Notice With Respect to List of Countries Denying Fair Market Opportunities for Government-Funded Airport Construction Projects, 15892 [2018-07592]

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Scott Pietan, International Procurement Negotiator, Scott_Pietan@ustr.eop.gov or 202–395–9646, or Arthur Tsao, Assistant General Counsel, Arthur_N_ Tsao@ustr.eop.gov or 202–395–6987. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 533 of the Airport and Airway Improvement Act of 1982, as amended by section 115 of the Airport and SUMMARY: Jkt 244001 Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Notice With Respect to List of Countries Denying Fair Market Opportunities for Government-Funded Airport Construction Projects sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Petition for Exemption; Summary of Petition Received; FlightScan Corporation BILLING CODE 4915–01–P 19:20 Apr 11, 2018 Jamieson Greer, Chief of Staff, Office of the United States Trade Representative. [FR Doc. 2018–07592 Filed 4–11–18; 8:45 am] Authority: 49 U.S.C. 1321, 49 U.S.C. 11101; 49 U.S.C. 11121. VerDate Sep<11>2014 Airway Safety and Capacity Expansion Act of 1987, Public Law 100–223 (codified at 49 U.S.C. 50104), requires the United States Trade Representative to decide whether any foreign country has denied fair market opportunities to U.S. products, suppliers, or bidders in connection with airport construction projects of $500,000 or more that are funded in whole or in part by the government of such country. The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative has not received any complaints or other information that indicates that U.S. products, suppliers, or bidders are being denied fair market opportunities in such airport construction projects. As a consequence, the United States Trade Representative has decided not to list any countries as denying fair market opportunities for U.S. products, suppliers, or bidders in foreign government-funded airport construction projects. This notice contains a summary of a petition seeking relief from specified requirements of Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations. The purpose of this notice is to improve the public’s awareness of, and participation in, the FAA’s exemption process. Neither publication of this notice nor the inclusion or omission of information in the summary is intended to affect the legal status of the petition or its final disposition. SUMMARY: Comments on this petition must identify the petition docket number and must be received on or before May 2, 2018. DATES: Send comments identified by docket number FAA–2017–1065 using any of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: Go to http://www.regulations.gov and follow the online instructions for sending your comments electronically. 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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 71 (Thursday, April 12, 2018)]
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[FR Doc No: 2018-07592]


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OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES TRADE REPRESENTATIVE


Notice With Respect to List of Countries Denying Fair Market 
Opportunities for Government-Funded Airport Construction Projects

AGENCY: Office of the United States Trade Representative.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces that the United States Trade 
Representative has determined not to list any countries as denying fair 
market opportunities for U.S. products, suppliers, or bidders in 
foreign government-funded airport construction projects.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Scott Pietan, International 
Procurement Negotiator, [email protected] or 202-395-9646, or 
Arthur Tsao, Assistant General Counsel, [email protected] or 
202-395-6987.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 533 of the Airport and Airway 
Improvement Act of 1982, as amended by section 115 of the Airport and 
Airway Safety and Capacity Expansion Act of 1987, Public Law 100-223 
(codified at 49 U.S.C. 50104), requires the United States Trade 
Representative to decide whether any foreign country has denied fair 
market opportunities to U.S. products, suppliers, or bidders in 
connection with airport construction projects of $500,000 or more that 
are funded in whole or in part by the government of such country. The 
Office of the U.S. Trade Representative has not received any complaints 
or other information that indicates that U.S. products, suppliers, or 
bidders are being denied fair market opportunities in such airport 
construction projects. As a consequence, the United States Trade 
Representative has decided not to list any countries as denying fair 
market opportunities for U.S. products, suppliers, or bidders in 
foreign government-funded airport construction projects.

Jamieson Greer,
Chief of Staff, Office of the United States Trade Representative.
[FR Doc. 2018-07592 Filed 4-11-18; 8:45 am]
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