I.R.C. § 5674(a) Unlawful Production
Any person who brews beer or produces beer shall be fined not more than $1,000,
or imprisoned not more than 1 year, or both, unless such beer is brewed or produced
in a brewery qualified under subchapter G or such production is exempt from tax under
(relating to beer for
personal or family use).
I.R.C. § 5674(b) Unlawful Removal
Any brewer or other person who removes or in any way aids in the removal from any
brewery of beer without complying with the provisions of this chapter or regulations
issued pursuant thereto shall be fined not more than $1,000, or imprisoned not more
than 1 year, or both.
(Added by Pub. L. 85-859, title II, 201, Sept. 2, 1958, 72 Stat. 1408, and amended by Pub. L. 95-458, 2(b)(5)(A), Oct. 14, 1978, 92 Stat. 1256.)
1978--Pub. L. 95-458 substituted “production or removal” for “removal” in section
catchline, redesignated existing provision as subsec. (b), and added subsec. (a).
EFFECTIVE DATE OF 1978 AMENDMENT
Amendment by Pub. L. 95-458 effective on the first day of the first calendar month beginning more than 90 days
after Oct. 14, 1978, see section 2(c) of Pub. L. 95-458, set out as a note under section 5042 of this title.
A prior section 5674, act Aug. 16, 1954, ch. 736, 68A Stat. 696, consisted of provisions similar to those comprising this section, prior to the general
revision of this chapter by Pub. L. 85-859.