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  1  1    Section 1.  Section 123.47A, subsection 1, Code 1995, is
  1  2 amended to read as follows:
  1  3    1.  A person shall not sell, give, or otherwise supply
  1  4 alcoholic liquor, wine, or beer to any person knowing or
  1  5 having reasonable cause to believe that the person is age
  1  6 eighteen, nineteen, or twenty.  A person age eighteen,
  1  7 nineteen, or twenty shall not purchase or possess attempt to
  1  8 purchase, or individually or jointly have, alcoholic liquor,
  1  9 wine, or beer in the person's possession or control.  However,
  1 10 a person age eighteen, nineteen, or twenty may possess
  1 11 alcoholic liquor, wine, or beer given to the person within a
  1 12 private home with the knowledge, presence, and consent of the
  1 13 person's parent or guardian, or with the signed, written
  1 14 consent of the parent or guardian specifying the date and
  1 15 place for the consumption and displayed by the person upon
  1 16 demand, and a person age eighteen, nineteen, or twenty may
  1 17 handle alcoholic liquor, wine, and beer during the course of
  1 18 the person's employment by a liquor control licensee, or wine
  1 19 or beer permittee.  A person, other than a licensee or
  1 20 permittee, who commits a first offense under this section
  1 21 commits a scheduled violation of section 805.8, subsection 10.
  1 22 A  person, other than a licensee or permittee, who commits a
  1 23 second or subsequent violation of this section, commits a
  1 24 simple misdemeanor.  A licensee or permittee who violates this
  1 25 section with respect to a person who is age nineteen or twenty
  1 26 is guilty of a simple misdemeanor punishable by a fine of not
  1 27 more than fifty dollars.  The penalty provided under this
  1 28 section against a licensee or permittee who violates this
  1 29 section with respect to a person who is age nineteen or twenty
  1 30 is the only penalty which shall be imposed against a licensee
  1 31 or permittee who violates this section.  A licensee or
  1 32 permittee who violates this section with respect to a person
  1 33 who is age eighteen commits a simple misdemeanor, and is
  1 34 subject to the criminal and civil penalties provided pursuant
  1 35 to sections 123.49 and 123.50 with respect to selling, giving,
  2  1 or otherwise supplying alcoholic beverages, liquor, wine, or
  2  2 beer to persons under legal age.  
  2  3                           EXPLANATION
  2  4    This bill adds language to section 123.47A that imposes
  2  5 liability upon persons 18, 19, and 20 years old for attempting
  2  6 to purchase alcohol and individual and joint possession or
  2  7 control of alcohol.  This additional language makes section
  2  8 123.47A consistent with the language used in, and liability
  2  9 imposed by, the corresponding portion of section 123.47,
  2 10 regarding the possession and control of alcohol by persons
  2 11 under the age of 18.  
  2 12 LSB 3322XS 76
  2 13 jls/cf/24
     

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