[Federal Register Volume 62, Number 45 (Friday, March 7, 1997)]
[Page 10543]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 97-5635]



University of Pennsylvania; Notice of Decision on Application for 
Duty-Free Entry of Scientific Instrument

    This decision is made pursuant to Section 6(c) of the Educational, 
Scientific, and Cultural Materials Importation Act of 1966 (Pub. L. 89-
651, 80 Stat. 897; 15 CFR part 301). Related records can be viewed 
between 8:30 A.M. and 5:00 P.M. in Room 4211, U.S. Department of 
Commerce, 14th and Constitution Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C.
    Docket Number: 96-119. Applicant: University of Pennsylvania, 
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6272. Instrument: Electron Microscope, Model 
JEM-2010F. Manufacturer: JEOL Ltd., Japan. Intended Use: See notice at 
62 FR 979, January 7, 1997.
    Comments: None received. Decision: Approved. No instrument of 
equivalent scientific value to the foreign instrument, for such 
purposes as the instrument is intended to be used, was being 
manufactured in the United States at the time the instrument was 
ordered. Reasons: The foreign instrument is a conventional transmission 
electron microscope (CTEM) and is intended for research or scientific 
educational uses requiring a CTEM. We know of no CTEM, or any other 
instrument suited to these purposes, which was being manufactured in 
the United States at the time of order of the instrument.
Frank W. Creel,
Director, Statutory Import Programs Staff.
[FR Doc. 97-5635 Filed 3-6-97; 8:45 am]