Alcohol Policy Changes at a Glance

You may query a listing of Alcohol Policy Changes based on Topic, Jurisdiction, and/or Year by selecting items from the “View Policy Changes” menu. Multiple items may be selected from each menu of options. Once you select an item(s), a list of corresponding Policy Changes will display.

Additionally, you may view a count of changes by Year, Jurisdiction, or Topic by selecting the corresponding option.

Change Count by Topic

There are 549 total policy changes.

Topic Number of Policy Changes
Adult Operators of Noncommercial Motor Vehicles36
Bans on Off-Premises Sunday Sales13
Beverage Service Training and Related Practices33
Civil Commitment5
Distilled Spirits22
Drink Specials8
False Identification for Obtaining Alcohol39
Furnishing Alcohol to Minors5
Health Insurance Parity for Alcohol-Related Treatment22
Health Insurance: Losses due to Intoxication (“UPPL”)21
Keg Registration25
Legal Significance for Child Abuse/Child Neglect7
Limitations on Criminal Prosecution4
Minimum Ages for Off-Premises Sellers4
Minimum Ages for On-Premises Servers and Bartenders3
Open Containers of Alcohol in Motor Vehicles29
Operators of Recreational Watercraft39
Priority Treatment11
Prohibitions Against Hosting Underage Drinking Parties23
Reporting Requirements24
Retail Distribution Systems for Beer13
Retail Distribution Systems for Spirits4
Retail Distribution Systems for Wine13
Underage Purchase of Alcohol19
Use/Lose: Driving Privileges30
Warning Signs: Drinking During Pregnancy5
Wholesale Distribution Systems for Beer14
Wholesale Distribution Systems for Spirits4
Wholesale Distribution Systems for Wine12
Youth (Underage Operators of Noncommercial Motor Vehicles)8