LD 1461 (subjects: ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES , BEER )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=1461&PID=1456&snum=127
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|12/18/2015||Senate||Received by the Secretary of the Senate on December 17, 2015 and REFERRED to the Committee on VETERANS AND LEGAL AFFAIRS pursuant to Joint Rule 308.2|
|2/4/2016||Senate||On motion by Senator CYRWAY of Kennebec the Ought to Pass As Amended by Committee Amendment “A” (S-353) READ and ACCEPTED
Committee Amendment “A” (S-353) READ and ADOPTED
Assigned for Second Reading next Legislative Day
|2/9/2016||Senate||COMMITTEE ON BILLS IN THE SECOND READING REPORTS NO FURTHER VERBAL AMENDMENTS NECESSARY, Senator Saviello, Senate Chair. REPORT ACCEPTED.
READ A SECOND TIME and PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY Committee Amendment “A” (S-353).
Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence.
|2/11/2016||House||CONSENT CALENDAR – FIRST DAY
|2/16/2016||House||Committee on Bills in the Second Reading Reports no further verbal amendments necessary Representative McLEAN of Gorham, Chair, House of Representatives Report Accepted.
CONSENT CALENDAR – SECOND DAY.
The Bill was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by Committee Amendment “A” (S-353).
In concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|2/18/2016||House||PASSED TO BE ENACTED.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|2/23/2016||Senate||PASSED TO BE ENACTED, in concurrence.|
An Act To Allow All Manufacturers Licensed by the Bureau of Alcoholic Beverages and Lottery Operations To Provide Samples of Products to Retail Licensees
Sec. 1. 28-A MRSA 1402-A, first , as amended by PL 2011, c. 629, 25, is further amended to read:
A person licensed as a small brewery, small winery manufacturer or wholesaler may give a retail licensee samples of products under the following conditions:
This bill allows any person licensed as a manufacturer by the Department of Administrative and Financial Services, Bureau of Alcoholic Beverages and Lottery Operations to give a retail licensee samples of malt liquor and wine. Current law restricts this practice to small breweries, small wineries and wholesalers.
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