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S.M. 2020, c. 4
Bill 15, 2nd Session, 42nd Legislature
The Liquor, Gaming and Cannabis Control Amendment and Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries Corporation Amendment Act
This note is a reader's aid and is not part of the law.
This Act amends The Liquor, Gaming and Cannabis Control Act. The holder of a specified type of liquor service licence may sell beer, wine, cider and coolers to customers who order food for delivery or takeout from the licensed premises.
In addition, all liquor sold by the holder of a liquor manufacturer's licence with a retail endorsement must have been purchased from Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries Corporation.
The Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries Corporation Act is also amended. Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries Corporation may enter into a liquor distribution agreement with third parties. Currently, beer is the only product that can be distributed by third parties.
(Assented to April 15, 2020)
HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:
THE LIQUOR, GAMING AND CANNABIS CONTROL ACT
The following is added after section 24:
The holder of a prescribed category of liquor service licence may sell beer, wine, cider and coolers for consumption outside the licensed premises if it is sold with food purchased for delivery or takeout from the licensed premises.
The following is added after subsection 47(1):
The following is added after clause 157(2)(e):
(e.1) establishing requirements and prohibitions respecting the sale of beer, wine, cider and coolers for consumption outside of licensed premises under section 24.1;
THE MANITOBA LIQUOR AND LOTTERIES CORPORATION ACT
Section 36 is replaced with the following:
The corporation may enter into an agreement with a person to act as a liquor distributor.
A person who enters into a liquor distributor agreement may, in accordance with the agreement,
(a) acquire liquor and sell it to the corporation;
(b) store liquor in Manitoba; and
(c) deliver liquor as directed by the corporation.
COMING INTO FORCE
Subject to subsection (2), this Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.
Subsections 1(2) and (4) come into force on a day to be fixed by proclamation.