Maine LD 1461: An Act To Allow All Manufacturers Licensed by the Bureau of Alcoholic Beverages and Lottery Operations To Provide Samples of Products to Retail Licensees

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


Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support


Sponsors

Principal Sponsor: Sen. Thomas Saviello of Franklin: (R – District 17) — e-mail

0 Cosponsors:

Actions

Chamber

Action
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
READ ONCE
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.

Bill Text

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An Act To Allow All Manufacturers Licensed by the Bureau of Alcoholic Beverages and Lottery Operations To Provide Samples of Products to Retail Licensees

Be it enacted by the People of the State of Maine as follows:

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:

summary

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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This information about LD 1461 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
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