HB 1349

  • Indiana House Bill
  • 2023 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • Passed House Jan 30, 2023
  • Senate
  • Governor

Outdoor refreshment areas.


Allows a city or town to designate an outdoor location as a refreshment area with the approval of the alcohol and tobacco commission (commission). Provides that if a refreshment area is approved, the commission designates retailer permittees that may sell alcoholic beverages for consumption within the refreshment area. Prohibits a refreshment area from being located near a school or church unless the school or church does not object. Allows a minor to be within the refreshment area. Makes it a Class C infraction for a participating retailer permittee or vendor to: (1) sell a person more than one alcoholic beverage at a time or an alcoholic beverage that exceeds the volume limitations; or (2) allow a person who is not wearing a wristband identification to enter the refreshment area with an alcoholic beverage.

Bill Sponsors (5)



Feb 27, 2023


First reading: referred to Committee on Public Policy

  • Reading-1
  • Referral-Committee
public policy

Jan 31, 2023


Referred to the Senate

Jan 30, 2023


Senate sponsor: Senator Messmer


Third reading: passed; Roll Call 44: yeas 87, nays 7

Jan 26, 2023


Second reading: ordered engrossed

Jan 24, 2023


Committee report: amend do pass, adopted

Jan 19, 2023


Representatives Manning, Lyness, Moed added as coauthors

Jan 17, 2023


Authored by Representative Lindauer


First reading: referred to Committee on Public Policy

  • Reading-1
  • Referral-Committee
public policy

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Introduced House Bill (H) PDF
House Bill (H) PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note: HB1349.02.COMH.FN001 PDF
Fiscal Note: HB1349.02.COMH.FN002 PDF
Fiscal Note: HB1349.02.COMH.FN003 PDF


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