Alcoholic beverage control; requires ABC Board to establish a schedule of offenses. (SB1258)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)


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


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 095832340
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/16/2009Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2009Read second time
01/20/2009Reading of amendment waived
01/20/2009Committee amendment agreed to
01/20/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1258E
01/20/2009Printed as engrossed 095832340-E
01/21/2009Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2009Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2009Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1258E)
01/30/2009Placed on Calendar
01/30/2009Read first time
01/30/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/09/2009Assigned GL sub: ABC/Gaming
02/17/2009Reported from General Laws with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Read second time
02/19/2009Read third time
02/19/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/19/2009Engrossed by House as amended
02/19/2009Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/19/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009House amendments agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1258ER)
02/28/2009Signed by President
02/28/2009Signed by Speaker
03/11/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1258ER)
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 279 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0279)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2051.