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KABR Board Meeting and GOLD Meeting

  • Saturday, April 26, 2014
  • 3:00 PM
  • Sunday, April 27, 2014
  • 1:00 PM
  • Sleep Inn, 202 W 11th, Coffeyville, KS Call: 620-688-6400


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Sleep Inn, 202 W 11th, Coffeyville, KS  Call: 620-688-6400

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.  Will plan for Veto Session.  Discuss State Fair booth.  Do we continue the Big Box Bill fight?

Saturday evening dinner - Meet in the hotel lobby at 6:30 to go to Safari Marks, Sedan, KS.  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                                                Stacey Harlow, President

            Roll Call                                                         


            Minutes of the Previous Meeting

            Financial Statement


9:50 a.m.         Regional Vice Presidents Reports                  Janet 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 2556 - pending in Commerce Committee.  

   Now, Uncork is targeting our friends by direct

    mailing their constituents.

HB 2223 – House concurred with the final Senate version of 2223.  Bill includes homebrewing - sharing with guests and judges, microbreweries production limit increased from 30,000 to 60,000; citizenship rule amended to delete 10 year requirement, farm wineries tastings in liquor stores legal.

                        K-12 Education Funding extended the regular

   session by two full days.

Veto Session begins April 29.

                       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             

            2014 Association Strategies and Activities

            2014 Schedule of Events


April 26 – Coffeyville – Rodney Robson

August 16 – Kansas City – Janet Wise

October 11-12 – Wichita/Mulvane – Jeff Grantham


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

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