Concession stands at youth athletic activities; exempt from regulations applicable to restaurants. (HB1473)

Introduced By

Del. Ed Scott (R-Culpeper) with support from co-patron Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Regulations applicable to restaurants; concession stands at youth athletic activities exempt. Exempts concession stands at youth athletic activities from regulations governing restaurants, provided that such concession stands are promoted or sponsored either by a youth athletic association or by any charitable nonprofit organization or group thereof that has been recognized as being a part of the recreational program of the political subdivision where the association or organization is located by an ordinance or resolution of such political subdivision. Amends § 35.1-25, § 35.1-26, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


  • 01/01/2013 Committee
  • 01/01/2013 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13100489D
  • 01/01/2013 Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
  • 01/14/2013 Impact statement from DPB (HB1473)
  • 01/16/2013 Referred from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
  • 01/16/2013 Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
  • 01/18/2013 Assigned HWI sub: #3
  • 01/22/2013 Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
  • 01/24/2013 Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/25/2013 Read first time
  • 01/28/2013 Read second time and engrossed
  • 01/29/2013 Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
  • 01/29/2013 VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/30/2013 Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 01/30/2013 Referred to Committee on Education and Health
  • 02/07/2013 Reported from Education and Health (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/08/2013 Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/11/2013 Read third time
  • 02/11/2013 Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/13/2013 Enrolled
  • 02/13/2013 Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1473ER)
  • 02/13/2013 Impact statement from DPB (HB1473ER)
  • 02/13/2013 Signed by Speaker
  • 02/14/2013 Signed by President
  • 03/12/2013 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 188 (effective 7/1/13)
  • 03/12/2013 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0188)


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 45 seconds.