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In accordance with Section 223 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended ("Act"), 19 U.S.C. 2273, the Department of Labor issued a Certification of Eligibility to Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance on February 13, 2012, applicable to workers of Chartis Global Services, Inc., Regional Service Center, a subsidiary of Chartis, Inc., Houston, Texas. The Department's Notice of Determination was published in the
During the course of the investigation of another petition, the Department reviewed the certification applicable to workers and former workers of the subject firm. The review revealed that the Regional Service Center is part of the Regional Processing Organization and that workers and former workers at an affiliated facility in Dallas, Texas operated in conjunction with the Houston, Texas facility and were similarly affected by the workers' firm's shift to a foreign country the supply of services like or directly competitive with the insurance writing support services supplied by the Regional Service Center.
In order to properly identify the worker group and to capture the entirety of the affected worker group, the Department is amending the certification (TA-W-81,263) to add "Regional Processing Organization" and to add workers at an affiliated location in Dallas, Texas (TA-W-81,263A). The amended notice applicable to TA-W-81,263 is hereby issued as follows: