Notice is hereby given that, on March 16, 2005, pursuant to Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (“the Act”), Portland Cement Association (“PCA”) has filed written notifications simultaneously with the Attorney General and the Federal Trade Commission disclosing changes in its membership. The notifications were filed for the purpose of extending the Act's provisions limiting the recovery of antitrust plaintiffs to actual damages under specified circumstances. Specifically, Heartland Cement Company, Tulsa, OK; Hercules Cement Company, Stockertown, PA; River Cement Company, Festus, MO; and Signal Mountain Cement Company, Chattanooga, TN are now divisions of Buzzi Unicem USA, Inc., Bethlehem, PA and are no longer listed as separate members. Also, Glenn Falls Cement Company, Glenn Falls, NY has been acquired by Lehigh Cement Company, Allentown, PA and is no longer listed as a separate member.
No other changes have been made in either the membership or planned activity of the group research project. Membership in this group research project remains open, and PCA intends to file additional written notification disclosing all changes in membership.
On January 7, 1985, PCA filed its original notification pursuant to Section 6(a) of the Act. The Department of Justice published a notice in the Federal Register pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act on February 5, 1985 (50 FR 5015).
The last notification was filed with the Department on January 10, 2005. A notice was published in the Federal Register pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act on February 2, 2005 (70 FR 5487).Start Signature
Dorothy B. Fountain,
Deputy Director of Operations, Antitrust Division.
[FR Doc. 05-6493 Filed 3-31-05; 8:45 am]
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