Amends GS 18B-1000, definitions concerning retail establishments where alcohol is sold, to add and define pub.
Amends GS 18B-1001, kinds of ABC permits; places eligible, adding "pub" to the list of establishments that can receive various alcohol permits, including an On-Premise Malt Beverage Permit, On-Premises Unfortified Wine Permit, On-Premises Fortified Wine Permit, Brown-Bagging Permit, Special Occasion Permit, and Mixed Beverages Permit.
Amends GS 18B-602(h), regarding alcoholic beverage elections, adding "pubs" to the language used in an election ballot for mixed beverage elections.
Amends GS 18B-603 making conforming changes and providing that the NC Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission (Commission) can issue brown-bagging permit for pubs without approval at an election.
Directs the Commission to adopt rules to implement this act. Also provides that any private club that has an ABC permit when this act becomes law, but the establishment meets the definition of pub as provided in this act, will not be subject to the rules governing private clubs for the duration of the permit.
Status: Ref To Com On Commerce and Job Development Subcommittee on Alcoholic Beverage Control (House Action) (May 21 2014)
Bill H 1138 (2013-2014)Summary date: May 20 2014 - More information