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Federal Register International Trade Alert for 13 September 2018 jmurphy Thu, 09/13/2018 - 04:02 pm

FR Alert - Covering:09/13/2018


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 178 (Thursday, September 13, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 46479-46482]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19931]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-552-801]


Certain Frozen Fish Fillets From the Socialist Republic of 
Vietnam: Preliminary Results of the Antidumping Duty Administrative 
Review, Preliminary Determination of No Shipments and Partial 
Rescission of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2016-2017

AGENCY: Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce

SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) preliminarily determines 
that certain frozen fish fillets from the Socialist Republic of Vietnam 
(Vietnam) are being, or are likely to be, sold in the United States at 
less than normal value (NV) during the period of review (POR), August 
1, 2016, through July 31, 2017.

DATES: Applicable September 13, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Javier Barrientos, AD/CVD Operations, 
Office V, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue 
NW, Washington DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-2243.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Background

    On October 16, 2
[18-19931] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 178 (Thursday, September 13, 2018)]
[Rules and Regulations]
[Pages 46391-46392]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19960]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Bureau of Industry and Security

15 CFR Part 744

[Docket No. 180718671-8671-01]
RIN 0694-AH57


Addition of Certain Entities to the Entity List, Revision of 
Entries on the Entity List and Removal of Certain Entities From the 
Entity List; Correction

AGENCY: Bureau of Industry and Security, Commerce.

ACTION: Final rule; correction.

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SUMMARY: On September 4, 2018, BIS published a final rule amending the 
Export Administration Regulations (EAR) by adding fifteen entities 
under

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seventeen entries to the Entity List. An error of omission left out one 
Pakistani entity from an amendatory instruction. This correction 
clarifies that instruction.

DATES: This correction is effective September 13, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Chair, End-User Review Committee, 
Office of the Assistant Secretary, Export Administration, Bureau of 
Industry and Security, Department of Commerce, Phone: (202) 482
[18-19960] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 178 (Thursday, September 13, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 46516-46517]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19894]


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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation Nos. 701-TA-486 and 731-TA-1195-1196 (Review)]


Utility Scale Wind Towers From China and Vietnam; Scheduling of 
Full Five-Year Reviews

AGENCY: United States International Trade Commission.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Commission hereby gives notice of the scheduling of full 
reviews pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 (``the Act'') to determine 
whether revocation of the antidumping duty and countervailing duty 
orders on utility scale wind towers from China and Vietnam would be 
likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within 
a reasonably foreseeable time. The Commission has determined to 
exercise its authority to extend the review period by up to 90 days.

DATES: September 14, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Keysha Martinez (202-205-2136), Office 
of Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street 
SW, Washington, DC 20436. Hearing-impaired persons
[18-19894] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 178 (Thursday, September 13, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 46519-46520]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19948]



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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation Nos. 701-TA-597 and 731-TA-1407 (Final)]


Cast Iron Soil Pipe From China; Scheduling of the Final Phase of 
Countervailing Duty and Anti-Dumping Duty Investigations

AGENCY: United States International Trade Commission.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Commission hereby gives notice of the scheduling of the 
final phase of antidumping and countervailing duty investigations Nos. 
701-TA-597 and 731-TA-1407 (Final) pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 
(``the Act'') to determine whether an industry in the United States is 
materially injured or threatened with material injury, or the 
establishment of an industry in the United States is materially 
retarded, by reason of imports of cast iron soil pipe from China, 
provided for in heading 7303.00.00 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of 
the United States, preliminarily determined by the Department of 
Commerce (``Commerce'') to be subsidized and sold at less-than-fair-
value.\1\
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Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 178 (Thursday, September 13, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 46517-46518]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19904]


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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation No. 337-TA-1132]


Certain Motorized Vehicles and Components Thereof; Institution of 
Investigation

AGENCY: U.S. International Trade Commission.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the 
U.S. International Trade Commission on August 1, 2018, under section 
337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, on behalf of FCA US LLC of 
Auburn Hills, Michigan. The complaint alleges violations of section 337 
based upon the importation into the United States, the sale for 
importation, and the sale within the United States after importation of 
certain motorized vehicles and components thereof by reason of: (1) 
Infringement of U.S. Trademark Registration No. 4,272,873 (``the '873 
mark''); U.S. Trademark Registration No. 2,862,487 (``the '487 mark''); 
U.S. Trademark Registration No. 2,161,779 (``the '779 mark''); U.S. 
Trademark Registration No. 2,794,553 (``the '553 mark''); and U.S. 
Trademark Registration No. 4,043,984 (``the '984 mark'
[18-19904] [Full Article] [PDF]

 
Federal Register International Trade Alert for 12 September 2018 jmurphy Thu, 09/13/2018 - 04:01 pm

FR Alert - Covering:09/12/2018


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 177 (Wednesday, September 12, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 46141-46142]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19850]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Foreign-Trade Zones Board

[Order No. 2058]


Approval of Subzone Status; Driftwood LNG, LLC, Sulphur, 
Louisiana

    Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign-Trade Zones Act of 
June 18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), the Foreign-Trade 
Zones Board (the Board) adopts the following Order:

    Whereas, the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Act provides for ``. . . the 
establishment. . . of foreign-trade zones in ports of entry of the 
United States, to expedite and encourage foreign commerce, and for 
other purposes,'' and authorizes the Foreign-Trade Zones Board to grant 
to qualified corporations the privilege of establishing foreign-trade 
zones in or adjacent to U.S. Customs and Border Protection ports of 
entry;
    Whereas, the Board's regulations (15 CFR part 400) provide for the 
establishment of subzones for specific uses;
    Whereas, the Lake Charles Harbor & Terminal District, grantee of 
Foreign-Trade Zone 87, has made application to the Board for the 
establishment of a subzone at the facility of Driftwood LNG, LLC, 
located in Sulphur, Louisiana (FT
[18-19850] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 177 (Wednesday, September 12, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Page 46143]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19831]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-122-855]


Polyethylene Terephthalate Resin From Canada: Notice of 
Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2017-2018

AGENCY: Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.

SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is rescinding its 
administrative review of polyethylene terephthalate resin from Canada 
for the period or review (POR) May 1, 2017, through April 30, 2018.

DATES: Applicable September 12, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Karine Gziryan, AD/CVD Operations, 
Office IV, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue 
NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-4081.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Background

    On May 1, 2018, Commerce published in the Federal Register a notice 
of ``Opportunity to Request Administrative Review'' of the antidumping 
duty order on polyethylene terephthalate resin from Canada for the 
POR.\1\ On May 31, 2018, in accordance with section 751(a) of the 
T
[18-19831] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 177 (Wednesday, September 12, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Page 46141]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19851]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Foreign-Trade Zones Board

[Order No. 2059]


Reorganization and Expansion of Foreign-Trade Zone 135 Under 
Alternative Site Framework; Palm Beach, Florida

    Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign-Trade Zones Act of 
June 18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), the Foreign-Trade 
Zones Board (the Board) adopts the following Order:

    Whereas, the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Act provides for ``. . . the 
establishment . . . of foreign-trade zones in ports of entry of the 
United States, to expedite and encourage foreign commerce, and for 
other purposes,'' and authorizes the Foreign-Trade Zones Board to grant 
to qualified corporations the privilege of establishing foreign-trade 
zones in or adjacent to U.S. Customs and Border Protection ports of 
entry;
    Whereas, the Board adopted the alternative site framework (ASF) (15 
CFR 400.2(c)) as an option for the establishment or reorganization of 
zones;
    Whereas, the Port of Palm Beach District, grantee of Foreign-Trade 
Zone 135, submitted an
[18-19851] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 177 (Wednesday, September 12, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Page 46142]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19843]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Foreign-Trade Zones Board

[Order No. 2060]


Reorganization of Foreign-Trade Zone 158 Under Alternative Site 
Framework; Vicksburg/Jackson, Mississippi

    Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign-Trade Zones Act of 
June 18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), the Foreign-Trade 
Zones Board (the Board) adopts the following Order:

    Whereas, the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Act provides for ``. . . the 
establishment . . . of foreign-trade zones in ports of entry of the 
United States, to expedite and encourage foreign commerce, and for 
other purposes,'' and authorizes the Foreign-Trade Zones Board to grant 
to qualified corporations the privilege of establishing foreign-trade 
zones in or adjacent to U.S. Customs and Border Protection ports of 
entry;
    Whereas, the Board adopted the alternative site framework (ASF) (15 
CFR Sec. 400.2(c)) as an option for the establishment or reorganization 
of zones;
    Whereas, the Greater Mississippi Foreign-Trade Zone, Inc., grantee 
of Foreign-Trade Zone 158, submitted an application to the Board (FTZ 
Docket B-22-2018, doc
[18-19843] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 177 (Wednesday, September 12, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Page 46142]
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[FR Doc No: 2018-19846]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Foreign-Trade Zones Board

[Order No. 2057]


Reorganization of Foreign-Trade Zone 105 Under Alternative Site 
Framework Providence, Rhode Island

    Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign-Trade Zones Act of 
June 18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), the Foreign-Trade 
Zones Board (the Board) adopts the following Order:

    Whereas, the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Act provides for ``. . . the 
establishment . . . of foreign-trade zones in ports of entry of the 
United States, to expedite and encourage foreign commerce, and for 
other purposes,'' and authorizes the Foreign-Trade Zones Board to grant 
to qualified corporations the privilege of establishing foreign-trade 
zones in or adjacent to U.S. Customs and Border Protection ports of 
entry;
    Whereas, the Board adopted the alternative site framework (ASF) (15 
CFR Sec. 400.2(c)) as an option for the establishment or reorganization 
of zones;
    Whereas, the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation, grantee of Foreign-
Trade Zone 105, submitted an application to the Board (FTZ Docket B-4-
2018, docketed January 25, 2
[18-19846] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 177 (Wednesday, September 12, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 46142-46143]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19844]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Foreign-Trade Zones Board

[Order No. 2061]


Reorganization of Foreign-Trade Zone 179 Under Alternative Site 
Framework, Madawaska, Maine

    Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign-Trade Zones Act of 
June 18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), the Foreign-Trade 
Zones Board (the Board) adopts the following Order:

    Whereas, the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Act provides for ``. . . the 
establishment . . . of foreign-trade zones in ports of entry of the 
United States, to expedite and encourage foreign commerce, and for 
other purposes,'' and authorizes the Foreign-Trade Zones Board to grant 
to qualified corporations the privilege of establishing foreign-trade 
zones in or adjacent to U.S. Customs and Border Protection ports of 
entry;
    Whereas, the Board adopted the alternative site framework (ASF) (15 
CFR Sec. 400.2(c)) as an option for the establishment or reorganization 
of zones;

[[Page 46143]]

    Whereas, the Madawaska Foreign-Trade Zone Corporation, grantee of 
Foreign-Trade Zone 179, submitted an application to the Board (FTZ 
Docket B-5-2018
[18-19844] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 177 (Wednesday, September 12, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 46148-46152]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19852]



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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

[Case No. CR-007]


Energy Conservation Program: Decision and Order Granting a Waiver 
to ITW Food Equipment Group, LLC From the Department of Energy 
Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Test Procedure

AGENCY: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Department of 
Energy.

ACTION: Notice of decision and order.

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SUMMARY: The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) gives notice of a Decision 
and Order (Case No. CR-007) that grants to ITW Food Equipment Group, 
LLC (ITW) a waiver from specified portions of the DOE test procedure 
for determining the energy consumption of commercial refrigerators, 
freezers, and refrigerator-freezers (collectively, ``commercial 
refrigeration equipment''). Under the Decision and Order, ITW is 
required to test and rate specified basic models of its commercial 
refrigeration equipment in accordance with a specified method.

DATES: The Decision and Order is effective on September 12, 2018. The 
Decision and Order will terminate in conjunction with any
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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 177 (Wednesday, September 12, 2018)]
[Rules and Regulations]
[Pages 46075-46098]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19384]


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BUREAU OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION

12 CFR Part 1070

[Docket No. CFPB-2016-0039]
RIN 3170-AA63


Disclosure of Records and Information

AGENCY: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.

ACTION: Final rule.

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SUMMARY: This final rule amends the procedures used by the public to 
obtain information from the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 
(Bureau) under the Freedom of Information Act, the Privacy Act of 1974, 
and in legal proceedings.

DATES: This final rule is effective October 12, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David Snyder, Senior Counsel, Legal 
Division, at 202-435-7758. If you require this document in an 
alternative electronic format, please contact 
[email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Background

    The Bureau first published the procedures used by the public to 
obtain information 
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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 177 (Wednesday, September 12, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 46254-46255]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19818]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Office of Foreign Assets Control


Notice of OFAC Sanctions Actions

AGENCY: Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets 
Control (OFAC) is publishing the names of persons that have been placed 
on OFAC's Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons List based 
on OFAC's determination that one or more applicable legal criteria were 
satisfied. All property and interests in property subject to U.S. 
jurisdiction of these persons are blocked, and U.S. persons are 
generally prohibited from engaging in transactions with them.

DATES: See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: OFAC: Associate Director for Global 
Targeting, tel.: 202-622-2420; Assistant Director for Sanctions 
Compliance & Evaluation, tel.: 202-622-2490; Assistant Director for 
Licensing, tel.: 202-622-2480; Assistant Director for Regulatory 
Affairs, tel. 202-622-4855; or the Department of the Treasury's 
[18-19818] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 177 (Wednesday, September 12, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Page 46255]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19804]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Office of Foreign Assets Control


Notice of OFAC Sanctions Action

AGENCY: Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets 
Control (OFAC) is publishing the name of one person that has been 
placed on OFAC's Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons 
List based on OFAC's determination that one or more applicable legal 
criteria were satisfied. All property and interests in property subject 
to U.S. jurisdiction of this person are blocked, and U.S. persons are 
generally prohibited from engaging in transactions with them.

DATES: See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section for applicable date(s).

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: OFAC: Associate Director for Global 
Targeting, tel.: 202-622-2420; Assistant Director for Sanctions 
Compliance & Evaluation, tel.: 202-622-2490; Assistant Director for 
Licensing, tel.: 202-622-2480; Assistant Director for Regulatory 
Affairs, tel. 202-622-4855; or the Department of the Tr
[18-19804] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 177 (Wednesday, September 12, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 46255-46256]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Office of Foreign Assets Control


Notice of OFAC Sanctions Actions

AGENCY: Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets 
Control (OFAC) is publishing the names of one or more persons that have 
been placed on OFAC's Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked 
Persons List based on OFAC's determination that one or more applicable 
legal criteria were satisfied. All property and interests in property 
subject to U.S. jurisdiction of these persons are blocked, and U.S. 
persons are generally prohibited from engaging in transactions with 
them.

DATES: See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: OFAC: Associate Director for Global 
Targeting, tel.: 202-622-2420; Assistant Director for Sanctions 
Compliance & Evaluation, tel.: 202-622-2490; Assistant Director for 
Licensing, tel.: 202-622-2480; or the Department of the Treasury's 
Office of the General Counsel: Office of the Chief Cou
[18-19785] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 177 (Wednesday, September 12, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 46256-46257]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Office of Foreign Assets Control


Notice of OFAC Sanctions Actions

SUB-AGENCY:  Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets 
Control (OFAC) is publishing the names of one or more persons that have 
been placed on OFAC's Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked 
Persons List pursuant to Executive Order 13582 of August 17, 2011, 
``Blocking Property of the Government of Syria and Prohibiting Certain 
Transactions With Respect to Syria.'' All property and interests in 
property subject to U.S. jurisdiction of these persons are blocked, and 
U.S. persons are generally prohibited from engaging in transactions 
with them.

DATES: See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: OFAC: Associate Director for Global 
Targeting, tel.: 202-622-2420; Assistant Director for Licensing, tel.: 
202-622-2480; Assistant Director for Regulatory Affairs, tel.: 202-622-
4855; Assistant Director for San
[18-19819] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 177 (Wednesday, September 12, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Page 46254]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Office of Foreign Assets Control


Notice of OFAC Sanctions Action

AGENCY: Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets 
Control (OFAC) is publishing an update to the identifying information 
of a person currently included in the list of Specially Designated 
Nationals and Blocked Persons. All property and interests in property 
subject to U.S. jurisdiction of these persons are blocked, and U.S. 
persons are generally prohibited from engaging in transactions with 
them.

DATES: See Supplementary Information section.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: OFAC: Associate Director for Global 
Targeting, tel.: 202-622-2420; Assistant Director for Sanctions 
Compliance & Evaluation, tel.: 202-622-2490; Assistant Director for 
Licensing, tel.: 202-622-2480; Assistant Director for Regulatory 
Affairs, tel. 202-622-4855; or the Department of the Treasury's 
[18-19817] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 177 (Wednesday, September 12, 2018)]
[Rules and Regulations]
[Pages 46107-46115]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19801]


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

40 CFR Parts 60, 61, and 63

[EPA-R06-OAR-2016-0091; FRL-9982-62--Region 6]


New Source Performance Standards and National Emission Standards 
for Hazardous Air Pollutants; Delegation of Authority to New Mexico

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Final rule; delegation of authority.

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SUMMARY: The New Mexico Environment Department (NMED) has submitted 
updated regulations for receiving delegation and approval of a program 
for the implementation and enforcement of certain New Source 
Performance Standards (NSPS) and National Emission Standards for 
Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) for all sources (both Title V and 
non-Title V sources). These updated regulations apply to certain NSPS 
promulgated by the EPA and amended between September 24, 2013 and 
January 15, 2017; certain NESHAP promulgated by the EPA and amended 
between January 1, 2011 and January 15, 2017; and other NESHAP 
[18-19801] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 177 (Wednesday, September 12, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 46189-46190]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19790]


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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation Nos. 731-TA-1422-1423 (Preliminary)]


Strontium Chromate From Austria and France; Institution of Anti-
Dumping Duty Investigations and Scheduling of Preliminary Phase 
Investigations

AGENCY:  United States International Trade Commission.

ACTION:  Notice.

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SUMMARY:  The Commission hereby gives notice of the institution of 
investigations and commencement of preliminary phase antidumping duty 
investigation Nos. 731-TA-1422-1423 (Preliminary) pursuant to the 
Tariff Act of 1930 (``the Act'') to determine whether there is a 
reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is 
materially injured or threatened with material injury, or the 
establishment of an industry in the United States is materially 
retarded, by reason of imports of strontium chromate from Austria and 
France, provided for in subheadings 2841.50.91 and 3212.90.00 of the 
Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, tha
[18-19790] [Full Article] [PDF]

 
Federal Register International Trade Alert for 11 September 2018 jmurphy Thu, 09/13/2018 - 04:00 pm

FR Alert - Covering:09/11/2018


Todays Federal Register




 

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 176 (Tuesday, September 11, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 45893-45897]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-570-016]


Certain Passenger Vehicle and Light Truck Tires From the People's 
Republic of China: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty 
Administrative Review, Preliminary Determination of No Shipments, and 
Rescission, in Part; 2016-2017

AGENCY: Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.

SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) preliminarily determines 
that certain producers and exporters of passenger vehicle and light 
truck tires (passenger tires) from the People's Republic of China 
(China) made sales of subject merchandise at prices below normal value 
(NV) during the period of review (POR) August 1, 2016, through July 31, 
2017.

DATES: Applicable September 11, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Toni Page, AD/CVD Operations, Office 
VII, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration,

[[Page 45894]]

U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, 
DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-1398.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

  
[18-19699] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 176 (Tuesday, September 11, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 45890-45893]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-570-028]


Hydrofluorocarbon Blends From the People's Republic of China: 
Preliminary Results of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and 
Preliminary Determination of No Shipments; 2016-2017

AGENCY: Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.

SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) preliminarily determines 
that sales of hydrofluorocarbon blends (HFCs), from the People's 
Republic of China (China) have been made below normal value (NV). We 
invite interested parties to comment on these preliminary results.

DATES: Applicable September 11, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Manuel Rey, Enforcement and 
Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of 
Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: 
(202) 482-5518.

Background

    Commerce is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping 
duty order on HFCs from China.\1\ The notice of initiation of this 
administrative review was published on

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[18-19700] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-570-044]


1,1,1,2-Tetrafluoroethane (R-134A) From the People's Republic of 
China: Notice of Rescission of the Antidumping Duty Administrative 
Review; 2016-2018

AGENCY: Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.

SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is rescinding the 
administrative review of the antidumping order on 1,1,1,2-
tetrafluoroethane (R-134A) from the People's Republic of China (China) 
covering the October 7, 2016, through March 31, 2018, period of review 
(POR).

DATES: Applicable September 11, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Paul Stolz, AD/CVD Operations, Office 
III, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, 
U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, 
DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-4474.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Background

    On April 2, 2018, Commerce published a notice of opportunity to 
request an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on R-
134A from China.\1\ On April 27, and April 30,
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-570-909]


Certain Steel Nails From the People's Republic of China: 
Preliminary Results of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and 
Preliminary Determination of No Shipments; 2016-2017

AGENCY: Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.

SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) preliminarily determines 
that certain steel nails (nails) from the People's Republic of China 
(China) were

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sold in the United States at less than normal value (NV) during the 
period of review (POR), August 1, 2016, through July 31, 2017.

DATES: Applicable September 11, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Susan Pulongbarit or Benito 
Ballesteros, AD/CVD Operations, Office V, Enforcement and Compliance, 
International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 
Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-4031 
or (202) 482-7425, respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Background

    On October 16, 2017, Commerce published in the Federal
[18-19698] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended 
Investigation; Opportunity To Request Administrative Review

AGENCY: Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.


FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brenda E. Brown, Office of AD/CVD 
Operations, Customs Liaison Unit, Enforcement and Compliance, 
International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 
Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230, telephone: (202) 482-
4735.

Background

    Each year during the anniversary month of the publication of an 
antidumping or countervailing duty order, finding, or suspended 
investigation, an interested party, as defined in section 771(9) of the 
Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), may request, in accordance 
with 19 CFR 351.213, that the Department of Commerce (Commerce) conduct 
an administrative review of that antidumping or countervailing duty 
order, finding, or suspended investigation.
    All deadlines for the submission of comments or actions by Commerce 
[18-19764] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-583-814]


Certain Circular Welded Non-Alloy Steel Pipe From Taiwan: 
Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2016-2017

AGENCY: Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.

SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is rescinding its 
administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain circular 
welded non-alloy steel pipe from Taiwan for the period of review (POR) 
November 1, 2016, through October 31, 2017.

DATES: Applicable September 11, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mark Flessner, AD/CVD Operations, 
Office VI, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue 
NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-6312.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    On November 1, 2017, Commerce published in the Federal Register a 
notice of opportunity to request an administrative review of the 
antidumping duty order \1\ on certain circular welded non-alloy steel 
pipe from Taiwan for the 
[18-19586] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 176 (Tuesday, September 11, 2018)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Pages 45851-45860]
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[FR Doc No: 2018-19577]


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This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains notices to the public of 
the proposed issuance of rules and regulations. The purpose of these 
notices is to give interested persons an opportunity to participate in 
the rule making prior to the adoption of the final rules.

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

10 CFR Part 431

[EERE-2017-BT-STD-0048]


Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for 
Dedicated-Purpose Pool Pump Motors, Notice of Request for Direct Final 
Rule

AGENCY: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Department of 
Energy (DOE).

ACTION: Notice of joint stakeholder proposal for direct final rule, and 
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[18-19577] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

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Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 176 (Tuesday, September 11, 2018)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


Initiation of Five-Year (Sunset) Reviews

AGENCY: Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.

SUMMARY: In accordance with the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the 
Act), the Department of Commerce (Commerce) is automatically initiating 
the five-year reviews (Sunset Reviews) of the antidumping and 
countervailing duty (AD/CVD) order(s) listed below. The International 
Trade Commission (the Commission) is publishing concurrently with this 
notice its notice of Institution of Five-Year Reviews which covers the 
same order(s).

DATES: Applicable September 1, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Commerce official identified in the 
Initiation of Review section below at AD/CVD Operations, Enforcement 
and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of 
Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230. For 
information from the Commission contact Mary Messer, Office of 
Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission at (202) 205-3193.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMA
[18-19766] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 176 (Tuesday, September 11, 2018)]
[Rules and Regulations]
[Pages 46026-46065]
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15 CFR Part 705





Submissions of Exclusion Requests and Objections to Submitted Requests 
for Steel and Aluminum; Final Rule

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Bureau of Industry and Security

15 CFR Part 705

[Docket No.: 180227217-8217-02]
RIN 0694-AH55


Submissions of Exclusion Requests and Objections to Submitted 
Requests for Steel and Aluminum

AGENCY: Office of Technology Evaluation, Bureau of Industry and 
Security, U.S. Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Interim final rule.

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SUMMARY: On March 8, 2018, President Trump issued Proclamations 9704 
and 9705 (referred to henceforth as the ``Proclamations''), impo
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 175 (Monday, September 10, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 45596-45607]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative 
Reviews

AGENCY: Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.

SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) has received requests to 
conduct administrative reviews of various antidumping and 
countervailing duty orders and findings with July anniversary dates. In 
accordance with Commerce's regulations, we are initiating those 
administrative reviews.

DATES: Applicable September 10, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brenda E. Brown, Office of AD/CVD 
Operations, Customs Liaison Unit, Enforcement and Compliance, 
International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 
Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230, telephone: (202) 482-
4735.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Background

    Commerce has received timely requests, in accordance with 19 CFR 
351.213(b), for administrative reviews of various antidumping and 
countervailing duty orders and findings with July anniversary dates.
    All deadlines f
[18-19570] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

Agency Notice

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-570-890]


Wooden Bedroom Furniture From the People's Republic of China: 
Notice of Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review

AGENCY: Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.

SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is rescinding, in part, 
the administrative review of the antidumping duty (AD) order on wooden 
bedroom furniture from the People's Republic of China (China) for the 
period January 1, 2017, through December 31, 2017.

DATES: Applicable September 10, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Patrick O'Connor, AD/CVD Operations, 
Office IV, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue 
NW, Washington, DC 20230, telephone: (202) 482-0989.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Background

    On January 2, 2018, Commerce published in the Federal Register, a 
notice of opportunity to request an administrative review of the AD 
order on wooden bedroom furniture from China (the Order) cove
[18-19569] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-570-967]


Aluminum Extrusions From the People's Republic of China: Final 
Results of Changed Circumstances Review

AGENCY: Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.

SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is recalculating the 
cash deposit rate for certain Chinese exporters to reflect the revised 
countervailing duty (CVD) export subsidy offsets from the amended final 
CVD determination.

DATES: Applicable September 10, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mark Flessner or Erin Kearney, AD/CVD 
Operations, Office VI, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue 
NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-6312 or (202) 482-0167, 
respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Background

    On July 20, 2018, Commerce published the initiation and preliminary 
results of its changed circumstances review of the antidumping duty 
order \1\ on aluminum extrusions from China pursuant to section 751(b) 
of t
[18-19571] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[C-570-017]


Certain Passenger Vehicle and Light Truck Tires From the People's 
Republic of China: Preliminary Results of Countervailing Duty 
Administrative Review and Rescission, in Part; 2016

AGENCY: Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.

SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) preliminarily determines 
that certain producers and exporters of passenger vehicle and light 
truck tires (passenger tires) from the People's Republic of China 
(China) received countervailable subsidies during the period of review 
(POR) January 1, 2016, through December 31, 2016.

DATES: Applicable September 10, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Andrew Huston, AD/CVD Operations, 
Office VII, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue 
NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-4261.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Background

    On August 10, 2015, Commerce issued a countervailing duty (CVD) 
order on passenger ti
[18-19572] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 175 (Monday, September 10, 2018)]
[Notices]
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International Energy Agency Meetings

AGENCY: Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice of meetings.

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SUMMARY: The Industry Advisory Board (IAB) to the International Energy 
Agency (IEA) will meet on September 18-19, 2018, at the Conference 
Centre of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 27, Rue de la 
Convention, 75015 Paris, France.

DATES: September 18-19, 2018.

ADDRESSES: 27, Rue de la Convention, 75015 Paris, France.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Thomas Reilly, Assistant General 
Counsel for International and National Security Programs, Department of 
Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20585, 202-586-
5000.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with section 252(c)(1)(A)(i) 
of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6272(c)(1)(A)(i)) 
(EPCA), the following notice of meetings is provided:
    A meeting involving members of the Industry Advisory Board (IAB) to 
the International Energy Agency (IEA) 
[18-19582] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 175 (Monday, September 10, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 45646-45647]
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U.S. Customs and Border Protection


Accreditation and Approval of Intertek USA, Inc. (Gonzalez, LA) 
as a Commercial Gauger and Laboratory

AGENCY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland 
Security.

ACTION: Notice of accreditation and approval of Intertek USA, Inc. 
(Gonzalez, LA), as a commercial gauger and laboratory.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that 
Intertek USA, Inc. (Gonzalez, LA), has been approved to gauge petroleum 
and certain petroleum products and accredited to test petroleum and 
certain petroleum products for customs purposes for the next three 
years as of May 25, 2017.

DATES: Intertek USA, Inc. (Gonzalez, LA) was approved and accredited as 
a commercial gauger and laboratory as of May 25, 2017. The next 
triennial inspection date will be scheduled for May 2020.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Christopher J. Mocella, Laboratories 
and Scientific Services Directorate, U.S. Customs and Border 
Protection, 1300 Pennsylva
[18-19613] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

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U.S. Customs and Border Protection


Accreditation and Approval of Inspectorate America Corporation 
(Savannah, GA), as a Commercial Gauger and Laboratory

AGENCY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland 
Security.

ACTION: Notice of accreditation and approval of Inspectorate America 
Corporation (Savannah, GA), as a commercial gauger and laboratory.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that 
Inspectorate America Corporation (Savannah, GA), has been approved to 
gauge petroleum and certain petroleum products and accredited to test 
petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes for the 
next three years as of October 11, 2017.

DATES: Inspectorate America Corporation (Savannah, GA) was accredited 
and approved, as a commercial gauger and laboratory as of October 11, 
2017. The next triennial inspection date will be scheduled for October 
2020.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Justin Shey, Laboratories and 
Scientific Services 
[18-19615] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

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U.S. Customs and Border Protection


Accreditation and Approval of Bennett Testing Service, Inc. 
(Rahway, NJ), as a Commercial Gauger and Laboratory

AGENCY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland 
Security.

ACTION: Notice of accreditation and approval of Bennett Testing 
Service, Inc. (Rahway, NJ), as a commercial gauger and laboratory.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that 
Bennett Testing Service, Inc. (Rahway, NJ), has been approved to gauge 
petroleum and certain petroleum products and accredited to test 
petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes for the 
next three years as of May 22, 2018.

DATES: Bennett Testing Service, Inc. (Rahway, NJ) was accredited and 
approved, as a commercial gauger and laboratory as of May 22, 2018. The 
next triennial inspection date will be scheduled for May 2021.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Justin Shey, Laboratories and 
Scientific Services Directorate, U.S. Customs and Border Pro
[18-19611] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

[Docket No. USCBP-2018-0034]


Commercial Customs Operations Advisory Committee (COAC)

AGENCY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Department of 
Homeland Security (DHS).

ACTION: Committee management; Notice of Federal Advisory Committee 
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SUMMARY: The Commercial Customs Operations Advisory Committee (COAC) 
will hold its quarterly meeting on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 in 
Washington, DC. The meeting will be open to the public.

DATES: The COAC will meet on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. 
to 5:00 p.m. EDT. Please note that the meeting may close early if the 
committee has completed its business.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Dirksen Senate Office 
Building, 50 Constitution Avenue NE, Room SD-G50, Washington, DC 20002. 
For information on facilities or services for individuals with 
disabilities or to request special assistance at the meeting, contact 
Ms. Florence Constant-Gibson, Office of Trade Relations, U.S. C
[18-19614] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 175 (Monday, September 10, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 45754-45755]
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Office of Foreign Assets Control


Notice of OFAC Sanctions Actions

AGENCY: Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets 
Control (OFAC) is publishing the names of one or more persons that have 
been placed on OFAC's Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked 
Persons List based on OFAC's determination that one or more applicable 
legal criteria were satisfied. All property and interests in property 
subject to U.S. jurisdiction of these persons are blocked, and U.S. 
persons are generally prohibited from engaging in transactions with 
them.

DATES: See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: 
    OFAC: Associate Director for Global Targeting, tel.: 202-622-2420; 
Assistant Director for Sanctions Compliance & Evaluation, tel.: 202-
622-2490; Assistant Director for Licensing, tel.: 202-622-2480; 
Assistant Director for Regulatory Affairs, tel. 202-622-4855; or the 
Department of the T
[18-19469] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

Agency Notice

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Office of Foreign Assets Control


Notice of OFAC Sanctions Actions

AGENCY: Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets 
Control (OFAC) is publishing the names of one or more persons that have 
been placed on OFAC's Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked 
Persons List based on OFAC's determination that one or more applicable 
legal criteria were satisfied. All property and interests in property 
subject to U.S. jurisdiction of these persons are blocked, and U.S. 
persons are generally prohibited from engaging in transactions with 
them.

DATES: See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: OFAC: Associate Director for Global 
Targeting, tel.: 202-622-2420; Assistant Director for Sanctions 
Compliance & Evaluation, tel.: 202-622-2490; Assistant Director for 
Licensing, tel.: 202-622-2480; Assistant Di
[18-19590] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

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Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 175 (Monday, September 10, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 45676-45677]
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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation No. 337-TA-1016 (Modification Proceeding)]


Certain Access Control Systems and Components Thereof; Notice of 
Institution of Modification Proceeding

AGENCY: U.S. International Trade Commission.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade 
Commission has determined to institute a modification proceeding in the 
above-captioned investigation.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Carl P. Bretscher, Office of the 
General Counsel, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW, 
Washington, DC 20436, telephone 202-205-2382. Copies of non-
confidential documents filed in connection with this investigation are 
or will be available for inspection during official business hours 
(8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.) in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. 
International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW, Washington, DC 20436, 
telephone (202) 205-2000. General information concerning t
[18-19498] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 175 (Monday, September 10, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 45679-45681]
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[Investigation No. 337-TA-1053]


Certain Two-Way Radio Equipment and Systems, Related Software and 
Components Thereof; Commission Determination To Review in Part an 
Initial Determination Finding a Violation of Section 337 and Order Nos. 
38 and 47; To Request Written Submissions on Remedy, Bonding, and the 
Public Interest; and To Extend the Target Date

AGENCY: U.S. International Trade Commission.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade 
Commission has determined to review-in-part a final initial 
determination (``ID'') of the presiding administrative law judge 
(``ALJ'') finding a violation of section 337 and the ALJ's Order Nos. 
38 and 47. The Commission is requesting written submissions on remedy, 
bonding, and the public interest including submissions in response to 
certain questions directed to the public interest. The Commission has 
also extended the target date for completion of the investigation to 
November 16, 2018.

FOR FURTHER IN
[18-19499] [Full Article] [PDF]

 

Agency Notice

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Notice of Receipt of Complaint; Solicitation of Comments Relating 
to the Public Interest

AGENCY: U.S. International Trade Commission.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade 
Commission has received a complaint entitled Certain Strength-Training 
Systems and Components Thereof, DN 3338; the Commission is soliciting 
comments on any public interest issues raised by the complaint or 
complainant's filing pursuant to the Commission's Rules of Practice and 
Procedure.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lisa R. Barton, Secretary to the 
Commission, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW, 
Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205-2000. The public version of 
the complaint can be accessed on the Commission's Electronic Document 
Information System (EDIS) at https://edis.usitc.gov, and will be 
available for inspection during official business hours (8:45 a.m. to 
5:15 p.m.) in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade 
Commiss
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Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 175 (Monday, September 10, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 45681-45682]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19587]


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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation No. 337-TA-1131]


Certain Wireless Mesh Networking Products and Related Components 
Thereof; Institution of Investigation

AGENCY: U.S. International Trade Commission.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the 
U.S. International Trade Commission on August 3, 2018, under section 
337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, on behalf of SIPCO LLC of 
Ashburn, Virginia. A supplement was filed on August 16, 2018. The 
complaint alleges violations of section 337 based upon the importation 
into the United States, the sale for importation, and the sale within 
the United States after importation of certain wireless mesh networking 
products and related components thereof by reason of infringement of 
certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 6,914,893 (``the '893 patent''); U.S. 
Patent No. 7,103,511 (``the '511 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 8,964,708 
(``the '708 patent''); and U.S. Patent No. 9,439,126 (``the '126 
patent''). The c
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Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 175 (Monday, September 10, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 45678-45679]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-19584]


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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION


The Appointment of the Commission's Administrative Law Judges for 
Section 337 Investigations

AGENCY: U.S. International Trade Commission.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade 
Commission's administrative law judges (``ALJs'') have been appointed 
in conformance with the Appointments Clause of the U.S. Constitution 
and with the Tariff Act.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sidney A. Rosenzweig, Office of the 
General Counsel, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW, 
Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 708-2532. General information 
concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its 
internet server at http://www.usitc.gov. Hearing-impaired persons are 
advised that information on this matter can be obtained by contacting 
the Commission TDD terminal on (202) 205-1810.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as 
amended (19 U.S.C. 1337), provides for certain determinations to be 
``made o
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