Alcoholic beverage control; granting of certain mixed beverage licenses. (HB486)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Hurst (D-Blacksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcoholic beverage control; granting of certain mixed beverage licenses. Provides that, notwithstanding the requirement for a referendum for liquor by the drink, the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board may issue a mixed beverage license to establishments located on property along State Route 685 approximately 1,600 feet east of the intersection of State Routes 652 and 685. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18104199D
01/08/2018Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/17/2018Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3
01/18/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/25/2018Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2018Read first time
01/30/2018Read second time and engrossed
01/31/2018Read third time and passed House (92-Y 6-N)
01/31/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (92-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/2018Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/13/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB486)
02/16/2018Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2018Read third time
02/20/2018Reading of amendments waived
02/20/2018Committee amendments agreed to
02/20/2018Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/20/2018Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2018Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2018Placed on Calendar
02/22/2018Senate amendments rejected by House (1-Y 98-N)
02/22/2018VOTE: REJECTED (1-Y 98-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2018Senate insisted on amendments (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2018Senate requested conference committee
02/27/2018House acceded to request
02/27/2018Conferees appointed by House
02/27/2018Delegates: Hurst, Peace, Leftwich
02/28/2018Conferees appointed by Senate
02/28/2018Senators: DeSteph, Cosgrove, Spruill
03/07/2018C Amended by conference committee
03/08/2018Conference report agreed to by House (87-Y 8-N)
03/08/2018VOTE: ADOPTION (87-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2018Passed by temporarily
03/08/2018Conference report agreed to by Senate (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB486ER)
03/10/2018Signed by Speaker
03/12/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB486ER)
03/12/2018Signed by President
03/20/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 20, 2018
03/20/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/29/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 494 (effective 7/1/18)
03/29/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0494)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 3 minutes.


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

So, Mr. Speaker. >> I think thank the former Chairman Of education. [Laughter] I turn it back to delegate kill 2004. >> this is the pop-hup award. This is where we choose the teams and we keep count on how many times you pop up on a bill that's not your own just so you can let the other members of the body know how smart you are. This year's -- we had some good competition that general -- that delegate watts from fairfax, put on a strong run, but it was not enough to save the marshall/bell team from the loss. That means that delegate landes and I actually won the pop-up contest this year because we chose wisely. We chose delegate simon from fairfax. [Cheers and applause]

Del. Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights): and delegate simon from fairfax, this award went to the gentleman from prince william, delegate marshall. Went to the gentleman from rich monday, delegate joe morrisey. You are in good company. We hope this isn't your last. We hope this isn't your last but we want to give him the annual pop-up award. >> Mr. Speaker -- >> delegate landes. we have one more award. And Mr. Speaker, I have enlisted the assistance of delegate ware, the gentleman from powhatan, and