ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CODE


TITLE 3. LICENSES AND PERMITS


SUBTITLE A. PERMITS


CHAPTER 12A. BREWER'S SELF-DISTRIBUTION PERMIT


Sec. 12A.01. ELIGIBILITY FOR PERMIT. A brewer's self-distribution permit may be issued only to the holder of a brewer's permit under Chapter 12 or the holder of a nonresident brewer's permit under Chapter 13.

Added by Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 533 (S.B. 516), Sec. 2, eff. June 14, 2013.

Sec. 12A.02. AUTHORIZED ACTIVITIES. (a) A holder of a brewer's self-distribution permit whose annual production of ale under the brewer's or nonresident brewer's permit, together with the annual production of beer by the holder of a manufacturer's or nonresident manufacturer's license at all premises owned directly or indirectly by the permit holder or an affiliate or subsidiary of the permit holder, does not exceed 125,000 barrels may sell ale produced under the brewer's or nonresident brewer's permit to those persons to whom the holder of a general class B wholesaler's permit may sell ale under Section 20.01(3).

(b) The total combined sales of ale under this section, together with the sales of beer by the holder of a manufacturer's self-distribution license under Section 62A.02 at all premises owned directly or indirectly by the permit holder or an affiliate or subsidiary of the permit holder, may not exceed 40,000 barrels annually.

(c) With regard to a sale under this section, the holder of a brewer's self-distribution permit has the same authority and is subject to the same requirements that apply to a sale made by the holder of a general class B wholesaler's permit.

(d) Ale sold under this section may be shipped only from a brewery in this state.

Added by Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 533 (S.B. 516), Sec. 2, eff. June 14, 2013.

Amended by:

Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1129 (H.B. 3287), Sec. 3, eff. June 15, 2017.

Sec. 12A.03. FEE. The annual state fee for a brewer's self-distribution permit is $250.

Added by Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 533 (S.B. 516), Sec. 2, eff. June 14, 2013.

Sec. 12A.04. REPORT OF SALES TO RETAILERS. (a) Not later than the 15th day of each month, the holder of a brewer's self-distribution permit shall file a report with the commission that contains information relating to the sales made by the permit holder to a retailer during the preceding calendar month.

(b) The commission shall by rule determine the information that is required to be reported under this section and the manner in which the report must be submitted to the commission. The commission may require the report to contain the same information reported to the comptroller under Section 151.462, Tax Code.

Added by Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 533 (S.B. 516), Sec. 2, eff. June 14, 2013.