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[Federal Register: May 9, 1996 (Volume 61, Number 91)]
[Page 21157]
From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access []


[Order No. 819]

Expansion of Foreign-Trade Zone 12 McAllen, TX

    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 McAllen Economic Development
Corporation, grantee of Foreign-Trade Zone 12, for authority to expand
its general-purpose zone in the McAllen, Texas, area was filed by the
Board on September 11, 1995 (FTZ Docket 52-95, 60 FR 48502, 9/19/95);
    Whereas, notice inviting public comment was given in the 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 12 is approved, subject to the Act
and the Board's regulations, including Section 400.28.

    Signed at Washington, DC, this 29th day of April 1996.
Susan G. Esserman,
Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Import Administration Alternate
Chairman Foreign-Trade Zones Board.
John J. Da Ponte, Jr.,
Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 96-11632 Filed 5-8-96; 8:45 am]