Key Votes

HB 9 - Authorizes Home Brewing - Key Vote

Alabama Key Votes

Joseph Mitchell Did Not Vote on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Authorizes Home Brewing

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (18-7) - (Key vote)

Title: Authorizes Home Brewing

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes an individual to brew limited amounts of alcohol for personal use.

Highlights:
  • Authorizes an individual over 21 years of age to produce up to 15 gallons of beer, mead, cider, or table wine every 3 months for personal use without obtaining a license (Sec. 1).
  • Authorizes up to 10 gallons of homebrewed alcohol to be transported for personal use in an organized homebrew competition (Sec. 1).   
  • Prohibits an individual from producing beer, mead, cider, or table wine in a dry city or county (Sec. 1).
  • Prohibits the sale of homebrewed beer, mead, cider, or table wine (Sec. 1).  
  • Classifies a violation of the provisions of this bill as a Class B misdemeanor (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (58-33) - (Key vote)

Title: Authorizes Home Brewing

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes an individual to brew limited amounts of alcohol for personal use.

Highlights:
  • Authorizes an individual over 21 years of age to produce up to 15 gallons of beer, mead, cider, or table wine every 3 months for personal use without obtaining a license (Sec. 1).
  • Authorizes up to 10 gallons of homebrewed alcohol to be transported for personal use in an organized homebrew competition (Sec. 1).   
  • Prohibits an individual from producing beer, mead, cider, or table wine in a dry city or county (Sec. 1).
  • Prohibits the sale of homebrewed beer, mead, cider, or table wine (Sec. 1).  
  • Classifies a violation of the provisions of this bill as a Class B misdemeanor (Sec. 1).
  • Rep. Dexter Grimsley is not listed on our vote breakdown because his vote did not accurately reflect his intentions; he initially voted "Yea" but changed his vote to "Nay" after the roll call.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Authorizes Home Brewing

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