Alcoholic beverage control; jewelry store license. (SB495)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcoholic beverage control; jewelry store license. Creates a jewelry store license, which (i) may be granted to a permanent retail establishment in which at least 75 percent of its annual sales come from the sale of jewelry and (ii) authorizes the licensee to serve two five-ounce glasses of wine or two 12-ounce glasses of beer to any bona fide customer. The bill establishes state and local license fees for such license. The bill has a contingent expiration date. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104105D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/10/2020Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with amendment (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/13/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/14/2020Read second time
01/14/2020Reading of amendment waived
01/14/2020Committee amendment agreed to
01/14/2020Engrossed by Senate as amended SB495E
01/14/2020Printed as engrossed 20104105D-E
01/15/2020Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB495E)
02/21/2020Placed on Calendar
02/21/2020Read first time
02/21/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/21/2020Assigned GL sub: ABC/Gaming
02/25/2020Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (2-Y 5-N)
03/03/2020Left in General Laws