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Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority
Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Board of Directors
Advertising [3 VAC 5 ‑ 20]
This action is part of the regulatory reform initiative.
Updating Advertising Regulations as a Result of Periodic Review
General Information
Action Summary This action will amend several provisions of the board's regulations governing the advertising of alcoholic beverages, to remove vague or obsolete language, and lessen restrictions on advertising using novelty and specialty items, coupons, and sponsorship of public events. It represents the result of a periodic review.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
RIS Project Yes  [003235]
Result of Prior Periodic Review Dated 9/27/2011
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
6192 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 08/29/2012.
6329 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/19/2013.
6716 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/18/2013.
Contact Information
Name / Title: LaTonya D. Hucks-Watkins  / Senior Legal Counsel
Address: 7450 Freight Way
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Email Address:
Phone: (804)213-4698    FAX: (804)213-4574    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this agency.