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Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority
Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Board of Directors
Retail Operations [3 VAC 5 ‑ 50]
Nudity and Related Activity on Licensed Premises
[Withdrawn 10/2/2008]
Reason for Withdrawal
The changes contemplated in this action are also included in another action for which the proposed stage has already been published in the Register of Regulations.
General Information
Action Summary This action will prohibit nudity on premises licensed for the sale of mixed beverages, and will conform 3 VAC 5-50-140 with a decision of the Fourth Circuit U. S. Court of Appeals by exempting performances involving serious literary, artistic, scientific, or political expression from the regulation's nudity prohibitions.
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  [000924]
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
4311 Emergency/NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 10/02/2008 after the comment period had ended.
4653 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 10/02/2008 before DPB completed its review.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jeffrey L. Painter  / Legislative and Regulatory Coordinator
Address: Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control
Post Office Box 27491
Richmond, VA 23261
Email Address:
Phone: (804)213-4621    FAX: (804)213-4411    TDD: (804)213-4687