Alcoholic beverage control; tax allocation for funding the Virginia Spirits Promotion Fund, report. (SB196)

Introduced By

Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcoholic beverage control; tax allocation; funding for Virginia Spirits Promotion Fund. Requires that 20 percent of the 20 percent tax levied on alcoholic beverages sold by the Board of Directors of the Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority that is attributable to the sale of spirits produced by a distiller licensee be deposited in the Virginia Spirits Promotion Fund. The bill requires the Virginia Spirits Board to submit an annual report to the Governor and General Assembly by October 1 regarding its activities and use of moneys in the Virginia Spirits Promotion Fund. This bill is identical to HB 20. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101349D
01/10/2022Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/17/2022Assigned Rehab sub: ABC
01/20/2022Senate subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/21/2022Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/21/2022Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2022Committee substitute printed 22104617D-S1
01/21/2022Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
01/24/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB196S1)
02/02/2022Reported from Finance and Appropriations (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2022Read second time
02/04/2022Reading of substitute waived
02/04/2022Committee substitute agreed to 22104617D-S1
02/04/2022Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB196S1
02/07/2022Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2022Placed on Calendar
02/22/2022Read first time
02/22/2022Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/24/2022Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2022Read second time
03/01/2022Read third time
03/01/2022Passed House (83-Y 16-N)
03/01/2022VOTE: Passage (83-Y 16-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2022Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB196ER)
03/03/2022Signed by Speaker
03/04/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB196ER)
03/04/2022Signed by President
03/11/2022Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 11, 2022
03/11/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/05/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 84 (effective 7/1/22)
04/05/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0084)

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