Alcoholic beverage control; certain laws transferred to State Police. (HB1054)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville)


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, 2017. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16103675D
01/13/2016Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/20/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #3
01/20/2016Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3
01/26/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2016Left in General Laws