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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.Start Printed Page 95961

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

[12/17/2016 through 12/23/2016]

Firm nameFirm addressDate accepted for investigationProduct(s)
Federal Tool & Engineering, LLC2150 Stonebridge Road, West Bend, WI 5309512/20/2016The firm manufactures stamped metal components and tooling used in production of components for commercial lighting, commercial ovens, engines, power generation and lawn/snow equipment.
Vance Metal Fabricators, Inc251 Gambee Road, Geneva, NY 1445612/21/2016This firm is a manufacturer of a variety of different fabricated, welded and machine components that are used by OEM's in their finished products.
Aztec Plastic Company1747 West Carroll Avenue, Chicago, IL 6061212/22/2016The firm manufactures plastic injection molded screws and bushings made from special thermoplastic, thermosetting, and composite materials.

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 71030, 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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Miriam Kearse,

Lead Program Analyst.

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[FR Doc. 2016-31542 Filed 12-28-16; 8:45 am]