Alcoholic beverage control; beer licenses. (SB769)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcoholic beverage control; beer licenses. Creates a retail on-premises beer license for a nonprofit museum exempt from taxation under § 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, located in the Town of Front Royal, and dedicated to educating the consuming public about historic beer products, which authorizes the licensee to sell beer for on-premises consumption in areas approved by the Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Board. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18103829D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/26/2018Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2018Read second time
01/30/2018Reading of amendment waived
01/30/2018Committee amendment agreed to
01/30/2018Engrossed by Senate as amended SB769E
01/30/2018Printed as engrossed 18103829D-E
01/31/2018Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2018Placed on Calendar
02/05/2018Read first time
02/05/2018Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/13/2018Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3
02/15/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB769E)
02/20/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 1-N)
03/01/2018Reported from General Laws with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2018Committee substitute printed 18107393D-H1
03/05/2018Read second time
03/06/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB769H1)
03/06/2018Read third time
03/06/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18107393D-H1
03/06/2018Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB769H1
03/06/2018Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
03/06/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2018House substitute agreed to by Senate (37-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2018Title replaced 18107393D-H1
03/09/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB769ER)
03/09/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB769ER)
03/09/2018Signed by Speaker
03/10/2018Signed by President
03/20/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 20, 2018
03/20/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/30/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 665 (effective 7/1/18)
03/30/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0665)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 49 seconds.