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Montgomery County Board of License Commissioners

The Board of License Commissioners is charged with regulating the sale and distribution of alcohol in accordance with the Alcoholic Beverages Article of the of the Annotated Code of Maryland and has full power and authority to adopt such reasonable rules and regulations as the Board deems necessary to enable it to effectively discharge the duties imposed upon it by the Alcoholic Beverages Article. The Board of License Commissioners issues licenses for the sale of alcoholic beverages and may revoke or suspend licenses, or issue fines up to $20,000 for violations. If a license is revoked, the licensee may never hold a license in Maryland.

Board Members
Laurie Halverson, Commissioner (R)*
Man Cho, Commissioner (D)*
Bernie Fomengia, Commissioner (D)*
Susan Heltemes, Chair (D)*
Victoria Virador, Commissioner (R)*

*Denotes political party affiliation: no more than three members of the board may be from the same political party.

Hearing Schedule

Next Hearing Agenda Next Hearing Applications

If County Government is closed due to inclement weather, call the Licensure, Regulation and Education Office at 240-777-1999
to get the new hearing date, or check this site again for an updated agenda.

Hearing locations may change; be sure to check your location.

 

January 4, 2018 -- Council Office Building 7th Floor Hearing Room July 5, 2018 -- Executive Office Building Auditorium
January 18, 2018 -- Executive Office Building Conference Room July 19, 2018 -- Executive Office Building Auditorium
February 1, 2018 -- Executive Office Building Auditorium August 2, 2018 -- Executive Office Building Auditorium
February 15, 2018 -- Executive Office Building Conference Room August 16, 2018 -- Council Office Building 7th Floor Hearing Room
March 1, 2018 -- Executive Office Building Conference Room September 6, 2018 -- Council Office Building 7th Floor Hearing Room
March 15, 2018 -- Department of Liquor Control Training Room September 20, 2018 -- Executive Office Building Auditorium
April 12 (renewals) -- Rockville Library October 4, 2018 -- Department of Liquor Control Training Room
May 3, 2018 -- Executive Office Building Auditorium October 18, 2018 -- Department of Liquor Control Training Room
May 17, 2018 -- Executive Office Building Auditorium November 1, 2018 -- Department of Liquor Control Training Room
June 7, 2018 -- Department of Liquor Control Training Room November 15, 2018 -- Department of Liquor Control Training Room
June 21, 2018 -- Department of Liquor Control Training Room December 6, 2018 -- Department of Liquor Control Training Room
  December 21, 2018 -- Executive Office Building Auditorium
Act responsibly when consuming alcoholic beverages!
201 Edison Park Drive, Gaithersburg, MD 20878
240-777-1900 DLC@MontgomeryCountyMD.gov