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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2628 193rd (Current)

An Act modernizing the Massachusetts alcohol laws

March , 2024 -- The committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure, to whom was referred the petitions (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 176) of Anne M. Gobi, Deborah B. Goldberg, Treasurer and Receiver General and Lindsay N. Sabadosa for legislation to modernize the Massachusetts alcohol laws; (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 177) of Anne M. Gobi and Patrick M. O'Connor for legislation to extend pandemic-related relief for dining establishments; (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 221) of John C. Velis for legislation to promote economic recovery for restaurants and bars; (accompanied by bill, House, No. 295) of Paul K. Frost relative to providing for permanent alcoholic beverage takeout​​; (accompanied by bill, House, No. 299) of William C. Galvin and Natalie M. Higgins for legislation to extend pandemic related relief for dining establishments to allow cocktails-to-go; (accompanied by bill, House, No. 302) of Denise C. Garlick relative to extending pandemic-related relief for dining establishments by allowing for the delivery of certain alcoholic beverages; (accompanied by bill, House, No. 365) of Joseph W. McGonagle, Jr., relative to extending pandemic-related relief for dining establishments by allowing for the delivery of certain alcoholic beverages; and (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3782) of Mike Connolly relative to the sale of food and alcoholic beverages by restaurants and bars and for the establishment of a special commission (including members of the General Court) of the promotion and discounted sale of alcoholic beverages, report the accompanying bill (Senate, No. 2628).

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure
Status:
Referred to Senate Committee on Ways and Means

Bill History

Displaying 4 actions for Bill S.2628
Date Branch Action
4/1/2024 Senate Reported from the committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure
4/1/2024 Senate New draft of S176, S177, S221, H295, H299, H302, H365 and H3782
4/1/2024 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Rules of the two branches, acting concurrently
4/29/2024 Senate Committee recommended ought to pass and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means

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