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Short Title

Increases the allowable percentage of alcohol in beer 
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Long Title To amend section 4301.01 and to enact section 4301.71 of the Revised Code to allow beer manufacturers to manufacture beer containing not more than 21% of alcohol by volume beginning on the effective date of this act, and, beginning one year after the effective date of this act, to allow the sale and distribution of beer containing not more than 21% of alcohol by volume in this state by increasing the legally permitted alcohol content of beer from 12% to 21% and to generally prohibit the inclusion of caffeine or other stimulants in beer containing more than 12% of alcohol by volume.


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House Government Accountability and Oversight Committee

Primary Sponsors

Dan Ramos


Nickie J. Antonio
John Becker
Louis W. Blessing III
Andrew Brenner
Denise Driehaus
Michael Henne
Michele Lepore-Hagan
Debbie Phillips
Alicia Reece
Wes Retherford
Kristina Roegner
Michael Sheehy
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