Social Host Ordinance

The social host ordinance holds individuals responsible for hosting, or in other words, knowingly providing a place for underage drinking to occur.   It allows law enforcement to cite the host of the gathering even if they did not provide the alcohol to minors.

Social Host Ordinance Brief


"Parents Who Host Lose the Most"

Parents Who Host Lose the Most Campaign is a community effort that alerts parents to the legal and health related consequences of purchasing, providing or pouring alcohol for anyone under age 21, other than their own child. As part of the campaign, will be providing information about the dangers of underage drinking, the legal consequences of hosting underage drinking in your home and how parents and other family members can host safe and fun alcohol free events for youth.

The goals of this campaign are to educate the community:

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