Alcoholic beverage control; limited mixed-beverage restaurant licenses. (SB502)

Introduced By

Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington) with support from co-patron Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcoholic beverage control; limited mixed-beverage restaurant licenses. Allows limited mixed-beverage restaurant licensees to sell and serve wine, beer, and champagne for on-premises consumption. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100737D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/24/2014Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with amendments (12-Y 0-N)
01/27/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/28/2014Passed by for the day
01/29/2014Read second time
01/29/2014Reading of amendments waived
01/29/2014Committee amendments agreed to
01/29/2014Engrossed by Senate as amended SB502E
01/29/2014Printed as engrossed 14100737D-E
01/30/2014Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/07/2014Placed on Calendar
02/07/2014Read first time
02/07/2014Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/12/2014Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3
02/18/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/25/2014Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2014Read second time
02/28/2014Read third time
02/28/2014Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/28/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB502ER)
03/05/2014Signed by Speaker
03/07/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB502ER)
03/08/2014Signed by President
04/04/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 633 (effective 7/1/14)
04/04/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0633)


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 35 seconds.