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2010 House Bill 6007: Grant wine wholesaler monopolies; Sunday morning liquor sales; more
Introduced by Rep. Hugh Crawford (R) on March 25, 2010
To authorize liquor licenses for certain continuing care nursing homes.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Regulatory Reform Committee on March 25, 2010
Reported in the House on June 30, 2010
With the recommendation that the amendments be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Passed 92 to 15 in the House on July 1, 2010.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
To grant wine wholesalers within defined regions a monopoly on the sale of wine supplied by a particular winery or master distributor. Also, to repeal the ban on Sunday morning (and Christmas) liquor sales if a store pays extra for a license; authorize liquor licenses for conference and meeting facilities owned by Henry Ford and Washtenaw Community Colleges, and by Western Michigan University in Grand Rapids; let restaurants provide alcohol at catered offsite events; and authorize liquor licenses for certain continuing care nursing homes.
Received in the Senate on July 21, 2010
Referred to the Senate Economic Development and Regulatory Reform Committee on July 21, 2010
Reported in the Senate on September 21, 2010
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the Senate on September 29, 2010
To replace the previous version of the bill with one that uses this as a legislative "vehicle" to adopt a number of liquor-related bills that raise revenues for the state.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on September 29, 2010
Passed 25 to 13 in the Senate on September 29, 2010.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
To grant wine wholesalers within defined regions a monopoly on the sale of wine supplied by a particular winery or master distributor. Also, to repeal the ban on Sunday morning (and Christmas) liquor sales if a store pays extra for a license; authorize liquor licenses for commercial conference and meeting facilities operated by Henry Ford, Jackson, Washtenaw and Monroe Community Colleges, and by Western Michigan University in Grand Rapids; let restaurants provide alcohol at catered offsite events; and authorize liquor licenses for certain continuing care nursing homes.
Received in the House on September 29, 2010
Vetoed by Gov. Jennifer Granholm on October 12, 2010

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