State & Local Alcohol Laws

Most questions about alcohol and drinking laws and regulations can be obtained by contacting local law enforcement agencies or the agency delegated with the authority to control alcohol production, distribution, sale and consumption within a state. This list is another resource. »

State Alcoholic Beverage or Liquor Control Board Directory

These are the state agencies primarily responsible for alcohol beverage law enforcement. »

Drinking Alcohol Under Age of 21 (Underage Drinking) Not Prohibited in 33 U.S. States

Thirty-three (33) states permit so-called underage persons to consume alcohol or to consume it under certain circumstances. »

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