Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance, 34618-34619 [2015-14937]

Download as PDF 34618 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 116 / Wednesday, June 17, 2015 / Notices Copies of the above information collection proposal can be obtained by calling or writing Jennifer Jessup, Departmental Paperwork Clearance Officer, (202) 482–0336, Department of Commerce, Room 6616, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230 (or via the Internet at jjessup@ doc.gov). Sheleen Dumas, Management Analyst, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2015–14780 Filed 6–16–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–07–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request The Department of Commerce will submit to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for clearance the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). Agency: U.S. Department of Commerce—Economic Development Administration. Title: FY15 IMCP Federal Interagency Competition Electronic Application Tool. OMB Control Number: 0610–0107. Form Number(s): None. Type of Request: Regular submission. Number of Respondents: 80. Average Hours per Response: 10. Burden Hours: 800. Needs and Uses: The Economic Development Administration (EDA) has been asked by the White House to lead an initiative in partnership with the National Economic Council entitled Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership (IMCP). IMCP is a government-wide initiative aiming to assist communities in cultivating an environment for businesses to create well-paying manufacturing jobs in regions across the country and thereby accelerate the resurgence of manufacturing. EDA must collect data from applicants who are applying for designation status. Designation as an IMCP manufacturing community will be given to communities with the best strategies for designing and making such investments in public goods. 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[FR Doc. 2015–14849 Filed 6–16–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–34–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Economic Development Administration Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance Economic Development Administration, Department of Commerce. AGENCY: Notice and opportunity for public comment. ACTION: Pursuant to Section 251 of the Trade Act 1974, as amended (19 U.S.C. 2341 et seq.), the Economic Development Administration (EDA) has received petitions for certification of eligibility to apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance from the firms listed below. Accordingly, EDA has initiated investigations to determine whether increased imports into the United States of articles like or directly competitive with those produced by each of these firms contributed importantly to the total or partial separation of the firm’s workers, or threat thereof, and to a decrease in sales or production of each petitioning firm. LIST OF PETITIONS RECEIVED BY EDA FOR CERTIFICATION ELIGIBILITY TO APPLY FOR TRADE ADJUSTMENT ASSISTANCE 5/27/2015 THROUGH 6/11/2015 Date accepted for investigation Firm name Firm address National Sales Associates (NSA). Quadrocopter, LLC ................... 51 Glenn Street, Lawrence, MA 01843. 3949 MT Highway 40, Suite D, Columbia Falls, MT 59912. 9 Main Street Suite 1 H, Sutton, MA 01590. 1736 Allied Street, Charlottesville, VA 22903. 2929 Northrup Way Bellevue, WA 98004. 4975 East 41st Street, Denver, CO 80216. Vaillancourt Folk Art ................. Rivanna Natural Designs, Inc ... Pascal Company, Inc ................ asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Mount Sopris Instrument Company, Inc. Any party having a substantial interest in these proceedings may request a public hearing on the matter. A written request for a hearing must be submitted to the Trade Adjustment Assistance for Firms Division, Room 71030, Economic Development VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:47 Jun 16, 2015 Jkt 235001 6/10/2015 6/10/2015 6/10/2015 Product(s) The firm manufactures and remanufactures computer print toner cartridges. The firm manufactures unmanned aerial vehicles. 6/11/2015 The firm manufacturers collectible Christmas Santa’s and glass ornaments. The firm manufactures and designs planet-friendly awards, plaques, and corporate gifts. The firm manufactures dental fittings and accessories. 6/11/2015 The firm manufactures geophysical instruments. 6/11/2015 Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, DC 20230, no later than ten (10) calendar days following publication of this notice. Please follow the requirements set forth in EDA’s regulations at 13 CFR 315.9 for procedures to request a public hearing. The Catalog of Federal PO 00000 Frm 00013 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Domestic Assistance official number and title for the program under which these petitions are submitted is 11.313, Trade Adjustment Assistance for Firms. E:\FR\FM\17JNN1.SGM 17JNN1 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 116 / Wednesday, June 17, 2015 / Notices Dated: June 11, 2015. Michael S. DeVillo, Eligibility Examiner. information, contact Camille Evans at Camille.Evans@trade.gov or (202) 482– 2350. [FR Doc. 2015–14937 Filed 6–16–15; 8:45 am] Dated: June 11, 2015. Elizabeth Whiteman, Acting Executive Secretary. BILLING CODE 3510–WH–P [FR Doc. 2015–14966 Filed 6–16–15; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P Foreign-Trade Zones Board DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zone 61—San Juan, Puerto Rico; Application for Subzone; Autogermana, Inc., San Juan, Puerto Rico asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES [S–89–2015] International Trade Administration An application has been submitted to the Foreign-Trade Zones Board (the Board) by the Puerto Rico Trade & Export Company, grantee of FTZ 61, requesting subzone status for the facility of Autogermana, Inc., located in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The application was submitted pursuant to the provisions of 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 June 11, 2015. The proposed subzone (2.63 acres) is ˜ located at 1086 Munoz Rivera Avenue in San Juan. The proposed subzone would be subject to the existing activation limit of FTZ 61. No authorization for production activity has been requested at this time. Autogermana is currently operating within Site 22 of FTZ 61. The applicant is also requesting removal of Site 22 of FTZ 61 following a transition period to allow merchandise to be transferred to the new subzone. In accordance with the Board’s regulations, Camille Evans of the FTZ Staff is designated examiner to review the application and make recommendations to the Executive Secretary. Public comment is invited from interested parties. Submissions shall be addressed to the Board’s Executive Secretary at the address below. The closing period for their receipt is July 27, 2015. Rebuttal comments in response to material submitted during the foregoing period may be submitted during the subsequent 15-day period to August 11, 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 Board’s Web site, which is accessible via www.trade.gov/ftz. For further VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:47 Jun 16, 2015 Jkt 235001 [A–570–890] Wooden Bedroom Furniture From the People’s Republic of China: Final Results and Final Rescission, In Part, of Administrative Review and Final Results of New Shipper Review; 2013 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: On February 11, 2015, the Department of Commerce (the ‘‘Department’’) published the preliminary results of a new shipper review (‘‘NSR’’) and the ninth administrative review (‘‘AR’’) of the antidumping duty order on wooden bedroom furniture (‘‘WBF’’) from the People’s Republic of China (‘‘PRC’’), in accordance with sections 751(a)(1)(B) and 751(a)(2)(B) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (‘‘the Act’’).1 The period of review (‘‘POR’’) is January 1, 2013, through December 31, 2013. The AR covers 28 PRC exporters of subject merchandise, of which the Department selected one company for individual examination, Jiedong Lehouse Furniture Co., Ltd. (‘‘Jiedong Lehouse’’). The NSR covers one exporter-producer of subject merchandise: Wuxi Yushea Furniture Co., Ltd. (‘‘Wuxi Yushea’’). The Department invited interested parties to comment on the Preliminary Results. We received comments from the American Furniture Manufactures Committee for Legal Trade and Vaughan-Bassett Furniture Company, Inc. (‘‘Petitioners’’) which agreed with our Preliminary Results in the administrative review. No other party commented. Accordingly, our final results remain unchanged from the Preliminary Results. DATES: Effective Date: June 17, 2015. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Patrick O’Connor, AD/CVD Operations, Office IV, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, AGENCY: 1 See Wooden Bedroom Furniture From the People’s Republic of China: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and New Shipper Reviews; 2013, 80 FR 7576 (February 11, 2015) (‘‘Preliminary Results’’). PO 00000 Frm 00014 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 34619 U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–0989. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background As noted above, on February 11, 2015, the Department published the Preliminary Results of the NSR and AR of the antidumping duty order on WBF from the PRC covering the period January 1, 2013, through December 31, 2013. On March 13, 2015, Petitioners filed briefs in the AR. No other parties submitted comments on the Preliminary Results in the AR or the NSR. Scope of the Order The product covered by the order is wooden bedroom furniture, subject to certain exceptions.2 Imports of subject merchandise are classified under the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (‘‘HTSUS’’) subheadings: 9403.50.9042, 9403.50.9045, 9403.50.9080, 9403.50.9042, 9403.50.9045, 9403.60.8081, 7009.92.1000 or 7009.92.5000. Although the HTSUS subheadings are provided for convenience and customs purposes, the written product description in the Order remains dispositive.3 Analysis of the Comments Received The issues raised in Petitioners’ case brief are addressed in the Issues and Decision Memorandum which is dated concurrently with, and hereby adopted by, this notice. A list of the issues addressed in the Issues and Decision Memorandum is appended to this notice. The Issues and Decision Memorandum is a public document and is on file electronically via Enforcement and Compliance’s Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Centralized Electronic Services System (‘‘ACCESS). ACCESS is available to registered users at http://access.trade.gov and it is available to all parties in the Central Records Unit of the main Department building, Room 7046. In addition, a complete version of the Issues and Decision Memorandum can be accessed directly on the internet at http:// 2 See Notice of Amended Final Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value and Antidumping Duty Order: Wooden Bedroom Furniture From the People’s Republic of China, 70 FR 329 (January 4, 2005) (‘‘Order’’). 3 For a complete description of the scope of the order, see the memorandum from Christian Marsh, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations, to Paul Piquado, Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance, ‘‘Wooden Bedroom Furniture from the People’s Republic of China: Issues and Decision Memorandum for the Final Results of the 2013 Administrative Review and New Shipper Review’’ (‘‘Issues and Decision Memorandum’’). E:\FR\FM\17JNN1.SGM 17JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 116 (Wednesday, June 17, 2015)]
[Notices]
[Pages 34618-34619]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-14937]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Economic Development Administration


Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To 
Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance

AGENCY: Economic Development Administration, Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice and opportunity for public comment.

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    Pursuant to Section 251 of the Trade Act 1974, as amended (19 
U.S.C. 2341 et seq.), the Economic Development Administration (EDA) has 
received petitions for certification of eligibility to apply for Trade 
Adjustment Assistance from the firms listed below. Accordingly, EDA has 
initiated investigations to determine whether increased imports into 
the United States of articles like or directly competitive with those 
produced by each of these firms contributed importantly to the total or 
partial separation of the firm's workers, or threat thereof, and to a 
decrease in sales or production of each petitioning firm.

 List of Petitions Received By EDA for Certification Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance 5/27/
                                             2015 Through 6/11/2015
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                                                        Date accepted
           Firm name                 Firm address            for                       Product(s)
                                                        investigation
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National Sales Associates       51 Glenn Street,           6/10/2015   The firm manufactures and remanufactures
 (NSA).                          Lawrence, MA 01843.                    computer print toner cartridges.
Quadrocopter, LLC.............  3949 MT Highway 40,        6/10/2015   The firm manufactures unmanned aerial
                                 Suite D, Columbia                      vehicles.
                                 Falls, MT 59912.
Vaillancourt Folk Art.........  9 Main Street Suite 1      6/10/2015   The firm manufacturers collectible
                                 H, Sutton, MA 01590.                   Christmas Santa's and glass ornaments.
Rivanna Natural Designs, Inc..  1736 Allied Street,        6/11/2015   The firm manufactures and designs planet-
                                 Charlottesville, VA                    friendly awards, plaques, and corporate
                                 22903.                                 gifts.
Pascal Company, Inc...........  2929 Northrup Way          6/11/2015   The firm manufactures dental fittings and
                                 Bellevue, WA 98004.                    accessories.
Mount Sopris Instrument         4975 East 41st Street,     6/11/2015   The firm manufactures geophysical
 Company, Inc.                   Denver, CO 80216.                      instruments.
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    Any party having a substantial interest in these proceedings may 
request a public hearing on the matter. A written request for a hearing 
must be submitted to the Trade Adjustment Assistance for Firms 
Division, Room 71030, Economic Development Administration, U.S. 
Department of Commerce, Washington, DC 20230, no later than ten (10) 
calendar days following publication of this notice.
    Please follow the requirements set forth in EDA's regulations at 13 
CFR 315.9 for procedures to request a public hearing. The Catalog of 
Federal Domestic Assistance official number and title for the program 
under which these petitions are submitted is 11.313, Trade Adjustment 
Assistance for Firms.


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    Dated: June 11, 2015.
Michael S. DeVillo,
Eligibility Examiner.
[FR Doc. 2015-14937 Filed 6-16-15; 8:45 am]
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