Alcoholic beverage control; tied house exception. (HB2300)

Introduced By

Del. Mike Watson (R-Williamsburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcoholic beverage control; tied house exception. Provides an exception from the tied house restrictions by allowing the granting of any retail license to a distillery licensee, or to an applicant for such license, or to a lessee of such person, a wholly owned subsidiary of such person, or its lessee under certain circumstances. Under current law, this exception is authorized for brewery and winery licensees. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/17/2013Presented and ordered printed 13103837D
01/17/2013Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/22/2013Assigned GL sub: #3 ABC/Gaming
01/29/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
01/31/2013Reported from General Laws (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2013Read first time
02/04/2013Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2013Read third time and passed House (97-Y 1-N 1-A)
02/05/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 1-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/06/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2013Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/15/2013Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Read third time
02/19/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2300ER)
02/23/2013Signed by Speaker
02/23/2013Signed by President
03/20/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 604 (effective 7/1/13)
03/20/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0604)