Proposed Establishment of the Big Valley District–Lake County and Kelsey Bench–Lake County Viticultural Areas, and Modification of the Red Hills Lake County Viticultural Area

Docket ID: TTB-2013-0003
Agency: Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB)
Parent Agency: Department of the Treasury (TREAS)
The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau proposes to establish the 11,000-acre "Big Valley District-Lake County" and the 9,000-acre "Kelsey Bench-Lake County" viticultural areas and modify the boundary of the established Red Hills Lake County viticultural area in Lake County, California.
RIN: 1513-AB99
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 27 CFR 9
Priority: Routine and Frequent
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Publication Period: Fall 2013
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
Energy Effects: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
ActionDateFR Citation
NPRM04/05/201378 FR 20544
NPRM Comment Period End06/04/2013
Final Rule10/02/201378 FR 60686
Final Rule Effective11/01/2013
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Keyword(s): alcohol, alcohol labeling, wine, wine labeling, American viticultural areas, viticultural areas, California, Lake County, North Coast, Clear Lake, Big Valley District-Lake County, Big Valley, Kelsey Bench-Lake County, Kelsey Bench, Red Hills Lake County
Type: Rulemaking

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Jun 04, 2013 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 04/05/2013
ID: TTB-2013-0003-0001

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 03/01/2016
ID: TTB-2013-0003-0010
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 03/01/2016
ID: TTB-2013-0003-0009
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 03/01/2016
ID: TTB-2013-0003-0016


No comments posted.

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Agency Contact
Karen A. Thornton
202 453-1039, 175
202 453-2406 (Fax)
1310 G Street NW., Box 12, Washington, DC 20005
Washington, DC 20005
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