The Senate Judiciary, Utilities, Commerce and Government Operations Committee will be voting on Tuesday, October 4th at 10:00am on SB-44 . This legislation increases by two hours every day the number of hours that retailers can sell beer and intoxicating liquor. This will allow such sales beginning at 6:00am. If passed, the measure will move on to the full Senate. Your views on SB-44 can be expressed to the following Senators who make up this Committee:
Sen. Zipperer (Chair) 1-800-863-8883
Sen. Kedzie (Vice-Chair) 1-800-578-1457
Sen. Galloway 1-877-496-0472
Sen. Risser (608) 266-1627
Sen. Erpenbach 1-888-549-0027
The Assembly version of this Bill, AB-63 passed out of Committee 5-2 on September 13th. You may also contact your own Senator regarding SB-44 or your Assemblyman regarding AB-63 using the Legislative Hotline at 1-800-362-9472.