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New bill could allow liquor stores to sell on Sundays

Posted: 6:27 PM, Jan 29, 2019
Updated: 2019-01-29 19:53:31-05
PHOTO: Liquor store shelves, Photo Date: November 2013 (Image License Cropped Photo: shankar s. / CC BY 2.0)

 

A new bill introduced in Austin could allow liquor stores to be open on Sunday and could repeal the “Blue laws” in Texas.

WOAI News in San Antonio reports State Rep. Richard Peña Raymond, D-Laredo, has introduced House Bill 1100, which would allow liquor stores to be open seven days a week.

The new legislation would allow the stores to operate between 9 a.m. and 10 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 10 p.m. on Sunday WOAI News reports.

To read more about the new bill, click here .