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16834 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No.

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Section 246(a)(3)(A)(ii) of the Trade Act DEPARTMENT OF LABOR the Federal Register on June 20, 2005
must be met. (70 FR 35455).
In the following cases, it has been Employment and Training
By letter dated May 7, 2005, the
determined that the requirements of Administration
Plaintiffs applied to the USCIT for
Section 246(a)3)ii) have not been met for judicial review. On February 7, 2006,
the reasons specified. [TA–W–56,674]
the USCIT granted the Department’s
Since the workers are denied CTS Corporation, CTS request for voluntary remand and
eligibility to apply for TAA, the workers Communications Components, Inc., directed the Department to conduct
cannot be certified eligible for ATAA. Including On-Site Leased Workers of further investigation regarding the
TA–W–58,855; Crown, Cork, and Seal Excel and Spherion; Albuquerque, New workers’ eligibility to apply for TAA
USA, Inc, Crown Holdings, Inc., Mexico; Notice of Revised and ATAA.
Abilene, TX. Determination on Remand During the remand investigation, the
TA–W–58,716; IBM Corp., Workers at
In an Order issued on February 7, Department contacted the subject
Dana Corp., Danville, KY.
2006, the United States Court of company to ascertain what products
TA–W–58,770; Thomasville Furniture
International Trade (USCIT) granted the were produced at the subject facility
Ind., Plant #5, Conover, NC.
motion filed by the Department of Labor during the relevant period and whether
TA–W–58,820; Flexible Flyer
(Department) for voluntary remand in the subject company or its customers
Acquisition Wheel Goods Corp.,
Former Employees of CTS had imported those articles during the
West Point, MS.
Communication Components, Inc. v. relevant period.
TA–W–58,839; Dan River, Inc., Calhoun United States Secretary of Labor, Court
Falls, SC. A careful review of the newly-
No. 05–00372. obtained information has revealed that
TA–W–58,857; Core Source, Brooklyn On April 15, 2005, the Department
Park, MN. the subject company had produced
issued a negative determination
TA–W–58,903; Bunker Hill Commercial ceramic filters and ceramic sensors
regarding workers eligibility to apply for
Warehouse, Paterson, NJ. during 2003, 2004, and 2005 and that
Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) and
TA–W–58,904; Block Corporation, the workers were not separately
Alternative Trade Adjustment
Amory, MS. Assistance (ATAA) for workers and identifiable by product line. The new
TA–W–58,904A; Block Corp., Block former workers of CTS Corporation, CTS information also revealed that some
Sportswear Division, Amory, MS. Communications Components, Inc., production of ceramic sensors shifted to
TA–W–58,904B; Block Corp., American Including On-Site Leased Workers of China and that finished ceramic sensors
Trouser Division, Columbus, MS. Excel and Spherion, Albuquerque, New manufactured in China were shipped to
TA–W–58,772; PGP Corporation, Voss Mexico, (CTS). Workers produce customers in the United States.
Lantz Division, Detroit, MI. ceramic blocks/filters and sensors and Additional investigation has
are not separately identifiable by determined that the workers possess
The Department as determined that
product line. The Department’s Notice skills that are not easily transferable. A
criterion (1) of Section 246 has not been
of determination was published in the significant number or proportion of the
met. Workers at the firm are 50 years of
Federal Register on May 16, 2005 (70 worker group are age fifty years or over.
age or older.
FR 25859). Competitive conditions within the
None
The determination was based on the industry are adverse.
The Department as determined that findings that the subject company
criterion (2) of Section 246 has not been neither imported ceramic blocks/filters Conclusion
met. Workers at the firm possess skills or sensors in 2003, 2004, or during the
that are easily transferable. After careful review of the facts
period of January through February
TA–W–58,763; Spartech Polycom, 2005, nor shifted production of ceramic generated through the remand
Donora Plant #2, Washington, PA blocks/filters or sensors abroad during investigation, I determine that increased
the relevant period, and that the subject imports of ceramic sensors like or
The Department as determined that directly competitive with those
criterion (3) of Section 246 has not been company’s major declining customers
did not increase imports of ceramic produced by the subject firm
met. Competition conditions within the
blocks/filters or sensors during the contributed importantly to the total or
workers’ industry are not adverse.
relevant period. partial separation of a significant
None
On June 7, 2005, the Department number of workers at the subject
I hereby certify that the facility. In accordance with the
aforementioned determinations were dismissed a request for administrative
reconsideration based upon a lack of provisions of the Act, I make the
issued during the month of March 2006.
substantial new information. In the following certification:
Copies of These determinations are
available for inspection in Room C– request for reconsideration, the ‘‘All workers of CTS Corporation, CTS
5311, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 petitioner alleged that production Communications Components, Inc.,
Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, shifted to China and that the customer Including On-Site Leased Workers of Excel
DC 20210 during normal business hours are unknowingly importing ceramic and Spherion, Albuquerque, New Mexico,
or will be mailed to persons who write blocks/filters and/or sensors from who became totally or partially separated
to the above address. China. The dismissal stated that while from employment on or after February 28,
production did shift to China, as 2004, through two years from the issuance of
Dated: March 23, 2006. alleged, neither the subject company nor
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this revised determination, are eligible to


Richard Church, its customers had increased imports of apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance under
Acting Director, Division of Trade Adjustment ceramic blocks/filters or sensors. The Section 223 of the Trade Act of 1974, and are
Assistance. Department’s Notice of Dismissal of also eligible to apply for alternative trade
[FR Doc. E6–4858 Filed 4–3–06; 8:45 am] Application for Reconsideration was adjustment assistance under Section 246 of
BILLING CODE 4510–30–P issued on June 8, 2005 and published in the Trade Act of 1974.’’

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Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 64 / Tuesday, April 4, 2006 / Notices 16835

Signed at Washington, DC, this 22nd day trade adjustment assistance under Section All workers of Falcon Products, Inc.,
of March 2006. 246 of the Trade Act of 1974. currently known as Commercial Furniture
Elliott S. Kushner, Group, Inc., Shelby Williams Industries,
Signed in Washington, DC, this 23rd day
Wood Frame Upholstered Furniture Division,
Certifying Officer, Division of Trade of March 2006.
Morristown, Tennessee, who became totally
Adjustment Assistance. Elliott S. Kushner, or partially separated from employment on or
[FR Doc. E6–4847 Filed 4–3–06; 8:45 am] Certifying Officer, Division of Trade after August 8, 2004, through September 26,
BILLING CODE 4510–30–P Adjustment Assistance. 2007, are eligible to apply for adjustment
[FR Doc. E6–4855 Filed 4–3–06; 8:45 am] assistance under Section 223 of the Trade Act
of 1974, and are also eligible to apply for
BILLING CODE 4510–30–P
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR alternative trade adjustment assistance under
Section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974.
Employment and Training DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Signed at Washington, DC, this 21st day of
Administration March 2006.
Employment and Training Linda G. Poole,
[TA–W–58,288; TA–W–58,288A] Administration Certifying Officer, Division of Trade
Adjustment Assistance.
Eastalco Aluminum Company, a [TA–W–57,691A] [FR Doc. E6–4850 Filed 4–3–06; 8:45 am]
Subsidiary of Alcoa; Frederick,
BILLING CODE 4510–30–P
Maryland; Eastalco Aluminum Falcon Products, Inc., Currently
Company, a Subsidiary of Alcoa, Pier Known as Commercial Furniture
Facility; Baltimore, Maryland; Notice of Group, Inc.; Shelby Williams DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
Revised Determination of Alternative Industries, Wood Frame Upholstered
Trade Adjustment Assistance on Furniture Division, Morristown, TN; Employment and Training
Reconsideration Amended Certification Regarding Administration
By letter dated March 20, 2006, Eligibility To Apply for Worker
[TA–W–57,691]
representatives of the United Workers, Adjustment Assistance and Alternative
Local 7886, and the company officials Trade Adjustment Assistance Falcon Products, Inc., Currently
requested administrative In accordance with section 223 of the Known as Commercial Furniture
reconsideration regarding Alternative Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2273), and Group, Inc.; Shelby Williams
Trade Adjustment Assistance (ATAA). section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974 (26 Industries, Metal Chair Division,
The certification for Trade Adjustment U.S.C. 2813), as amended, the Including On-Site Leased Workers of
Assistance (TAA) was signed on Department of Labor issued a Staff Mark, Morristown, Tennessee;
February 2, 2006. The Notice of Certification of Eligibility to Apply for Amended Certification Regarding
determination was published in the Worker Adjustment Assistance and Eligibility To Apply for Worker
Federal Register on February 22, 2006 Alternative Trade Adjustment Adjustment Assistance and Alternative
(71 FR 9160). Assistance on September 26, 2005, Trade Adjustment Assistance
The initial investigation determined applicable to workers of Falcon In accordance with section 223 of the
that subject worker group possess skills Products, Inc., Shelby Williams Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2273), and
that are easily transferable. Industries, Wood Frame Upholstered section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974 (26
New information provided by the Furniture Division, Morristown, U.S.C. 2813), as amended, the
company officials show that the workers Tennessee. The notice was published in Department of Labor issued a
possess skills that are not easily the Federal Register on October 31, Certification of Eligibility to Apply for
transferable. 2005 (70 FR 62347). Worker Adjustment Assistance and
At least five percent of the workforce At the request of the company, the Alternative Trade Adjustment
at the subject from is at least fifty years Department reviewed the certification Assistance on September 26, 2005,
of age. Competitive conditions within for workers of the subject firm. The applicable to workers of Falcon
the industry are adverse. workers are engaged in the production Products, Inc., Shelby Williams
Conclusion of wood frame upholstered furniture. Industries, Metal Chair Division,
The subject firm originally named including on-site leased workers of Staff
After careful review of the additional Falcon Products, Inc. was renamed Mark, Morristown, Tennessee. The
facts obtained on reconsideration, I Commercial Furniture Group, Inc. in notice was published in the Federal
conclude that the requirements of November 2005. The company reports Register on October 31, 2005 (70 FR
Section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974, as that some workers wages at the subject 62346).
amended, have been met for workers at firm are being reported under the At the request of the company, the
the subject firm. Unemployment Insurance (UI) tax Department reviewed the certification
In accordance with the provisions of account for Commercial Furniture for workers of the subject firm. The
the Act, I make the following Group, Inc., Morristown, Tennessee. workers are engaged in the production
certification: Accordingly, the Department is of metal chairs. The subject firm was
All workers of Eastalco Aluminum amending the certification to properly renamed Commercial Furniture Group,
Company, A Subsidiary of Alcoa, Frederick, reflect this matter. Inc. in November 2005. The company
Maryland (TA–W–58,288) and Eastalco The intent of the Department’s reports that some workers wages at the
Aluminum Company, A Subsidiary of Alcoa, certification is to include all workers of subject firm are being reported under
Pier Facility, Baltimore, Maryland (TA–W– Falcon Products, Inc., Shelby Williams, the Unemployment Insurance (UI) tax
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58,288A) who became totally or partially


separated from employment on or after
Wood Frame Upholstered Furniture account for Commercial Furniture
November 7, 2004 through February 2, 2008, Division who were adversely affected by Group, Inc., Morristown, Tennessee.
are eligible to apply for adjustment assistance increased imports. Accordingly, the Department is
under Section 223 of the Trade Act of 1974, The amended notice applicable to TA- amending the certification to properly
and are also eligible to apply for alternative W–57,691A is hereby issued as follows: reflect this matter.

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