22 Feb Virginia: Call the Senate Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee Members Today
The Virginia Senate Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee will vote on House Bill 1541 tomorrow morning. Opponents of HB 1541 are fighting to have it killed in Committee. Your outreach is needed to demonstrate that a mixed beverage retail cigar shop license would help local businesses. Please forward this email to your employees, customers, and friends encouraging them to take action.
1) Click on the box below to email the members of the Committee to request support for House Bill 1541.
2) Use the script and phone numbers below to call each of the targeted Committee members listed to request support for House Bill 1541.
Script: Hello Senator, I am calling to ask for your support for House Bill 1541. This legislation is important for local small businesses. Currently tobacconists apply for one license per pairing event, but this legislation would allow tobacconists to apply for one mixed beverage retail cigar shop license per year that is valid for 18 events.House Bill 1541 simply cuts down on paperwork for small business owners. Thank you for your time.
Senator Emmett W. Hanger, Jr. (R) – Senate District 24
Senator Frank W. Wagner (R) – Senate District 7
Senator Scott A. Surovell (D) – Senate District 36
Senator T. Montgomery “Monty” Mason (D) – Senate District 1