Post-Initial Determinations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance, 10130-10131 [2019-05057]

Download as PDF 10130 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 53 / Tuesday, March 19, 2019 / Notices 62 TAA PETITIONS INSTITUTED BETWEEN 12/1/18 AND 12/31/18—Continued TA–W Subject firm (petitioners) Location 94432 .............. Radisson Hotel Group—Customer Care, Reservation, and Data Entry (State/One-Stop). Tangoe, Inc. (Company) ............................................................... Omaha, NE ..................... 12/31/18 12/28/18 Parsippany, NJ ............... 12/31/18 12/28/18 94433 .............. [FR Doc. 2019–05055 Filed 3–18–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Post-Initial Determinations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance In accordance with Sections 223 and 284 (19 U.S.C. 2273 and 2395) of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2271, et seq.) (‘‘Act’’), as amended, the Department of Labor herein presents Notice of Affirmative Determinations Regarding Application for Reconsideration, summaries of Negative Determinations Regarding Applications for Reconsideration, summaries of Revised Certifications of Eligibility, summaries of Revised Determinations (after Affirmative Determination Regarding Application for Reconsideration), summaries of Negative Determinations (after Affirmative Determination Regarding Application for Reconsideration), summaries of Revised Determinations (on remand from the Court of International Trade), and summaries of Negative Determinations (on remand from the Court of International Trade) regarding eligibility to apply for trade adjustment assistance under Chapter 2 of the Act (‘‘TAA’’) for workers by (TA– W) number issued during the period of December 1st 2018 through December 31st 2018 Post-initial determinations are issued after a petition has been certified or denied. A post-initial determination may revise a certification, or modify or affirm a negative determination. Summary of Statutory Requirement (This Notice primarily follows the language of the Trade Act. In some places however, changes such as the inclusion of subheadings, a reorganization of language, or ‘‘and,’’ ‘‘or,’’ or other words are added for clarification.) Section 222(a)—Workers of a Primary Firm In order for an affirmative determination to be made for workers of VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:54 Mar 18, 2019 Jkt 247001 a primary firm and a certification issued regarding eligibility to apply for TAA, the group eligibility requirements under Section 222(a) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 2272(a)) must be met, as follows: (1) The first criterion (set forth in Section 222(a)(1) of the Act, 19 U.S.C. 2272(a)(1)) is that a significant number or proportion of the workers in such workers’ firm (or ‘‘such firm’’) have become totally or partially separated, or are threatened to become totally or partially separated; AND (2(A) or 2(B) below) (2) The second criterion (set forth in Section 222(a)(2) of the Act, 19 U.S.C. 2272(a)(2)) may be satisfied by either (A) the Increased Imports Path, or (B) the Shift in Production or Services to a Foreign Country Path/Acquisition of Articles or Services from a Foreign Country Path, as follows: (A) Increased Imports Path: (i) The sales or production, or both, of such firm, have decreased absolutely; AND (ii and iii below) (ii) (I) imports of articles or services like or directly competitive with articles produced or services supplied by such firm have increased; OR (II)(aa) imports of articles like or directly competitive with articles into which one or more component parts produced by such firm are directly incorporated, have increased; OR (II)(bb) imports of articles like or directly competitive with articles which are produced directly using the services supplied by such firm, have increased; OR (III) imports of articles directly incorporating one or more component parts produced outside the United States that are like or directly competitive with imports of articles incorporating one or more component parts produced by such firm have increased; AND (iii) the increase in imports described in clause (ii) contributed importantly to such workers’ separation or threat of separation and to the decline in the sales or production of such firm; OR (B) Shift in Production or Services to a Foreign Country Path OR Acquisition of Articles or Services from a Foreign Country Path: (i)(I) There has been a shift by such workers’ firm to a foreign country in the PO 00000 Frm 00111 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Date of institution Date of petition production of articles or the supply of services like or directly competitive with articles which are produced or services which are supplied by such firm; OR (II) such workers’ firm has acquired from a foreign country articles or services that are like or directly competitive with articles which are produced or services which are supplied by such firm; AND (ii) the shift described in clause (i)(I) or the acquisition of articles or services described in clause (i)(II) contributed importantly to such workers’ separation or threat of separation. Section 222(b)—Adversely Affected Secondary Workers In order for an affirmative determination to be made for adversely affected secondary workers of a firm and a certification issued regarding eligibility to apply for TAA, the group eligibility requirements of Section 222(b) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 2272(b)) must be met, as follows: (1) A significant number or proportion of the workers in the workers’ firm or an appropriate subdivision of the firm have become totally or partially separated, or are threatened to become totally or partially separated; AND (2) the workers’ firm is a supplier or downstream producer to a firm that employed a group of workers who received a certification of eligibility under Section 222(a) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 2272(a)), and such supply or production is related to the article or service that was the basis for such certification (as defined in subsection 222(c)(3) and (4) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 2272(c)(3) and (4)); AND (3) either— (A) the workers’ firm is a supplier and the component parts it supplied to the firm described in paragraph (2) accounted for at least 20 percent of the production or sales of the workers’ firm; OR (B) a loss of business by the workers’ firm with the firm described in paragraph (2) contributed importantly to the workers’ separation or threat of separation determined under paragraph (1). E:\FR\FM\19MRN1.SGM 19MRN1 10131 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 53 / Tuesday, March 19, 2019 / Notices Section 222(e)—Firms Identified by the International Trade Commission In order for an affirmative determination to be made for adversely affected workers in firms identified by the International Trade Commission and a certification issued regarding eligibility to apply for TAA, the group eligibility requirements of Section 222(e) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 2272(e)) must be met, by following criteria (1), (2), and (3) as follows: (1) The workers’ firm is publicly identified by name by the International Trade Commission as a member of a domestic industry in an investigation resulting in— (A) an affirmative determination of serious injury or threat thereof under section 202(b)(1) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 2252(b)(1)); OR (B) an affirmative determination of market disruption or threat thereof under section 421(b)(1)of the Act (19 U.S.C. 2436(b)(1)); OR (C) an affirmative final determination of material injury or threat thereof under section 705(b)(1)(A) or 735(b)(1)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671d(b)(1)(A) and 1673d(b)(1)(A)); AND (2) the petition is filed during the 1year period beginning on the date on which— (A) a summary of the report submitted to the President by the International Trade Commission under section 202(f)(1) of the Trade Act (19 U.S.C. 2252(f)(1)) with respect to the affirmative determination described in paragraph (1)(A) is published in the Federal Register under section 202(f)(3) (19 U.S.C. 2252(f)(3)); OR (B) notice of an affirmative determination described in subparagraph (B) or (C) of paragraph (1) TA–W No. Subject firm Location 94,082 ... 94,082A 92,846 ... 92,846A 92,846B 93,099 ... 93,582 ... 93,917 ... 93,917A Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC) ..................... Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC) ..................... Ericsson, Inc ................................................................... Ericsson, Inc ................................................................... Ericsson, Inc ................................................................... GE MDS, LLC ................................................................ Ericsson, Inc ................................................................... General Electric Company ............................................. Association of Corporate Counsel America Chicago Chapter, Capgemini, etc. Chicago, IL ................ Oklahoma City, OK ... Plano, TX .................. Richardson, TX ......... Irving, TX ................... Rochester, NY ........... Plano, TX .................. Erie, PA ..................... Erie, PA ..................... Revised Determinations (On Remand From the Court of International Trade) The following revised determinations on remand, certifying eligibility to apply for TAA, have been issued. The date is published in the Federal Register; AND (3) the workers have become totally or partially separated from the workers’ firm within— (A) the 1-year period described in paragraph (2); OR (B) notwithstanding section 223(b) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 2273(b)), the 1-year period preceding the 1-year period described in paragraph (2). Revised Certifications of Eligibility The following revised certifications of eligibility to apply for TAA have been issued. The date following the company name and location of each determination references the impact date for all workers of such determination, and the reason(s) for the determination. The following revisions have been issued. Impact date 8/22/2017 8/22/2017 4/26/2016 4/26/2016 4/26/2016 8/29/2016 2/27/2017 6/24/2018 6/22/2017 following the company name and location of each determination references the impact date for all workers of such determination and the reason(s) for the determination. Reason(s) Worker Group Clarification. Worker Group Clarification. Worker Group Clarification. Worker Group Clarification. Worker Group Clarification. Worker Group Clarification. Worker Group Clarification. Technical Error. Technical Error. The following revised determinations on remand, certifying eligibility to apply for TAA, have been issued. The requirements of Section 222(a)(2)(A) (Increased Imports Path) of the Trade Act have been met. TA–W No. Subject firm Location 92,518 Fifth Third Bank .................................................................. Coral Gables, FL ................................................................ Signed at Washington, DC, this 8th day of January 2019. Hope D. 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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 53 (Tuesday, March 19, 2019)]
[Notices]
[Pages 10130-10131]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration


Post-Initial Determinations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for 
Trade Adjustment Assistance

    In accordance with Sections 223 and 284 (19 U.S.C. 2273 and 2395) 
of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2271, et seq.) (``Act''), as 
amended, the Department of Labor herein presents Notice of Affirmative 
Determinations Regarding Application for Reconsideration, summaries of 
Negative Determinations Regarding Applications for Reconsideration, 
summaries of Revised Certifications of Eligibility, summaries of 
Revised Determinations (after Affirmative Determination Regarding 
Application for Reconsideration), summaries of Negative Determinations 
(after Affirmative Determination Regarding Application for 
Reconsideration), summaries of Revised Determinations (on remand from 
the Court of International Trade), and summaries of Negative 
Determinations (on remand from the Court of International Trade) 
regarding eligibility to apply for trade adjustment assistance under 
Chapter 2 of the Act (``TAA'') for workers by (TA-W) number issued 
during the period of December 1st 2018 through December 31st 2018 Post-
initial determinations are issued after a petition has been certified 
or denied. A post-initial determination may revise a certification, or 
modify or affirm a negative determination.

Summary of Statutory Requirement

    (This Notice primarily follows the language of the Trade Act. In 
some places however, changes such as the inclusion of subheadings, a 
reorganization of language, or ``and,'' ``or,'' or other words are 
added for clarification.)

Section 222(a)--Workers of a Primary Firm

    In order for an affirmative determination to be made for workers of 
a primary firm and a certification issued regarding eligibility to 
apply for TAA, the group eligibility requirements under Section 222(a) 
of the Act (19 U.S.C. 2272(a)) must be met, as follows:
    (1) The first criterion (set forth in Section 222(a)(1) of the Act, 
19 U.S.C. 2272(a)(1)) is that a significant number or proportion of the 
workers in such workers' firm (or ``such firm'') have become totally or 
partially separated, or are threatened to become totally or partially 
separated; AND (2(A) or 2(B) below)
    (2) The second criterion (set forth in Section 222(a)(2) of the 
Act, 19 U.S.C. 2272(a)(2)) may be satisfied by either (A) the Increased 
Imports Path, or (B) the Shift in Production or Services to a Foreign 
Country Path/Acquisition of Articles or Services from a Foreign Country 
Path, as follows:
    (A) Increased Imports Path:
    (i) The sales or production, or both, of such firm, have decreased 
absolutely; AND (ii and iii below)
    (ii) (I) imports of articles or services like or directly 
competitive with articles produced or services supplied by such firm 
have increased; OR
    (II)(aa) imports of articles like or directly competitive with 
articles into which one or more component parts produced by such firm 
are directly incorporated, have increased; OR
    (II)(bb) imports of articles like or directly competitive with 
articles which are produced directly using the services supplied by 
such firm, have increased; OR
    (III) imports of articles directly incorporating one or more 
component parts produced outside the United States that are like or 
directly competitive with imports of articles incorporating one or more 
component parts produced by such firm have increased; AND
    (iii) the increase in imports described in clause (ii) contributed 
importantly to such workers' separation or threat of separation and to 
the decline in the sales or production of such firm; OR
    (B) Shift in Production or Services to a Foreign Country Path OR 
Acquisition of Articles or Services from a Foreign Country Path:
    (i)(I) There has been a shift by such workers' firm to a foreign 
country in the production of articles or the supply of services like or 
directly competitive with articles which are produced or services which 
are supplied by such firm; OR
    (II) such workers' firm has acquired from a foreign country 
articles or services that are like or directly competitive with 
articles which are produced or services which are supplied by such 
firm; AND
    (ii) the shift described in clause (i)(I) or the acquisition of 
articles or services described in clause (i)(II) contributed 
importantly to such workers' separation or threat of separation.

Section 222(b)--Adversely Affected Secondary Workers

    In order for an affirmative determination to be made for adversely 
affected secondary workers of a firm and a certification issued 
regarding eligibility to apply for TAA, the group eligibility 
requirements of Section 222(b) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 2272(b)) must be 
met, as follows:
    (1) A significant number or proportion of the workers in the 
workers' firm or an appropriate subdivision of the firm have become 
totally or partially separated, or are threatened to become totally or 
partially separated; AND
    (2) the workers' firm is a supplier or downstream producer to a 
firm that employed a group of workers who received a certification of 
eligibility under Section 222(a) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 2272(a)), and 
such supply or production is related to the article or service that was 
the basis for such certification (as defined in subsection 222(c)(3) 
and (4) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 2272(c)(3) and (4)); AND
    (3) either--
    (A) the workers' firm is a supplier and the component parts it 
supplied to the firm described in paragraph (2) accounted for at least 
20 percent of the production or sales of the workers' firm; OR
    (B) a loss of business by the workers' firm with the firm described 
in paragraph (2) contributed importantly to the workers' separation or 
threat of separation determined under paragraph (1).

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Section 222(e)--Firms Identified by the International Trade Commission

    In order for an affirmative determination to be made for adversely 
affected workers in firms identified by the International Trade 
Commission and a certification issued regarding eligibility to apply 
for TAA, the group eligibility requirements of Section 222(e) of the 
Act (19 U.S.C. 2272(e)) must be met, by following criteria (1), (2), 
and (3) as follows:
    (1) The workers' firm is publicly identified by name by the 
International Trade Commission as a member of a domestic industry in an 
investigation resulting in--
    (A) an affirmative determination of serious injury or threat 
thereof under section 202(b)(1) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 2252(b)(1)); OR
    (B) an affirmative determination of market disruption or threat 
thereof under section 421(b)(1)of the Act (19 U.S.C. 2436(b)(1)); OR
    (C) an affirmative final determination of material injury or threat 
thereof under section 705(b)(1)(A) or 735(b)(1)(A) of the Tariff Act of 
1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671d(b)(1)(A) and 1673d(b)(1)(A)); AND
    (2) the petition is filed during the 1-year period beginning on the 
date on which--
    (A) a summary of the report submitted to the President by the 
International Trade Commission under section 202(f)(1) of the Trade Act 
(19 U.S.C. 2252(f)(1)) with respect to the affirmative determination 
described in paragraph (1)(A) is published in the Federal Register 
under section 202(f)(3) (19 U.S.C. 2252(f)(3)); OR
    (B) notice of an affirmative determination described in 
subparagraph (B) or (C) of paragraph (1) is published in the Federal 
Register; AND
    (3) the workers have become totally or partially separated from the 
workers' firm within--
    (A) the 1-year period described in paragraph (2); OR
    (B) notwithstanding section 223(b) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 2273(b)), 
the 1-year period preceding the 1-year period described in paragraph 
(2).

Revised Certifications of Eligibility

    The following revised certifications of eligibility to apply for 
TAA have been issued. The date following the company name and location 
of each determination references the impact date for all workers of 
such determination, and the reason(s) for the determination.
    The following revisions have been issued.

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             TA-W No.                         Subject firm                   Location         Impact date                     Reason(s)
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94,082...........................  Health Care Service Corporation     Chicago, IL........       8/22/2017  Worker Group Clarification.
                                    (HCSC).
94,082A..........................  Health Care Service Corporation     Oklahoma City, OK..       8/22/2017  Worker Group Clarification.
                                    (HCSC).
92,846...........................  Ericsson, Inc.....................  Plano, TX..........       4/26/2016  Worker Group Clarification.
92,846A..........................  Ericsson, Inc.....................  Richardson, TX.....       4/26/2016  Worker Group Clarification.
92,846B..........................  Ericsson, Inc.....................  Irving, TX.........       4/26/2016  Worker Group Clarification.
93,099...........................  GE MDS, LLC.......................  Rochester, NY......       8/29/2016  Worker Group Clarification.
93,582...........................  Ericsson, Inc.....................  Plano, TX..........       2/27/2017  Worker Group Clarification.
93,917...........................  General Electric Company..........  Erie, PA...........       6/24/2018  Technical Error.
93,917A..........................  Association of Corporate Counsel    Erie, PA...........       6/22/2017  Technical Error.
                                    America Chicago Chapter,
                                    Capgemini, etc.
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Revised Determinations (On Remand From the Court of International 
Trade)

    The following revised determinations on remand, certifying 
eligibility to apply for TAA, have been issued. The date following the 
company name and location of each determination references the impact 
date for all workers of such determination and the reason(s) for the 
determination.
    The following revised determinations on remand, certifying 
eligibility to apply for TAA, have been issued. The requirements of 
Section 222(a)(2)(A) (Increased Imports Path) of the Trade Act have 
been met.

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    TA-W No.                   Subject firm                              Location                   Impact date
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92,518..........  Fifth Third Bank......................  Coral Gables, FL......................      12/21/2015
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    Signed at Washington, DC, this 8th day of January 2019.
Hope D. Kinglock,
Certifying Officer, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance.
[FR Doc. 2019-05057 Filed 3-18-19; 8:45 am]
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