HB630 IS LAW!!!!

PALE, I just received a call from Senator Holmes Office and they stated that Governor Quinn was signing HB630 into law TODAY, July 5, 2013! The ILGA website should be reflecting that sometime in the next day or so. Ladies, Gentlemen, Thank You for all your help with this. ...and in case you are unclear about that this ... More

HB630 Passed the Senate Executive Committee – Heading to Senate Floor for Second Reading

The IHA has notified us that HB630 has passed the Senate Executive Committee with a vote of 15-0-0. It has been placed on the calendar to receive a Second Reading on the Senate floor May 2, 2013. More

Illinois HB630 Heading to the House Floor for a vote!

Illinois Homebrew Alliance (IHA) Call to Action If you are a homebrewer, or you are a friend with a Homebrewer, please take a moment to read this. The Vote is scheduled for this week, so the sooner you call, the more impact you will have! The IHA has been working to draft a bill that will change Illinois Law to codify ... More

Illinois Homebrew Legislation: HB630

Huge news with the homebrew Legislation!!!  We have a bill! HB630 was submitted by Co-Sponsors Rep. Keith Farnham and Rep. Michael Tryon.  You can read the full text HERE This bill is what will get us back into the Festivals and make homebrew samples to the public legal! (under controlled conditions, of course) The ... More

Homebrew Legislation

HB6229 is being allowed to die in committee by Rep. Farnham.  He has decided that it is best to resubmit this bill in 2013.  We will support his efforts in 2013 and will supply more information as it becomes available. More