Alcoholic beverage control; new license for certain commercial lifestyle centers. (SB1391)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Del. Barry Knight (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcoholic beverage control; new license for certain commercial lifestyle centers. Defines "commercial lifestyle center" and creates a new nonretail license for commercial lifestyle centers. The bill sets out the privileges of the license and imposes a $300 annual state tax and a $60 annual local tax on the license. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103906D
01/11/2017Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/27/2017Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with substitute (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2017Committee substitute printed 17104565D-S1
01/27/2017Substitute bill reprinted 17104565D-S1
01/27/2017Rereferred to Finance
01/31/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1391S1)
02/01/2017Reported from Finance (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Read second time
02/03/2017Reading of substitute waived
02/03/2017Committee substitute agreed to 17104565D-S1
02/03/2017Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1391S1
02/06/2017Passed by for the day
02/07/2017Read third time and passed Senate (28-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2017Placed on Calendar
02/09/2017Read first time
02/09/2017Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/14/2017Reported from General Laws (19-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (97-Y 0-N)
02/15/2017Read third time
02/15/2017Passed House (81-Y 13-N)
02/15/2017VOTE: AGREE TO MOTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2017VOTE: PASSAGE (81-Y 13-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2017Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1391ER)
02/17/2017Signed by Speaker
02/20/2017Signed by President
02/21/2017Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
02/21/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/13/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 492 (effective 7/1/17)
03/13/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0492)
03/21/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1391ER)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.