Happy HolidaySs Giveaway - Winners Re-Re-Re-Re-Drawn - 24 hours to Claim!

Get your HBT Growlers, Shirts and Membership before the Rush!


Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Community > Brewing Events & Local Gatherings > Great Lakes USA > Illinois HomeBrew Forum > Illinois Homebrew Alliance (IHA) Call to Action
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 05-15-2013, 02:56 PM   #11
FermentEd
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
FermentEd's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Plainfield, IL
Posts: 142
Liked 5 Times on 4 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

According to today's schedule, HB630 is up for its third reading today.
http://ilga.gov/senate/schedules/Cal...S098000050.pdf

FermentEd is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-15-2013, 08:24 PM   #12
FermentEd
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
FermentEd's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Plainfield, IL
Posts: 142
Liked 5 Times on 4 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

The bill has PASSED 54-0-0!

FermentEd is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-15-2013, 08:34 PM   #13
FermentEd
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
FermentEd's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Plainfield, IL
Posts: 142
Liked 5 Times on 4 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

HB 630, legislation making it legal for homebrewers in Illinois to take part in festivals and competitions, just passed the IL Senate. The bill now goes to the governor's desk to be signed into law.

FermentEd is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-15-2013, 08:39 PM   #14
LandoLincoln
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
LandoLincoln's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Joliet, IL
Posts: 2,255
Liked 597 Times on 345 Posts
Likes Given: 13

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by FermentEd View Post
HB 630, legislation making it legal for homebrewers in Illinois to take part in festivals and competitions, just passed the IL Senate. The bill now goes to the governor's desk to be signed into law.
WOO HOO! TIME TO CELEBRATE!

I don't think the Governor is going to veto it, even if he could.

Now all we need to find out is when the law will take effect.
__________________
www.jolietbrewersguild.org
LandoLincoln is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-17-2013, 12:34 PM   #15
jaydog2314
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 10 reviews
 
jaydog2314's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Lockport, IL
Posts: 753
Liked 118 Times on 81 Posts
Likes Given: 155

Default

GREAT NEWS!!

Any idea if this will affect/change the growler filling at places? I know Berkot's used to have growler filling stations but were shut down by the state. Wasn't sure if that was in this bill too or if it was some other goofy IL state law that shut that down.

__________________
On Tap: Belgian Blonde; ESB
Bottled: Winter Warmer(Yule Log Ale)
Primary: IPA
Secondary:
Up Next: TBD
untappd: hopheavy2314
Canal Brewing Co:
Facebook Twitter Untappd
jaydog2314 is online now
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 07-10-2013, 05:30 PM   #16
LandoLincoln
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
LandoLincoln's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Joliet, IL
Posts: 2,255
Liked 597 Times on 345 Posts
Likes Given: 13

Default

The governor signed it on July 5th! It's now a law!

Applications for homebrewer special events are now listed on the Illinois Liquor Control Commission website. Anybody know how much "dram shop insurance" costs?

__________________
www.jolietbrewersguild.org
LandoLincoln is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply



Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Evanston, Illinois homebrew club Dgonza9 Illinois HomeBrew Forum 20 09-24-2013 02:30 AM
Looking for a homebrew club in decatur illinois Trelly Illinois HomeBrew Forum 3 08-01-2011 02:47 PM
Decatur, Illinois Homebrew Club, 1st meeting Trelly Illinois HomeBrew Forum 0 04-04-2011 11:22 PM
Central Illinois - Need a homebrew club!!!! Schlenkerla General Chit Chat 13 05-11-2010 01:40 PM
Pennsylvania Drinkers Call To Action mozicodo General Chit Chat 33 06-19-2007 12:51 PM



Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS