1. Senate Bill 63, dubbed the "Beer Jobs Bill" by its sponsor, state Sen. Hunter Hill (R-Smyrna), goes into effect July 1.
2. The new law allows crafter breweries to charge for a tour and offer beer as a free souvenir, up to the limits, depending on how much someone pays. Those limits are 36 ounces of beer, which can be consumed on site, and up to 72 ounces of beer that can be taken home. Patrons can also take home up to 750 millileters of liquor from a local distillery.