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Updated February 2016

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References

1 National Alcohol Beverage Control Association (NABCA). “Powdered Alcohol: An Encapsulation.” (2014, December). p.1-2. Available at: http://www.nabca.org/assets/Docs/Research/PowderedAlcoholPaper.pdf

2 National Alcohol Beverage Control Association (NABCA). “Powdered Alcohol: An Encapsulation.” (2014, December). p. 1. Available at: http://www.nabca.org/assets/Docs/Research/PowderedAlcoholPaper.pdf

3 Palcohol Website: www.palcohol.com

4 Mick, J. (April 22, 2014). “Controversy Erupts Over Rejection of Powdered Alcohol in U.S.” Daily Tech. Available at:http://www.dailytech.com/Controversy+Erupts+Over+Rejection+of+Powdered+Alcohol+in+US/article34768.htm

5 Choi, C. (April 21, 2014). Powdered alcohols no longer have label approvals. Available at:http://bigstory.ap.org/article/powdered-alcohols-dont-have-approvals

6 “Palcohol” Powdered Alcohol Wins Federal Approval (March 11, 2015). CBS News. Retrieved from:http://www.cbsnews.com/ news/palcohol-powdered-alcohol-wins-federal-approval/

7 Palcohol Website: www.palcohol.com

8 Firger, J. (2014, April 23). Palcohol powdered alcohol may present serious health risks, experts say. CBS News. Retrieved from http://cbsnews.com; Naimi, T.S. & Mosher, J.F. (2015). Powdered alcohol products: New challenge in an era of needed regulation. JAMA 314(2): 119-120; Wilson, R. (2014, April 30). Lawmakers begin moves to ban powdered alcohol. The Washington Post. Retrieved from http://www.washingtonpost.com

9 National Alcohol Beverage Control Association (NABCA). “Powdered Alcohol: An Encapsulation.” (2014, December). p.1-2. Available at: http://www.nabca.org/assets/Docs/Research/PowderedAlcoholPaper.pdf

10 National Conference of State Legislatures. “Powdered Alcohol 2014 Legislation.” (December 4, 2014). Available at:http://www.ncsl.org/research/financial-services-and-commerce/powdered-alcohol-2014-legislation.aspx; National Conference of State Legislatures; “Powdered Alcohol 2015 Legislation.” (March 11, 2015). Available at: http://www.ncsl.org/research/financial-services-and-commerce/powdered-alcohol-2015-legislation.aspx

11 Ala.Code 1975 § 28-1-8.

12 AS § 04.16.110.

13 2015 CT S.B. 386.

14 Ga. Code Ann., § 3-3-34.

15 HRS §281-5

16 235 ILCS 5/6-34.5

17 IC 7.1-5-8-11.

18 2015 KS H.B. 2208.

19 LSA-R.S. 2014 §26:351

20 28-A MRSA §2089.

21 M.C.L.A. 436.1914a

22 Neb.Rev.St. LB 330, § 8.

23 N.R.S. SB 464, § 1.

24 NJ LEGIS 137 (2015).

25 McKinney's Alcoholic Beverage Control Law § 100.

26 N.C.G.S.A. § 18B-102.

272015 North Dakota Laws Ch. 76 (H.B. 1464).

28 R.C. § 4301.71.

29 2015 OR S.B. 937.

30 SC Code 1976 §61-6-4157

31 T. C. A. § 57-3-414.

32 U.C.A. 1953 § 32B-4-424.

33 7 V.S.A. §69.

34 2015 Virginia Laws No. 202 (S.B. 299).

35 West’s RCWA 66.44.0001.

36 MD Code, Art. 2B, § 16-505.3.

37 2013 MN H.F. 3364.

38 C.R.S.A. § 12-47-103; 4 Del.C. § 101; N.H. Rev. Stat. § 175:1 and N. M. S. A. 1978, § 60-3A-3.

39 Arizona House Bill No. 2057 (introduced 2/17/15); Florida House Bill No. 1247 (introduced 4/16/15); Iowa House Bill No. 494 (introduced 3/4/15); New Mexico House Bill 550 (introduced 2/3/15); Massachusetts House Bill No. 243 (introduced 1/16/15); Missouri House Bill No. 1325 (introduced 3/12/15); Oklahoma Senate Bill No. 720 (introduced 1/23/15); Pennsylvania Senate Bill No. 588 (introduced 3/19/15) and Pennsylvania House Bill No. 847 (introduced 3/25/15); Rhode Island House Bill No. 5189 (introduced 1/21/15 but only banning powdered alcohol for those under the age of 21) and Rhode Island Senate Bill No. 175 (introduced 2/5/15); Wisconsin Senate Bill No. 10 (introduced 1/23/15) and 2015 Wisconsin Assembly Bill No. 72 (introduced 1/23/15); and Wyoming Senate Bill No. 106 (introduced 1/21/15).

40 2015 Washington DC Legislative Bill No. 253 (introduced 6/12/15).

41 Kentucky House Bill 71 (3/24/15) and Kentucky Senate Bill 81 (1/9/15).

42 “Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission (ABCC) Advisory Regarding Powdered Alcohol.” (March 12, 2015). Retrieved from: http://www.mass.gov/abcc/pdf/ABCCAdvisoryPowderedAlcohol2015.pdf.

43 Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board. (Feb. 11, 2015). The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board Will Not Sell Powdered Alcohol Products in Fine Wine & Good Spirits Stores. Retrieved from: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/the-pennsylvania-liquor-control-board-will-not-sell-powdered-alcohol-products-in-fine-wine--good-spirits-stores-300034645.html

44 Peter Franchot, Comptroller of Maryland. (March 25, 2015). Peter Franchot Announces Alcohol Industry’s Voluntary Ban of Powdered Alcohol in Maryland. Available at: http://comptroller.marylandtaxes.com/Media_Services/2015/03/25/peter-franchot- announces-alcohol-industrys-voluntary-ban-of-powdered-alcohol-in-maryland/