ARKANSAS LEGISLATIVE ALERT
Retail, Merchants, and Technology
05-05-2021 - 16:18:32

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Track: Retail, Merchants, Technology   Request Date: 0- 0-0000 thru 99-99-9999

HB 1012   
Rye, Johnny (R) Requires catalytic converter buyers, including pawnbrokers, to enter detailed records of a transaction into the scrap metal database.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 12-02-20 H Filed
01-11-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Insurance and Commerce
03-29-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-30-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-30-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
04-06-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-07-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-07-21 H Amendment 2 adopted
04-14-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Insurance and Commerce
04-14-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Insurance and Commerce
04-15-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-15-21 H [H] 20210415/-1/21587 (13:43:12)
04-15-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 91/N: 0)
04-15-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Insurance and Commerce
04-20-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-20-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 1 ommerce ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-20-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-21-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-22-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-22-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
04-22-21 S On floor for consideration
04-22-21 S On floor for consideration
04-22-21 S Failed (Vote: N: 10/Y: 16)
04-22-21 S Motion to expunge vote carried
04-26-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-26-21 S On floor for consideration
04-26-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 19/N: 9)
04-26-21 H Received from Senate as amended - referred to H-Insurance and Commerce
04-27-21 H Meeting set for 12:30 p.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Insurance and Commerce
04-27-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Insurance and Commerce
04-27-21 H House concurred in Senate amendment 1
04-28-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-30-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 1083 )


HB 1066   
Pilkington, Aaron (R) Creates a beer direct shipper permit to authorize microbreweries to ship beer directly to consumers.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 12-31-20 H Filed
01-11-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Rules
04-14-21 H Meeting set for 12:00 p.m. - MAC Room B ...H-Rules
04-14-21 H Committee motion for D.P. as amended Failed


HB 1118   
Dotson, Jim (R)
Davis, Breanne (R)
Authorizes cottage food operations to sell food through the internet directly to end consumers.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 01-11-21 H Filed
01-11-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
02-04-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
02-04-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
02-08-21 H Placed on the House calendar
02-08-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
02-09-21 H Placed on the House calendar
02-09-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
02-10-21 H Placed on the House calendar
02-10-21 H [H] 20210210/-1/21137 (13:53:21)
02-10-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 93/N: 0)
02-10-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
02-22-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
02-23-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-23-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
02-24-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 130 ...S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
02-24-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended Welfare and Labor ...S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
02-25-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-25-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 33/N: 0)
02-25-21 S Re-referred to committee H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
03-02-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
03-02-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
03-03-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-03-21 H House concurred in Senate amendment 1
03-03-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
03-09-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 306 )


HB 1161   
Maddox, John (R) Authorizes microbrewery-restaurant private club permitees to sell beer and hard cider directly to another alcoholic beverage permit holder.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 01-12-21 H Filed
01-13-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Rules


HB 1163   
Maddox, John (R) Authorizes private clubs and microbrewery-restaurant private clubs to purchase alcoholic beverages from a wholesaler.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 01-12-21 H Filed
01-13-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Rules


HB 1341   
Brown, Karilyn (R)
English, Jane (R)
Legalizes on-premises alcohol sales on Christmas Day.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 01-28-21 H Filed
01-28-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Rules
02-03-21 H Meeting set for 12:00 p.m. - MAC Room B ...H-Rules


HB 1423   
Perry, Mark (D) Allows applicants for retail beer and on premises beer and wine licenses to meet the residency requirement if they designate a representative who lives within 35 miles of the premises or within the county.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-04-21 H Filed
02-04-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Rules


HB 1426   
Lundstrum, Robin (R)
Johnson, Mark (R)
Requires a food delivery platform to enter an arrangement with the food facility before taking food orders and delivering food prepared by the facility.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-04-21 H Filed
02-04-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
02-22-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 velopment ...H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
02-22-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
02-23-21 H Placed on the House calendar
02-23-21 H [H] 20210223/-1/21171 (13:20:08)
02-23-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 94/N: 0)
02-23-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Agriculture and Economic Development
03-03-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-04-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-04-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
03-23-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-29-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-29-21 S Amendment 2 adopted
04-08-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-13-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 130 nt ...S-Agriculture and Economic Development
04-12-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-12-21 S Amendment 3 adopted
04-13-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Agriculture and Economic Development
04-14-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-14-21 S On floor for consideration
04-14-21 S Failed (Vote: N: 17/Y: 6)
04-14-21 S Motion to expunge vote carried
04-20-21 S Motion to suspend rules to place on calendar carried
04-20-21 S On floor for consideration
04-20-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 29/N: 4)
04-20-21 H Received from Senate as amended - referred to H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic De
04-21-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 velopment ...H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
04-21-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
04-22-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-22-21 H House concurred in Senate amendments 1, 2, and 3
04-23-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-27-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 969 )


HB 1514   
Meeks, Stephen (R)
English, Jane (R)
Compels the release of data stored by a data company for a public entity within 60 days of the expiration or termination of the public contract.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-22-21 H Filed
02-22-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Communications and Information Technology
03-02-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-04-21 H Meeting set for 11:30 a.m. - MAC Room B hnology ...H-Communications and Information Technology
03-03-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-03-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-04-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-04-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 2 and Information Tech ...H-Communications and Information Technology
03-08-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-08-21 H Amendment 2 adopted
03-09-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-09-21 H [H] 20210309/-1/21304 (13:23:13)
03-09-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 94/N: 0)
03-09-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
04-01-21 S Meeting set for 10:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court Affairs ...S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
04-01-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 3 Technology & Leg. A ...S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
04-01-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-05-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-05-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
04-06-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-06-21 S On floor for consideration
04-06-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 33/N: 0)
04-06-21 H Received from Senate as amended - referred to H-Communications and Information Tec
04-13-21 H Meeting set for 11:30 a.m. - MAC Room B hnology ...H-Communications and Information Technology
04-13-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Communications and Information Technology
04-14-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-14-21 H House concurred in Senate amendment 1
04-15-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-19-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 763 )


HB 1922   
Wardlaw, Jeff (R)
Gilmore, Ben (R)
Makes various changes to laws regulating vehicle dealers and manufacturers, including warranty agreements, unlawful practices, and digital platforms.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 04-13-21 H Filed
04-13-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Public Transportation
04-20-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Public Transportation
04-20-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Public Transportation
04-21-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-21-21 H [H] 20210421/-1/21637 (14:09:51)
04-21-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 83/N: 0)
04-21-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
04-22-21 S Meeting set for 10:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court Affairs ...S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
04-22-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-22-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 1 Technology & Leg. A ...S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
04-22-21 S Motion to suspend rules for purpose of amendment carried
04-22-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
04-22-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 33/N: 0)
04-23-21 H Received from Senate as amended - referred to H-Public Transportation
04-26-21 H Meeting set for Call of the Chair - MAC Room C ...H-Public Transportation
04-26-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Public Transportation
04-27-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-27-21 H House concurred in Senate amendment 1
04-28-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-30-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 1077 )


HB 1933   
Cloud, Joe (R) Requires the manufacturer of a telecommunications device to install a filter that when enabled prevents the user from accessing sexually explicit material; prohibits manufacturers from providing unfiltered devices to minors subject to civil penalties.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 04-14-21 H Filed
04-14-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Insurance and Commerce
04-21-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Insurance and Commerce


SB 32   
English, Jane (R)
Brown, Karilyn (R)
Authorizes the holder of a retail liquor or microbrewery/small brewery permit to deliver alcoholic beverages directly to the residence of a consumer of legal age in a wet county or subdivision, within the county in which the store is located.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 01-04-21 S Filed
01-11-21 S Introduced and referred to S-City, County and Local Affairs
01-19-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 171 ...S-City, County and Local Affairs
01-19-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-City, County and Local Affairs
01-20-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
01-20-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 19/N: 9)
01-21-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Rules
02-03-21 H Meeting set for 12:00 p.m. - MAC Room B ...H-Rules
02-03-21 H Reported from committee - Do Pass as Amended No. 1 ...H-Rules
02-03-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
02-04-21 H Placed on the House calendar
02-04-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
02-08-21 H Placed on the House calendar
02-08-21 H [H] 20210208/-1/21112 (13:41:00)
02-08-21 H Failed (Vote: N: 23/Y: 48)
02-08-21 H Motion to expunge vote carried
02-10-21 H Placed on the House calendar
02-10-21 H [H] 20210210/-1/21137 (14:04:56)
02-10-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 67/N: 21)
02-10-21 S Received from House as amended - referred to S-City, County and Local Affairs
02-23-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 171 ...S-City, County and Local Affairs
02-23-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-City, County and Local Affairs
02-24-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-24-21 S Senate concurred in House amendment
02-24-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 18/N: 9)
02-25-21 S Enrolled in the Senate - Sent to Governor
03-01-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 158 )


SB 301   
Sullivan, Dan (R)
Smith, Brandt (R)
Requires state agencies to return fines collected from businesses during the public health emergency for failure to comply with health regulations to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. Exempts hospitals, long-term care and other residential entities.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-08-21 S Filed
02-08-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
02-09-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
02-10-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-10-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
02-10-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
02-22-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-22-21 S Amendment 2 adopted
02-24-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 130 ...S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
02-24-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended Welfare and Labor ...S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
02-25-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-25-21 S On floor for consideration
02-25-21 S Motion for immediate consideration carried
02-25-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 19/N: 14)
02-25-21 S Emergency clause failed
02-25-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
03-11-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
03-11-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
03-15-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-15-21 H [H] 20210315/-1/21342 (14:47:04)
03-15-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 67/N: 20)
03-15-21 H Emergency clause adopted
03-16-21 S Enrolled in the Senate - Sent to Governor
03-22-21 G Vetoed by the Governor
03-23-21 S Senate voted to override veto (Vote: Y: 19/N: 13)
03-23-21 S On floor for consideration
03-23-21 H House failed to override veto (Vote: N: 40/Y: 39)
03-29-21 H Returned to the Senate


SB 339   
English, Jane (R)
Pilkington, Aaron (R)
Authorizes restaurants to sell alcoholic beverages in a sealed container with food purchases through point-of-sale, delivery, at the curbside, and at a drive-through.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-22-21 S Filed
02-22-21 S Introduced and referred to S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-08-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-09-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 171 ...S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-09-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-09-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
03-09-21 S Removed from committee agenda S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-11-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 171 ...S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-11-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-15-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-15-21 S On floor for consideration
03-15-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 19/N: 11)
03-15-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Rules
03-17-21 H Meeting set for 11:00 a.m. - MAC Room B ...H-Rules
03-17-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 1 ...H-Rules
03-17-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-18-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-18-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-22-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-22-21 H [H] 20210322/-1/21386 (13:55:18)
03-22-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 64/N: 11)
03-22-21 S Received from House as amended - referred to S-City, County and Local Affairs
04-01-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 171 ...S-City, County and Local Affairs
04-01-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-City, County and Local Affairs
04-05-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-05-21 S Senate failed to concur in House amendments (Vote: Y: 13/N: 10)
04-05-21 S Motion to expunge vote carried
04-08-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-08-21 S On floor for consideration
04-08-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 21/N: 11)
04-12-21 S Enrolled in the Senate - Sent to Governor
04-13-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 703 )


SB 470   
Dismang, Jonathan (R)
Evans, Brian (R)
Creates the Online Marketplace Consumer Inform act to regulate high-volume third-party sellers by requiring the sellers to provide banking and contact information to the online marketplaces on which they enter into sales with consumers.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-04-21 S Filed
03-04-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Insurance and Commerce
03-16-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
03-16-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Insurance and Commerce
03-17-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-17-21 S On floor for consideration
03-17-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 33/N: 0)
03-17-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Insurance and Commerce
03-22-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Insurance and Commerce
03-22-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Insurance and Commerce
03-29-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-29-21 H [H] 20210329/-1/21419 (15:42:00)
03-29-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 68/N: 14)
03-30-21 S Enrolled in the Senate - Sent to Governor
04-05-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 555 )


SB 473   
Irvin, Missy (R)
Johnson, Lee (R)
Establishes as state park restaurant private club permit and levies supplemental taxes.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-04-21 S Filed
03-04-21 S Introduced and referred to S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-16-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 171 ...S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-16-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-16-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 1 d Local Affairs ...S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-17-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-17-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
03-22-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-22-21 S On floor for consideration
03-22-21 S Failed (Vote: N: 20/Y: 8)
03-22-21 S Motion to expunge vote carried
04-08-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-08-21 S Motion to withdraw from committee carried S-City, County and Local Affairs
04-08-21 S Withdrawn from further consideration


SB 479   
Tucker, Clarke (D)
Collins, Andrew (D)
Authorizes restaurants to expand outdoor dining without approval from the Alcoholic Beverage Control Division if the expansion is approved by the local government zoning authority.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-04-21 S Filed
03-04-21 S Introduced and referred to S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-18-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-23-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 171 ...S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-22-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
03-23-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-23-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 2 d Local Affairs ...S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-29-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-29-21 S Amendment 2 adopted
03-30-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-30-21 S On floor for consideration
03-30-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 35/N: 0)
03-30-21 S Emergency clause adopted
03-30-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Rules
03-31-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-01-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-01-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
04-07-21 H Meeting set for 12:00 p.m. - MAC Room B ...H-Rules
04-07-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Rules
04-08-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-08-21 H [H] 20210408/-1/21522 (14:38:46)
04-08-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 76/N: 12)
04-08-21 H Emergency clause adopted
04-08-21 S Received from House as amended - Calendar
04-12-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-12-21 S Senate concurred in House amendment
04-12-21 S Emergency clause adopted
04-12-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 35/N: 0)
04-13-21 S Enrolled in the Senate - Sent to Governor
04-14-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 705 )


SB 497   
Leding, Greg (D) Authorizes permits for native wine cultivation and production in dry counties.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-08-21 S Filed
03-08-21 S Introduced and referred to S-City, County and Local Affairs


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