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KABR Board Meeting and GOLD Meeting

  • Saturday, April 20, 2013
  • 3:00 PM
  • Sunday, April 21, 2013
  • 12:00 PM
  • Clarion Inn, 1911 E Kansas Ave, Garden City, Kansas 67846 620- 275-7471


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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.

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

9:30 a.m.         Meeting Call to Order                                                Stacey Harlow, 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   Trained individual in KC April 17.

                                GOLD Committee –    

10:45 a.m.       Legislative Report                                          Amy Campbell           

                        Senate and House Committees and Leadership

                        Liquor related legislation – HB 2206 Tabled by House Commerce Committee

HB 2199 – conference committee report was sent back to committee by House on a rules violation because it includes HB 2223 - Homebrewing measure that had not passed the full House or the full Senate.  Liquor in the Capitol issue was heavily debated.  The committee report includes contents of House Sub for SB 7, SB 35, SB 36, SB 203 and HB 2223.

                        Tax legislation

                        Education and the Courts

                       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

                        Website E-Newsletters with links to

11:45 a.m.       New Business             

            2013 Association Strategies and Activities

            2013 Schedule of Events


January 27-28 – Topeka        Have GOLD on 27th at 6 pm and morning board meeting and Day at Capitol on the 28th

February 4 – Topeka             Amy will present to the luncheon meeting of the KLEAR organization.

February and March – Legislative Visits – Public Hearings will be based on the Legislative schedule.

April 20-21 - Garden City       Hosts – Jeff and Mary Arkebauer

August  24-25 -  Kansas City or Overland Park – requested bid proposals

October 12-13  - Wichita – Hotel at Old Town


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

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