CSHB 372(L&C): "An Act relating to the authority of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board to exempt certain restaurant or eating place licenses from requirements relating to operation of a restaurant and to food sales; and providing for an effective date."
00CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 372(L&C) 01 "An Act relating to the authority of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board to 02 exempt certain restaurant or eating place licenses from requirements relating to 03 operation of a restaurant and to food sales; and providing for an effective 04 date." 05 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 06 * Section 1. AS 04.11.100(f) is amended to read: 07 (f) Notwithstanding the provisions of (b) and (e) of this section, upon written 08 application and approval of the local governing body, the board may renew [ISSUE OR 09 REISSUE] a restaurant or eating place license and exempt the licensee from the 10 requirements of (b) and (e) of this section if the license was issued under the 11 provisions of this subsection before July 1, 1996. [A LICENSEE EXEMPT 12 AS PROVIDED IN THIS SUBSECTION SHALL PROVIDE FOOD ITEMS FOR SALE 13 ON THE PREMISES AS SHOWN ON A MENU APPROVED BY THE BOARD AND 14 AVAILABLE TO PATRONS.] The board may not
01 (1) renew [ISSUE OR REISSUE] a license as provided under this 02 subsection if 03 (A) the renewal [ISSUANCE OR REISSUANCE] would result 04 in more than one exempt restaurant or eating place license for every 10 restaurant 05 or eating place licenses allowed under the provisions of AS 04.11.400(a)(2) or 06 (3); 07 (B) the premises would be located in a building having a public 08 entrance within 200 feet of the boundary line of a school or a church building in 09 which religious services are being regularly conducted; for purposes of this 10 subparagraph, the 200-foot prohibition is measured from the outer boundary line 11 of the school or the public entrance of the church building by the shortest 12 pedestrian route to the nearest public entrance of the restaurant or eating place; 13 or 14 (2) [REISSUE A RESTAURANT OR EATING PLACE LICENSE 15 AS EXEMPT AS PROVIDED UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SUBSECTION 16 IF THE LICENSE WAS ISSUED UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF AS 04.11.400(g); 17 OR 18 (3)] transfer an exempt license issued under this subsection to another 19 person. 20 * Sec. 2. AS 04.11.100 is amended by adding a new subsection to read: 21 (g) A restaurant or eating place licensee operating under a license issued under 22 (f) of this section 23 (1) shall offer a full-service menu of food items available to the public; 24 the menu must be approved by the board; 25 (2) may only provide live performances or music on the licensed 26 premises between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. unless approved by the director 27 after written request by the licensee for a specific occasion. 28 * Sec. 3. TRANSITION. Notwithstanding the provisions of AS 04.11.100(f), as amended 29 by sec. 1 of this Act, if this Act takes effect before July 1, 1996, then during the period between 30 the effective date of this Act and July 1, 1996, the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board may 31 renew an existing restaurant or eating place license under AS 04.11.100(f) but may not issue a