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Tennessee Senate rejects House version of whiskey distillery bill

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NASHVILLE — The state Senate today refused to go along with the House version of a liquor distillery bill with members raising objections to several provisions.

A motion by Sen. Bill Ketron, R-Murfreesboro, to concur with the House's actions failed on a 13-10 vote, sending the bill back to the House.

The House can either stand by its actions or accept the Senate bill.

Senate debate turned on the issue of allowing Sunday sales by distilleries of their product and offering free samples to customers who take tours of the distillery.

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