Introduced by Rep. Ryan Berman (R) on February 3, 2021
To allow local governments to permit on-premises liquor sales in bars and restaurants between the hours of 2 a.m. and 4 a.m. If a municipality did allow this, a bar or restaurant would still need to apply to the state Liquor Control Commission for a special license and pay $250 each year. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Regulatory Reform Committee on February 3, 2021
Reported in the House on March 2, 2021
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered by Rep. Yousef Rabhi (D) on March 16, 2021
To require late-night bars to also serve food as a condition of getting the 4:00 a.m. license.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on March 16, 2021