Alcohol or marijuana product; liability for sale to an underage person. (HB984)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Runion (R-Bridgewater) with support from co-patron Del. John Avoli (R-Staunton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Liability for sale of alcohol or marijuana product to an underage person. Creates a cause of action against an alcoholic beverage control retail licensee or cannabis control retail licensee who sells alcohol or a marijuana product to an underage person if the consumption of the alcohol or marijuana product caused or contributed to an injury to person or property while the underage person operated a motor vehicle. The provisions of this act related to the sale of marijuana products have a delayed effective date of January 1, 2024. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101945D
01/12/2022Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/07/2022Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #2
02/11/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB984)
02/15/2022Left in Courts of Justice

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