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Social Media Bill Sent to Oklahoma Governor

Sent to he Governor, House Bill 1096 would authorize certain social media exchanges. Read More

OK Sampling Bill Amended

Amended in the House, S.B. 385 authorizes retail spirit, wine, or beer licensees to host tasting events. Read More

OK Sampling Bill Heads to house

Passing the Senate, S.B. 385 authorizes a retail spirits licensee to serve samples of beer, wine, and spirits to consumers on its licensed premises. Read More

Sampling Provisions Bill Clears OK House

Passing the House, H.B. 1098 authorizes retail spirits licensees to provide samples of alcoholic beverages on the licensed premises during business hours. Sample quantities are limited for each person during a 24-hour period as follows: beer and wine not …Read More

OK Retailer Ownership Allowance Clears Committee

Passing House committee, H.B. 2135 allows any out-of-state manufacturer or brewer who makes their products out of state to have an ownership interest in an Oklahoma retailer, so long as that retailer does not sell the products of the manufacturer …Read More

OK Supplier-Distributor Prohibitions Bill Progresses

Substituted in committee, H.B. 1920 prohibits beer brewers or importers from: requiring a distributor to gather or submit certain information for brands not brewed or imported by the brewer or importer; mandating hiring decisions or payment rates or incentives of …Read More

Exemption Provision Added to OK Distribution Agreement Bill

Passing committee with an amendment to exempt certain brewers and manufacturers from the provisions of this measure, Senate Bill 945 prohibits any beer distribution agreement with a manufacturer, brewer, or importer of beer from requiring wholesalers to submit certain records, …Read More

Social Media Bill Moves to Oklahoma Senate

Passing the House, House Bill 1096 would authorize certain social media exchanges. Read More

Prohibited Acts Addressed in OK Legislation

House Bill 1920 provides that a manufacturer, brewer, or importer of beer shall not commit certain acts relating to beer distribution. Read More

Multiple Sales Venue Bill Advances in OK

Passing committee, S.B. 85 seeks to authorize holders of multiple small brewer licenses to sell beer at multiple locations. Read More

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Pete Johnson

State & Regulatory Affairs Manager

Pete Johnson serves as the State & Regulatory Affairs Manager for the Brewers Association. He joined the BA at its inception in 2005, having previously worked as Programs Director for the Brewers Association of America. Before coming to the small brewing industry in 2001, Pete worked for 14 years with both state and federal elected officials in Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C.

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