DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
(Order No. 622)
Resolution and Order Approving the Application of the City and County of
Silver Bow for a Foreign Trade Zone in Butte-Silver Bow, MT
Monday, February 1, 1993
Resolution and Order
Pursuant to the 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 Resolution and Order:
The Board, having considered the matter, hereby orders:
After consideration of the application of the City and County of Butte-
Silver Bow, Montana, filed with the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Board (the
Board) on February 27, 1992, requesting a grant of authority for a general-
purpose foreign-trade zone in Butte-Silver Bow, Montana, within the Butte
Customs port of entry, the Board, finding that the requirements of the Act
and the Board's regulations are satisfied, and that the proposal is in the
public interest, approves the application.
Approval is subject to the FTZ Act and the FTZ Board's regulations (as
revised, 56 FR 50790-50808, 10/8/91), including § 400.28. The Secretary of
Commerce, as Chairman and Executive Officer of the Board, is hereby
authorized to issue a grant of authority and appropriate Board Order.
Grant of Authority
Whereas, By an Act of Congress approved June 18, 1934, an Act "To provide
for the establishment of
zones in ports of entry of the United States, to expedite and
encourage foreign commerce, and for other purposes," as amended (19 U.S.C.
81a-81u) (the Act), the
Zones Board (the Board) is authorized to grant to qualified
corporations the privilege of establishing
foreign-trade zones in or
adjacent to U.S. Customs ports of entry;
Whereas, The City and County of Butte-Silver Bow (the Grantee), a Montana
public corporation, has made application (filed 2-27-92, FTZ Docket 5-92,
57 FR 8293, 3-9-92) to the Board, requesting the establishment of a
foreign-trade zone in Butte-Silver Bow, Montana, within the Butte Customs
port of entry;
Whereas, Notice of said application has been given in the Federal Register
and public comment has been invited; and,
Whereas, The Board has found that the requirements of the Act and the
Board's regulations are satisfied, and that approval of the application is
in the public interest;
Now, therefore, The Board hereby grants to the Grantee the privilege of
establishing a foreign-trade zone, designated on the records of the Board
as Foreign-Trade Zone No. 190, at the site described in the application,
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 15th day of January 1993.
Foreign-Trade Zones Board.
Barbara H. Franklin,
Secretary of Commerce, Chairman and Executive Officer.
John J. Da Ponte, Jr.,
(FR Doc. 93-2153 Filed 1-29-93; 8:45 am)