Zoning ordinances; restrictions on ABC licenses in City of Portsmouth. (HB2443)

Introduced By

Del. Ken Melvin (D-Portsmouth)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Zoning ordinances; restrictions on ABC licenses. Provides that the City of Portsmouth may impose a condition upon any special use permit issued after July 1, 2009, relating to retail alcoholic beverage control licensees, which provides that such special use permit will be subject to an automatic review by the governing body upon a change of ownership of the property, a change in possession, or a transfer of majority control of the business entity. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 092032572
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/23/2009Assigned CC & T sub: 2
02/05/2009Subcommittee recommends striking from the docket by voice vote
02/06/2009Stricken from docket by Counties, Cities and Towns


This bill mentions Portsmouth, Norfolk, Richmond.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB831.