Alcoholic beverage control; adds powdered or crystalline alcohol, penalty. (HB1908)

Introduced By

Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Alcoholic beverage control; powdered or crystalline alcohol; penalty. Adds powdered or crystalline alcohol to the definition of alcoholic beverages, prohibits containers sold in or shipped into the Commonwealth from including powdered or crystalline alcohol, and creates a Class 1 misdemeanor for anyone who purchases, offers for sale or use, or sells or uses a powdered or crystalline alcoholic product. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/13/2015Committee
01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15102318D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/20/2015Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3
01/21/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1908)
01/27/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/29/2015Reported from General Laws with amendment (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2015Read first time
02/03/2015Read second time
02/03/2015Committee amendment agreed to
02/03/2015Engrossed by House as amended HB1908E
02/03/2015Printed as engrossed 15102318D-E
02/04/2015Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/04/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1908E)
02/05/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2015Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/07/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2015Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/13/2015Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (10-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2015Read third time
02/16/2015Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Enrolled
02/19/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1908ER)
02/19/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1908ER)
02/19/2015Signed by Speaker
02/20/2015Signed by President
02/23/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
02/23/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/23/15
02/23/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/27/2015Governor's recommendation received by House
04/14/2015Placed on Calendar
04/15/2015House concurred in Governor's recommendation (98-Y 0-N)
04/15/2015VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/15/2015Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/15/2015G Emergency clause added by Governor's recommendation
04/15/2015G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/15/2015Reenrolled
04/15/2015Reenrolled bill text (HB1908ER2)
04/15/2015Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/15/2015Signed by President as reenrolled
04/15/2015Enacted, Chapter 735 (effective 4/15/15)
04/15/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0735)