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2016 Regular Session



Civil Action - Wrongfully Selling or Furnishing Alcoholic Beverages

Sponsored by:

Delegate Angel


In the House - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Providing that a civil action for specified damages may be brought against an alcoholic beverages license holder or the license holder's employee who sold or furnished under specified circumstances alcoholic beverages to an individual who is under the age of 21 years or visibly under the influence of alcoholic beverages and who negligently drove or attempted to drive a motor vehicle after consuming the alcoholic beverages; applying the Act prospectively; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Angel, Carter, Fennell, Kramer, Morales, Oaks, Sanchez, Tarlau, and A. Washington
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Alcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills
Narrow Subject(s):Alcoholic Beverages -see also- AB-By Subd; Subst Abuse; etc.
Alcoholic Beverages Licenses
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Drunk and Drugged Driving
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Negligence -see also- Medical Malpractice
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
(5-105, 3-2101 through 3-2105)

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October 24, 2017 5:05 P.M.