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The DC Code: § 25-713 Retail licensee required to post current legal drinking age and notice of requirement to produce valid identification displaying proof of age.

Index25 Alcoholic Beverage Regulation (Refs & Annos)

A retail licensee shall post a notice, maintained in good repair and in a place clearly visible from the point of entry to the establishment, stating:

1
The minimum age required for the purchases of an alcoholic beverage; and
2
The obligation of the patron to produce a valid identification document displaying proof of legal drinking age.

Historical and Statutory

D.C. Law 13-298 amended and enacted into law Title 25 of the District of Columbia Official Code. The text of this section is derived from provisions formerly found in D.C. Code § 25-121(e).   For notes from former § 25-121, see § 25-781. Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 25-713. 1973 Ed., § 25-121. Legislative History of Laws For D.C. Law 13-298, see notes following § 25-101. DC CODE § 25-713 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Jan. 24, 1934, 48 Stat. 331, ch. 4, § 20; Aug. 27, 1935, 49 Stat. 901, ch. 756, § 10; June 29, 1953, 67 Stat. 104, ch. 159, § 404(g); Sept. 29, 1982, D.C. Law 4-157, § 12, 29 DCR 3617; Sept. 26, 1984, D.C. Law 5-106, § 2, 31 DCR 3381; Feb. 24, 1987, D.C. Law 6-178, § 2(a), 33 DCR 7654; Mar. 7, 1987, D.C. Law 6-217, § 12, 34 DCR 907; Sept. 11, 1993, D.C. Law 10-12, § 2(c), 40 DCR 4020; May 24, 1994, D.C. Law 10-122, § 2(i), 41 DCR 1658; May 3, 2001, D.C. Law 13-298, § 101, 48 DCR 2959.)