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The DC Code: § 25-110 Manufacturer's licenses.

Index25 Alcoholic Beverage Regulation (Refs & Annos)
a
The following licenses shall be issued to manufacturers of alcoholic beverages:
1
(A) A manufacturer's license, class A, shall authorize the licensee to:
i
Operate a rectifying plant, at the place therein described, for the manufacture of the products of rectification by purifying or combining alcohol, spirits, wine, or beer; a distillery for the manufacture of alcohol or spirits by distillation or redistillation; or a winery for the manufacture of wine; and
ii
Sell the products manufactured under the license from the licensed establishment to another licensee under this title for resale or to a dealer licensed under the law of any state or territory of the United States for resale or to a consumer. The licensee may sell spirits to the consumer only in barrels and sealed bottles, which shall not be opened after sale or the contents consumed on the premises where sold.
B
A manufacturer operating a facility where more than 50% of alcohol produced is sold for nonbeverage purposes qualifies for a reduced license rate.
2
(A) A manufacturer's license, class B, shall authorize the licensee to operate a brewery for the manufacture of beer at the establishment described in the license.
B
The license shall authorize the licensee to sell the beer manufactured under the license to (i) another licensee under this title for resale; (ii) to a dealer licensed under the laws of any state or territory of the United States for resale; and (iii) to a consumer. The licensee may sell beer to the consumer only in barrels, kegs, and sealed bottles, which shall not be opened after sale, or the contents consumed, on the premises where sold.
b
A separate license shall be required for each establishment under subsection (a)(1)(A)(i) of this section.

Historical and Statutory

D.C. Law 13-298 amended and enacted into law Title 25 of the District of Columbia Official Code. The text of this section is derived from provisions formerly found in D.C. Code § 25-111(a)(1), (2). Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 25-110. 1973 Ed., § 25-111. Effect of Amendments D.C. Law 19-168, in subsec. (a)(1)(A)(ii), substituted "of the United States for resale or to a consumer. The licensee may sell spirits to the consumer only in barrels and sealed bottles, which shall not be opened after sale or the contents consumed on the premises where sold." for "of the United States for resale.". Temporary Amendments of Section Section 2(b) of D.C. Law 12-48, in (a), substituted "23" for "22" in the introductory language; and added (7)(G-i). Section 5(b) of D.C. Law 12-48 provides that the act shall expire after 225 days of its having taken effect. Emergency Act Amendments For temporary amendment of section, see § 2(b)(2) of the Alcoholic Beverage Control DC Arena Emergency Amendment Act of 1997 (D.C. Act 12-121, August 1, 1997, 44 DCR 4645), § 2(b) of the Alcoholic Beverage Control DC Arena Legislative Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1997 (D.C. Act 12-174, October 30, 1997, DCR 6914), § 2(b) of the Alcoholic Beverage Control DC Arena Congressional Recess Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-290, February 27, 1998, 45 DCR 1749), § 2(b) of the Alcoholic Beverage Control DC Arena Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-478, October 28, 1998, 45 DCR 8010), and § 2(b) of the Alcoholic Beverage Control DC Arena Second Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-551, December 24, 1998, 45 DCR 517). For temporary amendment of § 5 of the Alcoholic Beverage Control DC Arena Second Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-551, December 24, 1998, 45 DCR 517), see § 3 of the Omnibus Regulatory Reform and Alcoholic Beverage Control DC Arena Clarifying Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-1, January 29, 1999, 46 DCR 2284). Legislative History of Laws For D.C. Law 13-298, see notes following § 25-101. Law 1-102, the "Standing Up Service Act," was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 1-329, which was referred to the Committee on Public Services and Consumer Affairs. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on September 15, 1976 and October 12, 1976, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on November 8, 1976, it was assigned Act No. 1-171 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. For legislative history of D.C. Law 2-73, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 25-101. For legislative history of D.C. Law 3-157, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 25-211. For legislative history of D.C. Law 4-157, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 25-101. For legislative history of D.C. Law 4-204, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 25-101. For legislative history of D.C. Law 5-16, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 25-101. For legislative history of D.C. Law 5-51, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 25-206. For legislative history of D.C. Law 6-217, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 25-101. For legislative history of D.C. Law 9-40, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 25-101. For legislative history of D.C. Law 10-122, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 25-785. For legislative history of D.C. Law 12-48 and D.C. Law 12-202, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 25-101. Law 12-261, the "Second Omnibus Regulatory Reform Amendment Act of 1998," was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 12-845, which was referred to the Committee of the Whole. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on December 1, 1998, and December 15, 1998, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on December 31, 1998, it was assigned Act No. 12-615 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 12-261 became effective on April 20, 1999. Law 19-168, the "Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Support Act of 2012", was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 19-743, which was referred to the Committee of the Whole. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on May 15, 2012, and June 5, 2012respectively. Signed by the Mayor on June 22, 2012, it was assigned Act No. 19-385 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 19-168 became effective on September 20, 2012. Miscellaneous Notes Short title: Section 2111 of D.C. Law 19-168 provided that subtitle L of title II of the act may be cited as "Distillery Manufacturer's Tasting Permit and Consumer Sales Act of 2012". DC CODE § 25-110 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Jan. 24, 1934, 48 Stat. 324, ch. 4, § 11; Apr. 30, 1934, 48 Stat. 654, ch. 181, § 1; June 18, 1934, 48 Stat. 997, ch. 588; July 2, 1935, 49 Stat. 444, ch. 359; Aug. 27, 1935, 49 Stat. 898, 899, ch. 756, §§ 3-7; June 15, 1938, 52 Stat. 691, ch. 396, §§ 1, 2; May 27, 1949, 63 Stat. 133, ch. 146, title V, § 501; June 29, 1953, 67 Stat. 103, ch. 159, § 404(d); May 31, 1962, 76 Stat. 89, Pub. L. 87-470, § 1; Dec. 8, 1970, 84 Stat. 1393, Pub. L. 91-535, § 2; Apr. 6, 1977, D.C. Law 1-102, § 2(a), (b), 23 DCR 8732; Apr. 18, 1978, D.C. Law 2-73, § 3, 24 DCR 7066; Mar. 5, 1981, D.C. Law 3-157, § 2(b), 27 DCR 5117; Sept. 29, 1982, D.C. Law 4-157, §§ 6, 15, 29 DCR 3617; Mar. 10, 1983, D.C. Law 4-204, § 2, 30 DCR 185; Aug. 2, 1983, D.C. Law, 5-16, § 3, 30 DCR 3193; Mar. 8, 1984, D.C. Law 5-51, § 2(a), 30 DCR 5927; Mar. 7, 1987, D.C. Law 6-217, § 5, 34 DCR 907; Aug. 17, 1991, D.C. Law 9-40, § 2(b), 38 DCR 4974; May 24, 1994, D.C. Law 10-122, § 2(e), 41 DCR 1658; Mar. 26, 1999, D.C. Law 12-202, § 2(b), 45 DCR 8412; Apr. 20, 1999, D.C. Law 12-261, § 2003(q)(1), 46 DCR 3142; May 3, 2001, D.C. Law 13- 298, § 101, 48 DCR 2959; Sept. 20, 2012, D.C. Law 19-168, § 2112(a), 59 DCR 8025.)