ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CODE


TITLE 3. LICENSES AND PERMITS


SUBTITLE B. LICENSES


CHAPTER 62A. MANUFACTURER'S SELF-DISTRIBUTION LICENSE


Sec. 62A.01. ELIGIBILITY FOR LICENSE. A manufacturer's self-distribution license may be issued only to the holder of a manufacturer's license under Chapter 62 or the holder of a nonresident manufacturer's license under Chapter 63.

Added by Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 534 (S.B. 517), Sec. 2, eff. June 14, 2013.

This section was amended by the 85th Legislature. Pending publication of the current statutes, see H.B. 3287, 85th Legislature, Regular Session, for amendments affecting this section.


Sec. 62A.02. AUTHORIZED ACTIVITIES. (a) A holder of a manufacturer's self-distribution license whose annual production of beer under the manufacturer's or nonresident manufacturer's license, together with the annual production of ale by the holder of a brewer's or nonresident brewer's permit at the same premises, does not exceed 125,000 barrels may sell beer produced under the manufacturer's or nonresident manufacturer's license to those persons to whom the holder of a general distributor's license may sell beer under Section 64.01(a)(2).

(b) The total combined sales of beer under this section, together with the sales of ale by the holder of a brewer's self-distribution permit under Section 12A.02 at the same premises, may not exceed 40,000 barrels annually.

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

(d) Beer sold under this section may be shipped only from a manufacturing facility in this state.

Added by Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 534 (S.B. 517), Sec. 2, eff. June 14, 2013.

Sec. 62A.03. FEE. The annual state fee for a manufacturer's self-distribution license is $250.

Added by Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 534 (S.B. 517), Sec. 2, eff. June 14, 2013.

Sec. 62A.04. REPORT OF SALES TO RETAILERS. (a) Not later than the 15th day of each month, the holder of a manufacturer's self-distribution license shall file a report with the commission that contains information relating to the sales made by the license 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. 534 (S.B. 517), Sec. 2, eff. June 14, 2013.