House Bill 310

WVXU
6:22 pm
Thu February 14, 2013

Bill blocking groceries from selling wine and liquor advances to Kentucky House

Rep. Dennis Keene sponsored House Bill 310

A bill that would effectively block grocery stores from selling wine and liquor—and ban wine and liquor sales in new pharmacies—was approved Thursday in a state House committee.

Under the legislation, grocery stores could still sell alcohol from an adjoined structure with a separate entrance. 

Current law does not allow people younger than 21 to enter a place which sells wine and package liquor, which has prevented sales in grocery stores in the past.

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