(a) The department may issue a special nonprofit sales
4license to a nonprofit mutual benefit corporation, as described in
5Section 23701a of the Revenue and Taxation Code, that has a
6board membership composed of the Dean of the College of
7Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, or his or her designee,
8the Chair of the Department of Viticulture and Enology, or his or
9her designee, and the Chair of the Department of Food Science
10and Technology, or his or her designee, of the public university
11located within the county of the 28th class that includes courses
12in viticulture, enology, brewing, and distilling in its curriculum.
(b) A special nonprofit sales license authorizes the licensee to
14do all of the following:
(1) Accept the transfer of, and take title to, alcoholic beverages
16produced by the public university described in subdivision (a),
17notwithstanding that the public university does not hold any license
18issued pursuant to this division. For purposes of this section,
19“produced” includes alcoholic beverages donated to, or purchased
20by, the public university for educational or experimental purposes
21and that are thereafter treated or processed by the public
(2) Accept donations or bequests of bottled alcoholic beverages
24from any unlicensed person.
(3) Sell alcoholic beverages received pursuant to paragraphs
26(1) and (2) to consumers for consumption off the licensed premises
27or to other licensees authorized to sell the alcoholic beverages
28sold. A bottle of an alcoholic beverage sold by the licensee shall
permanently affixed label stating that the alcoholic beverage
30was donated or bequeathed to the licensee by an unlicensed person
31or was received from a public university.
(4) Accept donations of services and products, excluding
2alcoholic beverages, from any licensee. The donating licensee may
3donate services and products notwithstanding any other provision
4of this division.
(5) Give licensees samples of the alcoholic beverages it sells,
6subject to the limitations in subdivision (a) of Section 23386 and
7any department regulations.
(c) The special nonprofit sales license does not authorize the
9licensee to purchase or otherwise obtain alcoholic beverages from
10a licensee or other manufacturer or seller of alcoholic beverages,
11except as specified in this section.
(d) (1) An unlicensed person may donate or bequeath alcoholic
13beverages to a special nonprofit sales licensee.
(2) A public university, as described in subdivision (a), may
15transfer alcoholic beverages produced by the public university to
16a special nonprofit sales licensee.
(e) The original fee for the special nonprofit sales license shall
18be five hundred dollars ($500) and the annual renewal fee shall
19be one hundred dollars ($100). The original and annual renewal
20fee may be adjusted pursuant to subdivisions (b) and (c) of Section