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Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority
Board
Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Board of Directors
 
chapter
Tied-House [3 VAC 5 ‑ 30]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description This chapter generally sets forth the types of goods and services alcoholic beverage manufacturers, bottlers, or wholesalers may provide to retailers.
State Authority Title 4.1, Code of Virginia
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation To promote the public health, safety, and welfare by maintaining the reasonable separation of retailer interests from those of the manufacturers, bottlers, brokers, importers and wholesalers.
Meetings See all meetings (3) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: LaTonya D. Hucks-Watkins  / Senior Legal Counsel
Address: 2901 Hermitage Rd.
Richmond, VA 23220
Email Address: latonya.hucks-watkins@virginiaabc.com
Telephone: (804)213-4698    FAX: (804)213-4574    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
License Reform Regulation Amendments
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. Becomes effective on 01/01/2022.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Price Discrimination; Inducements Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/03/2017.
Inducements to retailers; beer and wine tapping equipment; bottle or can openers; back-bar pedestals; banquets licensees; paper, cardboard or plastic advertising materials; clip-ons and table tents; sanctions and penalties. Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/03/2017.
Updating Tied-House Regulations as a Result of Periodic Review Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/18/2013.
Amendments to Advertising and Tied-House Regulations to conform to recent General Assembly action and to simplify and update them. Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/05/2010.
Customized Advertising Materials Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/28/2002.
Tied-House Revisions Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/30/2005.

Withdrawn Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Revisions as a Result of Periodic Review NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 08/11/2006 after the comment period had ended.

Periodic Reviews
Last Activity Status
2/15/2019 Completed Amend
9/27/2011 Completed Amend
1/26/2004 Completed Amend
5/1/2002 Completed Amend