SB17-134 - Alcohol Beverage Licensee Penalty Application

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning the exclusion of certain areas of an alcohol beverage licensee's operation in the application of penalties for certain violations.

The bill limits penalties for violations relating to the sale of alcohol beverages to a visibly intoxicated or underage person that occur in a sales room for licensees operating a beer wholesaler, winery, limited winery, or distillery, or in a retail establishment, for licensees operating a brew pub, vintner's restaurant, or distillery pub, by prohibiting the licensing authority from:


  • Basing any fine on the estimated gross revenues of any manufacturing or wholesale activities of the licensee; and
  • Extending any suspension to the manufacturing or wholesale activities of the licensee.
    (Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)


Latest update: March 30, 2017
03/30/2017 - Governor Signed
03/23/2017 - Sent to the Governor
03/22/2017 - Signed by the Speaker of the House
03/21/2017 - Signed by the President of the Senate
03/15/2017 - Senate Considered House Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass
03/13/2017 - House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
03/10/2017 - House Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee
03/07/2017 - House Committee on Business Affairs and Labor Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole
02/23/2017 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Business Affairs and Labor
02/21/2017 - Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
02/17/2017 - Senate Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee
02/14/2017 - Senate Committee on Business, Labor, & Technology Refer Amended - Consent Calendar to Senate Committee of the Whole
01/31/2017 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Business, Labor, & Technology