CS/HB 737: Craft Distilleries
GENERAL BILL by Commerce Committee ; DiCeglie ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Chambliss ; Fetterhoff ; Leek
Craft Distilleries; Authorizes craft distilleries to be licensed as specified vendors under certain circumstances; requires certain alcoholic beverages to be obtained through licensed distributor; prohibits distillery from operating as craft distillery until certain requirements are met; authorizes persons to have common ownership in craft distilleries under certain circumstances; requires minimum percentage of craft distillery’s total finished branded products to be distilled in this state & contain one or more Florida agricultural products.
Last Action: 4/13/2021 House - Laid on Table; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 46 (Ch. 2021-166)
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
• Referred to State Administration & Technology Appropriations Subcommittee
• Referred to Commerce Committee
• Now in Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
• Added to Regulatory Reform Subcommittee agenda
• Favorable by Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
• 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
• Reported out of Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
• Now in State Administration & Technology Appropriations Subcommittee
• Added to State Administration & Technology Appropriations Subcommittee agenda
• Favorable by State Administration & Technology Appropriations Subcommittee
• Reported out of State Administration & Technology Appropriations Subcommittee
• Now in Commerce Committee
• Added to Commerce Committee agenda
• Favorable with CS by Commerce Committee
• Reported out of Commerce Committee
• Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
• CS Filed
• 1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
• Bill referred to House Calendar
• Added to Second Reading Calendar
• Bill added to Special Order Calendar (4/13/2021)
• Substituted CS/CS/SB 46
• Laid on Table; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 46 (Ch. 2021-166)
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