APIS Change Log

The APIS website is updated from time to time to add new material, enhance functionality, and clarify or correct information already available on the site. This page lists changes made since the launch of the website on June 23, 2003. Descriptions of these changes may be accessed by selecting a date from the “View Changes” menu.

September 21, 2005

Additions and Enhancements

New NHTSA Alcohol-Highway Safety Digest Topics section

The NHTSA Alcohol-Highway Safety Digest Topics section of the APIS Web site provides material from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Digest of State Alcohol-Highway Safety Related Legislation.  The NHTSA Digest is published yearly and reports "the status of State laws that are concerned with drunk driving offenses and alcoholic beverage control."       

Sunday Sales

A column has been added to the Sunday Sales comparison tables to identify States with an exception to their Sunday sales bans that permits sales of beer with an alcohol content of 3.2 percent or less by weight.    

Update to 1/1/2005

The following APIS Policy Topics have been updated to 1/1/2005.

Corrections and Clarifications


Policy Topic



Sunday Sales


Corrected the effective date of 2002 Pa. Laws 212 (permitting Sunday sales in up to 10 percent of State liquor stores) from 2/7/2002 to 2/7/2003 and made a corresponding change in the historical chart.