as introduced - 92nd Legislature (2021 - 2022) Posted on 01/11/2021 01:44pm
|Introduction||Posted on 01/11/2021|
A bill for an act
relating to liquor; farm wineries; eliminating certain agricultural requirements;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 340A.101, subdivision 11; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 340A.315, subdivision 9.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 340A.101, subdivision 11, is amended to
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Minnesota farm anddeleted text end producing table, sparkling, or fortified wines from grapes, grape juice,
other fruit bases, or honey with a majority of the ingredients grown or produced in Minnesota.
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Repealed Minnesota Statutes: 21-00608
A farm winery license must be issued for operation of a farm winery on agricultural land, operating under an agricultural classification, zone, or conditional use permit. Farm wineries with licenses issued prior to March 1, 2012, are exempt from this provision.