Alcoholic beverage control; adds powdered or crystalline alcohol, penalty. (SB1034)

Introduced By

Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


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 »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15103091D
01/12/2015Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/21/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1034)
01/30/2015Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2015Read second time
02/03/2015Reading of amendment waived
02/03/2015Committee amendment agreed to
02/03/2015Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1034E
02/03/2015Printed as engrossed 15103091D-E
02/04/2015Read third time and passed Senate (36-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2015Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2015Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1034E)
02/09/2015Placed on Calendar
02/09/2015Read first time
02/09/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/10/2015Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2015Read second time
02/12/2015Read third time
02/12/2015Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/12/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2015Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1034ER)
02/16/2015Signed by Speaker
02/18/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1034ER)
02/19/2015Signed by President
02/20/2015Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/20/15
02/20/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Friday, February 27, 2015
02/26/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 25 (effective 7/1/15)
02/26/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0025)


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.