Alcoholic Beverage Control Board; creates 2-year pilot project for certain mixed beverage licensees. (HB2293)

Introduced By

Del. Dave Albo (R-Springfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcoholic Beverage Control; pilot project. Creates a two-year pilot project for certain mixed beverage licensees of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board. The bill allows a participating mixed beverage restaurant licensee to use alternative calculation for the food-to-beverage ratio based on volume by proof gallon. The bill sets out the parameters of the pilot project and requires the ABC Board to report its findings and any recommendations based on the results of the project to the chairs of the House Committee on General Laws and the Senate Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services on or before July 1, 2011. The bill defines proof gallon. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 091782404
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/23/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2293)
01/23/2009Assigned GL sub: ABC/Gaming
01/29/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
02/03/2009Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2009Read first time
02/05/2009Read second time and engrossed
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)
02/09/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2009Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/20/2009Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2293ER)
02/28/2009Signed by Speaker
02/28/2009Signed by President
03/11/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2293ER)
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 238 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0238)