Allow a Sales Representative To Serve Spirits or Wine at a Tasting Event
|Category:||Alcohol / Tobacco / Guns|
|Sponsor:||Representative Richard Malaby, House 34|
|Bill #:||LD 364|
UPDATE: This bill has been signed into law by Governor LePage. It is officially law and takes effect immediately. Link to Public Law, Chapter 129
UPDATE 5/31/15: The bill was amended with an emergency preamble which would allow it to take effect upon enactment. It has passed the House and Senate and awaits action from Governor LePage. He has 10 days to act upon it.
UPDATE 5/20/15: One of the committee members changed their vote to Ought Not to Pass.
UPDATE 4/12/15: The committee voted unanimously Ought to Pass as Amended.
This bill repeals the prohibition on a sales representative's pouring or distributing distilled spirits or wine at a tasting event.