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Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance

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Economic Development Administration, Department of Commerce.


Notice and Opportunity for Public Comment.

Pursuant to Section 251 of the Trade Act 1974, as amended (19 U.S.C. 2341 et seq.), the Economic Development Administration (EDA) has received petitions for certification of eligibility to apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance from the firms listed below. Accordingly, EDA has initiated investigations to determine whether increased imports into the United States of articles like or directly competitive with those produced by each of these firms contributed importantly to the total or partial separation of the firm's workers, or threat thereof, and to a decrease in sales or production of each petitioning firm.

List of Petitions Received by EDA for Certification Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance

[7/19/2013 through 8/01/2013]

Firm nameFirm addressDate accepted for investigationProduct(s)
Paragon Decors, Inc195 Paragon Drive, Albertville, AL 359507/19/2013The firm manufactures framed wall decor including mirrors, prints, paintings, metal wall decor, and lamps.
Questech Corporation92 Park Street, Rutland, VT 57017/24/2013The firm manufactures decorative tile and trim products from metal and stone that include electrical switch plates, kitchen and bathroom accessories.
ICON Health & Fitness, Inc1500 S 1000 W, Logan, UT 843217/31/2013The firm is a manufacturer of fitness and exercise equipment.
E.T. Precision Optics, Inc33 Curlew Street, Rochester, NY 146067/31/2013The firm manufacturers rotational and prismatic components used in optics, medical, defense, electrical, microwave and aerospace industries.

Any party having a substantial interest in these proceedings may request a public hearing on the matter. A written request for a hearing must be submitted to the Trade Adjustment Assistance for Firms Division, Room Start Printed Page 4813871030, Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, DC 20230, no later than ten (10) calendar days following publication of this notice.

Please follow the requirements set forth in EDA's regulations at 13 CFR 315.9 for procedures to request a public hearing. The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance official number and title for the program under which these petitions are submitted is 11.313, Trade Adjustment Assistance for Firms.

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Dated: August 1, 2013.

Michael DeVillo,

Eligibility Examiner.

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[FR Doc. 2013-19033 Filed 8-6-13; 8:45 am]