Daily Rules, Proposed Rules, and Notices of the Federal Government


Employment and Training Administration


RG Steel Wheeling, LLC, a Division of RG Steel, LLC, Doing Business as Wheeling Corrugating Company, Including Workers Whose Wages Were Reported Through Severstal Wheeling, Beech Bottom, WV; Amended Certification Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance

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 September 25, 2012, applicable to workers of RG Steel Wheeling, LLC, a division of RG Steel, LLC, doing business as Wheeling Corrugating Company, Beech Bottom, West Virginia. The Department's notice of determination was published in theFederal Registeron October 12, 2012 (77 FR 62262).

At the request of a state workforce office, the Department reviewed the certification for workers of the subject firm. The workers are engaged in activities related to the production of roof and floor decks.

New information shows that some workers separated from employment at RG Steel Wheeling, LLC had their wages reported through a separate unemployment insurance (UI) tax account under the name Severstal Wheeling, a former owner of the workers' firm.

The intent of the Department's certification is to include all workers of the subject firm who meet the worker group certification criteria under Section 222(b) of the Act, 19 U.S.C. 2272(b).

Accordingly, the Department is amending this certification to properly reflect this matter.

The amended notice applicable to TA-W-81,879 is hereby issued as follows:

Signed in Washington, DC this 1st day of November, 2012. Elliott S. Kushner, Certifying Officer, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance.