AN ACT TO PROHIBIT THE CONSUMPTION OF MALT BEVERAGES OR UNFORTIFIED WINE ON THE PREMISES OF ANY BUSINESS DURING THE PERIOD OF TIME WHERE ANY ON-PREMISES PERMIT ISSUED TO THE BUSINESS AUTHORIZING THE SALE AND CONSUMPTION OF MALT BEVERAGES OR UNFORTIFIED WINE IS SUSPENDED OR REVOKED BY THE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL COMMISSION AND AMEND THE DEFINITION OF A CONVENTION CENTER FOR PURPOSES OF THE STATE'S ABC LAWS. Enacted August 23, 2013. Section 1 is effective December 1, 2013. The remainder is effective August 23, 2013.
Summary date: Sep 3 2013 - View summary
Summary date: Jul 23 2013 - View summary
Senate amendment makes the following changes to the 3rd edition.
Amends the short and long titles.
Deletes language in GS 18B-1000(1a)b that required a qualified, privately owned facility to be located within an area that has been designated as an Urban Redevelopment Area under Article 22 of GS Chapter 160A to be considered a convention center when other conditions are also met. Effective when the act becomes law.
Summary date: Apr 11 2013 - View summary
Senate amendment makes the following change to the 2nd edition.
Provides that the prohibition in this act does not apply to the premises where the permitted business was located at the time the permit was suspended/revoked if the business ceases to operate in that location and the owner of the property is not the permittee, provided that the permittee is not engaged in any other business or other activity on the premises during the period of suspension or revocation.
Summary date: Apr 10 2013 - View summary
Senate committee substitute makes the following changes.
Changes long title.
Makes clarifying and technical changes.
Summary date: Mar 27 2013 - View summary
Amends GS 18B-300 by creating a new subsection GS 18B-300(a1), providing that it is illegal to consume or for an owner/agent/employee to allow the consumption of malt beverages or unfortified wine on the premises of any business when any on-premise permit issued to the owner of that business, which authorizes the sale and/or consumption of malt beverage or unfortified wine, has been suspended or revoked by the Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission.
Effective December 1, 2013.