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Statutory Exception Regarding the Sale of Alcoholic Beverages

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Reviewed Date: June 20, 2017

Original Author: 
Broughton, Jeff
Date of Material: 
Mar 13, 2014

Alcoholic beverages--Laws and regulations

Statutory Exception Regarding the Sale of Alcoholic Beverages

The four excepted counties based on population at the 1970 federal census or any subsequent federal census, rendering moot the threshold requirements for a city to have been incorporated for five or more years with a population of 925 or more people to conduct a referendum authorizing the sale of alcoholic beverages, are Benton (12,100 - 12,200), Henry (23,500 ' 24,000), Madison (65,000 ' 70,000), and Humphreys (13,500 ' 13,600). In Humphreys County, a city must also have a 1970 population of 1,230 ' 1,250 to be afforded this exception.


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