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The DC Code: § 25-751 Limitations on container size.

Index25 Alcoholic Beverage Regulation (Refs & Annos)
The licensee under an off-premises retailer's license, class A, may sell and deliver no fewer than 6 miniatures of spirits or wine per purchase.
The licensee under a manufacturer's license, wholesaler's license, or an off-premises retailer's license shall not sell an alcoholic beverage in any container which does not comply with the standards of fill set forth in the most recent regulations issued under the Federal Alcohol Administration Act, approved August 29, 1935 (49 Stat. 977; 27 U.S.C. § 201 et seq.).
No person shall sell or deliver in the District alcoholic beverages in containers of a capacity of 1/10 gallon, except the following:
Scotch whiskey, Irish whiskey, brandy, and rum;
Cordials and liqueurs, cocktails, highballs, gin fizzes, bitters, and similar specialties; or
Domestic and imported still wines and sparking wines.

Historical and Statutory

D.C. Law 13-298 amended and enacted into law Title 25 of the District of Columbia Official Code. Legislative History of Laws For D.C. Law 13-298, see notes following § 25-101. DC CODE § 25-751 Current through December 11, 2012


(May 3, 2001, D.C. Law 13-298, § 101, 48 DCR 2959.)