Alcoholic beverage control; ABC Board to establish schedule of offenses which penalty may be waived. (HB2051)

Introduced By

Del. Tom Gear (R-Hampton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcoholic beverage control; suspension and revocation; penalty waivers. Requires the ABC Board, by regulation, to establish a schedule of offenses for which any penalty may be waived upon a showing that the licensee has had no prior violations within three years immediately preceding the date of the violation. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 091196404
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/19/2009Assigned GL sub: ABC/Gaming
01/20/2009Impact statement from ABC (HB2051)
01/22/2009Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting
01/29/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
02/03/2009Reported from General Laws with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2009Read first time
02/05/2009Read second time
02/05/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/05/2009Engrossed by House as amended HB2051E
02/05/2009Printed as engrossed 091196404-E
02/06/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/06/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2009Impact statement from ABC (HB2051E)
02/09/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2009Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/13/2009Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2009Read third time
02/17/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2051ER)
02/18/2009Signed by Speaker
02/18/2009Signed by President
02/19/2009Impact statement from ABC (HB2051ER)
02/26/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 135 (effective 7/1/09)
02/26/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0135)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1258.