as amended, McGuire. Alcoholic beverage service: veterans’ club
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The Alcoholic Beverage Control Act provides for the issuance of licenses for which various annual fees are charged depending upon the type of license issued. The act authorizes the issuance of a veterans’ club license authorizing the sale of alcoholic beverages for consumption within the licensed establishment only to members of the veterans’ organization and their guests.
This bill would additionally authorize a holder of a veterans’ club
begin delete license, as part of a beer tasting, wine tasting, or beer and wine tasting event,end delete to sell and serve begin delete beer, wine, or foodend delete for consumption within the licensed establishment to members of begin delete the general public,end delete as well as to the members of the veterans’ organization and their guests.
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State-mandated local program: no.
The people of the State of California do enact as follows:
Section 23453 of the Business and Professions
2Code is amended to read:
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4holder of a veterans’ club license may exercise all of the rights
5and privileges permitted by an on-sale general license but may sell
6and serve alcoholic beverages for consumption within the licensed
7establishment only to members of the veterans’
8organization and their guests.
12(b) A veterans’ club license is not transferable to another person
13from the person to whom issued or by whom renewed. The
14provisions of Article 2 (commencing with Section 23815) of
15Chapter 5 do not apply to the issuance of veterans’ club licenses.
Section 23453.5 is added to the Business and
24Professions Code, to read:
Notwithstanding any other law, as part of a beer
26tasting, wine tasting, or beer and wine tasting event, a holder of a
27veterans’ club license may sell and serve beer, wine, or food for
28consumption within the licensed establishment to members of the
29general public, as well as to the members of the veterans’
30organization and their guests.