Introduced Version






HOUSE BILL No. 1800

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL



Citations Affected: IC 7.1-3-1-14 .

Synopsis: Sunday sales of alcoholic beverages. Allows the sale of alcoholic beverages on Sundays.

Effective: July 1, 2003.





Kuzman, Alderman




    January 21, 2003, read first time and referred to Committee on Ways and Means.







Introduced

First Regular Session 113th General Assembly (2003)


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HOUSE BILL No. 1800



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning alcoholic beverages and tobacco.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 7.1-3-1-14; (03)IN1800.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 7.1-3-1-14 , AS AMENDED BY P.L.136-2000, SECTION 1, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2003]: Sec. 14. (a) It is lawful for an appropriate permittee, unless otherwise specifically provided in this title, to sell alcoholic beverages each day Monday through Saturday Sunday from 7 a.m. prevailing local time, until 3 a.m. prevailing local time, the following day. Sales shall cease wholly on Sunday at 3 a.m., prevailing local time, and not be resumed until the following Monday at 7 a.m., prevailing local time.
    (b) It is lawful for the holder of a supplemental retailer's permit which is not specified in subsection (c) to sell the appropriate alcoholic beverages on Sunday from noon 7 a.m. prevailing local time, until 12:30 3 a.m. prevailing local time, the following day.
    (c) It is lawful for the holder of a supplemental retailer's permit to sell the appropriate alcoholic beverages on Sunday from 11:00 a.m., prevailing local time, until 12:30 a.m., prevailing local time, the following day if the holder of the permit meets the following criteria:
        (1) the holder of the permit is a hotel; or
        (2) the holder of the permit meets the requirements of 905 IAC 1-41-2(a).
    (d) Notwithstanding subsections (b) and (c), If December 31 (New Year's Eve) is on a Sunday, it is lawful for the holder of a supplemental retailer's permit to sell the appropriate alcoholic beverages on Sunday, December 31 from the time provided in subsection (b) or (c) until 3 a.m. the following day.
    (e) It is lawful for the holder of a permit under this article to sell alcoholic beverages at athletic or sports events held on Sunday upon premises that:
        (1) are described in section 25(a) of this chapter;
        (2) are a facility used in connection with the operation of a paved track more than two (2) miles in length that is used primarily in the sport of auto racing; or
        (3) are being used for a professional or an amateur tournament;
beginning one (1) hour before the scheduled starting time of the event or, if the scheduled starting time of the event is 1 p.m. or later, beginning at noon.
    (f) (c) It is lawful for the holder of a valid beer, wine, or liquor wholesaler's permit to sell to the holder of a valid retailer's or dealer's permit at any time.