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Chapter 2. Administration of LicensesRead Chapter

  • Article 1. General ProvisionsRead all
  • § 4.1-200
    Exemptions from licensure
    § 4.1-201
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Conduct not prohibited by this title; limitation
    § 4.1-201
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Conduct not prohibited by this title; limitation
    § 4.1-201.1
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Conduct not prohibited by this title; tastings conducted by manufacturers, wine or beer wholesalers, and authorized representatives
    § 4.1-201.1
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Conduct not prohibited by this title; tastings conducted by manufacturers, wine or beer wholesalers, and authorized representatives
    § 4.1-202
    To whom privileges conferred by licenses extend; liability for violations of law
    § 4.1-203
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Separate license for each place of business; transfer or amendment; posting; expiration; carriers
    § 4.1-203
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Separate license for each place of business; transfer or amendment; posting; expiration; carriers
    § 4.1-203.1
    Managers of licensed retail establishments
    § 4.1-204
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Records of licensees; inspection of records and places of business
    § 4.1-204
    (Effective January 1, 2022, until July 1, 2022) Records of licensees; inspection of records and places of business
    § 4.1-204
    (Effective July 1, 2022) Records of licensees; inspection of records and places of business
    § 4.1-205
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Local licenses
    § 4.1-205
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Local licenses
  • Article 2. Licenses Granted by Board; Limitations; Revocation and SuspensionRead all
  • § 4.1-206
    (Repealed effective January 1, 2022) Alcoholic beverage licenses
    § 4.1-206.1
    (Effective January 1, 2022, until July 1, 2022) Manufacturer licenses
    § 4.1-206.1
    (Effective July 1, 2022) Manufacturer licenses
    § 4.1-206.2
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Wholesale licenses
    § 4.1-206.3
    (Effective January 1, 2022, until July 1, 2022) Retail licenses
    § 4.1-206.3
    (Effective July 1, 2022) Retail licenses
    § 4.1-207
    (Repealed effective January 1, 2022) Wine licenses
    § 4.1-207.1
    (Repealed effective January 1, 2022) Restricted wholesale wine licenses
    § 4.1-208
    (Repealed effective January 1, 2022) Beer licenses
    § 4.1-209
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Wine and beer licenses; advertising
    § 4.1-209
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Wine and beer license privileges; advertising; tastings
    § 4.1-209.1
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Direct shipment of wine and beer; shipper's license
    § 4.1-209.1
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Direct shipment of wine and beer; shipper's license
    § 4.1-210
    (Repealed effective January 1, 2022) Mixed beverages licenses
    § 4.1-211
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Temporary licenses
    § 4.1-211
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Temporary licenses
    § 4.1-212
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Permits required in certain instances
    § 4.1-212
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Permits required in certain instances
    § 4.1-212.1
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Permits; delivery of wine and beer; regulations of Board
    § 4.1-212.1
    (Effective January 1, 2022, until July 1, 2022) Delivery of wine and beer; kegs; regulations of Board
    § 4.1-212.1
    (Effective July 1, 2022) Delivery of wine and beer; kegs; regulations of Board
    § 4.1-213
    Manufacture and sale of cider
    § 4.1-214
    Limitations on licenses; sale outside the Commonwealth
    § 4.1-215
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Limitation on manufacturers, bottlers and wholesalers; exemptions
    § 4.1-215
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Limitation on manufacturers, bottlers, and wholesalers; exemptions
    § 4.1-216
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Further limitations on manufacturers, bottlers, importers, brokers or wholesalers; ownership interests prohibited; exceptions; prohibited trade practices
    § 4.1-216
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Further limitations on manufacturers, bottlers, importers, brokers or wholesalers; ownership interests prohibited; exceptions; prohibited trade practices
    § 4.1-216.1
    Point-of-sale advertising materials authorized under certain conditions; civil penalties
    § 4.1-217
    Limitation on brewery licenses
    § 4.1-218
    Limitation on wine and beer importers
    § 4.1-219
    Limitation on Class A and Class B farm wineries
    § 4.1-220
    (Repealed effective January 1, 2022) Limitation on gift shop licenses
    § 4.1-221
    (Effective until July 1, 2022) Limitation on mixed beverage licensees; exceptions
    § 4.1-221
    (Effective July 1, 2022) Limitation on mixed beverage licensees; exceptions
    § 4.1-221.1
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Limitation of tasting licenses
    § 4.1-221.1
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Limitation of tasting licenses
    § 4.1-222
    Conditions under which Board may refuse to grant licenses
    § 4.1-223
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Conditions under which Board shall refuse to grant licenses
    § 4.1-223
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Conditions under which Board shall refuse to grant licenses
    § 4.1-224
    Notice and hearings for refusal to grant licenses; Administrative Process Act; exceptions
    § 4.1-225
    Grounds for which Board may suspend or revoke licenses
    § 4.1-225.1
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Summary suspension in emergency circumstances; grounds; notice and hearing
    § 4.1-225.1
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Summary suspension in emergency circumstances; grounds; notice and hearing
    § 4.1-226
    Grounds for which Board shall suspend or revoke licenses
    § 4.1-227
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Suspension or revocation of licenses; notice and hearings; imposition of penalties
    § 4.1-227
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Suspension or revocation of licenses; notice and hearings; imposition of penalties
    § 4.1-228
    Suspension or revocation; disposition of beverages on hand; termination
    § 4.1-229
    Suspension or revocation of permits; grounds; notice and hearing; exception
  • Article 3. Applications for Licenses and Permits; Fees; TaxesRead all
  • § 4.1-230
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Applications for licenses; publication; notice to localities; fees; permits
    § 4.1-230
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Applications for licenses; publication; notice to localities; fees; permits
    § 4.1-231
    (Repealed effective January 1, 2022) Taxes on state licenses
    § 4.1-231.1
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Fees on state licenses
    § 4.1-232
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Refund of state license tax
    § 4.1-232
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Refund of state license tax
    § 4.1-233
    (Repealed effective January 1, 2022) Taxes on local licenses
    § 4.1-233.1
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Fees on local licenses
    § 4.1-234
    Tax on wine and other alcoholic beverages; exceptions
    § 4.1-235
    Collection; computation, distribution of tax on wine and other alcoholic beverages; refunds and adjustments
    § 4.1-236
    Excise tax on beer and wine coolers; payment of tax; exceptions
    § 4.1-237
    Refund and adjustments on excise tax on beer and wine coolers
    § 4.1-238
    (Effective until January 1, 2022) Bond required to secure excise tax liability on beer and wine coolers, and wine stored in bonded warehouses
    § 4.1-238
    (Effective January 1, 2022) Bond required to secure excise tax liability on beer and wine coolers, and wine stored in bonded warehouses
    § 4.1-239
    Monthly reports and payment of excise tax on beer and wine coolers; filing by nonresident manufacturer; commissions
    § 4.1-240
    Collection of taxes and fees; service charge; storage of credit card, debit card, and automated clearinghouse information