View Amendment Current Amendment: 2 to Bill 3137 Rep. McCRAVY proposes the following Amendment No. 2 to H. 3137 (COUNCIL\CZ\3137C001.NBD.CZ17):

Amend the bill, as and if amended, by striking SECTION 1 in its entirety and inserting:

/ SECTION      1.      Section 61-6-1140 of the 1976 Code, as added by Act 11 of 2009, is amended to read:

     "Section 61-6-1140.      A holder of a valid micro-distillery or manufacturer license issued by the State may permit tastings and retail sales of the alcoholic liquors produced at the licensed premises subject to the following limitations and any other limitations provided in this subarticle:
     (1)      tastings by and sales to consumers must be held in conjunction with a tour by the consumer of the on-site licensed premises;
     (2)      the micro-distillery or manufacturer shall establish appropriate protocols to ensure that a consumer sold or served alcoholic liquors pursuant to this section is not under twenty-one years of age and that a consumer shall not attend more than one tasting in a day;
     (3)      the micro-distillery or manufacturer shall dispense alcoholic liquors for tasting in quantities not greater than one-half ounce per sample;
     (4)      the micro-distillery or manufacturer may not dispense more than one and one-half ounces to an individual consumer in one day;
     (5)(4)      tastings and sales may occur only between the hours of nine a.m. and seven p.m., Monday through Saturday;
     (6)(5)      the micro-distillery or manufacturer may charge for alcoholic liquors consumed at a tasting, but must collect and remit the liquor by the drink excise tax pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 33, Title 12;
     (6)      the micro-distillery or manufacturer may provide mixers, which must be nonalcoholic and carry zero percent of alcohol by weight, in conjunction with the tasting, but the micro-distillery or manufacturer may not charge for the mixers;
     (7)      tastings may not occur in conjunction with the service of food in a restaurant setting; and
     (8)      only brands of alcoholic liquors actually manufactured, distilled, or fermented at and distributed to wholesalers from the licensed premises may be sold or offered for tasting."            /

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