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HB 2959 - 2007-08
Concerning craft distilleries.
Sponsors: Wood, Ormsby, Springer, Conway, Linville, Barlow, Walsh, M., Quall
Companion Bill: SB 6496
Bill History

2008 REGULAR SESSION

Jan 18
First reading, referred to Commerce & Labor. (View Original Bill)
Jan 31
Public hearing in the House Committee on Commerce & Labor at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 4
Executive session scheduled, but no action was taken in the House Committee on Commerce & Labor at 6:00 PM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 5
Executive action taken in the House Committee on Commerce & Labor at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
CL - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass. (View 1st Substitute) (Majority Report)
Feb 6
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Feb 12
Made eligible to be placed on second reading.
Feb 13
Placed on second reading.
Feb 15
1st substitute bill substituted (CL 08). (View 1st Substitute)
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 89; nays, 1; absent, 0; excused, 8. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE SENATE

Feb 19
First reading, referred to Labor, Commerce, Research & Development.
Feb 26
Public hearing scheduled, but not heard in the Senate Committee on Labor, Commerce, Research & Development at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 28
Public hearing and executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Labor, Commerce, Research & Development at 3:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 29
LCRD - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Mar 5
Made eligible to be placed on second reading.
Mar 6
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 47; nays, 0; absent, 0; excused, 2. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE HOUSE

Mar 10
Speaker signed.

IN THE SENATE

Mar 10
President signed.

OTHER THAN LEGISLATIVE ACTION

Mar 11
Delivered to Governor. (View Bill as Passed Legislature)
Mar 20
Governor signed.
Chapter 94, 2008 Laws. (View Session Law)
Effective date 6/12/2008*.
Available Documents
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