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Committee makes major changes to Georgia beer bill

Lawmakers gave Georgia craft brewers a political reality check Friday, although it came with committee approval for legislation giving them some ability to get more beer into the hands of customers.

A much altered version of Senate Bill 63 would allow 36 ounces of beer to be consumed “on-premise” of a brewery and up to 64 ounces of beer to be taken home. It would mandate, however, that the beer could only be purchased in a single container — a growler, say, or one 12-ounce bottle of beer.

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