Senate File 176 - IntroducedA Bill ForAn Act 1relating to retail alcohol licenses for native wineries.
2BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA:
1   Section 1.  Section 123.176, subsection 5, Code 2023, is
2amended to read as follows:
   35.  Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter, a
4person engaged in the business of manufacturing native wine may
5be granted a class “C” retail alcohol license as defined in
6section 123.30. A manufacturer of native wine may be granted
7not more than two three class “C” retail alcohol licenses. A
8manufacturer of native wine may be issued a class “C” retail
9alcohol license regardless of whether the manufacturer is also
10a manufacturer of beer pursuant to a class “A” beer permit or a
11manufacturer of native distilled spirits pursuant to a class
12“A” native distilled spirits license.
13EXPLANATION
14The inclusion of this explanation does not constitute agreement with
15the explanation’s substance by the members of the general assembly.
   16This bill allows a person engaged in the business of
17manufacturing wine to be granted not more than three, instead
18of not more than two, class “C” retail alcohol licenses.
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