ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CODE - Title 3 - SUBTITLE B. LICENSES

Link to law: http://www.statutes.legis.state.tx.us/Docs/AL/htm/AL.70.HTM
Published: 2015-07-01

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ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CODE

TITLE 3. LICENSES AND PERMITS

SUBTITLE B. LICENSES

CHAPTER 70. RETAIL DEALER'S ON-PREMISE LATE HOURS LICENSE



This section was amended by the 84th Legislature. Pending publication of the current statutes, see S.B. 540, 84th Legislature, Regular Session, for amendments affecting this section.

Sec. 70.01. AUTHORIZED ACTIVITIES. The holder of a retail dealer's on-premise late hours license may sell beer for consumption on the premises on Sunday between the hours of 1:00 a.m. and 2 a.m. and on any other day between the hours of 12 p.m. and 2 a.m. if the premises covered by the license are in an area where the sale of beer during the hours is authorized by this code.

Acts 1977, 65th Leg., p. 485, ch. 194, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1977.



Sec. 70.02. FEE. The annual state fee for a retail dealer's on-premise late hours license is $250.

Acts 1977, 65th Leg., p. 485, ch. 194, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1977. Amended by Acts 1983, 68th Leg., p. 1351, ch. 278, Sec. 47, eff. Sept. 1, 1983.



Sec. 70.03. APPLICATION OF CERTAIN CODE PROVISIONS. All provisions of this code which apply to a retail dealer's on-premise license also apply to a retail dealer's on-premise late hours license.

Acts 1977, 65th Leg., p. 485, ch. 194, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1977.



Sec. 70.04. ISSUANCE OF LICENSE AUTHORIZED FOR CERTAIN AREAS. (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of this code, a license under this chapter may be issued for a premises in an area in which the voters have approved the following alcoholic beverage ballot issues in a local option election:

(1) "The legal sale of beer and wine for off-premise consumption only."; and

(2) either:

(A) "The legal sale of mixed beverages."; or

(B) "The legal sale of mixed beverages in restaurants by food and beverage certificate holders only."

(b) A premises that qualifies for a license under this chapter because it is located in an area that approved the ballot issue described by Subsection (a)(2)(B) may be issued a license under this chapter only if the premises is issued a food and beverage certificate.

Added by Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 1298 (H.B. 2818), Sec. 3, eff. September 1, 2013.