HB 618 Alcoholic beverage control; wine and beer franchise acts.
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Summary:
Alcoholic beverage control; wine and beer franchise acts. Adds to the definition of what constitutes "good cause" in the cancellation of a franchise agreement under the Wine Franchise Act and the Beer Franchise Act. The bill provides that good cause shall not exist without a finding of a material deficiency for which the wholesaler is responsible in any case in which good cause is alleged to exist based on circumstances not set out in each franchise act.

Full text:
01/19/96  House: Presented & ordered printed 964375204  pdf
01/31/96  House: Printed as engrossed 964375204-E  pdf
02/28/96  Senate: Floor substitute printed 968123649-S1 (Earley)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
Senate amendments rejected

Status:
01/19/96  House: Presented & ordered printed 964375204
01/19/96  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/22/96  House: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: 3
01/29/96  House: Reported from General Laws with amds. (21-Y 0-N)
01/30/96  House: Read first time
01/31/96  House: Read second time
01/31/96  House: Committee amendments agreed to
01/31/96  House: Engrossed by House as amended
01/31/96  House: Printed as engrossed 964375204-E
02/01/96  House: Read third time and passed House (Block Vote) (100-Y 0-N)
02/01/96  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/01/96  House: Communicated to Senate
02/02/96  Senate: Read first time
02/02/96  Senate: Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/23/96  Senate: Reported from R. & S. S. w/amendment (15-Y 0-N)
02/26/96  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/26/96  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (39-Y 0-N)
02/27/96  Senate: Read third time
02/27/96  Senate: Passed by temporarily
02/27/96  Senate: Passed by for the day
02/28/96  Senate: Read third time
02/28/96  Senate: Passed by for the day
02/28/96  Senate: Floor substitute printed 968123649-S1 (Earley)
02/29/96  Senate: Read third time
02/29/96  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
02/29/96  Senate: Committee amendment rejected
02/29/96  Senate: Motion for recommittal to committee rejected (16-Y 23-N)
02/29/96  Senate: VOTE: RECOMMIT (16-Y 23-N)
02/29/96  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/29/96  Senate: Substitute by Mr. Earley agreed to 968123649-S1
02/29/96  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 968123649-S1
02/29/96  Senate: Passed Senate with substitute (29-Y 8-N)
02/29/96  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (29-Y 8-N)
03/01/96  House: Placed on Calendar
03/04/96  House: Passed by for the day
03/05/96  House: Senate substitute rejected by House (13-Y 87-N)
03/05/96  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (13-Y 87-N)
03/07/96  Senate: Senate insisted on substitute (38-Y 1-N)
03/07/96  Senate: VOTE: INSIST & REQUEST (38-Y 1-N)
03/07/96  Senate: Senate requested conference committee
03/07/96  House: House acceded to request
03/07/96  House: Conferees appointed by House
03/07/96  House: Delegates: Croshaw, Robinson, Watkins
03/07/96  Senate: Conferees appointed by Senate
03/07/96  Senate: Senators: Lucas, Saslaw, Trumbo
03/09/96  Senate: Reading of conference report waived
03/09/96  Senate: Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/09/96  Senate: VOTE: ADOPT CONFERENCE REPORT (40-Y 0-N)
03/09/96  House: Conference report agreed to by House (77-Y 19-N)
03/09/96  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (77-Y 19-N)
03/09/96  House: Reconsideration of conference report agreed to by House
03/09/96  House: Conference report agreed to by House (87-Y 12-N)
03/09/96  House: VOTE: ADOPTION #2 (87-Y 12-N)
03/09/96  House: Conference report recommends that the bill be:
03/09/96  House: Stricken from House and Senate calendars