Department of Treasury July 1, 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Establishment of the High Valley Viticultural Area (2003R-361P)
Document Number: 05-13042
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-01
Agency: Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This Treasury decision establishes the 14,000-acre High Valley viticultural area in Lake County, California. We designate viticultural areas to allow vintners to better describe the origin of their wines and to allow consumers to better identify wines they may purchase.
Proposed Change to Vintage Date Requirements (2005R-212P)
Document Number: 05-13041
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-07-01
Agency: Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau proposes to change the minimum content requirement for vintage date statements on some wine labels. We take this action in response to a petition from a trade association representing California wineries. We invite comments on this proposed amendment to our regulations.
Establishment of Alexandria Lakes Viticultural Area (2002R-152P)
Document Number: 05-13040
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-01
Agency: Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This Treasury decision establishes the Alexandria Lakes viticultural area in Douglas County, Minnesota. We designate viticultural areas to allow vintners to better describe the origin of their wines and to allow consumers to better identify wines they may purchase.
Establishment of the Horse Heaven Hills Viticultural Area (2002R-103P)
Document Number: 05-13039
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-01
Agency: Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This Treasury decision establishes the 570,000-acre Horse Heaven Hills viticultural area in south-central Washington State. Located along the Columbia River in portions of Klickitat, Yakima, and Benton counties, the Horse Heaven Hills area is about 115 miles east of Vancouver, Washington, and lies entirely within the established Columbia Valley viticultural area. We designate viticultural areas to allow vintners to better describe the origin of their wines and to allow consumers to better identify wines they may purchase.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-13023
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-01
Agency: Department of the Treasury, Department of Treasury
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-13022
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-01
Agency: Department of the Treasury, Department of Treasury
Renegotiation Board Interest Rate; Prompt Payment Interest Rate; Contract Disputes Act
Document Number: 05-12981
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-01
Agency: Fiscal Service, Public Debt Bureau, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
For the period beginning July 1, 2005 and ending on December 31, 2005, the prompt payment interest rate is 4.500 per centum per annum.
Application of the Federal Insurance Contributions Act, Federal Unemployment Tax Act, and Collection of Income Tax at Source to Statutory Stock Options
Document Number: 05-12956
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-07-01
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document withdraws the notice of proposed rulemaking relating to the application of the Federal Insurance Contributions Act (FICA), Federal Unemployment Tax Act (FUTA), and Collection of Income Tax at Source to incentive stock options and options granted under employee stock purchase plans (collectively referred to as ``statutory stock options'') that was published on November 14, 2001. This withdrawal affects employers that grant these options and employees who exercise these options.
Fiscal Service
Document Number: 05-12850
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-01
Agency: Department of Treasury, Part III, Fiscal Service, Public Debt Bureau
Alphabetical Listing Of Blocked Persons, Specially Designated Nationals, Specially Designated Terrorists, Specially Designated Global Terrorists, Foreign Terrorist Organizations, and Specially Designated Narcotics Traffickers
Document Number: 05-12775
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-01
Agency: Department of the Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control, Foreign Assets Control Office, Department of Treasury
The Treasury Department is amending appendix A to 31 CFR chapter V to (1) reflect the addition or removal, since it was last published, of the names of individuals and entities subject to the various economic sanctions programs administered by the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control and (2) provide updated identifying and clarifying information for certain individuals and entities included in the appendix. The Treasury Department also is amending the notes to the appendices to 31 CFR chapter V to reflect the revisions to appendix A and changes in the status of several programs.