Subscribe Register Login

Thursday, August 21, 2014, 7:21 p.m.
Top Picks - Capture Arkansas

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.

Comments on: Senate: landowners can't allow underage drinking

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Class a cdl driver

    class a cdl drivers - ar co. hiring safe drivers w/2 yr min....
    BRYANT, AR

  • Construction laborers

    James Construction Group Now hiring for the following crafts...
    Jacksonville, AR

  • Fuel/service tech

    James Construction Group Now hiring for the following crafts...
    Jacksonville, AR

  • Branch manager

    The Central Arkansas Library System is seeking a manager for...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Concrete cutters

    concrete cutters - Exp. a + will train. Drug screen & good d...
    JACKSONVILLE, AR

Search 828 jobs >

Top Picks - Capture Arkansas
Arkansas Online