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Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility to Apply for NAFTA Transitional Adjustment Assistance

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Petitions for transitional adjustment assistance under the North American Free Trade Agreement-Transitional Adjustment Assistance Implementation Act (Pub. L. 103-182), hereinafter called (NAFTA-TAA), have been filed with State governors under section 250(b)(1) of subchapter D, Chapter 2, title II, of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended, are identified in the Appendix to this notice. Upon notice from a Governor that a NAFTA-TAA petition has been received, the Director of the Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance (DTAA), Employment and Training Administration (ETA), Department of Labor (DOL), announces the filing of the petition and takes action pursuant to paragraphs (c) and (e) of section 250 of the Trade Act.

The purpose of the Governor's actions and the Labor Department's investigations are to determine whether the workers separated from employment on or after December 8, 1993 (date of enactment of Pub. L. 103-182) are eligible to apply for NAFTA-TAA under Subchapter D of the Trade Act because of increased imports from or the shift in production to Mexico or Canada.

The petitioners or any other persons showing a substantial interest in the subject matter of the investigations may request a public hearing with the Director of DTAA at the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) in Washington, DC provided such request if filed in writing with the Director of DTAA not later than January 8, 2001.

Also, interested persons are invited to submit written comments regarding the subject matter of the petitions to the Director of DTAA at the address shown below not later than January 8, 2001.

Petitions filed with the Governors are available for inspection at the Office of the Director, DTAA, ETA, DOL, Room C-5311, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20210.

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Signed at Washington, DC this 19th day of December, 2000.

Edward A. Tomchick,

Director, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance.

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Subject firmLocationDate received at Governor's officePetition No.Articles produced
Stanley Door Systems, Stanley Works (Co.)San Dimas, CA10/16/2000NAFTA-4,215hardware components for doors
Ashby Industries (Co.)Martinsville, VA10/30/2000NAFTA-4,216textile machinery bleach range
Leapwood Apparel (Co.)Adamsville, TN10/16/2000NAFTA-4,217men's & women's knit shirt's
Designer Hearths (Wkrs)Missoula, MT10/06/2000NAFTA-4,218fireplace hearths
Colortex International (Wkrs)Salisbury, NC10/11/2000NAFTA-4,219dyed & finished woven cloth
Stimson Lumber (LPIW)Bonner, MT10/06/2000NAFTA-4,220plywood & vereer products
Key Circuit (Wkrs)Fountain Valley, CA10/10/2000NAFTA-4,221printed circuit boards
Norton Company (PACE)Watervliet, NY10/10/2000NAFTA-4,222Sandpaper
Amscan (Wkrs)Brooklyn, NY10/11/2000NAFTA-4,223wedding accessories
Northside Manufacturing (Co.)Philipsburg, PA10/11/2000NAFTA-4,224men's suits
Streamline Fashions (Co.)Philipsburg, PA10/11/2000NAFTA-4,224men's suits
Advance Transformer (Wkrs)Monroe, WI09/25/2000NAFTA-4,225eletromagnetic lighting ballasts
Airtherm Products (USWA)Forrest City, AR10/11/2000NAFTA-4,226heating, ventilating & A/C systems
Harriet and Henderson Yarns (Co.)Summerville, GA10/16/2000NAFTA-4,227cotton yarn
Contour Medical Technology (Wkrs)LaVergne, TN10/13/2000NAFTA-4,228disposable medical electrodes
Maxxim Medical (Wkrs)Clearwater, FL10/04/2000NAFTA-4,229medical dental gloves
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General Electric (IBEW)Bloomington, IN10/16/2000NAFTA-4,230side by side refrigerators
Talon (Co.)Lake City, SC10/19/2000NAFTA-4,231parts for zippers
Talon (Co.)Stanley, NC10/19/2000NAFTA-4,231parts for zippers
California Direct Service (Wkrs)San Diego, CA09/19/2000NAFTA-4,232mails direct mail
Wundies Santtony Wear (Wkrs)Rockingham, NC10/20/2000NAFTA-4,233ladies undergarments
Parana Supplies (Co.)El Paso, TX10/19/2000NAFTA-4,234dot matrix ribbon cartridges for printer
Precision Interconnect (Wkrs)Waupin, WI10/17/2000NAFTA-4,235interface cables
John Crane, Inc. (Co.)Morton Grove, IL10/19/2000NAFTA-4,236water pump seals
Middleby Marshall (Wkrs)Fuquay Varina, NC10/18/2000NAFTA-4,237fryers, stovers and steamers
Dekko Automotive Technologies (Co.)Mt. Ayr, IA10/13/2000NAFTA-4,238wiring harness assemblies
DR Rent (Co.)Klamath Falls,OR10/18/2000NAFTA-4,239hauling freight & logs
Schlage Lock—Ingersoll Rand (Co.)San Jose, CA10/17/2000NAFTA-4,240door cylinders & hardware
Tower Automotive (Wkrs)Kalamazo, MI10/17/2000NAFTA-4,241automotive parts
Hi Line Storage Systems (Wkrs)Perkasic, PA10/17/2000NAFTA-4,242storage rack
Pronav Ship Management (Wkrs)Greenwich, CT09/19/2000NAFTA-4,243crew members for vessel sailing
Robert Helmick (Co.)Kingston, ID09/29/2000NAFTA-4,244build logging roads
Still Man Heating Products (Co.)Cookeville, TN10/23/2000NAFTA-4,245heating elements
National Mills (Wkrs)Pittsburg, KS10/19/2000NAFTA-4,246T-shirts
Pine State Knitwear (Wkrs)Statesville, NC12/23/2000NAFTA-4,247sweaters
Union Pacific Resources (Co.)Fort Worth, TX10/23/2000NAFTA-4,248crude oil and natural gas
Union Pacific Resources (Co.)Operating in the State of, CO10/23/2000NAFTA-4,248crude oil and natural gas
Union Pacific Resources (Co.)Operating in the State of, WY10/23/2000NAFTA-4,248crude oil and natural gas
Union Pacific Resources (Co.)Operating in the State of, OK10/23/2000NAFTA-4,248crude oil and natural gas
Union Pacific Resources (Co.)Operating in the State of, KS10/23/2000NAFTA-4,248crude oil and natural gas
Union Pacific Resources (Co.)Operating in the State of, LA10/23/2000NAFTA-4,248crude oil and natural gas
Union Pacific Resources (Co.)Operating in the State of, UT10/23/2000NAFTA-4,248crude oil and natural gas
Union Pacific Resources (Co.)Operating in the State of, TX10/23/2000NAFTA-4,248crude oil and natural gas
Autoliv ASP (Co.)Ogden, UT10/24/2000NAFTA-4,249filter & leadwire assemblies
Poland Springs Bottling (UFCW)Poland Springs, ME10/18/2000NAFTA-4,250bottle water
Authentic Fitness (Wkrs)Bell, CA9/16/2000NAFTA-4,251swimwear
Tri County Blue Print (Wkrs)Ventura, CA10/30/2000NAFTA-4,252reprographic/microfilm services
Homestake Mining (USWA)Lead, SD10/23/2000NAFTA-4,253gold
Jakel (Wkrs)East Prairie, MO10/25/2000NAFTA-4,254electrical motors
Exide Technologies (Wkrs)Farmes Branch, TX10/25/2000NAFTA-4,255automotives lead acid batteries
Fairfield Manufacturing (UAW)Lafayette, IN10/19/2000NAFTA-4,256custom gears & planetary devices
A.O. Smith Electrical Products (Co.)Paoli, IN10/23/2000NAFTA-4,257subfractional horsepower electric motors
U.S. Label Artistic (Wkrs)Clinton, NC10/26/2000NAFTA-4,258printed labels
Facemate Corporation (Co.)N. Somersworth, NH10/24/2000NAFTA-4,259flannels
3M Company (Co.)Boise, ID10/26/2000NAFTA-4,260fly rod cases
Grant Western Lumber (Wkrs)John Day, OR10/30/2000NAFTA-4,261dimension lumber
ABC-NACO (IBM)Ashland, WI10/26/2000NAFTA-4,262railtrack switch
Carolina Mills (Co.)St. Pauls, NC10/31/2000NAFTA-4,263textile yarns
Austin Apparel (Co.)Lascaster, KY10/31/2000NAFTA-4,264apparel
Tingley Rubber (USWA)South Plainfield, NJ11/01/2000NAFTA-4,265Rubberized Clothing Goods
Originals Bi-Judi, Inc. (Co.)Tolleson, AZ10/31/2000NAFTA-4,266Baby Comforters
Alcoa Fujikura Ltd (Co.)Shelbyville, KY10/19/2000NAFTA-4,267Wiring Harnesses
Utica Cutlery Co (Co.)Utica, NY10/30/2000NAFTA-4,268>Flatware
Snyder Walls Industries (Co.)Snyder, TX10/26/2000NAFTA-4,269six pocket pants
Elmer's Products, IncBainbridge, NY10/30/2000NAFTA-4,270Wood Fillers, Caulk, Spackling
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American Baseball Cap (Wkrs)Freidens, PA11/01/2000NAFTA-4,271batting helmets
Pyramid Mountain Lumber, Inc (Co.)Seley Lake, MT11/01/2000NAFTA-4,272
Hit Apparel (Wkrs)Athens, TN11/06/2000NAFTA-4,273children's Pajamas
Vanalco (Wkrs)Vancouver, WA11/06/2000NAFTA-4,274aluminum
Autoliv ASP (Wkrs)Ogden, UT11/06/2000NAFTA-4,275Passenger Airbag Cushions
Stora Enso North America (Co.)Wisconsin Rapids, WI11/01/2000NAFTA-4,276Paper
NRB Industries, Inc. (Co.)Radford, VA11/06/2000NAFTA-4,277Broadwoven Fabrics
Encore Textiles, Inc (Co.)Monroe, NC11/07/2000NAFTA-4,278Tee Shirts
Alstom Power (Co.)Kings Mountain, NC11/07/2000NAFTA-4,279heat recovery steam generators
Caffall Brothers (Co.)Wilsonville, OR11/09/2000NAFTA-4,280cedar fencing
Greenwood Mills (Co.)Greenwood, SC11/08/2000NAFTA-4,281lightweight textiles
Norman Barnes & Company (Co.)Arlington, WA11/03/2000NAFTA-4,282logs
Rockwell Automotive (UE)Milwaukee, WI11/07/2000NAFTA-4,283industrial controls
USR Optonix (Co.)Hackettstown, NJ11/02/2000NAFTA-4,284toner bottles & cartridge
Asten Johnson (Co.)Walterboro, SC11/08/2000NAFTA-4,285speciality fabrics
Poly One (Co.)Denver, CO11/08/2000NAFTA-4,286polyethylene pellets
ABB Westingtonhouse (Wkrs)Festus, MO10/26/2000NAFTA-4,287nuclear fuel
Posies (Co.)Rockpoint, ME11/13/2000NAFTA-4,288dresses
Staples (Wkrs)Canton, MI11/02/2000NAFTA-4,289office products
Central Industries of Indiana (Co.)Greenwood, AR11/07/2000NAFTA-4,290electrical wiring harnesses
American Garment Finishers (Co.)El Paso, TX11/01/2000NAFTA-4,291garment finishing
Irving Forest Products (PACE)Ashland, ME11/13/2000NAFTA-4,292dried lumber
Artex International (Co.)St. George, UT10/26/2000NAFTA-4,293home linens & aprons
Rich and Me (Wkrs.)Vernon, CA11/13/2000NAFTA-4,294apparel
Jeld Wen Lumber (Co.)Bend, OR11/07/2000NAFTA-4,295wood mouldings & millwork
Mulox (Co.)Macon, GA9/01/2000NAFTA-4,296flexible bulk containers
AAVID Thermalloy (Wkrs.)Santa Ana, CA11/03/2000NAFTA-4,297digital assembly
Cottrell International (Co.)Englewood, CO11/14/2000NAFTA-4,298dental & medical pouches
Smith and Nephew (Co.)Charlotte, NC11/13/2000NAFTA-4,299ortho glass
Sasib (USWA)Depere, WI11/16/2000NAFTA-4,300paper industries machinery
HoltraChem Manufacturing (Co.)Riegelwood, NC11/16/2000NAFTA-4,301chlorine, caustic soda
Johnson and Johnson Medical (Co.)El Paso, TX11/14/2000NAFTA-4,302disposable surgical gowns, drapes etc.
Dearborn Brass (GMPPA)Tyler, TX11/16/2000NAFTA-4,303metal traps
Flowserve Corporation (Wkrs)Temecule, CA11/16/2000NAFTA-4,304shaft seals
Berg Lumber Company (Wkrs)Lewistown, MT11/14/2000NAFTA-4,305lumber
Parker Hannifin (USWA)Lebanon, IN11/13/2000NAFTA-4,306filter cartridges
Lightin—SPX Corp. (Co.)Wytheville, VA11/15/2000NAFTA-4,307industrial mixing equipment
Spreckels Sugar (UFCW)Woodland, CA11/13/2000NAFTA-4,308sugar
Kojo Worldwide (Wkrs)Huntington Beach, CA11/06/2000NAFTA-4,309pillows, bedspreads and drapery
Commonwealth Sprague Capacitor (Co.)North Adams, MA11/09/2000NAFTA-4,310motor run capacitors
Cooper Standard Automotive (Wkrs)Mio, MI11/14/2000NAFTA-4,311automotive metal tubing
Trumark Industries (Wkrs)Spokane, WA11/17/2000NAFTA-4,312fingerjoint studs
Agrilink Foods (Wkrs)Alamo, TX11/20/2000NAFTA-4,313okra
Lexmark International (Wkrs)Lexington, KY11/20/2000NAFTA-4,314personal printers & printer cartridges
Consolidated Metco (Wkrs)Portland, OR11/17/2000NAFTA-4,315parts for heavy duty trucks
Hatfield Trousers (UNITE)Hatfield, PA11/20/2000NAFTA-4,316men's pants
Plainwell Paper (PACE)Plainwell, MI11/21/2000NAFTA-4,317labels and paper
Don Shapiro—Action West (Wkrs)El Paso, TX11/21/2000NAFTA-4,318woman's apparel
Georgia Pacific (PACE)Baileyville, ME11/27/2000NAFTA-4,319oriendted strand board
Lending Textile (Co.)Montgomery, PA11/21/2000NAFTA-4,320decorative textile trims
Atlas Bag (Co.)Des Plaines, IL11/13/2000NAFTA-4,321flexible bluk containers
Crown Pacific (IAMAW)Coeur d' Alene, ID11/16/2000NAFTA-4,322lumber
Owens Brockway (GMP)Brockway, PA11/21/2000NAFTA-4,323glass containers
Johns Manville (GMP)Corona, CA11/22/2000NAFTA-4,324fiberglass
Maytag (Co.)Jefferson City, MO11/22/2000NAFTA-4,325wire harness
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Tyco Electronics (Wkrs)Sanford, ME11/22/2000NAFTA-4,326terminal blocks
Hagale Industries (Wkrs)Ava, MO11/16/2000NAFTA-4,327sportwear
Velvac (Wkrs)New Berlin, WI11/27/2000NAFTA-4,328components for heavy trucks
It's Personal (Wkrs)New York, NY11/11/2000NAFTA-4,329clothing
Davision Cotton (UNITE)New York, NY11/27/2000NAFTA-4,330towels
Tyco Electronics (Co.)Chesterfield, MI11/27/2000NAFTA-4,331electrical connectors
Litton Network Access Systems (Co.)Roanoke, VA11/28/2000NAFTA-4,332network access
Karmazin Products (Co.)Wyandatte, MI11/28/2000NAFTA-4,333truck parts
Cherokee Finishing (Co.)Gaffney, SC11/27/2000NAFTA-4,334printed fabrics
Mediacopy (Co.)San Leandro, CA11/28/2000NAFTA-4,335video cassettes
Philips Display Components (Wkrs)Ottawa, OH11/28/2000NAFTA-4,336TV picture tubes
Potlatch—MPPD (Wkrs)Colquet, MN11/28/2000NAFTA-4,337paper and other wood products
Wiscassett Mills (Co.)Kannapolis, NC11/29/2000NAFTA-4,338yarns
Tower Automotive Products (USWA)Milwaukee, Wi11/29/2000NAFTA-4,339truck frames
Findlay Industries (UNITE)Morrison, TN11/29/2000NAFTA-4,340automobile seat covers
Walls Industries (Co.)Boaz, AL11/29/2000NAFTA-4,341pants
Daws Manufacturing (Wkrs)Pensacola, FL11/20/2000NAFTA-4,342toolboxes and running boards
Johnson Controls (Co.)Poteau, OK11/29/2000NAFTA-4,343controls
A and B Group (Wkrs)Shubuta, MS11/14/2000NAFTA-4,344alternator rotor
Hutchinson Moving & Storage (Co.)Thief Rivers Falls, MN10/19/2000NAFTA-4,345trucking service
Willamette Electric Products (Co.)Portland, OR12/01/2000NAFTA-4,346automotive starters, alternators, etc.
Owens Brockway (GMPPA)Lakeland, FL12/01/2000NAFTA-4,347glass containers
John Campbell (Wkrs)Perkasie City, PA12/04/2000NAFTA-4,348textile dyes
Enterprise Lumber—Miller Shingle (Co.)Arlington, WA12/04/2000NAFTA-4,349cedar lumber
State Coat Front (Co.)Boston, MA12/01/2000NAFTA-4,350tailored clothing
G.F. Wright Steel & Wire (USWA)Worcester, MA12/01/2000NAFTA-4,351woven hardware cloth
LTV Steel—Aliquippa Works (USWA)Aliquippa, PA12/01/2000NAFTA-4,352flat rolled coated products
Centec Roll (Co.)Bethlehem, PA12/04/2000NAFTA-4,353cast rolls
Akzo Nobel—Transportation Coatings (Co.)Brownsville, TX12/04/2000NAFTA-4,354paint products
AWC Crestline (Co.)Commerce, TX12/06/2000NAFTA-4,355wood bi-fold doors
Ameripol Synpol (PACE)Port Neches, TX12/06/2000NAFTA-4,356synthetic rubber
Oxford Automotive (UAW)Arogoa, IN12/06/2000NAFTA-4,357automated press line
Warm Springs Forest Products Industries (Co.)Warm Springs, OR12/06/2000NAFTA-4,358lumber
G and P Cutting Contractors (Wkrs)Parkdale, OR08/31/2000NAFTA-4,359lumber mills
Phelps Trucking (Wkrs)Hood River, OR08/31/2000NAFTA-4,360timber
Money's Foods (Co.)Blandon, PA12/04/2000NAFTA-4,361mushrooms
U.S. Forest Industries (Co.)Medford, OR12/06/2000NAFTA-4,362plywood and lumber
Sherwood Dash (Wkrs)Rancho Cucamonga, CA12/06/2000NAFTA-4,363wood dash kits
New Venture Gear (UAW)East Syracuse, NY12/08/2000NAFTA-4,364manual transmissions.
Eastern Fine Paper (Co.)Brewer, ME12/08/2000NAFTA-4,365opaque papers.
Bynum Concepts (Wkrs)Tuscola, TX12/08/2000NAFTA-4,366sponge backscrubber.
Carolina Imprints (Co.)Greenville, NC12/07/2000NAFTA-4,367t-shirts.
Condor DC Power Supplies (Co.)Brentwood, NY12/04/2000NAFTA-4,368power supplies.
Sola Optical USA (Wkrs)Miami, FL11/22/2000NAFTA-4,369single vision polycarbonate lenses.
Langstown Corporation (Wkrs)Cherry Hill, NJ12/08/2000NAFTA-4,370mill roll stands.
Columbia Falls Aluminum (Co.)Columbia Falls, MT12/05/2000NAFTA-4,371aluminum ingots.
Bermo (IUE)Sank Rapids, MN12/11/2000NAFTA-4,372machines.
Country Roads (Co.)Greenville, MI12/11/2000NAFTA-4,373restoration products.
Paper Calmenson (IUE)St. Paul, MN12/04/2000NAFTA-4,374tools.
NTN—BCA Corp. (Wkrs)Lititz, PA12/11/2000NAFTA-4,375bearings.
Armtex (Co.)Pilot Mountain, NC12/12/2000NAFTA-4,376knitted apparel.
Editorial America (Wkrs)Miami, FL12/12/2000NAFTA-4,377magazines.
Eaton Corporation (Wkrs)Carol Stream, IL12/11/2000NAFTA-4,378cartridge valves & manifold assemblies.
ABC NACO (UAW)Melrose Park, IL12/13/2000NAFTA-4,379rail car products.
Wind Industries (Wkrs)Mt. Pleasant, TX12/13/2000NAFTA-4,380stiles & rails for wooden doors.
Warren Logging (Co.)Gold Hill, OR12/14/2000NAFTA-4,381lumber.
Comp X—Chicago Lock (Wkrs)Pleasant Prairie, WI12/07/2000NAFTA-4,382security locks.
Saputo Cheese (IBS)Monroe, WI12/13/2000NAFTA-4,383process cheese.
Saputo Cheese (IBS)Thorp, WI12/13/2000NAFTA-4,384blue cheese & gorgonzola cheese.
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Dura Automotive Systems (UAW)East Jordan, MI12/08/2000NAFTA-4,385parking brake components.
Hasbro (Wkrs)El Paso, TX12/15/2000NAFTA-4,386toys.
Corbin Russwin (IAMAW)Berlin, CT11/29/2000NAFTA-4,387locks.
Winpak Films (Wkrs)Senoia, GA12/14/2000NAFTA-4,388plastic food pouches.
Raider Apparel (Co.)Alma, GA12/14/2000NAFTA-4,389ladies sportswear.
Carolina Narrow Fabric (Wkrs)Sparta, NC12/13/2000NAFTA-4,390medical fabric.
Screw Machine Technologies (Co.)Georgetown, KY11/28/2000NAFTA-4,391screw machine.
Lipton (IBT)Dallas, TX12/12/2000NAFTA-4,392margarine cubes.
Eel River Sawmills (Co.)Fortuna, CA12/14/2000NAFTA-4,393moulding products.
Prime Cast (Wkrs)Beloit, WI12/18/2000NAFTA-4,394iron casting.
U.S. Tape and Sticky Products (Wkrs)Gloucester, MA12/21/2000NAFTA-4,395tape.
Augusta Sportswear (Co.)Millen, GA12/19/2000NAFTA-4,396apparel activewear.
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[FR Doc. 00-33060 Filed 12-27-00; 8:45 am]