Addition of New Grape Variety Names for American Wines

Docket ID: TTB-2011-0002
Agency: Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB)
Parent Agency: Department of the Treasury (TREAS)
TTB has received petitions proposing to add several names to the list of grape variety names used to designate American wines.
RIN: 1513-AA42
Impacts and Effects: Energy
CFR Citation: 27 CFR 4
Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant
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Publication Period: Fall 2012
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: No
Legal Authorities: 27 USC 205
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: No
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: No
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
ActionDateFR Citation
NPRM01/20/201176 FR 3573
NPRM Comment Period End03/21/2011
Final Rule10/27/201176 FR 66625
Final Rule Effective11/28/2011
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Keyword(s): wine, labeling, grape names, grape variety names, grape varieties
Type: Rulemaking

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Mar 21, 2011 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 01/20/2011
ID: TTB-2011-0002-0001
Comments Not Accepted
Posted: 10/27/2011
ID: TTB-2011-0002-0037

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Agency Contact
Jennifer K. Berry
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