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2010 House Bill 6224: Grant wine wholesaler monopolies; repeal Sunday morning alcohol ban

Public Act 213 of 2010

Introduced by Rep. Andrew Kandrevas (D) on May 27, 2010 To grant wine wholesalers within defined regions a monopoly on the sale of wine supplied by a particular winery or master distributor.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Regulatory Reform Committee on May 27, 2010
Reported in the House on August 25, 2010 Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Passed 99 to 5 in the House on September 8, 2010 (same description)
To grant wine wholesalers within defined regions a monopoly on the sale of wine supplied by a particular winery or master distributor.
Received in the Senate on September 14, 2010
Referred to the Senate Economic Development and Regulatory Reform Committee on September 14, 2010
Substitute offered in the Senate on November 10, 2010 To adopt a version of the bill that contains the provisions of 6007 as passed by the legislature, except for the ones vetoed by Gov. Granholm.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on November 10, 2010
Passed 25 to 13 in the Senate on November 10, 2010 To grant wine wholesalers within defined regions a monopoly on the sale of wine supplied by a particular winery or master distributor. Also, to repeal the state ban on Sunday morning (and Christmas) liquor sales if a store pays extra for a license and the local government doesn't have a ban; authorize liquor licenses for certain continuing care nursing homes; allow wine, beer and brandy maker tastings in package liquor stores; and more.
Received in the House on November 10, 2010
Passed 81 to 21 in the House on November 10, 2010 (same description)
To grant wine wholesalers within defined regions a monopoly on the sale of wine supplied by a particular winery or master distributor. Also, to repeal the state ban on Sunday morning (and Christmas) liquor sales if a store pays extra for a license and the local government doesn't have a ban; authorize liquor licenses for certain continuing care nursing homes; allow wine, beer and brandy maker tastings in package liquor stores; and more.
Signed by Gov. Jennifer Granholm on November 17, 2010

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