Modify the Number of Retail Liquor Licenses Allowed in a Jurisdiction per Person

Last updated: May 3, 2018

Details about this bill
Category: Alcohol / Tobacco / Guns
Status: Defeated
Sponsor: Senator Mark Dion , Senate 28 - Cumberland County
Session: 128
Bill #: LD 1743



UPDATE: The governor vetoed the bill and the veto was sustained. The bill is dead.

UPDATE: This bill has passed the Senate. It awaits action in the House.

UPDATE: This bill has a majority Ought Not to Pass report from the committee. It will likely die in non-concurrence.


This bill is a concept draft pursuant to Joint Rule 208.

This bill proposes to modify the number of retail liquor licenses allowed in a municipality based on the population of that municipality.