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2017 General Session DABC Legislative Summary  Please click here to view text

HB 442 - Timeline Summaries for Changes to:

Effective July 1, 2017 a restaurant licensee may now have a dispensing structure (bar) that is visible to the public under certain provisions. However, the licensee must first apply for and receive approval from the DABC before any changes can be made.  If a licensee makes the change before July 1, 2017, or changes their dispensing area without first submitting an application and getting approval from the DABC, the licensee will be in violation.

To apply Click here:

Effective May 9, 2017 Bars and Restaurants must display a sign in a conspicuous place at the entrance of their premises stating whether the premise is a bar or restaurant.

Download New Mandatory signs for:

All Restaurants Click here:  All Bar Establishments Click here:

The Commission has approved these signs for use in Bars in Restaurants.  These signs are templates and may be printed on any medium but must be at least 8-1/2 inches long and 11 inches wide. The sign must CLEARLY STATE the language that was approved by the commission:

“This premises is licensed as a BAR (or RESTAURANT) not a RESTAURANT (or BAR). THIS SIGN WAS APPROVED BY THE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL COMMISSION”.

 

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