Alcohol License Guide: An Overview of Underage Drinking, RI Laws, and Responsible Alcohol Sales

Blackstone Valley Prevention Coalition, updated March 2021

This guide was developed to help you to:

  • Understand the damaging physical and mental health elects of underage drinking
  • Educate yourself and your employees about RI laws related to selling and/or serving alcohol to underage youth
  • Have access to valuable training and resources for your business and employees
  • Protect your business from fines, suspensions, loss of license and/or other financial losses due to selling and/or serving alcohol to underage youth
  • Be recognized as a leader/partner in the Blackstone Valley region who is working to prevent underage drinking

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