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Senate: landowners can't allow underage drinking

By The Associated Press

This article was published March 3, 2014 at 6:08 p.m.

DES MOINES, Iowa — The Iowa Senate has passed a bill that would make it illegal for landowners to allow drinking on their property by anyone under 21.

The bill, which passed 48-0, makes it a simple misdemeanor for the first violation and imposes a $200 fine. A second offense and future offenses carry $500 fines.

The bill also holds juveniles responsible by making it a simple misdemeanor for anyone aged 18, 19, or 20 to drink alcohol in violation of the bill and imposes a fine of $200. A second offense carries a fine of $500 and a third offense carries a $500 fine and the loss of a driver's license.

Sen. Robb Hogg, a Cedar Rapids Democrat, says the bill sets expectations for parents and communities. It moves to the House.

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