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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
Foreign-Trade Zones Board
[Order No. 868]

 
Expansion of Foreign-Trade Zone 27 Boston, MA


    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, an application from the Massachusetts Port Authority, 
grantee of Foreign-Trade Zone 27, for authority to expand its general-
purpose zone in Boston, Massachusetts, was filed by the Board on April 
23, 1996 (FTZ Docket 33-96, 61 FR 19259, 5/1/96); and,
    Whereas, notice inviting public comment was given in Federal 
Register and the application has been processed pursuant to the FTZ Act 
and the Board's regulations; and,
    Whereas, the Board adopts the findings and recommendations of the 
examiner's report, and finds that the requirements of the FTZ Act and 
Board's regulations are satisfied, and that the proposal is in the 
public interest;
    Now, therefore, the Board hereby orders:
    The application to expand FTZ 27 is approved, subject to the Act 
and the Board's regulations, including Section 400.28.

    Signed at Washington, DC, this 10th day of February 1997.
Robert S. LaRussa,
Acting Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Import Administration, 
Alternate Chairman, Foreign-Trade Zones Board.
[FR Doc. 97-4221 Filed 2-19-97; 8:45 am]
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