These areas of alcohol-related policy are described further in the Alcohol Policy Taxonomy.
APIS Policy Topics
This section of the APIS Web site provides the following information on each policy topic: a brief narrative description; a list of definitions (if necessary); a summary of relevant Federal law (if any); tables comparing policies on that topic across jurisdictions (as of a particular date and/or over a period of time specified by the user); a brief explanation of variables used in creating these tables; notes explaining the limitations of the information provided; charts and maps; relevant statutory and regulatory citations; and references to selected Federal publications. All tables may be downloaded in a format suitable for many spreadsheet and statistical programs.
Additional APIS Resources
This section of the APIS Web site provides numerous supplemental materials and resources useful to researchers and others interested in alcohol policy.
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