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Federal Register / Vol. 72, No.

225 / Friday, November 23, 2007 / Notices 65707

revocation of the antidumping duty 7222.30.00.00 of the Harmonized Tariff to issue assessment instructions to CBP
order on stainless steel bar from the Schedule of the United States (HTSUS). 15 days after the date of publication of
United Kingdom with respect to SAF Although the HTSUS subheadings are these final results of review.
2507 grade bar. See Initiation and provided for convenience and customs This notice serves as a reminder to
Preliminary Results. On October 25, purposes, the written description of the parties subject to administrative
2007, the Domestic Industry submitted scope of this order is dispositive. protective orders (APOs) of their
a letter reiterating that it does not object responsibility concerning the
Final Results of Changed
to the exclusion of SAF 2507 grade bar disposition of proprietary information
Circumstances Review and Revocation
from the order. disclosed under APO in accordance
of Order in Part
Scope of the Order with 19 CFR 351.306. Timely written
Pursuant to sections 751(d)(1) and notification of the return/destruction of
For purposes of this order, the term 782(h)(2) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as APO materials or conversion to judicial
‘‘stainless steel bar’’ includes articles of amended (the Act), the Department may protective order is hereby requested.
stainless steel in straight lengths that partially revoke an antidumping duty Failure to comply with the regulations
have been either hot-rolled, forged, order based on a review under section and terms of an APO is a sanctionable
turned, cold-drawn, cold-rolled or 751(b) of the Act (i.e., a changed violation.
otherwise cold-finished, or ground, circumstances review). Section 751(b)(1) This determination is issued and
having a uniform solid cross section of the Act requires a changed published in accordance with sections
along their whole length in the shape of circumstances review to be conducted 751(b)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Act and 19
circles, segments of circles, ovals, upon receipt of a request which shows CFR 351.216.
rectangles (including squares), triangles, changed circumstances sufficient to
hexagons, octagons, or other convex warrant a review. Dated: November 15, 2007.
polygons. Stainless steel bar includes In the instant review, based on the David M. Spooner,
cold-finished stainless steel bars that are information provided by Swagelok and Assistant Secretary for Import
turned or ground in straight lengths, the lack of interest on the part of the Administration.
whether produced from hot-rolled bar or Domestic Industry, the Department [FR Doc. E7–22865 Filed 11–21–07; 8:45 am]
from straightened and cut rod or wire, found preliminarily that the continued BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P
and reinforcing bars that have relief provided by the order with respect
indentations, ribs, grooves, or other to the product in question from the
deformations produced during the United Kingdom is no longer of interest DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
rolling process. to the Domestic Industry. See Initiation
Except as specified above, the scope and Preliminary Results. We did not Minority Business Development
does not include stainless steel semi- receive any comments objecting to our Agency
finished products, cut length flat-rolled preliminary results. Therefore, the [Docket No.: 071116709–7711–01]
products (i.e., cut length rolled products Department is partially revoking the
which if less than 4.75 mm in thickness order on stainless steel bar from the Extension of the Award Period for
have a width measuring at least 10 times United Kingdom with respect to grade Certain Minority Business Enterprise
the thickness, or if 4.75 mm or more in SAF 2507 stainless steel bar, as Centers
thickness having a width which exceeds described in the Scope of the Order
150 mm and measures at least twice the section of this notice. AGENCY: Minority Business
thickness), products that have been cut We will instruct U.S. Customs and Development Agency, Commerce.
from stainless steel sheet, strip or plate, Border Protection (CBP) to liquidate ACTION: Notice.
wire (i.e., cold-formed products in coils, without regard to antidumping duties
SUMMARY: The Minority Business
of any uniform solid cross section along and to refund any estimated
antidumping duties collected on entries Development Agency (MBDA) is
their whole length, which do not
of all shipments of the product in publishing this notice to allow for up to
conform to the definition of flat-rolled
question that are not covered by the a 180-day funded extension, on a non-
products), and angles, shapes and
final results of an administrative review competitive basis, of the overall award
Also excluded from the scope of the or automatic liquidation. The most periods for those Minority Business
order is grade SAF 2507 stainless steel recent period for which the Department Enterprise Centers (MBECs) identified
bar. SAF 2507 is cold worked and has completed an administrative review in this notice. MBDA is taking this
finished Super Duplex stainless steel or ordered automatic liquidation under action to allow for continued program
bar material having either a round or 19 CFR 351.212(c) is March 1, 2006, delivery by the incumbent MBEC
hexagonal cross section, conforming to through February 28, 2007. Any prior operators while MBDA completes the
UNS S32750, having a minimum entries are subject to either the final competitive solicitation and award
elevated tensile strength in excess of results of review or automatic processes for the next three (3) year
140 KSI, and a PRE (pitting resistant liquidation. Therefore, we will instruct MBEC award period.
equivalent) value of 42.5 minimum, CBP to liquidate, without regard to DATES: The award period and related
supplied in straight bar lengths. SAF antidumping duties, shipments of funding, if approved by the Department
2507 grade stainless steel bar is stainless steel bar from the United of Commerce Grants Officer, will
currently classified under HTSUS Kingdom meeting the specifications of commence January 1, 2008 and will
subheadings 7222.20.00.45 and the product in question entered, or continue for a period not to exceed 180
7222.20.00.75. withdrawn from warehouse, for days.
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The stainless steel bar subject to this consumption on or after March 1, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr.
order is currently classifiable under We will also instruct CBP to release any Efrain Gonzalez, Chief, Office of
subheadings 7222.11.00.05, cash deposits or bonds and pay interest Business Development, Minority
7222.11.00.50, 7222.19.00.05, on such refunds in accordance with Business Development Agency, 1401
7222.19.00.50, 7222.20.00.05, section 778 of the Act and 19 CFR Constitution Avenue, NW., Room 5075,
7222.20.00.45, 7222.20.00.75, and 351.222(g)(4). The Department intends Washington, DC 20230. Mr. Gonzalez

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65708 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 225 / Friday, November 23, 2007 / Notices

may be reached by telephone at (202) current continuing resolution, H.J. Res. COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING
482–1940 and by e-mail at 52, ‘‘Making continuing appropriations COMMISSION for the fiscal year 2008, and for other
purposes,’’ Public Law 110–92, as Sunshine Act Meetings
to Executive Order 11625, the MBEC amended by H.R. 3222, Public Law 110–
Program provides standardized business 116. In no event will MBDA or the
Commodity Futures Trading
assistance and development services Department of Commerce be responsible
directly to eligible minority-owned to cover any costs incurred outside of
businesses. The MBEC Program is a key the current award period by the TIME AND DATE: 11 a.m., Friday,
component of MBDA’s overall business incumbent operators of the MBEC December 7, 2007.
development assistance program and projects affected by this notice if the PLACE: 1155 21st St., NW., Washington,
promotes the growth and MBEC Program fails to receive funding DC, 9th Floor Commission Conference
competitiveness of minority business or is cancelled because of other MBDA Room.
enterprises and further incorporates an or Department priorities. Publication of STATUS: Closed.
entrepreneurial approach to the delivery this announcement does not oblige MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: Surveillance
of client services. This entrepreneurial MBDA or the Department to award any
strategy expands the reach and service matters.
extensions or to obligate any available
funds for such purpose.
requiring project operators to develop Sauntia S. Warfield, (202) 418–5084.
and to build upon strategic alliances Department of Commerce Pre-Award David A. Stawick,
with public and private sector partners Notification Requirements for Grants
Secretary of the Commission.
as a means of serving eligible businesses and Cooperative Agreements
[FR Doc. 07–5819 Filed 11–20–07; 11:30 am]
within each MBEC’s applicable
geographical service area. The Department of Commerce Pre- BILLING CODE 6351–01–M

This notice amends MBDA’s prior Award Notification Requirements for

Federal Register notice dated August Grants and Cooperative Agreements
contained in the December 30, 2004 COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING
17, 2004 (69 FR 51064), as amended on
Federal Register notice (69 FR 78389) COMMISSION
March 19, 2007 (72 FR 12769), to allow
for up to a 180-day funded extension, on are applicable to this notice. Sunshine Act Meetings
a non-competitive basis, of the overall
Executive Order 12866
award period for the following three AGENCY HOLDING THE MEETING:
MBECs: Miami/Ft. Lauderdale MBEC This notice has been determined to be Commodity Futures Trading
(M. Gill and Associates); Oklahoma City not significant for purposes of E.O. Commission.
MBEC (Langston University); and the 12866. TIME AND DATE: 11 a.m., Friday,
Honolulu MBEC (University of Hawaii). December 21, 2007.
MBDA is taking this action to allow for Executive Order 13132 (Federalism)
continued program delivery by the PLACE: 1155 21st St., NW., Washington,
incumbent MBEC operators while It has been determined that this notice DC, 9th Floor Commission Conference
MBDA completes the competitive does not contain policies with Room.
solicitation and award processes for the Federalism implications as that term is STATUS: Closed.
next three (3) year MBEC award period. defined in Executive Order 13132.
The allowable award extensions and Administrative Procedure Act/ matters.
additional funding set forth herein will Regulatory Flexibility Act CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION:
be made at the sole discretion of MBDA
and the Department of Commerce using Sauntia S. Warfield, (202) 418–5084.
Prior notice and an opportunity for
the evaluation criteria and process used public comment are not required by the David A. Stawick,
to determine the continuation of Administrative Procedure Act for rules Secretary of the Commission.
funding for the optional third-year of concerning public property, loans, [FR Doc. 07–5820 Filed 11–20–07; 11:30 am]
the original award. In making such grants, benefits, and contracts (5 U.S.C. BILLING CODE 6351–01–M
determinations, the following factors 553(a)(2)). Because notice and
will be considered: (1) The MBEC’s opportunity for comment are not
program performance rating during the required pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 553 or any COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING
prior program period; (2) the availability COMMISSION
other law, the analytical requirements of
of appropriated funds; and (3) MBDA
the Regulatory Flexibility Act (5 U.S.C.
and Department of Commerce priorities. Sunshine Act Meetings
MBDA will review the project’s 601 et seq.) are inapplicable. Therefore,
performance rating as evaluated through a regulatory flexibility analysis is not AGENCY HOLDING THE MEETING:
the standardized performance reports required and has not been prepared. Commodity Futures Trading
and assessments required under the Authority: 15 U.S.C. 1512 and Executive Commission.
MBEC Program. Order 11625. TIME AND DATE: 11 a.m., Friday,
Funding for the allowable award Dated: November 16, 2007. December 14, 2007.
extensions listed in this notice is
PLACE: 1155 21st St., NW., Washington,
mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES

contingent upon the availability of Ronald J. Marin,

Financial Management Officer, Minority DC, 9th Floor Commission Conference
Fiscal Year 2008 appropriations, which
Business Development Agency. Room.
have not yet been appropriated for the
NABEC program. MBDA therefore [FR Doc. E7–22844 Filed 11–21–07; 8:45 am] STATUS: Closed.
issues this notice subject to the BILLING CODE 3510–21–P MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: Surveillance
appropriations made available under the matters.

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