Alcohol Control Systems

Retail Distribution Systems for Spirits

Laws addressing retail distribution of distilled spirits including State-run, private licensed sellers, or combination systems.

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Changes Over Time for Retail Distribution Systems for Spirits
[Limited to states with a state-run-system]
Date Range Distribution System: Spirits Subtype
Alcohol Content Range
V=Alcohol by Volume
W=Alcohol by Weight
N=Measurement Not Specified
Overall By Spirits Subtype
ID (Idaho)
1/1/1998 - 6/30/2012Both>4.00%W - 14.00%V8 Citations
ID (Idaho)
1/1/1998 - 6/30/2012License0.00%N - 4.00%W5 Citations
ID (Idaho)
7/1/2012 - 1/1/2018License0.00%N - 4.00%V7 Citations
ID (Idaho)
7/1/2012 - 1/1/2018Both>4.00%V - 14.00%V9 Citations
ME (Maine)
1/1/1998 - 4/11/2012License>0.50%V - 5.99%V3 Citations
ME (Maine)
1/1/1998 - 4/11/2012State-run6.00%V - 100.00%N3 Citations
ME (Maine)
4/12/2012 - 1/1/2018License>0.50%V - 7.99%V4 Citations
ME (Maine)
4/12/2012 - 1/1/2018State-run8.00%V - 100.00%N4 Citations
UT (Utah)
1/1/1998 - 5/4/2008State-run>0.50%V - 100.00%N9 Citations
UT (Utah)
5/5/2008 - 1/1/2018State-run0.50%V - 100.00%N21 Citations
WA (Washington)
1/1/1998 - 12/7/2011State-run 
WA (Washington)
1/1/1998 - 12/7/2011State-run>1.00%W - 100.00%N5 Citations
WA (Washington)
12/8/2011 - 1/1/2018License 
WA (Washington)
12/8/2011 - 1/1/2018License>1.00%W - 100.00%N19 Citations