As most readers know, Initiative 1183, passed in 2011 and enacted in 2012, privatized liquor sales in Washington. Among other things, the Initiative created two new types of retail liquor privileges.
On Thursday, the Washington State Liquor Control Board (“WSLCB”) will sell its remaining inventory at a live auction to be held at its distribution center on East Marginal Way.
After months of efforts by the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA), the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA), WLA and its members, in late May the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced an extension to the ADA pool lift compliance deadline for existing pools and spas.
Late last Wednesday, the Washington State Liquor Control Board (WSLCB) denied a request by the City of Seattle which would allow them to extend the hours of alcohol service in local jurisdictions.