Alcoholic Beverage Control Board

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Proposed Change to the Rules and Regulation of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board

Pursuant to section 2.04.090 of the Charter and Code of the City of Annapolis (Adoption and posting on City’s website.  - B. 2. "The proposed regulation has been posted on the City’s website for at least two weeks for public comment.") we are posting the proposed change to the Rules and Regulation of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board for your comments. Please submit your comments to Cynthia Gaines at cgaines@annapolis.gov 

Pursuant to section 2.04.090 of the Charter and Code of the City of Annapolis (Adoption and posting on City’s website. - C. "By July 1, 2006, all regulations adopted prior to this date, must be posted on the City’s website. Moreover, all regulations adopted on or after July 1, 2006, must be posted on the City’s website within four weeks following the adoption."


Proposed amendment (as of 01/22/2020) to the City of Annapolis Alcoholic Beverage Control Board Rules and Regulations to add a requirement for a crowd manager certification.

Proposed amendment (as of 11/19/2020) to the City of Annapolis Alcoholic Beverage Control Board Rules and Regulations 

Chapter 2

Applications, Hearings, Types and Hours

(Underlined is proposed Language)

2.1 

 K.     Applicants, at their own cost and expense, shall undergo fingerprinting and criminal background checks for all classes of License, except for the One- Day Class C Licenses. The Board shall delay approval and/or issuance of any License, and may refuse to schedule a hearing on any License, until the results of the applicant’s fingerprinting and criminal background checks are provided to the Board.  For any application with the ABCB where fingerprinting and a background check was previously submitted with another application, applicants shall only be responsible for providing and paying for an updated fingerprinting and background check, if the one previously filed with the ABCB in connection with the other application is more than one year old.

Membership

Membership
Name Appointed Reappointed Expires
Elizabeth C. Conger 1/28/2019   6/30/2022
Lawrence L. Harris, Jr. Vice Chair  4/28/2008 1/27/2020 6/30/2023
James Praley III, Chair 12/22/2014 1/27/2020 6/30/2023
Dick Peterson 7/23/2018   6/30/2021
​Kia Baskerville
7/23/2018   6/30/2021

Duties

 To act on applications regarding alcoholic beverage licenses; to adopt, administer and enforce rules; and to discipline a licensee who violates the rules or other laws. 

Composition

  • Appointed by Mayor, confirmed by Alderman
  • Five residents
  • Three year term

City Code

View the Annapolis City Code on Alcoholic Beverages.

Annual Reports

Documents

Alcoholic Beverage Control Board Violation Fines