Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority
Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Board of Directors
Retail Operations [3 VAC 5 ‑ 50]
This action is part of the regulatory reform initiative.
Updating Retail Operations Regulations as a Result of Periodic Review
Action 3696
General Information
Action Summary This action will simplify and modernize the board's regulations regarding the operation of licensed retail establishments, including food sale requirements and restrictions on drink specials.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [003239]
Result of Prior Periodic Review Filed 9/27/2011
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
6196 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 08/29/2012.
6332 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/19/2013.
6724 Final Stage withdrawn on 10/22/2013 before the Governor's office completed its review.
6805 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/29/2014.
Contact Information
Name / Title: LaTonya D. Hucks-Watkins  / Senior Legal Counsel
Address: 7450 Freight Way
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Email Address:
Phone: (804)213-4698    FAX: (804)213-4574    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this agency.