SENATE BILL NO. 1046

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S1046.........................................................by STATE AFFAIRS
BEER/WINE - SALE - Amends existing law to allow any person who is eighteen
years  of age or older to sell, serve, possess or dispense beer or wine in the
course of his employment.
                                                                        
01/30    Senate intro - 1st rdg - to Jud
01/31    Rpt prt - to St Aff

Bill Text


                                                                        
                                                                        
  ||||              LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO             ||||
 Fifty-seventh Legislature                 First Regular Session - 2003
                                                                        
                                                                        
                                       IN THE SENATE
                                                                        
                                    SENATE BILL NO. 1046
                                                                        
                                 BY STATE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
                                                                        
  1                                        AN ACT
  2    RELATING TO BEER AND WINE AND RESTRICTIONS CONCERNING  AGE;  AMENDING  SECTION
  3        23-943,  IDAHO  CODE,  TO  PROVIDE  THAT IT IS LAWFUL FOR PERSONS EIGHTEEN
  4        YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER TO SELL, SERVE, POSSESS OR DISPENSE BEER OR WINE  IN
  5        THE  COURSE  OF  THEIR  EMPLOYMENT  AND TO MAKE TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS; AND
  6        AMENDING SECTION 23-1013, IDAHO CODE, TO ALLOW ANY PERSON WHO IS  EIGHTEEN
  7        YEARS  OF  AGE  OR  OLDER  TO SELL, SERVE, POSSESS OR DISPENSE BEER IN THE
  8        COURSE OF HIS EMPLOYMENT.
                                                                        
  9    Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho:
                                                                        
 10        SECTION 1.  That Section 23-943, Idaho Code, be, and the  same  is  hereby
 11    amended to read as follows:
                                                                        
 12        23-943.  PERSONS  UNDER  SPECIFIED  AGES  FORBIDDEN TO ENTER, REMAIN IN OR
 13    LOITER AT CERTAIN LICENSED PLACES. (1)  No person under the age of  twenty-one
 14    (21)  years  shall enter, remain in or loiter in or about any place, as herein
 15    defined, licensed for the sale of liquor by the drink at retail,  or  sale  of
 16    beer  for  consumption  on the premises; nor shall any licensee of either such
 17    place, or any person in charge thereof, or  on  duty  while  employed  by  the
 18    licensee  therein,  permit  or  allow  any person under the age specified with
 19    respect thereto to remain in or loiter in or about such place.
 20        (2)  Provided, however, it is lawful for persons  who  are  musicians  and
 21    singers  eighteen  (18)  years  of age or older, to enter and to remain in any
 22    place as defined in section 23-942, Idaho Code, but only  during  and  in  the
 23    course of their employment as musicians and singers.
 24        (3)  Provided further, that it is lawful for persons who are:
 25        (a)  Nnineteen  (19) years of age or older to sell, serve, possess or dis-
 26        pense liquor, and
 27        (b)  Eighteen (18) years of age or older to sell, serve, possess  or  dis-
 28        pense beer or wine,
 29    in  the  course of their employment in any place as defined in section 23-942,
 30    Idaho Code, or in any other place where liquor, beer or wine are  is  lawfully
 31    present,  so  long  as  such  place is the place of employment for such person
 32    under twenty-one (21) years of age. However, the foregoing  shall  not  permit
 33    the  sale  or  distribution of any alcoholic beverages to any person under the
 34    ages specified for sale of alcoholic beverages.
                                                                        
 35        SECTION 2.  That Section 23-1013, Idaho Code, be, and the same  is  hereby
 36    amended to read as follows:
                                                                        
 37        23-1013.  RESTRICTIONS CONCERNING AGE. Any person who is nineteen eighteen
 38    (198)  years  of age or older may sell, serve, possess or dispense beer in the
 39    course of his employment, otherwise it shall be unlawful  for  any  person  to
 40    sell,  serve  or dispense beer to or by any person under twenty-one (21) years
 41    of age, proof of which, shall be a validly issued  state,  district,  territo-
                                                                        
                                           2
                                                                        
  1    rial, possession, provincial, national or other equivalent government driver's
  2    license,  identification card or military identification card bearing a photo-
  3    graph and date of birth, or a valid passport.

Statement of Purpose / Fiscal Impact


                      STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
                                
                            RS 12719
                                
The objective of this legislation is to change the age by which the
employees of retailers may sell beer and wine from the age of nineteen
to eighteen. This legislation will allow any person who is eighteen
years of age or older to sell beer or wine in the course of his
employment.




                          FISCAL IMPACT
                                
There is no projected fiscal impact from this change.






















Contact
        Name:   Senator Jack Noble
            Phone:  332-1336
        
        
        
    STATEMENT OF PURPOSE/FISCAL NOTE                        S 1046