Is self pour beer legal in your state?  I started by looking up the specific laws but it was taking WAY too much time.  So if I found any self pour establishments in the state I just said that it’s legal.  Most legislation refers to the system as “self-service” instead of self pour, just FYI.
****I’m not a lawyer!  This is just for reference.  Always consult with a pro****
Alabama:
From what I understand from the code I’ve read it looks to be legal.
http://www.alabamaadministrativecode.state.al.us/docs/abc/20-X-6.pdf
see – 20-X-6-.03.2
Alaska:
I can’t find the specific law that says that it’s legal.  But there is a self pour wine bar so it should be legal.
https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/Portals/9/pub/ABC/AlcoholStatutesRegulations/AS04.pdf
Arizona
There are a few self pour bars in Arizona.  It’s legal.
Arkansas
Your legal!  Go for it homie.
California
There are quite a few self pour bars in California.  Shouldn’t have a problem.
Colorado
Self Pour Beer is already the hot topic in Denver.  Go for it!
Connecticut
Just passed in 2017!  The people are thirsty!
Delaware
I have no freaking idea!  I couldn’t find it on the books so it could be anyone’s guess.
http://delcode.delaware.gov/title4/title4.pdf
Florida
Of course it’s legal.  What isn’t legal in Florida?
Georgia
Drink up!
Hawaii
Aloha self pour beer!
Idaho
The land of potatoes and self pour beer!
Illinois
The home of PourMyBeer.  Of course it’s legal.
Indiana
Self Pour beer is legal in Indiana.
Iowa
You’d be surprised at how many self pour bars are in lil ol Iowa!
Kansas
Yep!  I don’t know of any bars with it but it does appear to be legal.
See liquor law – K.S.A. 41-2640
Kentucky
Your legal!
Louisiana:
It’s legal as long as you verify their ID to show that they are in fact 21.
http://www.atc.rev.state.la.us/docs/law%20book.pdf
see – 305.Regulation III – Prohibitive Acts
Maine
There was a bar in Freeport that closed.  But they had self pour beer.
Maryland
What, you haven’t been to Maryland?  It’s legal.
Massachusetts
I think it’s a gray area… I don’t think they ban it but I don’t think they’ve had anyone try.
Michigan
As of the end of 2016 your legal!  Drink up!
Minnesota
It’s legal.
It’s legal.
Missouri
I’m in Missouri!  It’s obviously legal.
Montana
NOT LEGAL
I see there are self pour whiskey bars.  So I assume it’s legal but I can’t find anything pertaining to beer.
Nevada
It’s legal!
New Hampshire
It’s legal!
New Jersey
It’s legal!
New Mexico
It’s legal!
New York
It’s legal!
North Carolina
It’s legal!
North Dakota
It’s legal!
Ohio
It’s legal!
Oklahoma
Don’t think it’s legal but couldn’t find the language barring it.
Oregon
It’s legal!
Pennsylvania
It’s legal!
It’s legal!
South Carolina
It’s legal!
South Dakota
It’s legal!
Tennessee
It’s legal!
Texas
I think it’s illegal as of now.
Utah
I don’t think it’s legal.
Vermont
I don’t think it’s legal
Virginia
It’s legal!
Washington
It’s legal!
West Virginia
I don’t think it’s legal.
Wisconsin
It’s legal!
Wyoming
It’s legal!

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