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                             DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE 
                           Foreign-Trade Zones Board 
                                [Order No. 255] 
                                  49 FR 22842 
                                  June 1, 1984 
Approval for Expansion of Foreign-Trade Zone No. 68, El Paso, Texas  
TEXT: Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign-Trade Zones Act of June 
18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), and the Foreign-Trade Zones Board 
Regulations (15 CFR Part 400), the Foreign-Trade Zones Board (the Board) 
adopts the following order: 
   Whereas, the City of El Paso, Texas, Grantee of Foreign-Trade Zone No. 
68, has applied to the Board for authority to expand its general-purpose 
zone at the El Paso International Airport, El Paso, Texas, within the El 
Paso Customs port of entry; 
   Whereas, the application was accepted for filing on November 30, 1983, 
and notice inviting public comment was given to the Federal Register on 
December 14, 1983 (Docket No. 41-83, 48 FR 55599); 
   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 El Paso area; and, 
   Whereas, the Board has found that the requirements of the Foreign-Trade 
Zones Act, as amended, and the Board's regulations are satisfied, and that 
approval of the application is in the public interest; 
   Now, therefore, the Board hereby orders: 
   That the Grantee is authorized to expand its zone in accordance with the 
application filed November 30, 1983. The Grantee shall notify the Executive
Secretary of the Board for approval prior to the commencement of any 
manufacturing operations. The authority given in this Order is subject to 
settlement locally by the District Director of Customs and the District 
Army Engineer regarding compliance with their respective requirements 
relating to foreign-trade zones. 
   Signed at Washington, D.C. this 2nd day of May 1984. 
Alan F. Holmer, 
 Acting Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Trade Administration, Chairman, 
Committee of Alternates, Foreign-Trade Zones Board. 
John J. Da Ponte, Jr., 
   Executive Secretary.   
[FR Doc. 84-14787 Filed 5-31-84; 8:45 am]