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Legislation would help Alabama wineries

Alabama's wineries are asking wine lovers to support a bill in the state legislature they say would help Alabama Wineries become more economically viable and help them provide a greater guest experience, with expanded and better events, a greater wine selection, and a greater wine availability of Alabama wines at your local retailer.

As of today, the bill has been read once in Legislative Committee, and the bill needs to get passed out of the Montgomery State House and off to the State Senate.  

If you'd like to learn more, go to www.alabamawinetrail.net/legislation.htm, where you can

1) read a brief summary of HB637

2) link to the Alabama Legislative site to read the Full Text of HB637

3)  link to the Alabama Legislative site in order to get the email address of your elected officials,  and

4)  send them directly a message in support of HB637.

Posted on Thursday, March 4, 2010 at 09:37AM by Registered CommenterDeborah Lockridge in | CommentsPost a Comment

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