1-Hydroxyethylidene-1,1-Diphosphonic Acid from China; Scheduling of the Final Phase of Countervailing Duty and Antidumping Duty Investigations, 81805-81807 [2016-27703]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 223 / Friday, November 18, 2016 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR National Park Service [NPS–WASO–CONC–22177; PPWOBSADC0, PPMVSCS1Y.Y0000] Notice of Temporary Concession Contracts for Certain Visitor Services in Acadia National Park National Park Service, Interior. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: The National Park Service intends to award two temporary concession contracts to a qualified person for the conduct of certain visitor services within Acadia National Park for a term not to exceed 3 years. The visitor services include guided bus tours. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Judy Bassett, Northeast Regional Concession Chief, Northeast Region, 200 Chestnut Street, Suite 502, Philadelphia, PA 19106; Telephone (215) 597–4903, by email at judy_bassett@nps.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Park Service intends to award each contract to a concessioner currently operating under a long-term concessions contract. If the National Park Service is unable to reach acceptable terms, however, it may find other qualified persons for the award of SUMMARY: each of the temporary contracts. The National Park Service has determined that the issuance of temporary concession contracts not to exceed 3 years is necessary to avoid interruption of visitor services and has taken all reasonable and appropriate steps to consider alternatives to avoid an interruption of visitor services in accordance with 36 CFR 51.24. Authority: This action is issued pursuant to 36 CFR 51.24(a). This is not a request for proposals. Dated: November 1, 2016. Michael Reynolds, Deputy Director, Operations. [FR Doc. 2016–27732 Filed 11–17–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4312–52–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR National Park Service [NPS–WASO–CONC–22080; PPWOBSADC0, PPMVSCS1Y.Y00000] Notice of Continuation of Concession Contracts National Park Service, Interior. Public notice. AGENCY: ACTION: Pursuant to the terms of existing concession contracts, public SUMMARY: CONCID Golf Course Specialists, Inc ......................................................... Guest Services, Inc ...................................................................... Concepts by Staib, Ltd ................................................................. Southern Highland Handicraft Guild, Inc ...................................... Koru Village Incorporated ............................................................. Oregon Inlet Fishing Center, Inc .................................................. ARAMARK Sports and Entertainment Services, Inc .................... ARAMARK Sports and Entertainment Services, Inc .................... Rex G. Maughan & Ruth G. Maughan ......................................... Lake Mead R.V. Village, LLC ....................................................... Rex G. Maughan & Ruth G. Maughan ......................................... Las Vegas Boat Harbor, Inc ......................................................... Seven Resorts, Inc ....................................................................... Temple Bar Marina, LLC .............................................................. Dated: October 17, 2016. Lena McDowall, Chief Financial Officer. DATES: Effective January 1, 2017. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brian Borda, Chief, Commercial Services Program, National Park Service, 1201 Eye Street NW., 11th Floor, Washington, DC 20005, Telephone: 202–513–7156. The contracts listed below have been extended to the maximum allowable under 36 CFR 51.23. Under the provisions of the respective concession contracts and pending the completion of the public solicitation of a prospectus for a new concession contract, the National Park Service authorizes continuation of visitor services for a period not-to-exceed 1 year under the terms and conditions of the current contract as amended. The continuation of operations does not affect any rights with respect to selection for award of a new concession contract. The publication of this notice merely reflects the intent of the National Park Service but does not bind the National Park Service to continue any of the contracts listed below. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Park unit INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [FR Doc. 2016–27728 Filed 11–17–16; 8:45 am] [Investigation Nos. 701–TA–558 and 731– TA–1316 (Final)] BILLING CODE 4312–52–P mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES notice is hereby given that the National Park Service intends to request a continuation of visitor services for a period not to exceed one year. Concessioner NACC001–89 ...................... NACC003–86 ...................... INDE001–94 ....................... BLRI001–83 ........................ CAHA001–98 ...................... CAHA004–98 ...................... GLCA002–88 ...................... GLCA003–69 ...................... LAKE001–73 ....................... LAKE002–82 ....................... LAKE005–97 ....................... LAKE006–74 ....................... LAKE007–84 ....................... LAKE009–88 ....................... 1-Hydroxyethylidene-1,1-Diphosphonic Acid from China; Scheduling of the Final Phase of Countervailing Duty and Antidumping Duty Investigations United States International Trade Commission. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Commission hereby gives notice of the scheduling of the final phase of antidumping and SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 20:21 Nov 17, 2016 Jkt 241001 PO 00000 Frm 00087 Fmt 4703 81805 Sfmt 4703 National Mall and Memorial Parks. National Mall and Memorial Parks. Independence National Historical Park. Blue Ridge Parkway. Cape Hatteras National Seashore. Cape Hatteras National Seashore. Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Lake Mead National Recreation Area. countervailing duty investigation Nos. 701–TA–558 and 731–TA–1316 (Final) pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 (‘‘the Act’’) to determine whether an industry in the United States is materially injured or threatened with material injury, or the establishment of an industry in the United States is materially retarded, by reason of imports of 1-hydroxyethylidene-1,1diphosphonic acid (‘‘HEDP’’) from China, provided for in subheading 2931.90.90 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, preliminarily determined by the Department of Commerce to be E:\FR\FM\18NON1.SGM 18NON1 81806 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 223 / Friday, November 18, 2016 / Notices mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES subsidized and sold at less-than-fairvalue.1 EFFECTIVE DATE: November 4, 2016. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Edward Petronzio (202–205–3176), Office of Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC 20436. Hearing-impaired persons can obtain information on this matter by contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal on 202– 205–1810. Persons with mobility impairments who will need special assistance in gaining access to the Commission should contact the Office of the Secretary at 202–205–2000. General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its internet server (https:// www.usitc.gov). The public record for these investigations may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at https://edis.usitc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background.—The final phase of these investigations is being scheduled pursuant to sections 705(b) and 731(b) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671d(b) and 1673d(b)), as a result of affirmative preliminary determinations by the Department of Commerce that certain benefits which constitute subsidies within the meaning of section 703 of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1671b) are being provided to manufacturers, producers, or exporters in China of HEDP, and that such products are being sold in the United States at less than fair value within the meaning of section 733 of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1673b). The investigations were requested in petitions filed on March 31, 2016, by Compass Chemical International LLC, Smyrna, Georgia. For further information concerning the conduct of this phase of the investigations, hearing procedures, and rules of general application, consult the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, part 201, subparts A and B (19 CFR part 201), and part 207, subparts A and C (19 CFR part 207). Participation in the investigations and public service list.—Persons, including industrial users of the subject merchandise and, if the merchandise is sold at the retail level, representative consumer organizations, wishing to participate in the final phase of these 1 For purposes of these investigations, the Department of Commerce has defined the subject merchandise as ‘‘all grades of aqueous, acidic (non– neutralized) concentrations of 1-hydroxyethylidene1,1-diphosphonic acid, also referred to as hydroxethlylidenendiphosphonic acid, hydroxyethanediphosphonic acid, acetodiphosphonic acid, and etidronic acid. The Chemical Abstract Service (CAS) registry number for HEDP is 2809–21–4.’’ VerDate Sep<11>2014 20:21 Nov 17, 2016 Jkt 241001 investigations as parties must file an entry of appearance with the Secretary to the Commission, as provided in section 201.11 of the Commission’s rules, no later than 21 days prior to the hearing date specified in this notice. A party that filed a notice of appearance during the preliminary phase of the investigations need not file an additional notice of appearance during this final phase. The Secretary will maintain a public service list containing the names and addresses of all persons, or their representatives, who are parties to the investigations. Limited disclosure of business proprietary information (BPI) under an administrative protective order (APO) and BPI service list.—Pursuant to section 207.7(a) of the Commission’s rules, the Secretary will make BPI gathered in the final phase of these investigations available to authorized applicants under the APO issued in the investigations, provided that the application is made no later than 21 days prior to the hearing date specified in this notice. Authorized applicants must represent interested parties, as defined by 19 U.S.C. 1677(9), who are parties to the investigations. A party granted access to BPI in the preliminary phase of the investigations need not reapply for such access. A separate service list will be maintained by the Secretary for those parties authorized to receive BPI under the APO. Staff report.—The prehearing staff report in the final phase of these investigations will be placed in the nonpublic record on March 9, 2017, and a public version will be issued thereafter, pursuant to section 207.22 of the Commission’s rules. Hearing.—The Commission will hold a hearing in connection with the final phase of these investigations beginning at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 23, 2017, at the U.S. International Trade Commission Building. Requests to appear at the hearing should be filed in writing with the Secretary to the Commission on or before March 17, 2017. A nonparty who has testimony that may aid the Commission’s deliberations may request permission to present a short statement at the hearing. All parties and nonparties desiring to appear at the hearing and make oral presentations should participate in a prehearing conference to be held on March 21, 2017, at the U.S. International Trade Commission Building, if deemed necessary. Oral testimony and written materials to be submitted at the public hearing are governed by sections 201.6(b)(2), 201.13(f), and 207.24 of the Commission’s rules. Parties must submit any request to present a portion of their PO 00000 Frm 00088 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 hearing testimony in camera no later than 7 business days prior to the date of the hearing. Written submissions.—Each party who is an interested party shall submit a prehearing brief to the Commission. Prehearing briefs must conform with the provisions of section 207.23 of the Commission’s rules; the deadline for filing is March 16, 2017. Parties may also file written testimony in connection with their presentation at the hearing, as provided in section 207.24 of the Commission’s rules, and posthearing briefs, which must conform with the provisions of section 207.25 of the Commission’s rules. The deadline for filing posthearing briefs is March 30, 2017. In addition, any person who has not entered an appearance as a party to the investigations may submit a written statement of information pertinent to the subject of the investigations, including statements of support or opposition to the petition, on or before March 30, 2017. On April 14, 2017, the Commission will make available to parties all information on which they have not had an opportunity to comment. Parties may submit final comments on this information on or before April 18, 2017, but such final comments must not contain new factual information and must otherwise comply with section 207.30 of the Commission’s rules. All written submissions must conform with the provisions of section 201.8 of the Commission’s rules; any submissions that contain BPI must also conform with the requirements of sections 201.6, 207.3, and 207.7 of the Commission’s rules. The Commission’s Handbook on E-Filing, available on the Commission’s Web site at https:// edis.usitc.gov, elaborates upon the Commission’s rules with respect to electronic filing. Additional written submissions to the Commission, including requests pursuant to section 201.12 of the Commission’s rules, shall not be accepted unless good cause is shown for accepting such submissions, or unless the submission is pursuant to a specific request by a Commissioner or Commission staff. In accordance with sections 201.16(c) and 207.3 of the Commission’s rules, each document filed by a party to the investigations must be served on all other parties to the investigations (as identified by either the public or BPI service list), and a certificate of service must be timely filed. The Secretary will not accept a document for filing without a certificate of service. Authority: These investigations are being conducted under authority of title VII of the E:\FR\FM\18NON1.SGM 18NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 223 / Friday, November 18, 2016 / Notices Tariff Act of 1930; this notice is published pursuant to section 207.21 of the Commission’s rules. By order of the Commission. Issued: November 14, 2016. Lisa R. Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2016–27703 Filed 11–17–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [USITC SE–16–038] Government in the Sunshine Act Meeting Notice United States International Trade Commission. TIME AND DATE: November 29, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. PLACE: Room 101, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC 20436, Telephone: (202) 205–2000. STATUS: Open to the public. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: 1. Agendas for future meetings: None. 2. Minutes. 3. Ratification List. 4. Vote in Inv. Nos. 731–TA–457–A– D (Fourth Review) (Heavy Forged Hand Tools from China). The Commission is currently scheduled to complete and file its determinations and views of the Commission on December 15, 2016. 5. Outstanding action jackets: None. In accordance with Commission policy, subject matter listed above, not disposed of at the scheduled meeting, may be carried over to the agenda of the following meeting. AGENCY HOLDING THE MEETING: By order of the Commission. Issued: November 15, 2016. William R. Bishop, Supervisory Hearings and Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2016–27913 Filed 11–16–16; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 337–TA–1029] Certain Mobile Electronic Devices; Institution of Investigation U.S. International Trade Commission ACTION: Notice mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on October 14, 2016, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 20:21 Nov 17, 2016 Jkt 241001 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Qualcomm Incorporated of San Diego, California. The complaint alleges violations of section 337 based upon the importation into the United States, the sale for importation, and the sale within the United States after importation of certain mobile electronic devices by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 8,095,082 (‘‘the ’082 patent’’); U.S. Patent No. 7,999,384 (‘‘the ’384 patent’’); U.S. Patent No. 7,548,407 (‘‘the ’407 patent’’); U.S. Patent No. 8,497,928 (‘‘the ’928 patent’’) and U.S. Patent No. 7,949,367 (‘‘the ’367 patent’’). The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by subsection (a)(2) of section 337. The complainant requests that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue a limited exclusion order and cease and desist orders. ADDRESSES: The complaint, except for any confidential information contained therein, is available for inspection during official business hours (8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.) in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., Room 112, Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205–2000. Hearing impaired individuals are advised that information on this matter can be obtained by contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal on (202) 205–1810. Persons with mobility impairments who will need special assistance in gaining access to the Commission should contact the Office of the Secretary at (202) 205– 2000. General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its internet server at https://www.usitc.gov. The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at https://edis.usitc.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade Commission, telephone (202) 205–2000. AUTHORITY: The authority for institution of this investigation is contained in section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, and in section 210.10 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, 19 CFR 210.10 (2016). SCOPE OF INVESTIGATION: Having considered the complaint, the U.S. International Trade Commission, on November 14, 2016, ORDERED THAT – (1) Pursuant to subsection (b) of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, an investigation be instituted to determine whether there is a violation of subsection (a)(1)(B) of section 337 in the importation into the PO 00000 Frm 00089 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 81807 United States, the sale for importation, or the sale within the United States after importation of certain mobile electronic devices by reason of infringement of one or more of claims 1–4, 7, 8, and 11 of the ’082 patent; claims 44, 45, 50, and 53 of the ’384 patent; claims 1–13 of the ’407 patent; claims 1, 2, 4, and 6 of the ’928 patent; and claims 6 and 7 of the ’367 patent, and whether an industry in the United States exists as required by subsection (a)(2) of section 337; (2) For the purpose of the investigation so instituted, the following are hereby named as parties upon which this notice of investigation shall be served: (a) The complainant is: Qualcomm Incorporated, 5775 Morehouse Drive, San Diego, CA 92121. (b) The respondents are the following entities alleged to be in violation of section 337, and are the parties upon which the complaint is to be served: Zhuhai Meizu Technology Co., Ltd., Meizu Science & Technology Building, Technology Innovation Coast, Zhuhai, Guangdong, China 519085. Zhuhai Meizu Telecom Equipment Co., Ltd., Meizu Science & Technology Building, Technology Innovation Coast, Zhuhai, Guangdong, China 519085. Dest Technology Limited, Huang Pu 1506, Nan Xian Commercial Plaza A, MeiLong Road, LongHua Town, Bao An District, Shenzhen, China. LGYD Limited, 3/F, New Factory Building, Guanghui Tech Park, Minqing District, 518028, Shenzhen, China. Overseas Electronics, Inc., 309 W. Washington Street, Suite 1250, Chicago, IL 60606. (3) For the investigation so instituted, the Chief Administrative Law Judge, U.S. International Trade Commission, shall designate the presiding Administrative Law Judge. The Office of Unfair Import Investigations will not be named as a party to this investigation. Responses to the complaint and the notice of investigation must be submitted by the named respondents in accordance with section 210.13 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, 19 CFR 210.13. Pursuant to 19 CFR 201.16(e) and 210.13(a), such responses will be considered by the Commission if received not later than 20 days after the date of service by the Commission of the complaint and the notice of investigation. Extensions of time for submitting responses to the complaint and the notice of investigation will not be granted unless good cause therefor is shown. E:\FR\FM\18NON1.SGM 18NON1

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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation Nos. 701-TA-558 and 731-TA-1316 (Final)]


1-Hydroxyethylidene-1,1-Diphosphonic Acid from China; Scheduling 
of the Final Phase of Countervailing Duty and Antidumping Duty 
Investigations

AGENCY:  United States International Trade Commission.

ACTION: 

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Notice.

SUMMARY:  The Commission hereby gives notice of the scheduling of the 
final phase of antidumping and countervailing duty investigation Nos. 
701-TA-558 and 731-TA-1316 (Final) pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 
(``the Act'') to determine whether an industry in the United States is 
materially injured or threatened with material injury, or the 
establishment of an industry in the United States is materially 
retarded, by reason of imports of 1-hydroxyethylidene-1,1-diphosphonic 
acid (``HEDP'') from China, provided for in subheading 2931.90.90 of 
the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, preliminarily 
determined by the Department of Commerce to be

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subsidized and sold at less-than-fair-value.\1\
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    \1\ For purposes of these investigations, the Department of 
Commerce has defined the subject merchandise as ``all grades of 
aqueous, acidic (non-neutralized) concentrations of 1-
hydroxyethylidene-1,1-diphosphonic acid, also referred to as 
hydroxethlylidenendiphosphonic acid, hydroxyethanediphosphonic acid, 
acetodiphosphonic acid, and etidronic acid. The Chemical Abstract 
Service (CAS) registry number for HEDP is 2809-21-4.''

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EFFECTIVE DATE:  November 4, 2016.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:  Edward Petronzio (202-205-3176), 
Office of Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E 
Street SW., Washington, DC 20436. Hearing-impaired persons can obtain 
information on this matter by contacting the Commission's TDD terminal 
on 202-205-1810. Persons with mobility impairments who will need 
special assistance in gaining access to the Commission should contact 
the Office of the Secretary at 202-205-2000. General information 
concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its 
internet server (https://www.usitc.gov). The public record for these 
investigations may be viewed on the Commission's electronic docket 
(EDIS) at https://edis.usitc.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background.--The final phase of these 
investigations is being scheduled pursuant to sections 705(b) and 
731(b) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671d(b) and 1673d(b)), as 
a result of affirmative preliminary determinations by the Department of 
Commerce that certain benefits which constitute subsidies within the 
meaning of section 703 of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1671b) are being provided 
to manufacturers, producers, or exporters in China of HEDP, and that 
such products are being sold in the United States at less than fair 
value within the meaning of section 733 of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1673b). 
The investigations were requested in petitions filed on March 31, 2016, 
by Compass Chemical International LLC, Smyrna, Georgia.
    For further information concerning the conduct of this phase of the 
investigations, hearing procedures, and rules of general application, 
consult the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure, part 201, 
subparts A and B (19 CFR part 201), and part 207, subparts A and C (19 
CFR part 207).
    Participation in the investigations and public service list.--
Persons, including industrial users of the subject merchandise and, if 
the merchandise is sold at the retail level, representative consumer 
organizations, wishing to participate in the final phase of these 
investigations as parties must file an entry of appearance with the 
Secretary to the Commission, as provided in section 201.11 of the 
Commission's rules, no later than 21 days prior to the hearing date 
specified in this notice. A party that filed a notice of appearance 
during the preliminary phase of the investigations need not file an 
additional notice of appearance during this final phase. The Secretary 
will maintain a public service list containing the names and addresses 
of all persons, or their representatives, who are parties to the 
investigations.
    Limited disclosure of business proprietary information (BPI) under 
an administrative protective order (APO) and BPI service list.--
Pursuant to section 207.7(a) of the Commission's rules, the Secretary 
will make BPI gathered in the final phase of these investigations 
available to authorized applicants under the APO issued in the 
investigations, provided that the application is made no later than 21 
days prior to the hearing date specified in this notice. Authorized 
applicants must represent interested parties, as defined by 19 U.S.C. 
1677(9), who are parties to the investigations. A party granted access 
to BPI in the preliminary phase of the investigations need not reapply 
for such access. A separate service list will be maintained by the 
Secretary for those parties authorized to receive BPI under the APO.
    Staff report.--The prehearing staff report in the final phase of 
these investigations will be placed in the nonpublic record on March 9, 
2017, and a public version will be issued thereafter, pursuant to 
section 207.22 of the Commission's rules.
    Hearing.--The Commission will hold a hearing in connection with the 
final phase of these investigations beginning at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, 
March 23, 2017, at the U.S. International Trade Commission Building. 
Requests to appear at the hearing should be filed in writing with the 
Secretary to the Commission on or before March 17, 2017. A nonparty who 
has testimony that may aid the Commission's deliberations may request 
permission to present a short statement at the hearing. All parties and 
nonparties desiring to appear at the hearing and make oral 
presentations should participate in a prehearing conference to be held 
on March 21, 2017, at the U.S. International Trade Commission Building, 
if deemed necessary. Oral testimony and written materials to be 
submitted at the public hearing are governed by sections 201.6(b)(2), 
201.13(f), and 207.24 of the Commission's rules. Parties must submit 
any request to present a portion of their hearing testimony in camera 
no later than 7 business days prior to the date of the hearing.
    Written submissions.--Each party who is an interested party shall 
submit a prehearing brief to the Commission. Prehearing briefs must 
conform with the provisions of section 207.23 of the Commission's 
rules; the deadline for filing is March 16, 2017. Parties may also file 
written testimony in connection with their presentation at the hearing, 
as provided in section 207.24 of the Commission's rules, and 
posthearing briefs, which must conform with the provisions of section 
207.25 of the Commission's rules. The deadline for filing posthearing 
briefs is March 30, 2017. In addition, any person who has not entered 
an appearance as a party to the investigations may submit a written 
statement of information pertinent to the subject of the 
investigations, including statements of support or opposition to the 
petition, on or before March 30, 2017. On April 14, 2017, the 
Commission will make available to parties all information on which they 
have not had an opportunity to comment. Parties may submit final 
comments on this information on or before April 18, 2017, but such 
final comments must not contain new factual information and must 
otherwise comply with section 207.30 of the Commission's rules. All 
written submissions must conform with the provisions of section 201.8 
of the Commission's rules; any submissions that contain BPI must also 
conform with the requirements of sections 201.6, 207.3, and 207.7 of 
the Commission's rules. The Commission's Handbook on E-Filing, 
available on the Commission's Web site at https://edis.usitc.gov, 
elaborates upon the Commission's rules with respect to electronic 
filing.
    Additional written submissions to the Commission, including 
requests pursuant to section 201.12 of the Commission's rules, shall 
not be accepted unless good cause is shown for accepting such 
submissions, or unless the submission is pursuant to a specific request 
by a Commissioner or Commission staff.
    In accordance with sections 201.16(c) and 207.3 of the Commission's 
rules, each document filed by a party to the investigations must be 
served on all other parties to the investigations (as identified by 
either the public or BPI service list), and a certificate of service 
must be timely filed. The Secretary will not accept a document for 
filing without a certificate of service.

    Authority: These investigations are being conducted under 
authority of title VII of the

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Tariff Act of 1930; this notice is published pursuant to section 
207.21 of the Commission's rules.

    By order of the Commission.

    Issued: November 14, 2016.
Lisa R. Barton,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2016-27703 Filed 11-17-16; 8:45 am]
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