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.