(Board Order 905, 62 FR 36044-36045, July 3, 1997), on September 5, 
1997 (Board Order 918, 62 FR 48591, September 16, 1997), on July 25, 
2000 (Board Order 1112, 65 FR 47953, August 4, 2000) and on April 1, 
2010 (Board Order 1675, 75 FR 24583-24584, May 5, 2010).
    The current zone includes the following sites: Site 5 (267 acres)--
terminal complex at the Port of Charleston, 1 Immigration St., 
Charleston; Site 6 (19 acres)--Meadow Street Business Park, 4 Meadow 
St., Loris; Site 9 (548 acres)--Charleston Business Park, Clements 
Ferry Road, Charleston; Site 15 (24 acres)--Robert Bosch Inc., 3298 
Benchmark Drive and 4597 Appian Way, North Charleston; Site 16 (343 
acres)--Bushy Park Industrial Park, 1588 Bushy Park Rd., Goose Creek; 
Site 17 (190 acres, sunset 4/30/15)--Jedburg Industrial Park, 1090 
Newton Way, Summerville; Site 18 (291 acres, sunset 4/30/15)--
Rockefeller Foreign-Trade Zone, Drop Off Road and Interstate 26, 
Summerville; Site 21 (445 acres, sunset 4/30/15)--Orangeburg City/
County Industrial Park, 348 Millennium Drive, Orangeburg; Site 22 (284 
acres, expires 4/30/15)--Southern Patio Industrial Park, 1000 Southern 
Patio Parkway, Rowesville; Site 23 (178 acres, sunset 4/30/15)--
Colleton County Commerce Park, Interstate 95 and McLeod Road, 
Walterboro; Site 26 (7.98 acres, expires 12/31/15)--MAHLE Behr 
Charleston, Inc., 4500 Leeds Avenue, Charleston; Site 27 (2 acres, 
expires 12/31/15)--Tides Trading Enterprises, 578 Meeting St., 
Charleston; Site 28 (4 acres, expires 12/31/15)--Tides Trading 
Enterprises, 2509 Clements Ferry Road, Charleston; Site 29 (8 acres, 
expires 12/31/15)--PTR Industries, 101 Cool Springs Drive, Aynor; Site 
30 (5.5 acres, expires 12/31/15)--CMMC, LLC, 1210 Truxtun Avenue, N. 
Charleston; Site 31 (6 acres, expires 12/31/15)--American Tactical 
Imports, Inc., 231 Deming Way, Summerville; and, Site 32 (12 acres, 
expires 12/31/15)--Alkane Trucks/CLG-SC, Inc., 2725 W. 5th North 
Street, Summerville.
    The grantee's proposed service area under the ASF would be: The 
Counties of Charleston, Berkeley, Dorchester and Orangeburg within and 
adjacent to the Charleston Customs and Border Protection port of entry; 
the Counties of Williamsburg and Georgetown in their entirety and 
portions of Horry, Florence, and Marion Counties within and adjacent to 
the Georgetown, South Carolina Customs and Border Protection port of 
entry; and, the Counties of Colleton, Jasper, Hampton and Beaufort 
adjacent to the Savannah, Georgia Customs and Border Protection port of 
entry, as described in the application. If approved, the grantee would 
be able to serve sites throughout the service area based on companies' 
needs for FTZ designation.
    The applicant is requesting authority to reorganize and expand its 
existing zone as follows: Modify Site 5 by restoring 109 acres at 
Parcel 5--Coal Tipple and by including 109 acres at Parcel 7--Columbus 
Street Terminal on a permanent basis (new total acreage = 376 acres); 
Sites 5 (modified), 9, 16, 17, 18, 21, 22 and 23 would become 
``magnet'' sites; and, Sites 6, 15, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 and 32 would 
become ``usage-driven'' sites. The ASF allows for the possible 
exemption of one magnet site from the ``sunset'' time limits that 
generally apply to sites under the ASF, and the applicant proposes that 
Site 5 be so exempted. No subzones/usage-driven sites are being 
requested at this time. The application would have no impact on FTZ 
21's previously authorized subzones.
    In accordance with the FTZ Board's regulations, Kathleen Boyce of 
the FTZ Staff is designated examiner to evaluate and analyze the facts 
and information presented in the application and case record and to 
report findings and recommendations to the FTZ Board.
    Public comment is invited from interested parties. Submissions 
shall be addressed to the FTZ Board's Executive Secretary at the 
address below. The closing period for their receipt is May 4, 2015. 
Rebuttal comments in response to material submitted during the 
foregoing period may be submitted during the subsequent 15-day period 
to May 18, 2015.
    A copy of the application will be available for public inspection 
at the Office of the Executive Secretary, Foreign-Trade Zones Board, 
Room 21013, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., 
Washington, DC 20230-0002, and in the ``Reading Room'' section of the 
FTZ Board's Web site, which is accessible via www.trade.gov/ftz. For 
further information, contact Kathleen Boyce at Kathleen.Boyce@trade.gov 
or (202) 482-1346.


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    Dated: February 26, 2015.
Andrew McGilvray,
Executive Secretary.
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