Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control
Alcoholic Beverage Control Board
Procedural Rules for the Conduct of Hearings Before the Board and Its Hearing Officers and the Adoption or Amendment of Regulations [3 VAC 5 ‑ 10]
|Description||This chapter sets forth the procedural rules for hearings held by hearing officers and the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, discovery provisions for proceedings arising under the Wine and Beer Franchise Acts, provisions for telephone hearings, and the Board's public participation guidelines for adoption or amendment of regulations.|
|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 and the standard executive branch review process.|
|Text of Regulation||Link to Virginia Administrative Code|
|Goals of Regulation||
1. To provide an efficient process for the adjudication of contested license applications, disciplinary cases, and disputes under the Wine and Beer Franchise Acts, while protecting the public health, safety, and welfare.
2. To provide a reasonable opportunity for public input in the formation, amendment, or repeal of agency regulations.
|Name / Title:||Shawn Walker / Director of Law Enforcement|
2901 Hermitage Rd.
Richmond, VA 23220
|Telephone:||(804)213-4569 FAX: (804)213-4411 TDD: ()-|