2011 Regular Session


File Code: Civil Actions and Procedures
Sponsored By:
Delegates Dumais and Simmons
Civil Action - Wrongfully Selling or Furnishing Alcoholic Beverages


Providing that a civil action for specified damages may be brought against an alcoholic beverages licensee or the licensee's employee under specified circumstances for selling or furnishing alcoholic beverages to an individual who is under the age of 21 years or visibly under the influence of alcoholic beverages and who negligently drives or attempts to drive a motor vehicle after consuming the alcoholic beverages; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 3/2 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons, District 17

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Alcoholic Beverages -see also- AB-By Subd; Subst Abuse; etc.
Alcoholic Beverages Licenses
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Drunk and Drugged Driving
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Statutes of Limitation

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Courts and Judicial Proceedings
( 3-1801 , 3-1802 , 3-1803 , 3-1804 , 3-1805 , 5-105 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered