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Bill BL2020-324 (as amended)

An ordinance amending Section 7.16.110 of the Metropolitan Code to revise the measurement method for retail liquor establishments for the minimum distance requirements needed to obtain a certificate of compliance.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:

Section 1. That Section 7.16.110 D of the Metropolitan Code is hereby amended by as follows:

D. In determining distance from any schoolground or college campus, the distance shall be measured from the nearest location access point of such schoolground or college campus to the center of the main entrance of the proposed retail liquor store following the usual and customary path of pedestrian travel. However, in no instance shall a proposed retail liquor store be located within one hundred yards of the closest property line of a schoolground or college campus following the usual and customary path of pedestrian travel. For the purposes of this subsection D, “access point” shall mean the first point at which a pedestrian is able to step onto the property of a schoolground or college campus, such as the opening or gate in a fence or similar barrier, or the property line if no such barrier exists.

Section 2. Be it further enacted, that this Ordinance shall take effect from and after its passage, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.

Sponsor(s)

Kathleen Murphy, Burkley Allen

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Legislative History

IntroducedJune 16, 2020

Passed First ReadingJune 16, 2020

Referred toPublic Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee

Deferred to July 21, 2020July 7, 2020

Amended and Passed Second ReadingJuly 21, 2020

Passed Third ReadingAugust 4, 2020

ApprovedAugust 5, 2020

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 08/06/2020 5:13 PM