Enrolled Senate Bill (S)

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Alcoholic beverage matters. Prohibits the alcohol and tobacco commission (commission) from issuing a beer dealer's permit to a package liquor store unless the proprietor of the package liquor store satisfies Indiana resident ownership requirements. Amends the ownership residency requirements for the issuance of an alcoholic beverage dealer's permit to a corporation, limited partnership, or limited liability company for the premises of a package liquor store. Allows the commission to renew or transfer ownership of an alcoholic beverage dealer's permit of any type for the holder of a dealer's permit who: (1) held the permit for the premises of a package Alcoholic beverage matters. Prohibits the alcohol and tobacco commission (commission) from issuing a beer dealer's permit to a package liquor store unless the proprietor of the package liquor store satisfies Indiana resident ownership requirements. Amends the ownership residency requirements for the issuance of an alcoholic beverage dealer's permit to a corporation, limited partnership, or limited liability company for the premises of a package liquor store. Allows the commission to renew or transfer ownership of an alcoholic beverage dealer's permit of any type for the holder of a dealer's permit who: (1) held the permit for the premises of a package liquor store before January 1, 2016; and (2) does not qualify for the permit under the amended residency requirements. Allows the refilling of a bottle or container with hard cider in an establishment that manufactures hard cider. Allows the refilling of a bottle or container with a product from a farm winery. Allows the holder of a retailer's permit issued for the premises of a hotel or restaurant to temporarily amend floor plans to use a banquet or gathering space to sell or dispense alcoholic beverages from a temporary bar or service bar. Allows, if certain conditions are met, the holder of a retailer's permit that is issued for the premises of a hotel that is owned by an accredited college or university to sell or dispense, for on premises consumption only, alcoholic beverages from a: (1) nonpermanent bar that is located on; or (2) service window located on the licensed premises that opens to; an outside area or terrace that is contiguous to the main building of the licensed premises of the hotel. Provides that a holder of a retailer's permit that is issued to a restaurant may sell or dispense alcoholic beverages from a service window that opens to an outside patio or terrace. ... View more