Alcoholic beverage control; distribution of liter tax on cider produced by farm wineries. (SB569)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcoholic beverage control; distribution of liter tax on cider produced by farm wineries. Clarifies that the liter tax collected on cider produced by farm winery licensees is to be deposited in the Virginia Wine Promotion Fund. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102107D
01/13/2016Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/21/2016Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2016Committee substitute printed 16104532D-S1
01/25/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2016Read second time
01/26/2016Reading of substitute waived
01/26/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16104532D-S1
01/26/2016Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB569S1
01/27/2016Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2016Placed on Calendar
02/03/2016Read first time
02/03/2016Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/16/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB569S1)
02/18/2016Reported from General Laws (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2016Read second time
02/22/2016Read third time
02/22/2016Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/22/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2016Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB569ER)
02/23/2016Signed by President
02/23/2016Signed by Speaker
02/23/2016Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/23/16
02/23/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 1, 2016
02/24/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB569ER)
03/01/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 140 (effective 7/1/16)