Miscellaneous Federal Register Documents

Miscellaneous documents and general notices published in the Federal Register by TTB are listed below.

Open for Comment

02/10/2021 - Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records Notice (SORN). In accordance with the Privace Act of 1974, the Department of the Treasury, Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), proposes to modify a current Treasury system of records. While there are no significant changes to this system of records, TTB is: (1) Revising the system's title to read "Department of the Treasury, Alcohol and Tobacco and Trade Bureau (TTB) .001--Regulatory Enforcement System of Records;" (2) clarifying the types of personally identifiable information (PII) contained in this system; and (3) adding or revising several routine use descriptions for this system to clarify to whom and for what purpose TTB may provide information contained in this system. Comments on this SORN are due to TTB by March 12, 2021. You may submit comments via the comment form for this SORN posted on the Regulations.gov website within Docket No. TTB-2020-0001.  Instructions for submitting comments via postal mail are included in the SORN.

Issued in 2019

04/11/2019 – Notice No. 180, Civil Monetary Penalty Inflation Adjustment—Alcohol Beverage Labeling Act informs the public that the maximum penalty for violations of the Alcoholic Beverage Labeling Act (ABLA) is being adjusted in accordance with the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1990, as amended.  The ABLA requires a health warning statement to appear on all containers of alcohol beverages sold or distributed in the United States and on such containers sold or distributed to members of the U.S. armed forces, including those stationed overseas.  Prior to the publication of this notice, any person who violated the provisions of the ABLA was subject to a civil penalty of not more than $20,521, with each day constituting a separate offense.  Notice No. 180 announces, as required by 27 CFR 16.33(b), that this maximum penalty is being increased to $21,039, effective April 11, 2019.  You also may view Notice No. 180 within Regulations.gov docket number TTB–2019–0002.

Issued in 2018

01/12/2018 – Notice No. 171, Civil Monetary Penalty Inflation Adjustment – Alcoholic Beverage Labeling Act 

Issued in 2017

01/10/2017 – Notice No. 170, Civil Monetary Penalty Inflation Adjustment – Alcoholic Beverage Labeling Act

01/09/2017 – Notice No. 169, TTB Cancels ITDS Pilot Test

Issued in 2015

08/07/2015 – Notice No. 156, TTB Announces ITDS Pilot Test; Seeks Comments on Import Filing Instructions

01/28/2015 – Privacy Act of 1974, as Amended (System of Records Notice)

Page last reviewed: August 11, 2015
Page last updated: February 10, 2021
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