March 4, 2008(Key vote)
Title: Relaxing Alcohol Sales Restrictions
Vote Smart's Synopsis:
Vote to pass a bill that increases the allowable alcohol content of beer sold in the state from 6 to 13.9 percent by volume.
- Repeals the requirement for establishments to post a notice informing patrons that they sell beverages with a high alcohol content (Sec. 1).
- This is a substitute bill offered by the House Committee on Tourism and Travel.
NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.