Alcoholic beverage control; cider shall be treated as wine for all purposes of ABC law. (HB2433)

Introduced By

Del. David Bulova (D-Fairfax)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcoholic beverage control (ABC); cider. Provides that cider shall be treated as wine for all purposes of alcoholic beverage control law, except where otherwise provided in ABC law or Board regulations. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/19/2017Presented and ordered printed 17104226D
01/19/2017Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/23/2017Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3
01/23/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB2433)
01/24/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/26/2017Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2017Read first time
01/31/2017Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2017Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/01/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2017Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2017Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/10/2017Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2017Read third time
02/14/2017Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2433ER)
02/16/2017Signed by Speaker
02/17/2017Signed by President
02/17/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/17/17
02/17/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 24, 2017
02/23/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB2433ER)
02/23/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 160 (effective 7/1/17)
02/23/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0160)