Alcoholic beverages; changes penalty for underage possession. (SB601)

Introduced By

Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Alcoholic beverages; underage possession. Changes the penalty for possession of alcoholic beverages by a person under age 21 to a Class 2 misdemeanor (confinement in jail for not more than six months and a fine of not more than $1000, either or both) from a Class 1 misdemeanor (confinement in jail for not more than 12 months and a fine of not more than $2,500, either or both). Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/09/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 086527284
01/09/2008Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/18/2008Rereferred from Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2008Rereferred to Courts of Justice
01/21/2008Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/05/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB601)
02/06/2008Continued to 2009 in Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)