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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives


DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms

Proposed Collection; Comment Request

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing

effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the
general

public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to
comment

on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required
by

the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C.

3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and
Firearms

within the Department of the Treasury is soliciting comments
concerning

the Application to Establish and Operate Wine Premises and Wine
Bond.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before January
4, 2000

to be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Bureau of Alcohol,
Tobacco

and Firearms, Linda Barnes, 650 Massachusetts Avenue, NW., Washington,

DC 20226, (202) 927-8930.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information
or

copies of the form(s) and instructions should be directed to
Tom Busey,

Regulations Division, 650 Massachusetts Avenue, NW., Washington,
DC

20226, (202) 927-8930.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Title: Application to Establish and Operate Wine Premises and
Wine

Bond.

OMB Number: 1512-0058.

Form Number: ATF F 5120.25 and ATF F 5120.36.

Abstract: ATF F 5120.25 is used to establish the qualifications
of

an applicant for a wine premises. The applicant certifies the
intention

to produce and/or store a specified amount of wine and take
certain

precautions to protect it from unauthorized use. ATF F 5120.36
is used

by the proprietor and a surety company as a contract to ensure
the

payment of the wine excise tax.

Current Actions: There are no changes to this information

collection and it is being submitted for extension purposes
only.

Type of Review: Extension.

Affected Public: Business or other for-profit.

Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,720.

Estimated Time Per Respondent: 1 hour.

Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 810.

Request for Comments

Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized

and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All comments
will

become a matter of public record.

Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information

is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of
the agency,

including whether the information shall have practical utility;
(b) the

accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the collection
of

information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity
of

the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden
of the

collection of information on respondents, including through
the use of

automated collection techniques or other forms of information

technology; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and
costs of

operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide

information.

Dated: October 28, 1999.

William T. Earle,

Assistant Director (Management) CFO.

[FR Doc. 99-29007 Filed 11-4-99; 8:45 am]

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