Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority
Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Board of Directors
Other Provisions [3 VAC 5 ‑ 70]
Gifts of Alcoholic Beverages Generally; Exceptions Wine and Beer Tastings; Taxes and Records
Action 4512
General Information
Action Summary The Alcoholic Beverage Control Board proposes to amend 3 VAC 5 - 70, OTHER PROVISIONS by amending existing regulation 3 VAC 5 -70-100 by including representatives of wineries, farm wineries breweries and importers as being authorized to provide retail licensees a sample of wine or beer products not currently sold by such retailer. The amendment also includes language that such samples must be obtained from wholesalers or retail licensees located in the Commonwealth.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [004624]
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
7439 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/15/2016.
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.