MD SB135 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Passed on May 3 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-05-03 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 345
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Establishing an Ocean City promoter's license in Worcester County; authorizing the Board of License Commissioners for Worcester County to issue the license to a for-profit organization to sell and serve beer, wine, and liquor at an entertainment event that is held on premises located within the corporate limits of The Town of Ocean City, owned by the Town of Ocean City, and approved in writing by the Ocean City Police Department; and establishing a license fee of $5,000 per entertainment event.

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Worcester County - Alcoholic Beverages - Ocean City Promoter's License


Roll Calls

2023-04-10 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 136 N: 0 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-03-10 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 46 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2023-05-03SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 345
2023-04-10SenateReturned Passed
2023-04-10HouseThird Reading Passed (136-0)
2023-04-10HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2023-04-10HouseFavorable Report by Economic Matters
2023-03-13HouseReferred Economic Matters
2023-03-10SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2023-03-08SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2023-03-08SenateFavorable with Amendments {513322/1 Adopted
2023-03-07SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2023-01-24SenateHearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-01-13SenateFirst Reading Finance

Same As/Similar To

HB113 (Crossfiled) 2023-05-03 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 346


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Alcoholic Beverages33102(n/a)See Bill Text
Alcoholic Beverages331310(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments