Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau April 28, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Certification Requirements for Imported Natural Wine (2005R-002P)
Document Number: E8-9173
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-04-28
Agency: Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau is adopting as a final rule, without changes, the temporary regulations implementing the certification requirements regarding production practices and procedures for imported natural wine. These requirements were adopted in section 2002 of the Miscellaneous Trade and Technical Corrections Act of 2004 as an amendment to section 5382 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986.
Proposed Establishment of the Snipes Mountain Viticultural Area (2007R-300P)
Document Number: E8-9172
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-04-28
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 establish the 4,145-acre ``Snipes Mountain'' viticultural area in Yakima County, Washington. 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. We invite comments on this proposed addition to our regulations.