Membership of the International Trade Administration Performance Review Board, 48798-48799 [2017-22790]

Download as PDF 48798 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 202 / Friday, October 20, 2017 / Notices Department received timely requests from Tianjin Port Free Trade Zone Star Pipe International Trade Co., Ltd. (Tianjin Star) and Dalian Reliable Industrial Co., Ltd. (Dalian Reliable) to conduct an administrative review.2 Pursuant to these requests and in accordance with 19 CFR 351.221(c)(1)(i), on June 7, 2017, the Department published a notice of initiation of an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on nonmalleable cast iron pipe fittings from the PRC.3 This administrative review covers Tianjin Star and Dalian Reliable during the period April 1, 2016, through March 31, 2017. On July 6, 2017, Tianjin Star and Dalian Reliable withdrew their requests for an administrative review.4 Rescission of Review Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), the Department will rescind an administrative review if the party that requested the review withdraws its request within 90 days of the publication date of the notice of initiation of the requested review. Tianjin Star and Dalian Reliable withdrew their requests before the 90day deadline, and no other party requested an administrative review of the antidumping duty order. Therefore, in accordance with 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), we are rescinding this administrative review in its entirety. srobinson on DSKBC5CHB2PROD with NOTICES Assessment The Department will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to assess antidumping duties on all appropriate entries of non-malleable cast iron pipe fittings from the PRC. Antidumping duties shall be assessed at rates equal to the cash deposit of estimated antidumping duties required at the time of entry, or withdrawal from warehouse, for consumption in accordance with 19 CFR 351.212(c)(1)(i). The Department intends to issue appropriate assessment instructions to CBP 15 days after the date of publication of this notice in the Federal Register. 2 See Letter from Tianjin Star, ‘‘Request for Administrative Review of the Antidumping Duty Order on Non-Malleable Cast Iron Pipe Fittings from the People’s Republic of China,’’ dated May 1, 2017; see also Letter from Dalian Reliable, ‘‘Request for Administrative Review of the Antidumping Duty Order on Non-Malleable Cast Iron Pipe Fittings from the People’s Republic of China,’’ dated May 1, 2017. 3 See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 82 FR 26444 (June 7, 2017) (Initiation Notice). 4 See Letter from Tianjin Star and Dalian Reliable, ‘‘Withdrawal of Request for Administrative Review of the Antidumping Duty Order on Non-Malleable Cast Iron Pipe Fittings from the People’s Republic of China,’’ dated July 6, 2017. VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:22 Oct 19, 2017 Jkt 244001 Notification to Importers This notice also serves as a final reminder to importers for whom this review is being rescinded of their responsibility under 19 CFR 351.402(f)(2) to file a certificate regarding the reimbursement of antidumping duties prior to liquidation of the relevant entries during this review period. Failure to comply with this requirement could result in the Secretary’s presumption that reimbursement of the antidumping duties occurred and the subsequent assessment of double antidumping duties. Notification Regarding Administrative Protective Order This notice also serves as a reminder to parties subject to administrative protective orders (APO) of their responsibility concerning the disposition of proprietary information disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305. Timely written notification of the return/destruction of APO materials or conversion to judicial protective order is hereby requested. Failure to comply with the regulations and terms of an APO is a violation which is subject to sanction. This notice is published in accordance with section 751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Act, and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4). Dated: October 17, 2017. James Maeder, Senior Director performing the duties of Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations. [FR Doc. 2017–22807 Filed 10–19–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration Membership of the International Trade Administration Performance Review Board International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of Membership on the International Trade Administration’s Performance Review Board. AGENCY: The International Trade Administration (ITA), Department of Commerce (DOC), announces the appointment of those individuals who have been selected to serve as members of ITA’s Performance Review Board. The Performance Review Board is responsible for (1) reviewing performance appraisals and ratings of SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00013 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Senior Executive Service (SES) members and (2) making recommendations to the appointing authority on other performance management issues, such as pay adjustments, bonuses and Presidential Rank Awards for SES. The appointment of these members to the Performance Review Board will be for a period of twenty-four (24) months. DATES: The period of appointment for those individuals selected for ITA’s Performance Review Board begins on October 20, 2017. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joan Nagielski, U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Human Resources Management, Department of Commerce Human Resources Operations Center, Office of Employment and Compensation, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW., Room 50013, Washington, DC 20230, at (202) 482–6342. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 4314(c)(4), the International Trade Administration (ITA), Department of Commerce (DOC), announces the appointment of those individuals who have been selected to serve as members of the ITA Performance Review Board. The Performance Review Board is responsible for (1) reviewing performance appraisals and ratings of Senior Executive Service (SES) members and (2) making recommendations to the appointing authority on other Performance management issues, such as pay adjustments, bonuses and Presidential Rank Awards for SES. The Appointment of these members to the Performance Review Board will be for a period of twenty-four (24) months. Dates: The name, position title, and type of appointment of each member of the Performance Review Board are set forth below: 1. Tim Rosado, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer, Career SES 2. Diane Farrell, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Asia, Career SES 3. Ian Steff, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Manufacturing, Noncareer SES 4. Carole Showers, Executive Director for Antidumping & Policy Negotiation, Career SES 5. Veronica LeGrande, Director, Human Resource Services, Career SES 6. Praveen Dixit, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Trade Policy and Analysis, Career SES 7. Gary Taverman, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping/ Countervailing Duty Operations, Career SES 8. James Sullivan, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Services, Noncareer SES E:\FR\FM\20OCN1.SGM 20OCN1 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 202 / Friday, October 20, 2017 / Notices Dated: October 17, 2017. Joan M. Nagielski, Human Resources Specialist, Office of Employment and Compensation, Department of Commerce Human Resources Operations Center, Office of Human Resources Management, Office of the Secretary, Department of Commerce. [FR Doc. 2017–22790 Filed 10–19–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P Department published a notice of initiation of an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on polyethylene terephthalate resin from Canada.3 This administrative review covers Selenis during the period October 15, 2015, through April 30, 2017. On August 24, 2017, Selenis withdrew its request for an administrative review.4 Rescission of Review DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–122–855] Polyethylene Terephthalate Resin From Canada: Notice of Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2015–2017 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (the Department) is rescinding its administrative review of polyethylene terephthalate resin from Canada for the period or review (POR) October 15, 2015, through April 30, 2017. DATES: Effective October 20, 2017. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Maliha Khan or Karine Gziryan, AD/ CVD Operations, Office IV, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–0895 and (202) 482–4081, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: srobinson on DSKBC5CHB2PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: Background On May 1, 2017, the Department published in the Federal Register a notice of ‘‘Opportunity to Request Administrative Review’’ of the antidumping duty order on polyethylene terephthalate resin from Canada for the above POR.1 On May 31, 2017, in accordance with section 751(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), and 19 CFR 351.213(b), the Department received a timely request from Compagnie Selenis Canada (Selenis) to conduct an administrative review.2 Pursuant to this request and in accordance with 19 CFR 351.221(c)(1)(i), on July 6, 2017, the 1 See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Opportunity to Request Administrative Review, 82 FR 20315 (May 1, 2017). 2 See Letter from Selenis, ‘‘Administrative Review of the Antidumping Duty Order on Polyethylene Terephthalate Resin from Canada: Request for Review,’’ dated May 31, 2017. VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:22 Oct 19, 2017 Jkt 244001 Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), the Department will rescind an administrative review if the party that requested the review withdraws its request within 90 days of the publication date of the notice of initiation of the requested review. Selenis withdrew its review request before the 90-day deadline, and no other party requested an administrative review of the antidumping duty order. Therefore, in accordance with 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), we are rescinding this administrative review in its entirety. The Department will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to assess antidumping duties on all appropriate entries of polyethylene terephthalate resin from Canada. Antidumping duties shall be assessed at rates equal to the cash deposit of estimated antidumping duties required at the time of entry, or withdrawal from warehouse, for consumption in accordance with 19 CFR 351.212(c)(1)(i). The Department intends to issue appropriate assessment instructions to CBP 15 days after the date of publication of this notice in the Federal Register. Notification to Importers This notice also serves as a final reminder to importers for whom this review is being rescinded of their responsibility under 19 CFR 351.402(f)(2) to file a certificate regarding the reimbursement of antidumping duties prior to liquidation of the relevant entries during this review period. Failure to comply with this requirement could result in the Secretary’s presumption that reimbursement of the antidumping duties occurred and the subsequent assessment of double antidumping duties. 3 See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 82 FR 31292 (July 6, 2017) (Initiation Notice). 4 See Letter from Selenis, ‘‘Administrative Review of the Antidumping Duty Order on Polyethylene Terephthalate Resin from Canada: Withdrawal of Request for Review,’’ dated August 24, 2017. Frm 00014 Notification Regarding Administrative Protective Order This notice also serves as a reminder to parties subject to administrative protective orders (APO) of their responsibility concerning the disposition of proprietary information disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305. Timely written notification of the return/destruction of APO materials or conversion to judicial protective order is hereby requested. Failure to comply with the regulations and terms of an APO is a violation which is subject to sanction. This notice is published in accordance with section 751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Act, and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4). Dated: October 17, 2017. James Maeder, Senior Director performing the duties of Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations. [FR Doc. 2017–22806 Filed 10–19–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P Assessment PO 00000 48799 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration Notice of Scope Rulings Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. DATES: Applicable October 20, 2017. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (the Department) hereby publishes a list of scope rulings and anticircumvention determinations made between July 1, 2016, and September 30, 2016, inclusive. We intend to publish future lists after the close of the next calendar quarter. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brenda E. Waters, AD/CVD Operations, Customs Liaison Unit, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: 202–482–4735. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: Background The Department’s regulations provide that the Secretary will publish in the Federal Register a list of scope rulings on a quarterly basis.1 Our most recent notification of scope rulings was published on June 2, 2017.2 This current notice covers all scope rulings and 1 See 19 CFR 351.225(o). Notice of Scope Rulings, 82 FR 26454 (June 2, 2017). 2 See E:\FR\FM\20OCN1.SGM 20OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 202 (Friday, October 20, 2017)]
[Notices]
[Pages 48798-48799]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-22790]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


Membership of the International Trade Administration Performance 
Review Board

AGENCY: International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of Membership on the International Trade 
Administration's Performance Review Board.

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SUMMARY: The International Trade Administration (ITA), Department of 
Commerce (DOC), announces the appointment of those individuals who have 
been selected to serve as members of ITA's Performance Review Board. 
The Performance Review Board is responsible for (1) reviewing 
performance appraisals and ratings of Senior Executive Service (SES) 
members and (2) making recommendations to the appointing authority on 
other performance management issues, such as pay adjustments, bonuses 
and Presidential Rank Awards for SES. The appointment of these members 
to the Performance Review Board will be for a period of twenty-four 
(24) months.

DATES: The period of appointment for those individuals selected for 
ITA's Performance Review Board begins on October 20, 2017.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joan Nagielski, U.S. Department of 
Commerce, Office of Human Resources Management, Department of Commerce 
Human Resources Operations Center, Office of Employment and 
Compensation, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW., Room 50013, Washington, 
DC 20230, at (202) 482-6342.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 4314(c)(4), the 
International Trade Administration (ITA), Department of Commerce (DOC), 
announces the appointment of those individuals who have been selected 
to serve as members of the ITA Performance Review Board. The 
Performance Review Board is responsible for (1) reviewing performance 
appraisals and ratings of Senior Executive Service (SES) members and 
(2) making recommendations to the appointing authority on other 
Performance management issues, such as pay adjustments, bonuses and 
Presidential Rank Awards for SES. The Appointment of these members to 
the Performance Review Board will be for a period of twenty-four (24) 
months.
    Dates: The name, position title, and type of appointment of each 
member of the Performance Review Board are set forth below:

1. Tim Rosado, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer, Career SES
2. Diane Farrell, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Asia, Career SES
3. Ian Steff, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Manufacturing, Noncareer 
SES
4. Carole Showers, Executive Director for Antidumping & Policy 
Negotiation, Career SES
5. Veronica LeGrande, Director, Human Resource Services, Career SES
6. Praveen Dixit, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Trade Policy and 
Analysis, Career SES
7. Gary Taverman, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping/
Countervailing Duty Operations, Career SES
8. James Sullivan, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Services, Noncareer 
SES


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    Dated: October 17, 2017.
Joan M. Nagielski,
Human Resources Specialist, Office of Employment and Compensation, 
Department of Commerce Human Resources Operations Center, Office of 
Human Resources Management, Office of the Secretary, Department of 
Commerce.
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