This is a decision consolidated pursuant to Section 6(c) of the Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Materials Importation Act of 1966 (Pub. L. 89-651, as amended by Pub. L. 106-36; 80 Stat. 897; 15 CFR part 301). Related records can be viewed between 8:30 A.M. and 5:00 P.M. in Room 3705, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th and Constitution Avenue., NW, Washington, D.C.
Docket Number: 08-041. Applicant: University of Colorado, Denver, CO 80217. Instrument: Vitrification Robot. Manufacturer: FEI Company, The Netherlands. Intended Use: See notice at 74 FR 7394, February 17, 2009.
Docket Number: 08-052. Applicant: University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105-6698. Instrument: CTD Chain III. Manufacturer: ADM Electronik, Germany. Intended Use: See notice at 74 FR 7395, February 17, 2009.
Docket Number: 08-056. Applicant: Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont, IL 60439. Instrument: Isobar Separator System. Manufacturer: Bruker Biospin S.A., France. Intended Use: See notice at 74 FR 7395, February 17, 2009.
Comments: None received. Decision: Approved. No instrument of equivalent scientific value to the foreign instrument, for such purposes as these instruments are intended to be used, was being manufactured in the United States at the time the instruments were ordered. Reasons: Each foreign instrument is an electron microscope and is intended for research or scientific educational uses requiring an electron microscope. We know of no electron microscope, or any other instrument suited to these purposes, which was being manufactured in the United States at the time of order of each instrument.Start Signature
Dated: March 19, 2009.
Acting Director, Subsidies Enforcement Office, Import Administration.
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