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|103. Keeping or use of still otherwise than by distiller or rectifier prohibited.|
|Restriction on carrying on of other trades by distiller, rectifier or denaturer.||Deposit of rectified or compounded spirits in bonded warehouses.|
|Keeping or use of still otherwise than by distiller or rectifier prohibited. 10 of 1980, s.2.||103. (1) Subject to this section, no person other than a distiller or rectifier shall keep or use a still.
(2) The Commissioner may permit, subject to such conditions as he may impose, the keeping and use of a still by a person other than a distiller or rectifier where the still is -
(a) kept by a person who makes or keeps stills solely for the purpose of sale; or
(b) kept or used for experimental, analytical or scientific purposes; or
(c) kept or used for the manufacture of an article other than spirits.
(3) A person who, not being a distiller or rectifier or permitted to do so by the Commissioner, keeps or uses a still shall be guilty of an offence and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding three years or to a fine not exceeding five hundred thousand shillings or to both; and the still shall be liable to forfeiture.