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TTB requests comments on the use of "pure".

The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), has published an advanced notice of proposed rulemaking in the Federal Register soliciting comments regarding whether to amend the regulations concerning the use of the word "pure" or its variants in the labeling and advertising of alcohol beverage products.

In a statement, the agency said, "We wish to gather information by inviting comments from the public and industry as to how, if at all, the existing regulations should be amended.'

Written comments must be received on or before February 6, 2006.

Interested parties may send comments to any of the following addresses:

Director, Regulations and Rulings Division, Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, Attn: Notice No. 53, P.O. Box 14412, Washington, DC 20044-4412. Fax: 202-927-8525; E-mail: nprm@ttb.gov.

The agency's web-site is located at www.ttb.gov/alcohol/rules/index.htm.An online comment form is posted with this notice on the Web site. http://www.regulations. gov (Federal e-rulemaking portal; follow instructions for submitting comments).
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Date:Dec 12, 2005
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