Alcoholic beverage control; permissible conduct by manufacturers, and wine or beer wholesalers. (SB680)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcoholic beverage control; permissible conduct by manufacturers of acoholic beverages and wine or beer wholesalers; tastings; service items and novelties. Authorizes manufacturers of alcoholic beverages and wine or beer wholesalers or their authorized representatives to conduct tastings under certain conditions as part of the privileges of their respective licenses. The bill also authorizes (i) any manufacturer of alcoholic beverages to sell service items bearing alcoholic beverage brand references to on-premises retail licensees and (ii) any employee of a manufacturer of alcoholic beverages or of a wine or beer wholesaler to distribute to retail licensees and their employees novelties and specialties valued at $10 or less and which bear alcoholic beverage advertising. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/20/2006Presented and ordered printed 066179520
01/20/2006Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/15/2006Left in Rehabilitation and Social Services