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TN Cold Beer Sales Prohibition Remains Under Consideration

Receiving committee consideration, S.B. 2636/H.B. 2845 seek to prohibit a beer permittee from selling at retail refrigerated or cold beer. Read More

TN Hemp Product Sales Bill Considered

Continuing under consideration in both chambers, S.B. 2427 /H.B. 2607 authorize retail package store licensees and beer permittees to sell hemp-based products. Read More

Beer tax Increase Proposal Signed by UT Governor

Signed by the Governor, H.B. 548, among a multitude of provisions, increases the tax on beer and uses the additional revenue to fund three new alcohol-related law enforcement officers dedicated to compliance. Read More

Event Permit Bill Passes VT House

Passing the House, H.B. 867, among several provisions, seeks to increase the limit on special event permits that may be acquired by an individual licensee from ten to twenty. Read More

Self-Distribution Prohibition Stalls in RI

Held for further study, House Bill 8024 prohibits manufacturers of alcoholic beverages from holding or having any interest in a wholesaler license. Read More

RI Keg Sales Legislation Stalls

Held in their respective committees for further study, H.B. 7842 / S.B. 2695 would allow for holders of a manufacturer’s license to sell one 1/6 barrel keg of malt beverage, produced on the premises, per day. Read More

RI Satellite Taproom Bill Held

Held in committee, Senate Bill 2786/House Bill 7843 would allow the holder of a manufacturer’s license to apply for two satellite taprooms located off the premises of the manufacturer and allow the manufacturer to transport beer, spirits or wine to …Read More

Tax Repeal Considered in RI

S.B. 2554 phases out the local meals and beverage tax by January 1, 2028. Read More

Beer Sales Tax Exemption Intro’d in RI

S.B. 2856 seeks to exempt from the sales and use tax the sale of beer and malt beverages at retail. Read More

MD Bill Removing Brewery Sales Restrictions Advances

Amended prior to passing the House, Senate Bill 1041 establishes direct-to-consumer alcoholic beverages permits authorizing the direct delivery of beer, wine, or liquor to a consumer and repeals off-premises sales restrictions for Class 5 brewery license holders. Read More

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Pete Johnson

State & Regulatory Affairs Manager

Pete Johnson serves as the State & Regulatory Affairs Manager for the Brewers Association (BA). He joined the BA at its inception in 2005, having previously worked as Programs Director for the Brewers Association of America. Before coming to the small brewing industry in 2001, Pete worked for 14 years with both state and federal elected officials in Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C.

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