Alcoholic beverage control; corkage fee for beer and cider. (HB706)

Introduced By

Del. David Yancey (R-Newport News)

Progress

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

Description

Alcoholic beverage control (ABC); corkage fee for beer and cider. Permits any restaurant with an ABC license to permit the consumption of lawfully acquired beer or cider by bona fide customers on the premises in all areas and locations covered by the license under certain conditions and allows the licensee to charge a corkage fee to such customer for the beer or cider so consumed; however, the licensee shall not charge any other fee to such customer. Under current law, a licensed restaurant may charge a corkage fee for wine. Amends § 4.1-201, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/11/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16103707D
01/11/2016Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/18/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #3
01/18/2016Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3
01/19/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/26/2016Reported from General Laws (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2016Read first time
01/29/2016Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/01/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2016Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/11/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB706)
02/12/2016Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2016Read third time
02/16/2016Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2016Enrolled
02/17/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB706ER)
02/17/2016Signed by Speaker
02/18/2016Signed by President
02/18/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB706ER)
02/18/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/18/16
02/18/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Thursday, February 25, 2016
02/25/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 26 (effective 7/1/16)
02/25/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0026)