MD HB996 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 5 2021 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2021-03-17 - Withdrawn by Sponsor
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Establishing a certain exception to the prohibition against issuing certain retail alcoholic beverages licenses for use in conjunction with or on the premises of certain establishments; requiring a local licensing board to issue a Class A beer or beer and wine license for use in conjunction with or on the premises of certain self-service or delivery-based grocery establishments located in certain priority funding areas; prohibiting a local licensing authority from transferring a Class A license under the authority of the Act; etc.

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Alcoholic Beverages – Class A Licenses – Retail Grocery Establishments (Healthy Food Accountability Act of 2021)



2021-03-17HouseWithdrawn by Sponsor
2021-02-05HouseHearing 2/19 at 11:00 a.m.
2021-02-05HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters

Same As/Similar To

SB763 (Crossfiled) 2021-02-12 - Hearing 3/05 at 2:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Alcoholic Beverages20102(n/a)See Bill Text
Alcoholic Beverages201603(n/a)See Bill Text
Alcoholic Beverages22102(n/a)See Bill Text
Alcoholic Beverages221603(n/a)See Bill Text
Alcoholic Beverages26102(n/a)See Bill Text
Alcoholic Beverages261509(n/a)See Bill Text
Alcoholic Beverages4205(n/a)See Bill Text
Alcoholic Beverages4507(n/a)See Bill Text
Housing and Community Development6211(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

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