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                           DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

                              (Order No. 614)

              Expansion of Foreign-Trade Zone 22, Chicago, IL

                        Wednesday, December 23, 1992

Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Act of June 
18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u) (the Act), and the FTZ Board 
Regulations (15 CFR part 400), the FTZ Board (the Board) adopts the 
following Resolution and Order:

Whereas, an application from the Illinois International Port District,
Grantee of Foreign-Trade Zone No. 22, for authority to expand its
general-purpose zone in the Chicago, Illinois, area, within the Chicago
Customs port of entry, was filed by the Board on September 16, 1991, and
notice inviting public comment was given in the Federal Register on
September 24, 1991 (Docket 53-91, 56 FR 48157);

Whereas, the application was amended on September 14, 1992 to request a
time extension of authority (to 12/31/94) for FTZ 22-Site 4 (57 FR 43693,

Whereas, an examiners committee has investigated the application in
accordance with the Board's regulations and recommends approval;

Whereas, the expansion is necessary to improve and expand zone services in
the Chicago area; and

Whereas, the Board has found that the requirements of the Act and the
Board's regulations are satisfied, and that approval is in the public 

Now, Therefore, the Board hereby orders:

That the grantee is authorized to expand its zone in accordance with the
application filed on September 16, 1991 and amended on September 14, 1992,
subject to the Act and the Board's regulations (as revised, 56 FR
50790-50808, 10-8-91), including  400.28.

Signed at Washington, DC, this 11th day of December, 1992.

Alan M. Dunn,

Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Import Administration, 
Chairman, Committee of Alternates, 
Foreign-Trade Zones Board.

John J. Da Ponte, Jr.,

Executive Secretary.

(FR Doc. 92-31167 Filed 12-22-92; 8:45 am)