DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
AGENCY: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, Department of the
ACTION: Notice and request for comments.
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 Miscellaneous Requests and Notices for Distilled Spirits Plants.
DATES: Written comments should be received on or before February 14,
2000 to be assured of consideration.
ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Linda Barnes, Bureau of
Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, 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 Steve
Simon, Regulations Division, 650 Massachusetts Avenue, NW., Washington,
DC 20226, (202) 927-8183.
Title: Miscellaneous Requests and Notices for Distilled Spirits
OMB Number: 1512-0206.
Form Number: ATF F 5110.41.
Abstract: The information provided by applicants assists ATF in
determining eligibility and providing for registration. These
eligibility requirements are for persons who wish to establish
distilled spirits plant (DSP) operations. Regulations in 27 CFR 19.151
and 19.186 require that any person who intends to establish a DSP or
succeed to the proprietorship of an existing DSP shall, before
commencing operations, make application and receive notice of
registration on ATF F 5110.41.
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: 328.
Estimated Time Per Respondent: 5 hours.
Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,620.
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: December 9, 1999.
William T. Earle,
Assistant Director (Management) CFO.
[FR Doc. 99-32467 Filed 12-14-99; 8:45 am]
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