Resolve, To Update Maine's Liquor Laws

Last updated: Jun 24, 2017

Details about this bill
Category: Alcohol / Tobacco / Guns
Status: Passed
Sponsor: Senator Brian Langley, Senate 28 - Cumberland County
Session: 128
Bill #: LD 957

Position:

Monitoring.

UPDATE: This bill has been passed, vetoed by the governor and overridden by the bodies. It will become law 90 days post-adjournment.

Summary:

This resolve requires the Department of Economic and Community Development and the Department of Administrative and Financial Services, Bureau of Alcoholic Beverages and Lottery Operations to convene a study group consisting of representatives of appropriate state agencies and stakeholders, including alcoholic beverage producers, distributors and retailers and representatives of entities that enforce the laws governing alcoholic beverages, to review and propose revisions to the laws governing alcoholic beverages to eliminate outdated laws, respond to industry concerns and support the State's emerging craft beer, wine and liquor industry.