Section 28-4-117


Published: 2015

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Section 28-4-117

Section 28-4-117Procedure for shipment, delivery, etc., of alcohol and wine to persons for sacramental or nonbeverage use - Preparation of affidavit by person desiring to receive shipment; copy of affidavit to be attached to container in which wine or alcohol shipped.

Any person desiring to have shipped to him under the laws of Alabama alcohol or wine for sacramental use, or for any nonbeverage use specified in Section 28-3-15, shall make an affidavit before an officer in Alabama authorized to administer oaths, stating the quantity of such alcohol or such wine that the said party desires to receive, the use to which either the wine or the alcohol is to be put and that the person seeking the shipment is authorized under the laws of Alabama to have, receive and possess such quantity of alcohol or wine as is shipped and that the shipment is sought of a legal quantity and for a bona fide legal purpose permitted under the laws of Alabama, and for no other purpose.



A copy of said affidavit shall be pasted or permanently attached to the container of the alcohol or wine when the same is shipped into the State of Alabama and is received by said applicant from the carrier.

(Acts 1919, No. 7, p. 6; Code 1923, §4708; Code 1940, T. 29, §177.)