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[Federal Register: October 31, 1994]


[Order No. 705]

Grant of Authority for Subzone Status; Picker International,
Inc.; (Medical Diagnostic Imaging Equipment); Valley View, Ohio

    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, by an Act of Congress approved June 18, 1934, an Act ``To
provide for the establishment * * * of foreign-trade 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
Foreign-Trade 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 Board's regulations (15 CFR Part 400) provide for the
establishment of special-purpose subzones when existing zone facilities
cannot serve the specific use involved;
    Whereas, an application from the Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Port
Authority, grantee of Foreign-Trade Zone 40, for authorization for
special-purpose subzone status at the processing/distribution facility
of Picker International, Inc. in Valley View, Ohio, was filed by the
Board on July 30, 1993, and notice inviting public comment was given in
the Federal Register (FTZ Docket 36-93, 58 FR 42287, August 9, 1993);
    Whereas, the Board has found that the requirements of the FTZ Act
and Board's regulations are satisfied, and that approval of the
application is in the public interest;
    Now, Therefore, the Board hereby authorizes the establishment of a
subzone (Subzone 40F) at the plant site of Picker International, Inc.,
in Valley View, Ohio, at the location described in the application,
subject to the FTZ Act and the Board's regulations, including
Sec. 400.28.

    Signed at Washington, DC, this 21st day of October, 1994.
Susan G. Esserman,
Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Import Administration, Chairman,
Committee of Alternates, Foreign-Trade Zones Board.
John J. Da Ponte, Jr.,
Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 94-26893 Filed 10-28-94; 8:45 am]