|(a) This rule implements Alcoholic Beverage Code §5.31
and §5.361. The purpose of this rule is to allow the commission
to better utilize resources in meeting its charge to inspect, supervise,
and regulate members of the alcoholic beverage industry; reduce unnecessary
physical inspections of industry locations; and utilize automation
to better and more efficiently protect public safety and serve the
alcoholic beverage industry.
(b) Each permittee and licensee must prepare and file
an automated compliance report with the commission as instructed by
the commission. The commission may require that the report be filed
using a specified digital application.
(c) The commission will annually notify each permittee
and licensee of the requirement to file its compliance report. The
license or permit holder will have 90 days from the date of notification
to file the report.
(d) The commission may issue a written warning to a
permittee or licensee who fails to file the mandated compliance report
within 90 days of being notified by the commission. The commission
may initiate an administrative case to cancel or suspend the license
or permit of any permittee or licensee who does not file the compliance
report within 30 days following issuance of the written warning.
(e) This rule becomes effective on September 1, 2019.