Small brewer barrel limits.

Authors: Senator Ron Alting, Senator James Merritt, Senator Mark Messmer

Co-authors: Senator Jon Ford, Senator Timothy Lanane, Senator Lonnie Randolph

Sponsors: Representative Thomas Dermody

Co-Sponsors: Representative Edward Clere, Representative Philip GiaQuinta, Representative Todd Huston


Changes the number of barrels of beer that a small brewer may manufacture in a calendar year for sale or distribution within Indiana from 30,000 to 90,000. Provides that the barrel limits apply to the aggregate number of barrels of beer that the small brewer manufactures at all the small brewer's breweries. Prohibits a small brewer from selling and delivering more than a total of 30,000 barrels of beer in a calendar year directly to a person holding an alcoholic beverage retailer or dealer permit. Makes conforming changes to brewery and brewer permit provisions. Makes a technical correction.