ORDINANCE NO. BL2003-1476
An Ordinance amending Section 7.08.070 of the Metropolitan Code to require retailer’s “off-sale” permit holders to post signs informing customers that it is unlawful to consume alcoholic beverages on the premises or to possess an open container of alcohol in public.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ENACTED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:
Section 1. Section 7.08.070 of the Metropolitan Code shall be and the same is hereby amended by adding the following new subsection D.
“The holder of a retailer’s ‘off-sale’ permit
shall post, in a prominent place easily seen by customers, a sign supplied
metropolitan beer permit board that includes the following language:
‘ It is unlawful to possess any alcoholic beverage in an opened glass, aluminum, or metal container on these premises or other area generally open to the public.’”
Section 2. This Ordinance shall take effect from and after its passage, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.
Sponsored by: Leo Waters
|Introduced:||June 3, 2003|
|Passed First Reading:||June 3, 2003|
|Referred to:||Public Safety, Beer, Wine & Whiskey Committee|
|Passed Second Reading:||June 17, 2003|
|Passed Third Reading:||June 24, 2003|
|Approved:||June 25, 2003|