APIS Policy Topics

Choose a topic below to see information on a specific policy area.

Alcohol Policy Topics

Detailed state-by-state information is available for the following alcohol policy topics.

Cannabis Policy Topics

Detailed policy information is available on the Recreational Use of Cannabis.

In addition, APIS has developed the Cannabis Policy Taxonomy (CPT), an inventory and taxonomy of cannabis policies.

Recently Adopted

Information is available on states that have recently adopted laws legalizing the recreational use of cannabis since the most recent update of this website.

Underage Drinking

APIS provides convenient access to policy topics that pertain to underage drinking, in order to encourage research, evaluation, and outreach efforts in this important area.

NHTSA Alcohol-Highway Safety Digest Topics

This section of the APIS website provides material from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Digest of State Alcohol-Highway Safety Related Legislation.

Maps and Charts

APIS provides access to maps and charts of each policy topic, showing comparisons among states.