Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same as follows:
SECTION 1. Section 1 of chapter 37 of the acts of 2008 is hereby amended by inserting after the word “wines”, in line 3, the following words:- and malt beverages.
SECTION 2. Said section 1 of said chapter 37 is hereby further amended by striking out, in line 16, the word “wine” and inserting in place thereof the following words:- wines and malt beverages.
SECTION 3. Notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, the holder of the license issued under chapter 37 of the acts of 2008 may apply for an amendment to that license in order to authorize the sale of malt beverages in addition to wines.SECTION 4. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved, September 18, 2013.