SB 27-9_ Filed 02/27/2006, 08:59 Austin

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    I move that Engrossed Senate Bill 27 be amended to read as follows:

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SOURCE: ; (06)MO002705.41. -->     "SECTION 41. [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE] (a) As used in this SECTION, "committee" refers to the interim study committee on alcoholic beverage issues established by this SECTION.
    (b) There is established the interim study committee on alcoholic beverage issues.
    (c) The committee shall study the alcoholic beverage statutes in IC 7.1 and make recommendations to the legislative council concerning the revision of the alcoholic beverage statutes. The committee shall consider the following:
        (1) Simplifying the alcoholic beverage statutes by resolving any inconsistencies in the statutes.
        (2) Recodifying the alcoholic beverage statutes.
        (3) Defining "grocery store", "convenience store", and "specialty beverage and food store".
        (4) Requiring separate areas for the display and sale of alcoholic beverages in retail stores (other than package liquor stores).
        (5) Studying any other issue concerning alcoholic beverages the committee chooses to consider.
    (d) The committee shall operate under the policies governing study committees adopted by the legislative council.
    (e) The affirmative votes of a majority of the members appointed to the committee are required for the committee to take action on any measure, including final reports.
    (f) Before December 1, 2006, the committee shall issue a final report to the legislative council containing the findings and recommendations of the committee.
    (g) This SECTION expires January 1, 2007.
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to ESB 27 as printed February 24, 2006.)


Representative Austin

MO002705/DI 87     2006