§ 555 Assistants
§ 556 License
§ 557 Termination of license
§ 558 Fees

Terms Used In Maine Revised Statutes > Title 32 > Chapter 9 > Subchapter 4

  • Beverage: means beer, ale or other drink produced by fermenting malt, spirits, wine, hard cider, wine coolers, soda or noncarbonated water and all nonalcoholic carbonated or noncarbonated drinks in liquid form and intended for internal human consumption, except for unflavored rice milk, unflavored soymilk, milk and dairy-derived products. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 32 Sec. 454
  • Beverage container: means a bottle, can, jar or other container made of glass, metal or plastic that has been sealed by a manufacturer and at the time of sale contains 4 liters or less of a beverage. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 32 Sec. 454
  • Department: means the Department of Environmental Protection. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 32 Sec. 454
  • Distributor: means a person who engages in the sale of beverages in beverage containers to a dealer in this State and includes a manufacturer who engages in such sales. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 32 Sec. 454
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Local redemption center: means a place of business that deals in acceptance of empty returnable beverage containers from either consumers or from dealers, or both, and that must be licensed under section 3113. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 32 Sec. 454
  • Municipality: includes cities, towns and plantations, except that "municipality" does not include plantations in Title 10, chapter 110, subchapter IV; or Title 30-A, Part 2. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 15 Sec. 225
  • Person: means an individual, partnership, corporation or other legal entity. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 32 Sec. 454
  • Premises: means the property of the dealer or the dealer's lessor on which a sale is made. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 32 Sec. 454
  • Reverse vending machine: means an automated device that uses a laser scanner and microprocessor to accurately recognize the universal product code on beverage containers and to accumulate information regarding containers redeemed, enabling the reverse vending machine to accept containers from redeemers and to issue script for the containers' refund value. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 32 Sec. 454
  • Year: means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 15 Sec. 225