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Bad Advertisment

WBDT News Bulletins Bad Advertisement Posted on: Friday, April 26, 2002 at 14:59:15 (CDT) A really confusing, misleading, and terrible advertisement sponsored by the Federal Office of National Drug Control Policy appeared in Parade Magazine (a Sunday – newspaper insert supplement) and in the April 15th issue of Time Magazine...

TABC License Renewal

WBDT News Bulletins TABC PROPOSAL FOR ON-LINE RENEWAL OF AGENT’S PERMITS/LICENSES Posted on: Friday, April 26, 2002 at 14:56:25 (CDT) On the agenda for today’s meeting of the 3-member Alcoholic Beverage Commission, you might have noticed an item relating to the “Texas Online” service for renewal of licenses and permits....

Stop Direct Shipments that Violate State Laws

WBDT Issues Stop Direct Shipments that Violate State Laws Posted on: Sunday, October 22, 2000 at 14:55:27 (CDT) Numerous out-of-state companies now send beer, wine, and distilled spirits directly to consumers in Texas in violation of state law. One result of this practice is that minors can receive licensed beverages...

Forced Deposits

WBDT Issues Forced Deposits – Revised May 2000 Posted on: Monday, June 19, 2000 at 15:12:11 (CDT) Forced Deposits Issue: Should the legislature pass legislation to require consumers to pay a forced 5¢ or 10¢ container deposit on beverage containers? Background: Beverage container deposits were instituted in several states in...

Three Tier System

WBDT Issues Three Tier System Posted on: Friday, February 25, 2000 at 15:20:02 (CST) In 1992, the Texas Sunset Commission staff prepared a background evaluation for the members of the Sunset Commission who were reviewing the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission. That Staff Evaluation contained the following background report on the...