Alcoholic beverage control; agents of Alcoholic Beverage Control Board. (SB353)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcoholic beverage control; agents of Alcoholic Beverage Control Board.  Authorizes the appointment of a distillery licensee that is employing traditional distilling techniques, including the use of authentic copper pot stills to blend or produce spirits in any county with a population of less than 20,000 (Virginia Distillery Company in Nelson County) as an agent of the ABC Board. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100630D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/19/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB353)
01/20/2012Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2012Passed by for the day
01/25/2012Read second time and engrossed
01/26/2012Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/14/2012Assigned GL sub: #3 ABC/Gaming
02/28/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/28/2012Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2012Read second time
03/01/2012Read third time
03/01/2012Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
03/01/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB353ER)
03/06/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB353ER)
03/06/2012Signed by Speaker
03/08/2012Signed by President
03/22/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 344 (effective 7/1/12)
03/22/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0344)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 50 seconds.