VA HB1813 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 9-0)
Status: Introduced on December 30 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-05 - Left in Courts of Justice
Pending: House Courts of Justice Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Alcoholic beverage control; interdiction; possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages by interdicted persons; repeal. Repeals provisions allowing for a court to enter an order of interdiction prohibiting the sale of alcoholic beverages to any person who has (i) been convicted of driving any automobile, truck, motorcycle, engine, or train while intoxicated; (ii) shown himself to be a habitual drunkard; (iii) been found guilty of the illegal manufacture, possession, transportation, or sale of alcoholic beverages; or (iv) been found guilty of maintaining a common nuisance. The bill also repeals provisions making it a Class 1 misdemeanor for (a) any person to sell alcoholic beverages to any individual when at the time of such sale he knows or has reason to believe that the individual to whom the sale is made is interdicted, (b) any person to purchase alcoholic beverages for another person when at the time of such purchase he knows or has reason to believe that the person for whom the alcoholic beverage is purchased is interdicted, or (c) any person who has been interdicted to possess any alcoholic beverages or be drunk in public. The bill contains technical amendments.

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Alcoholic beverage control; possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages by interdicted persons.


Roll Calls

2019-01-30 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (5-Y 3-N) (Y: 5 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-02-05HouseLeft in Courts of Justice
2019-01-30HouseSubcommittee recommends laying on the table (5-Y 3-N)
2019-01-29HouseAssigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
2018-12-30HouseReferred to Committee for Courts of Justice
2018-12-30HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101180D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
182308.09(n/a)See Bill Text
41100(n/a)See Bill Text
41225(n/a)See Bill Text
41227(n/a)See Bill Text
41304(n/a)See Bill Text
41306(n/a)See Bill Text
41322(n/a)See Bill Text
41333(n/a)See Bill Text
41334(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments