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Sacramental Wine

A sacramental wine permit authorizes the permit holder to allow the purchase of wine by a religious congregation and allows wine wholesalers to sell, deliver, and ship wine to religious congregations for sacramental purposes.




COV 4.1-207(2)(iii)—Wine licenses
3VAC5-70-30—Sacramental Wine; Purchase Orders; Permits; Applications for Permits; Use of Sacramental

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