New Laws Taking Effect in Maryland on July 1A ban on grain alcohol sales and new laws aimed at helping victims of crime and their family members are taking effect in Maryland.
O'Malley Signs Bill Banning Grain AlcoholMaryland Gov. Martin O'Malley has signed a measure banning the retail sale of alcohol that is 190-proof and stronger.
Md. Senate OKs Ban of 190-Proof Alcohol ProductsMaryland's Senate has passed a measure to ban "extreme-strength" alcoholic beverages, 190-proof or higher, from stores.