House Bill 2669 seeks to allow any person or establishment currently licensed in this state or any other state as an alcohol manufacturer to apply for an alcoholic beverage direct shipper license which allows a manufacturer to ship all types of alcoholic beverages that the licensee is authorized to sell. An alcoholic beverage direct shipper licensee is authorized to ship directly to a resident of this state who is at least twenty-one years of age for such resident’s personal use and not for resale with the following aggregate limits: (1) Distilled alcohol, in quantities not to exceed nine liters per consumer per month; and (2) Undistilled alcohol, in quantities not to exceed eighteen liters or two cases, containing a maximum of nine liters per case, per consumer per month.
Pete Johnson serves as the State & Regulatory Affairs Manager for the Brewers Association (BA). 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.See Pete Johnson's Articles