16 Feb Virginia: Ask Senate Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee to Reconsider H.B. 2220
The Virginia Senate Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee could reconsider House Bill 2220 tomorrow morning at 8:30 a.m. H.B. 2220 establishes a mixed beverage retail cigar shop license, permitting qualified tobacconists to serve wine, beer, or mixed beverages for on-premises consumption. This bill was defeated in Committee by a 7-8 vote last week.
Your immediate outreach is needed to convince the Senators who voted “no” on H.B. 2220 to reconsider the bill and change their vote. Please use the phone numbers below to contact the dissenting Senators to request their support for H.B. 2220.
Senator Locke (804) 698-7502
Senator McDougle (804) 698-7504
Senator Black (804) 698-7513
Senator Favola (804) 698-7531
Senator Wexton (804) 698-7533
Senator McPike (804) 698-7529
Senator Spruill (804) 698-7505
Senator Mason (804) 698-7501
This state alert from the International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPR) is brought to you in partnership with the Cigar Association of Virginia (CAV).