Allow Maine Manufacturers To Sell Products and To Allow Taste Testings at Farmers' Markets

Last updated: Jun 18, 2017

Details about this bill
Category: Alcohol / Tobacco / Guns
Status: Passed
Sponsor: Representative Craig Hickman, House 81
Session: 128
Bill #: LD 1536

Position:

Monitoring.

UPDATE: This bill has been signed by the governor. It takes effect 90 days post-adjournment.

Summary:

This bill allows the sale of wine, spirits and malt liquor manufactured in Maine for off-premises consumption at taste-testing events and the sale of spirits manufactured in Maine at farmers' markets. Under current law, the sale of wine and malt liquor at farmers' markets is allowed. The bill also allows taste testings to be conducted at farmers' markets.