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West Virginia University, et al., Notice of Consolidated Decision on Applications for Duty-Free Entry of Electron Microscopes

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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: 09-067. Applicant: West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506. Instrument: Electron Microscope. Manufacturer: JEOL, Japan. Intended Use: See notice at 75 FR 13486, March 22, 2010.

Docket Number: 10-001. Applicant: United States Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, OH 45268. Instrument: Electron Microscope. Manufacturer: JEOL, Japan. Intended Use: See notice at 75 FR 12175, March 15, 2010.

Docket Number: 10-003. Applicant: St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY 13617. Instrument: Electron Microscope. Manufacturer: FEI, Czech Republic. Intended Use: See notice at 75 FR 13486, March 22, 2010.

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.

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Christopher Cassel,

Director, Subsidies Enforcement Office, Import Administration.

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[FR Doc. 2010-9356 Filed 4-21-10; 8:45 am]

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