HOUSE BILL No. 1801
DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Synopsis: Definition of grocery store. Defines "grocery store" for
alcoholic beverage statutes.
Effective: July 1, 2003.
January 21, 2003, read first time and referred to Committee on Public Policy, Ethics and
First Regular Session 113th General Assembly (2003)
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HOUSE BILL No. 1801
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 7.1-1-3-18.5; (03)IN1801.1.1. -->
IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA
CODE AS A NEW
SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS
[EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2003]: Sec. 18.5. "Grocery store" means a
store or part of a store commonly known as a supermarket, food
store, or grocery store that:
(1) is engaged in the retail sale of:
(A) canned foods;
(B) dry goods such as tea, coffee, sugar, and flour;
(C) fresh fruits and vegetables; and
(D) fresh and prepared meats, fish, and poultry; and
(2) has sales of food for human consumption (as defined in
IC 6-2.5-5-20) that:
(A) are at least fifty percent (50%) of the store's food and
nonalcoholic beverage sales; and
(B) equal at least five hundred thousand dollars ($500,000)