What does state law say?
It is against the law to knowingly permit the possession or consumption of alcohol by an underage person.
DEFINITIONS WITHIN THE LAW:
Premises includes, but is not limited to, a rented, leased or donated hotel or motel room, a manufactured home or any other non-licensed public or private facility.
Residence or premises that are owned, rented, leased, or subleased by a person.
What happens if an adult breaks the law?
Adults who are charged with this violation face a fine of not more than $750 and/or imprisonment for not more than 6 months. This is a misdemeanor.
Can adult do anything to rescind the violation?
Are there liability limits to the amount of money the adult can be sued for?
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Are there local laws that I should be aware of?
It is possible. Check with your local municipality since there are some communities that enact additional local ordinances which can include fines and other penalties.