Bill To Allow Taprooms To Stay Open Later Is Dead
Those hoping to see microbrewery taprooms stay open later were dealt some bad news.
The bill that would allow the establishments to close at 10pm was quickly killed off on Friday morning by the House Business and Labor Committee. The vote was 16-3.
Craft brewers in Montana were in support of the measure but won't see their hours extended.
Restaurant and tavern owners opposed the effort.