State Law In


  • 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. SETTINGS COVERED: 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?

    Not addressed.

  • Are there liability limits to the amount of money the adult can be sued for?

    Not specified.