Skip to main content
Colorado General AssemblyToggle Main Menu
Agency NameToggle Agency Menu

Retail Liquor Store Minimally Processed Food

Concerning the exclusion of revenues from the sale of certain foods from the calculation of total annual gross sales revenues for purposes of the limit on the amount of nonalcohol items a retail liquor store may sell.
2022 Regular Session
Business & Economic Development
Liquor, Tobacco, & Marijuana
Bill Summary

Current law limits, with some exceptions, the amount of nonalcohol products a retail liquor store may sell by limiting the amount of annual gross revenues derived from the sale of nonalcohol products to 20% of the store's total annual gross sales revenues. The bill adds fruit, vegetables, nuts, and meat, if not substantially modified, to the list of items a retail liquor store may sell without including the sales revenues from those products in the calculation of the 20% limit. These food items may be cut, canned, dried, frozen, shelled, or packaged.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)




Bill Text


Sponsor Type Legislators
Prime Sponsor

Sen. K. Priola
Rep. L. Cutter



Colorado legislature email addresses ending in are no longer active. Please replace with for Colorado legislature email addresses. Details

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details