Alcoholic beverage control; food-beverage ratio for certain mixed beverage licensees. (HB171)

Introduced By

Del. Dave Albo (R-Springfield)

Progress

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

Description

Alcoholic beverage control; food-beverage ratio for certain mixed beverage licensees. Provides that for persons holding a mixed beverage restaurant, caterer's, or limited caterer's license, in calculating the minimum 45 percent ratio of food to mixed beverage and food, such licensees shall include the gross receipts from the sale of nonalcoholic beverages served on the premises in calculating the gross receipts from the sale of food. Read the Bill »

Status

02/16/2016: Passed the House

History

DateAction
12/23/2015Committee
12/23/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16100785D
12/23/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/18/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #3
01/18/2016Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3
01/18/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB171)
02/02/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 0-N)
02/11/2016Reported from General Laws with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2016Committee substitute printed 16105056D-H1
02/13/2016Read first time
02/15/2016Read second time
02/15/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16105056D-H1
02/15/2016Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB171H1
02/16/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/16/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB171H1)
02/16/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2016Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/19/2016Continued to 2017 in Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Video

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 41 seconds.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.

ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL WITH A SUBSTITUTE.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): GENTLEMAN FROM FAIRFAX, MR. LALBO.

[Unknown]: THOSE IN FAVOR SAY AYE. MR. SPEAKER, MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE THIS DEALS WITH FOOD ALCOHOL RATIO. WOULD CALL YOU HAVE TO SERVE AND HAVE 45% OF YOUR INCOME HAS TO BE FROM FOOD. THIS BILL DOES NOT CHANGE THE RATIO IN ANY BIT. JUST REWRITES IT SO PEOPLE KNOW