VA HB1845 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 29-8)
Status: Engrossed on January 18 2021 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2021-02-05 - Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N)
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Alcoholic beverage control; license fee reform; delay; emergency. Delays the effective date of the 2020 alcoholic beverage control license and fee reform from July 1, 2021, to January 1, 2022. During the period of delay and subject to certain requirements, the bill allows on-premises wine or beer licensees to sell wine or beer for off-premises consumption and allows such licensees, as well as off-premises wine or beer licensees, to deliver wine or beer that the licensee is authorized to sell without a delivery permit. The bill contains a technical amendment and an emergency clause.

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Alcoholic beverage control; license fee reform.


Roll Calls

2021-02-05 - Senate - Senate: Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N) (Y: 14 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-01-19 - House - House: VOTE: Block Vote Passage (98-Y 0-N) (Y: 98 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2021-01-14 - House - House: Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (Y: 22 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-02-05SenateContinued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N)
2021-01-20SenateReferred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
2021-01-20SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2021-01-19HouseVOTE: Block Vote Passage (98-Y 0-N)
2021-01-19HouseRead third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
2021-01-18HouseEngrossed by House
2021-01-18HouseEngrossment reconsidered by House
2021-01-18HouseRead second time and engrossed
2021-01-15HouseRead first time
2021-01-14HouseReported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N)
2021-01-07HouseReferred to Committee on General Laws
2021-01-07HousePrefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/13/21 21100640D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
41230(n/a)See Bill Text
41233.1(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments