Alcoholic beverages; penalty for underage purchasing or possession thereof. (HB1210)

Introduced By

Del. Brian Moran (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patron Del. Michele McQuigg (R-Occoquan)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcohol beverage control; underage purchase or possession. Makes it a mandatory six-month suspension of the person's driver's license for a person age 18 or older to whom an alcoholic beverage may not lawfully be sold to purchase, consume or possess alcohol in violation of 4.1-304. HB 114 is incorporated into this bill. Read the Bill »


03/24/2006: signed by governor


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 064190424
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/23/2006Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: #3 ABC/Gaming (Gear)
02/07/2006Reported from General Laws with substitute (22-Y 0-N)
02/07/2006Committee substitute printed 067735304-H1
02/08/2006Read first time
02/09/2006Read second time
02/09/2006Committee substitute agreed to 067735304-H1
02/09/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1210H1
02/10/2006Read third time and passed House (88-Y 10-N)
02/10/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (88-Y 10-N)
02/10/2006Communicated to Senate
02/13/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/13/2006Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/24/2006Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with amendments (15-Y 0-N)
02/27/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/27/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
02/28/2006Read third time
02/28/2006Reading of amendments waived
02/28/2006Committee amendments agreed to
02/28/2006Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/28/2006Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/28/2006Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N)
02/28/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
03/01/2006Placed on Calendar
03/02/2006Senate amendments agreed to by House (94-Y 4-N)
03/02/2006VOTE: ADOPTION (94-Y 4-N)
03/09/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1210ER)
03/09/2006Signed by President
03/10/2006Signed by Speaker
03/24/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 207 (effective 7/1/06)
04/03/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0207)