S.567 - Malt Beverage Interbrand Competition Act100th Congress (1987-1988)
|Sponsor:||Sen. DeConcini, Dennis [D-AZ] (Introduced 02/19/1987)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||11/18/1987 Subcommittee on Antitrust, Monopolies and Business. Approved for full committee consideration with amendments favorably. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.567 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/19/1987)
Malt Beverage Interbrand Competition Act - Declares that no antitrust law shall prohibit the importer, brewer, or trademark licensee of a trademarked malt beverage, when such beverage has substantial competition from other malt beverages in an area, from: (1) entering into an agreement granting a wholesale distributor the exclusive right to sell such beverage within any defined geographic area within a State; or (2) limiting such distributor to the sale of such beverage for ultimate resale to consumers in such area.
Declares that this Act shall not affect any provision of any State law.