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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 May 14, 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 May 14, 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 18th day of April, 2001.

Edward A. Tomchick,

Director, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance.

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Subject firmLocationDate received at Governor's officePetition No.Articles produced
Pathfinders (Co.)Sedro Wooley, WA02/27/2001NAFTA-4,591Soft lap top computer cases.
Corning Cable Systems (Co.)Kernersville, NC02/27/2001NAFTA-4,592Telecommunications products.
William Carter (The) (Wkrs)Griffin, GA02/20/2001NAFTA-4,593Infants wear.
Edscha (UAW)Jackson, MI02/13/2001NAFTA-4,594Door hinge.
Eaton (Wkrs)Marshall, MI02/22/2001NAFTA-4,595Automotive.
Q and M Manufacturing (Wkrs)Cheboygan, MI02/27/2001NAFTA-4,596Gaskets.
Reptron Manufacturing Services (Wkrs)Caylord, MI02/27/2001NAFTA-4,597Electronic circuit assemblies.
Inman Mills (Co.)Inman, SC02/28/2001NAFTA-4,598Woven, greige goods.
Createc Corporation (Wkrs)Harrodsbury, KY03/01/2001NAFTA-4,599Polystrene packaging.
Marcegaglia USA (Wkrs)Greenville, PA03/01/2001NAFTA-4,600Stainless steel tube & pipe.
Blue Mountain Products (Wkrs)Pendleton, OR02/27/2001NAFTA-4,601Wood lumber.
Wilkins Industries (Wkrs)McRae, GA03/01/2001NAFTA-4,602Women's jeans.
Wilkins Industries (Co.)Athens, GA03/01/2001NAFTA-4,602Women's jeans.
IEC Electronics (Wkrs)Edinburg, TX03/02/2001NAFTA-4,603Printed circuit boards.
Nautel Maine (Co.)Bangor, ME03/02/2001NAFTA-4,604Radio transmitters.
Ropak Northwest (Wkrs)Kent, WA03/02/2001NAFTA-4,605Plastic containers.
Collis, Inc.—SSW Holding (Wkrs)Elizabethtown, KY02/27/2001NAFTA-4,606Refrigerator shelves and baskets.
U.S. Intec—Permaglas (Wkrs)Corvallis, OR02/27/2001NAFTA-4,607Roofing materials.
Kazoo (Wkrs)San Antonio, TX02/16/2001NAFTA-4,608Pants and shirt.
Cooper Standard Automotive (Co.)Rocky Mount, NC03/05/2001NAFTA-4,609Extruded rubber parts.
Perfect Fit Industries (Co.)Richfield, NC03/05/2001NAFTA-4,610Comforters, bed spreads and bedding.
Stanley Fastening Systems (Wkrs)Hamlet, NC03/05/2001NAFTA-4,611Staple production machines.
Stant Manufacturing (UAW)Connersville, IN03/02/2001NAFTA-4,612Automotive closure caps.
Budd Company (The) (UAW)Philadelphia, PA03/09/2001NAFTA-4,613Automotive stamping & assemblies.
Sandhills Printing and Finishing (Co.)Sanford, NC03/09/2001NAFTA-4,614Printing & Finishing.
Westfield Tanning (Wkrs)Westifled, PA03/09/2001NAFTA-4,615Leather for footwear.
Trinity Industries (Wkrs)Johnstown, PA03/12/2001NAFTA-4,616Railroad freight car axles.
NAPCO Button (Co.)Coppell, TX03/09/2001NAFTA-4,617Dyed buttons.
Eagle Knits of Stanfield (Co.)Norwood, NC03/08/2001NAFTA-4,618Knit goods (fabric).
Thomas and Betts (Co.)Pembroke, MA03/08/2001NAFTA-4,619Electronic photocontrols.
Super Sack (Co.)Savoy, TX03/08/2001NAFTA-4,620Semi-bulk packaging containers.
Skyjack Rental Equipment (Wkrs)Wathena, KS02/16/2001NAFTA-4,621Mobile elevated working platforms.
STB Systems—3D-FX Interactive (Wkrs)El Paso, TX03/07/2001NAFTA-4,622PC boards, computer games.
Westark—Dunbrooke Industries (Co.)Versailles, MO03/07/2001NAFTA-4,623Baseball and coaches jackets.
Do Little Logging (Wkrs)Lewiston, MT03/06/2001NAFTA-4,624Softwood saw logs.
Brach Confections (IBT)Chicago, IL03/06/2001NAFTA-4,625Candy.
Thomas and Betts (Wkrs)Bainbridge, GA03/08/2001NAFTA-4,626Street lights.
Samsonite Corporation, (Co.)Denver, CO03/07/2001NAFTA-4,627Luggage.
Chicago Steel (Wkrs)Gary, IN03/05/2001NAFTA-4,628Coil to coil tension leveling.
Kolblena Bresse Bleu (UFCW)Watertown, WI03/05/2001NAFTA-4,629Goat cheese, cream cheese, blue cheese.
Sierra Pacific Industries (WCIW)Loyalton, CA03/05/2001NAFTA-4,630Lumber products.
Willamette Industries (Wkrs)Sweet Home, OR03/05/2001NAFTA-4,631Plywood.
Rosboro Lumber (Wkrs)Springfield, OR02/09/2001NAFTA-4,632Lumber.
Drexel Heritage Furnishings (IBT)Black Mountain, NC03/12/2001NAFTA-4,633Residential furniture.
PGP, LC (PACE)Sherman, TX03/12/2001NAFTA-4,634Edible oil.
Viasystems Technologies (CWA)Richmond, VA03/12/2001NAFTA-4,635Printed circuit boards.
Freightliner (IAM)Portland, OR03/12/2001NAFTA-4,636Trucks.
Hoffman New Yorker (Wkrs)Dusuore, PA03/12/2001NAFTA-4,637Pressing equipment.
Schott Corporation (Wkrs)Marshall, MN03/12/2001NAFTA-4,638Magnetic transformers.
Borg Warner (Wkrs)Coldwater, MI03/06/2001NAFTA-4,639Automotive transmission components.
Hastings Manufacturing (Wkrs)Hastings, MI03/12/2001NAFTA-4,640Piston ring.
Graphic Packaging (AWPPW)Portland, OR03/09/2001NAFTA-4,641Paperboard packaging.
Kearfott Guidance and Navigation (Wkrs)Wayne, NJ03/06/2001NAFTA-4,642Breakout boards and harnesses.
Invensys-Powerware Corporation (Co.)Necedah, WI03/12/2001NAFTA-4,643Power protection.
Valeo Climate Control (Co.)Arcola, IL03/13/2001NAFTA-4,644Automotive air conditioning modules. Start Printed Page 22012
Acme Die Casting (UAW)Racine, WI03/12/2001NAFTA-4,645Buttom base.
Vera Sportswear (Co.)Charlestown, MA02/17/2001NAFTA-4,646Skirts, pants and dressers.
Wing Industries (Wkrs)Greenville, TX03/14/2001NAFTA-4,647Wood doors.
Nucor Bearing Products (Wkrs)Wilson, NC03/14/2001NAFTA-4,648Bearing components, car hubs.
Lionel LLC (UAW)Chesterfield, MI02/27/2001NAFTA-4,649Toy trains and accessories.
Avecia (Co.)Mt. Pleasant, TN03/14/2001NAFTA-4,650Research and laboratory.
Discwax Corporation (Wkrs)Stanley, NC03/14/2001NAFTA-4,651Wax disc.
Grote Industries (Co.)Madison, IN03/12/2001NAFTA-4,652Electrical wiring harnesses.
L'Koral (Wkrs)Vernon, CA03/14/2001NAFTA-4,653Double knit and single knit material.
Fleischmann's Yeast—Burns Phillip Food (Co.)Oakland, CA03/14/2001NAFTA-4,654Dry yeast products.
Busy B's Cedar (Wkrs)Priest River, ID02/14/2001NAFTA-4,655Lumber processing.
Motorola Personal Communications Sectors (Wkrs)Harvard, IL02/13/2001NAFTA-4,656Cellular phones.
Pelton Casteel (Wkrs)Milwaukee, WI03/13/2001NAFTA-4,657Steel castings.
Racewear Designs (Co.)El Cajon, CA03/13/2001NAFTA-4,658Jackets and crew shirts.
Kasle Steel (IBT)Dearborn, MI03/01/2001NAFTA-4,659Coiled and roll steel for auto.
Rayovac Corporation (Wkrs)Fennimore, WI03/11/2001NAFTA-4,660Alkaline batteries.
Sunshine Precious Metals (Wkrs)Kellogg, ID03/16/2001NAFTA-4,661Concentrated silver ore.
Federal Mogul (Wkrs)Malden, MO03/16/2001NAFTA-4,662Aluminum molds and castings.
Bloomsburg Mills (Co.)Bloomsburg, PA03/19/2001NAFTA-4,663Women's outwear, blouse etc.
Sterling Flibers (Co.)Pace, FL03/15/2001NAFTA-4,664Acrylic fiber, textile goods.
Worthington Steel (The) (USWA)Malvern, PA03/12/2001NAFTA-4,665Hot and cold rolled strip steel products.
Nikki Knits (Wkrs)Goldsboro, NC03/20/2001NAFTA-4,666Girls clothing.
Ten Cate Enbi (Wkrs)West Henrietta, NY03/19/2001NAFTA-4,667Rubber rollers.
Johnson and Johnson Medical (Wkrs)El Paso, TX03/26/2001NAFTA-4,668Disposable surgical products.
VF Imagewear (West) (Co.)Columbus, MS03/12/2001NAFTA-4,669Industrial work pants.
Mayfair Mills (Wkrs)Starr, SC03/26/2001NAFTA-4,670Greige fabric.
Weyerhaeuser Company (IAMW)Longview, WA03/26/2001NAFTA-4,671Soft wood dimension lumber.
Bakka Cororation (Wkrs)El Paso, TX03/26/2001NAFTA-4,672Sewed sporting clothing.
Maxi Switch (Co.)Tucson, AZ03/26/2001NAFTA-4,673Circuit boards.
SLI Product Lighting (Wkrs)Mullins, SC03/26/2001NAFTA-4,674Light fixtures.
Specialty Plastic Products (Wkrs)Jefferson City, TN03/26/2001NAFTA-4,675Child car seat covers.
Dye Works (Co.)Trenton, NJ03/26/2001NAFTA-4,676Wet processing of garments.
Accuride International (Co.)Charlotte, NC03/23/2001NAFTA-4,677Metal drawer slides.
Color Edge (Wkrs)Sturgis, MI03/15/2001NAFTA-4,678Plastic.
Williamson Dickie (Wkrs)Eagle Pass, TX03/23/2001NAFTA-4,679Jeans.
Thermoplastics Operations—Textron (IUE)Mishawaka, IN03/16/2001NAFTA-4,680Plastic automotive parts.
Hart Schaffner and marx (UNITE)Rochester, IN03/19/2001NAFTA-4,681Trousers/slacks, suits, jackets.
ISP Mineral Products (USWA)Pembine, WI03/19/2001NAFTA-4,682Roffing grapules.
National Steel (Wkrs)Portage, IN03/20/2001NAFTA-4,683Steel production.
Crane Pumps and Sysem (Wkrs)Piqua, OH03/20/2001NAFTA-4,684Splitcase casting.
Sonoco (Wkrs)Shepherd, MI03/01/2001NAFTA-4,685Spiral tubes for tape.
Thomas and Betts (Co.)St. Matthews, SC03/20/2001NAFTA-4,686Emergency lighting.
Avaya (IBEW)Shreveport, LA03/02/2001NAFTA-4,687Communication equipment.
Columbia Forest Products (Co.)Klamath Falls, OR03/20/2001NAFTA-4,688Softwood veneer.
Cajun Bag and Supply (Co.)Rayne, LA03/23/2001NAFTA-4,689Containers.
Rue Logging, Inc. (Comp.)South Fork, CO03/20/2001NAFTA-4,690Cut Logs.
Intex Corporation (Co.)Greensboro, NC03/28/2001NAFTA-4,691Knit Shirts.
Textile Sales And Repair (Co.)Gastonia, NC03/27/2001NAFTA-4,692Sales of textile & machinery.
Thalman Manufacturing (UNITE)Hempstead, NY03/27/2001NAFTA-4,693Neckties.
Omniglow Corporation (Co.)West Springfield, MA03/19/2001NAFTA-4,694Chemiluminescent products.
Ridgeview—Leisure Sock (Wkrs)Newton, NC03/28/2001NAFTA-4,695Socks.
Americo Group (Wkrs)New York, NY03/28/2001NAFTA-4,696Short's clothing.
Coastal Machinery (IAMAW)Portland, OR03/27/2001NAFTA-4,697Planers and feed-tables.
Cummins Power Generation (Co.)St. Peter, MN03/29/2001NAFTA-4,698Generators, PC board assembly.
American Steel Foundries—Keystone (USWA)East Chicago, IN03/28/2001NAFTA-4,699Rail car.
Conexant (Wkrs)El Paso, TX03/29/2001NAFTA-4,700Circuit boards. Start Printed Page 22013
Detroit Tool (Wkrs)Lebanon, MO03/29/2001NAFTA-4,701Tooling and dies.
Renfro Hosiery (Wkrs)Mr. Airy, NC03/20/2001NAFTA-4,702Socks.
Labanon Apparel (Co.)Lebanon, VA03/30/2001NAFTA-4,703Health care uniforms.
Superior Lumber (Wkrs)Glendale, OR03/26/2001NAFTA-4,704Plywood.
Troy Design (Wkrs)Lansing, MI03/13/2001NAFTA-4,705Design and engineering.
Form Tech Enterprise—Quick Plastics (Wkrs)Orwigsburg, PA03/30/2001NAFTA-4,706Plastic profile extrusion.
Wabash Alloys (Wkrs)Oak Creek, WI03/30/2001NAFTA-4,707Alloys.
General Automotive (Co.)Franklin, WI03/30/2001NAFTA-4,708Fuel Injection parts.
Orion Bus Industries (UAW)Oriskany, NY03/30/2001NAFTA-4,709Interior bus components.
Textron Fastening Systems (Co.)Brooklyn, MI04/03/2001NAFTA-4,710Automotive fasteners.
Snuffy's Pet Products (Co.)McConnellsburg, PA04/03/2001NAFTA-4,711Dog treats.
Lexington Fabrics (Co.)Florence, AL04/03/2001NAFTA-4,712Knitted sportwear.
Gateway Company (Wkrs)North Sioux City, SD04/02/2001NAFTA-4,713Personal computers.
Talon Automotive Group, (Wkrs)New Baltimore, MI03/30/2001NAFTA-4,714Metal stamping.
Fox River Paper (USWA)Vicksburg, MI03/28/2001NAFTA-4,715Text and cover paper.
Motor Products (UAW)Owasso, MI03/01/2001NAFTA-4,716Fractional horsepower motors.
Omicron Industries (Co.)El Paso, TX04/05/2001NAFTA-4,717Pumice stone.
Basset Furniture Industries (Co.)Bassett, VA04/05/2001NAFTA-4,718Wood furniture.
Wolverine Roof Truss (Co.)Milan, MI03/21/2001NAFTA-4,719Wooden roof trusses.
Naturipe Berry Growers (IBT)Watsonville, CA03/28/2001NAFTA-4,720Process strawberry products.
Atofina Chemicals (Wkrs)Portland, OR04/04/2001NAFTA-4,721Chemicals.
Fashions International (UNITE)Scranton, PA04/04/2001NAFTA-4,722Garments.
Taylor Lumber and Treating (IAM)Sheridan, OR04/03/2001NAFTA-4,723Lumber.
William Carter (The) (Wkrs)Harlingen, TX04/04/2001NAFTA-4,724Sleepwear and Playwears.
Lyons Falls Pulp and Paper (PACE)Lyons Falls, NY03/30/2001NAFTA-4,725Paper.
Boise Cascade (UBCA)Emmett, ID04/03/2001NAFTA-4,726Lumber.
Ludlow Building Products (IAW)Adrian, MI04/03/2001NAFTA-4,727Laminated fibre board.
Crawford Furnifure (Co.)New Bethlehem, PA04/03/2001NAFTA-4,728Dressers, chests, night stamp.
Nooter Corp. (Comp.)St. Louis, MO04/09/2001NAFTA-4,729Plate Steel Fabrication.
Stainless Tank EquipmentCottage Grove, WI04/09/2001NAFTA-4,730Stainless Tanks.
Meridian Automotive SystemsLapeer, MI04/09/2001NAFTA-4,731Supply Plastic Composite to GM.
Peerless Pattern Works (Wkrs)Portland, OR04/05/2001NAFTA-4,732Tooling to Mfg Aluminum Castings.
Boston Scientific Corp (Comp)Maple Grove, MN04/09/2001NAFTA-4,733Diagnostics, Guide Catheters.
Pleasant River Lumber Co (Wkrs)Dover Foxcroft, ME04/09/2001NAFTA-4,734Framing Lumber, Dimension Lumber.
SCI Systems, Inc. (Comp)Augusta, ME04/09/2001NAFTA-4,735Electronic Components.
Quadion Corp. (Comp)Minneapolis, MN04/06/2001NAFTA-4,736Rubber Products.
Badger Sportwear, Inc (Comp)Fairmont, NC04/05/2001NAFTA-4,737Cotton Athletic Shirts and Shorts.
C-Cor.Net (Wkrs)Tipton, PA04/05/2001NAFTA-4,738Cable Television Amplifiers.
Mattel (Comp)Murray, KY04/06/2001NAFTA-4,739Children's Products.
Travis Knits (Wkrs)Cherrysville, NC04/06/2001NAFTA-4,740Textile Fabric—Dye and Finish.
Berlog, Inc. (Comp.)Warren, OR04/04/2001NAFTA-4,741Logging.
Grove Worldwide LLC (Wkrs)Shady Grove, PA04/05/2001NAFTA-4,742Aerial Work Platforms.
SMTC Manufacturing (Comp)Thornton, CO04/06/2001NAFTA-4,743Printed Circuit Boards.
White Consolidated Industries (Comp)El Paso, TX04/10/2001NAFTA-4,744Upright Vacuum Cleaners.
Deferiet Paper CoDeferiet, NY03/30/2001NAFTA-4,745Groundwood Specialty Paper.
Small Woodland (Co.)Eagle Point, OR04/11/2001NAFTA-4,746Logs.
Thermodisc (Co.)El Paso, TX04/12/2001NAFTA-4,747Fabricated molded parts.
Antech Corporation (Wkrs)El Paso, TX04/12/2001NAFTA-4,748Generators, power machines.
Hammond and Associates (Co.)Lexington, AL04/12/2001NAFTA-4,749T-shirts.
H.H. Fessler Knitting (Wkrs)Shoemakersville, PA04/10/2001NAFTA-4,750Knit apparel.
Western Electronics (Wkrs)Eugene, OR04/10/2001NAFTA-4,751Scanner cables.
Mar Bax Shirt (Co.)Gassville, AR03/16/2001NAFTA-4,752Men's woven dress shirts.
Rubbermaid Cleaning Products (Co.)Greenville, NC04/10/2001NAFTA-4,753Toilet bowl brushes.
Fontaine Fifth Wheel, (Co.)Rocky Mount, NC04/10/2001NAFTA-4,754Wheels.
Daimler Chrysler (Wkrs)Auburn Hills, MI03/20/2001NAFTA-4,755Vehicles.
Butwin—Rennoc Corp. (Wkrs)St. Paul, MN04/12/2001NAFTA-4,756Men's and boy's clothes.
Seal Glove (Co.)Millenburg, PA04/10/2001NAFTA-4,757Industrial work gloves.
Exide Technologies (Wkrs)Dunmore, PA04/05/2001NAFTA-4,758Automotive batteries.
Thomson Saginaw (UAW)Saginaw, MI04/12/2001NAFTA-4,759Linear race shaft.
Oxford Automotive (UAW)Alma, MI04/16/2001NAFTA-4,760Metal automotive stamping parts. Start Printed Page 22014
Sierra Pine (IAM)Springfield, OR04/12/2001NAFTA-4,761Particle board.
Cendont (Wkrs)Great Fall, MI04/09/2001NAFTA-4,762Call center.
C.M.S. Hartzell (IBT)St. Paul, MN04/13/2001NAFTA-4,763Die casting.
Solon Manufacturing (Co.)Rhinelander, WI04/12/2001NAFTA-4,764Ice cream sticks and corn dog sticks.
Techalloy (Co.)Florence, MA04/11/2001NAFTA-4,765Fine wire.
Fleetguard Nelson (Co.)Neillsville, WI04/11/2001NAFTA-4,766Exhaust filtration products.
Percision Twist Drill (Wkrs)Crystal Lake, IL04/11/2001NAFTA-4,767Drills.
Trumark (UAW)Lansing, MI04/17/2001NAFTA-4,768Metal stamping.
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