Stay informed of changes in legislation that affect the manufacture, distribution, and sale of alcohol in the state of California. 


The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) is pleased to present the 2022 edition of the ABC Act. This searchable PDF version of the ABC Act and compilation of selected laws incorporates all changes required by legislative enactments up to and including all 770 chapters of the 2021 Regular Session of the 2020-2021 California Legislature.

Cover of the 2022 ABC Act

Current Legislation

Please visit the California Legislative Information website for information about pending legislation.

Annual Summaries of Chaptered Legislation

The following are links to summaries of chaptered bills amending the Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) Act and the code sections affected by that legislation.


Additional information may be obtained by contacting:

Alcoholic Beverage Control
3927 Lennane Drive, Suite 100
Sacramento, CA 95834

Email us at headquarters@abc.ca.gov
Call (916) 419-2500