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HB 485: Distilled spirits; referendum election be held prior to issuance of licenses to manufacture; remove requirement

Voted on Friday March 3, 2017

John Pezold's thoughts

HB 485 clarifies and edits the code regarding local referendums to allow for the sale of alcohol within a county. HB 485 allows for the unincorporated locations within a county produce and ship distilled spirits with a referendum or through actions by the local governing authority.

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John Pezold's Vote

Vote Totals

The table below breaks down the total number of votes, and marks the majority vote.

Voted Total % Majority Vote?
Yea 147 81.7% Majority Vote
Nay 23 12.8%
Did not vote 3 1.7%
Excused 7 3.9%