Alcoholic beverage control; certain tobacco laws, enforcement by Department of State Police. (HB981)

Introduced By

Del. Ben Cline (R-Amherst)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcoholic beverage control; certain tobacco laws; enforcement by the Department of State Police; penalty. Transfers the enforcement of alcoholic beverage control laws and certain tobacco laws from the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board to the Department of State Police. As a result, the positions of special agents of the ABC Board are eliminated; however, the bill provides for the transfer of the special agents to the Department of State police under certain circumstances. The bill contains technical amendments. The bill has a delayed effective date of July 1, 2015. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102705D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/03/2014Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3
02/04/2014Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2015
02/06/2014Continued to 2015 in General Laws
12/04/2014Left in General Laws