Establishment of "The Rocks District of Milton-Freewater" Viticultural Area

Docket ID: TTB-2014-0003
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 3,770-acre "The Rocks District of Milton-Freewater" viticultural area in Umatilla County, Oregon.

RIN: 1513-AC05
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 27 CFR 9
Priority: Routine and Frequent
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Publication Period: Spring 2015
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: No
Legal Authorities: 27 U.S.C. 205(e), 6 U.S.C. 531(d)
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
NPRM02/26/201479 FR 1074
NPRM Comment Period End04/28/2014
Final Rule02/09/201580 FR 6902
Final Rule Effective03/11/2015
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: TTB-2015-0003
Keyword(s): alcohol, wine, labeling, viticultural area, American viticultural area, AVA, The Rocks District of Milton-Freewater, The Rocks, Walla Walla, Umatilla County, Oregon
Type: Rulemaking

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Apr 28, 2014 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 02/26/2014
ID: TTB-2014-0003-0001
Comments Not Accepted
Posted: 02/09/2015
ID: TTB-2014-0003-0025

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 02/26/2014
ID: TTB-2014-0003-0004
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 02/26/2014
ID: TTB-2014-0003-0002
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 02/26/2014
ID: TTB-2014-0003-0003


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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
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