Legislator of the Month

April 2015

State Representative John Payne 

John Payne (R), serves District 106 and is the Chairman of the House Gaming Committee. To read his viewpoint, click here...

           
           
  
           

           

         
                   

    Pennsylvania Licensed Beverage Association 

            ~ News Articles & Press Releases ~ 


License Appeals | License Appeals get no Easier After Court Ruling | by Frank C. Sluzis, Esquire of Scaringi & Scaringi, P.C.

Delivering Beer | "Order a 6-pack (or two) to your door: Rules set for home delivery" | by Wallace McKelvey of Penn Live 

License Renewal | 2015 Shapes up as a Tough Year for PLCB License Renwals | by Frank C. Sluzis, Esquire of Scaringi & Scaringi, P.C. 

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elivering Beer
 | The PA Licensed Beverage & Tavern Association is proud to announce that consumers can soon begin to order a six-pack with your pizza and wing delivery! Click the link to see the story and one of our own members that will delivering soon | "State Liquor Rule Changes Bring Beer to Your Front Door " by Pete Muntean

A Win for the Industry & Consumers | Pennsylvania Licensed Beverage & Tavern Association Press Release from December 19, 2014 | Amy Christie


ATM Machines on Licensed Premise
 | The Pennsylvania Licensed Beverage & Tavern Association attended the June 25th, 2014 PLCB Board Meeting. At the meeting, the board approved "blanket approval" of ATM Machines being in use at a licensed establishment. This means that you will not need to seek approval from the Board to continue operation of your ATM and you cannot be cited for operating a second business because of the machine | Amy Christie 

Tavern Games | Tavern Games Bill Released: Senate Bill 1412 By Senator Rich Alloway

Loyalty Programs | The Pennsylvania Licensed Beverage & Tavern Association Supports HB 2069-Mug Clubs | Tom Boock & Amy Christie

Tavern Games
 | Capitolwire: Bureaucratic Red Tap Blamed for Lag in Tavern Gaming Applications | Kevin Zwick, Capitolwire

Across the Bar Tax | Philadelphia Chapter President Speaks to City Council Against the Increase of the Across the Bar Tax | John Longacre

Privatization | The PLBA Testifies on Privatization in Front of the Senate Law & Justice Committee | Amy Christie

Flexible Pricing | The PLBA Testifies Against Flexible Pricing in Front of the Senate Law & Justice Committee | Amy Christie

Legal Limit | Should the Legal Limit for Drinking and Driving be Lowered? The PLBA Goes Head to Head with the NTSB in this Point/Counter-Point Article Regarding Lowering the .08 BAC to .05 BAC | Amy Christie

Paid Sick Leave | The PLBA's Response to Philadelphia City Council's "Mandatory Paid Sick Leave" Proposal | Amy Christie

License Value | The PLBA is Fighting to Protect the Value of Our Licenses: Retailers are Ready to Serve Pennsylvania's Market | Alex Nixon and Brad Bumsted

Protecting Licensees | The PLBA Speaks Out to Protect Retail Licensees as Presented in Testimony on House Bill 1231 to the House Liquor Control Committee | Amy Christie 

Package Reform | Package Reform in House Bill 11 Robs Retail Licensees; Pennsylvania Licensees Call for Fairness From Lawmakers | Amy Christie



Member of the Month

April 2015


Michael Pullano

Reading, Pennsylvania

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Mixologist of the Month

April 2015


Linda Scott

Sharon, Pennsylvania

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