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2016 Regular Session



Alcoholic Beverages - Distribution and Sales Tax Revenues

Sponsored by:

Delegate Frick


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Authorizing the Montgomery County Department of Liquor Control to authorize the wholesale distribution of beer in the county to a person who purchases a franchise interest from the county; authorizing the Department to sell its interest in a dispensary to a person who holds or is eligible to hold a specified license; requiring the purchase to be by public auction; prohibiting the Department from selling its interest in more than a 25 dispensaries, and many not convey more than one dispensary location to any person; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Frick
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Contingency - on enactment of another bill
Economic Matters  View Committee Hearing
Ways and Means
Broad Subject(s):Taxes - Sales and Use
Counties - Generally
Alcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills
Narrow Subject(s):Alcoholic Beverages Licenses
Alcoholic Beverages - By Subdivision
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Montgomery County
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Sales and Use Tax
Statutes:Article - Alcoholic Beverages
Article - Tax - General
(11-104, 2-1301, 2-1302, 2-1304)

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October 24, 2017 5:00 P.M.