Substitute Senate Bill No. 1193

Public Act No. 01-14

AN ACT CONCERNING BEER PACKAGING.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

(NEW) (a) A permittee issued a permit pursuant to section 30-20 of the general statutes who sells beer not to be consumed on the permit premises may sell bottles or cans of beer only (1) in the original package material in which the bottles or cans of beer were received, (2) as individual bottles or cans, or (3) if repackaged in a manner that is not misleading to a consumer or that does not result in omitting or obscuring any labeling required by statute or regulation.

(b) Nothing in subsection (a) of this section shall prevent a holder of a permit issued pursuant to the provisions of title 30 of the general statutes from making a claim for the replacement of beer delivered in a damaged condition to the holder of such permit by a wholesaler.

Approved May 15, 2001