Beer may be removed from the brewery for consumption or sale only in hogsheads, packages, and similar containers, marked, branded, or labeled in such manner as the Secretary may by regulation require, except that beer may be removed from the brewery pursuant to section 5414 or by pipeline to contiguous distilled spirits plants under section 5222.
26 U.S. Code § 5412. Removal of beer in containers or by pipeline
2017—Pub. L. 115–97 inserted “pursuant to section 5414 or” before “by pipeline”.
1976—Pub. L. 94–455 struck out “or his delegate” after “Secretary”.
Effective Date of 2017 Amendment
“The amendments made by this section [amending this section and section 5414 of this title] shall apply to any calendar quarters beginning after December 31, 2017.”