Alcoholic beverage control; limited distiller's licenses, land zoned agricultural. (SB579)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)

Progress

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

Description

Alcoholic beverage control; limited distiller's licenses. Provides that for a limited distiller's license, "land zoned agricultural" means land zoned as an agricultural district or classification, but does not include any other zoning classification or designation that permits agricultural uses. Under current law, such license may be granted only if the land is zoned agricultural. Amends § 4.1-206, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

03/09/2016: Passed the House

History

DateAction
01/13/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16103933D
01/13/2016Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/02/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB579)
02/12/2016Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with substitute (14-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/12/2016Committee substitute printed 16105514D-S1
02/15/2016Passed by temporarily
02/15/2016Read second time
02/15/2016Reading of substitute waived
02/15/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16105514D-S1
02/15/2016Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB579S1
02/15/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2016Passed Senate (31-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2016Placed on Calendar
02/17/2016Read first time
02/17/2016Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/17/2016Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3
02/18/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB579S1)
02/23/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
03/01/2016Reported from General Laws with substitute (19-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2016Committee substitute printed 16105749D-H1
03/03/2016Read second time
03/04/2016Passed by for the day
03/07/2016Passed by for the day
03/08/2016Passed by for the day
03/09/2016Read third time
03/09/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16105749D-H1
03/09/2016Amendment by Delegate Hugo agreed to
03/09/2016Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendment SB579H1
03/09/2016Passed House with substitute with amendment (94-Y 3-N)
03/09/2016VOTE: PASSAGE (94-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2016House substitute with amendment rejected by Senate (2-Y 38-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2016House insisted on substitute with amendment
03/10/2016House requested conference committee
03/10/2016Senate acceded to request (37-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2016Conferees appointed by Senate
03/10/2016Senators: Barker, Cosgrove, Black
03/10/2016Conferees appointed by House
03/10/2016Delegates: Hugo, Albo, Keam
03/11/2016C Amended by conference committee
03/11/2016Conference substitute printed 16106370D-S2
03/11/2016Conference report agreed to by House (93-Y 2-N)
03/11/2016VOTE: ADOPTION (93-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
03/11/2016Conference report agreed to by Senate (28-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
03/11/2016Reconsideration of conference report agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/11/2016Conference report agreed to by Senate (26-Y 11-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, 7 clips in all, totaling 9 minutes.

Transcript

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

BEFORE THE BODY. DELEGATE HUGO. THIS LIMITS DISTILLERIES WITHIN THE RESIDENTIAL NEIGHBORHOODS IN FAISH FAX COUNTY, THE CONSERVATION. I HOPE IT BE THE WILL TO ADOPT THE CONFERENCE REPORT TO SENATE BILL 579. SHALL THE CONFERENCE REPORT BE ADOPTED?