Log in

Kansas Association
of Beverage Retailers




Log in

KABR Board Meeting and GOLD Meeting

  • Saturday, February 11, 2017
  • 3:00 PM
  • Sunday, February 12, 2017
  • 1:00 PM
  • Clubhouse Inn and Suites, 924 SW Henderson Rd, Topeka, KS 66615


Registration is closed



Please make your reservations at Clubhouse Inn and Suites, 924 SW Henderson Rd, Topeka, KS    785-273-8888   Ask for the KABR rate of $91.00 plus tax.

Saturday GOLD Committee - 3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. - Goals of Liquor Dealers committee is open to all members and develops action proposals regarding legislative advocacy, policy development, and member services for consideration by the Board of Directors.  Please contact Brian Davis, President ( regarding agenda items.  

Saturday evening dinner - Meet in the hotel lobby at 6:30 to go to dinner at the Blue Moose.  We will invite local legislators to join us.  Please RSVP so we can reserve tables.

Sunday Board of Directors Meeting - 9:30 a.m. - 12 noon

9:30 a.m.         Meeting Call to Order                                                Brian Davis, President

            Roll Call                                                         


            Minutes of the Previous Meeting  

            Financial Statement


9:50 a.m.         Regional Vice Presidents Reports                  

Janet Wise, Dave Dvorak, Monica Tieben


10:15 a.m.       Reports

                        Membership Report – Nomination of New Members

                        Member Credit Processing Program update

                        Retailer Education Program 

                              GOLD Committee –    

10:45 a.m.       Legislative Report      Amy Campbell   

HB 2282 - Uncork House Bill - House Commerce, Labor and Economic Development Committee

       Public Hearings February 13-14

SB 163 - Uncork Senate Bill - Senate Federal and State Affairs Committee

Wine Clubs Request

SB 164 - Drinking Establishments - Entertainment District Ordinances - Senate Federal and State Affairs Committee

HB 2277- Alcoholic Liquor, Consumption Areas, Cities and Counties - House Committee on Local Government - Hearing Thursday February 9

Governor's Proposal to double liquor enforcement tax from 8% to 16%

Various proposals to change income tax policy and increase tobacco tax rates        Legislative information, bills and calendars.            Non-profit website where you can look up your legislative districts if you do not already know them.  Can also call your local election office.

11:30 a.m.       Old Business


11:45 a.m.       New Business         

12:00 noon      Adjourn

Kansas Association of Beverage Retailers       P.O. Box 3842, Topeka, KS  66604      Email KABR  

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software