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2013-2014 Regular Session - HB 517
Alcohol; local control of distance requirements of grocery stores and other licensees for retail sale of wine and malt beverages near college campuses; provide
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 3 of Title 3 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the regulation of alcoholic beverages generally, so as to provide for local control of distance requirements for grocery stores and other licensees for the retail sale of wine and malt beverages for consumption off the premises only such that grocery stores and other licensees shall be allowed to open in locations near college campuses such as downtown areas, if so permitted by the local governing authority; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2013 - Effective Date
May/07/2013 - Act 294
May/07/2013 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/04/2013 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/28/2013 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/28/2013 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/28/2013 - Senate Taken from Table
Mar/26/2013 - Senate Tabled
Mar/26/2013 - Senate Third Read
Mar/26/2013 - Senate Engrossed
Mar/25/2013 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/25/2013 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/21/2013 - Senate Recommitted
Mar/20/2013 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/14/2013 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/11/2013 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/07/2013 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/07/2013 - House Third Readers
Mar/05/2013 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/04/2013 - House Second Readers
Mar/01/2013 - House First Readers
Feb/28/2013 - House Hopper
03/07/2013 Modified Structured Rule; 3/21/2013 Withdrawn from the General Calendar and recommitted to Regulated Industries and Utilities Committee in Senate; 3/26/2013 Engrossed upon 3rd reading in Senate; 3/26/2013 Tabled in Senate; 3/28/2013 Taken from Table in Senate
Mar/28/2013 - House Vote #421Yea(163)Nay(4)NV(9)
Mar/28/2013 - Senate Vote #340Yea(32)Nay(19)NV(3)
Mar/26/2013 - Senate Vote #284Yea(35)Nay(14)NV(3)
Mar/07/2013 - House Vote #239Yea(156)Nay(6)NV(13)
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