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Title 1 General Provisions
Title 2 Administration and Personnel
Title 3 Revenue and Finance
Title 5 Business Licenses and Regulations
Title 6 Animals
Title 8 Health and Safety
Title 9 Criminal Code
Other Criminal Offenses
9.04 Interference with Public Officers
9.08 Skier Responsibility Code
9.12 Ski Lift Ticket Regulations
9.16 Public Nudity
9.20 Solicitation for Prostitution and Prostitution Offenses
9.24 Offenses against Public Peace
9.26 Glass or Metal Containers Illegal on New Years
9.28 Open Container of Alcoholic Beverage Unlawful in Stateline
9.30 Glass or Metal Containers Illegal during Carson Valley Days Weekend
9.36 Offenses against Property
9.38 Destruction of Public Property
9.42 Trespass on Land by Motor Vehicles
9.44 Illegal Camping
9.46 Graffiti as a Public Nuisance
9.50 Illegal Dumping of Personal Property at Thrift Store
9.64 Curfew
9.65 Tattooing of Minors Prohibited
9.66 Minors Consuming, Possessing, or Being under the Influence of Alcoholic Beverages
9.68 Weapons
9.70 Felon Registration
9.72 Property in Custody of Sheriff
Title 10 Vehicles and Traffic
Title 12 Streets and Other Public Places
Title 13 Parks
Title 14 Airports
Title 18 Town Annexation and Service Districts
Title 19 Initiative Ordinances
Title 20 Consolidated Development Code
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Table of Ordinances
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County Codes
Title 9 Criminal Code
9.66 Minors Consuming, Possessing, or Being under the Influence of Alcoholic Beverages
9.66.010 Minor defined
9.66.020 Alcoholic beverage defined
9.66.030 Consumption or possession prohibited
9.66.040 Penalty

9.66.010 Minor defined
"Minor", as referred to in this chapter, means any person under the age of twenty-one years. (Ord. 454 §1, 1986)
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9.66.020 Alcoholic beverage defined
As used in this section, "alcoholic beverage" includes beer, wine, gin, whiskey, cordials, ethyl alcohol, or rum, and every other liquid containing one-half of one percent or more alcohol by volume. (Ord. 454 §1, 1986)
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9.66.030 Consumption or possession prohibited
It is unlawful for any person under the age of twenty-one years to consume, possess or to be under the influence of any alcoholic beverage. For the purposes of this chapter, "under the influence" means any detectable level of alcohol as evidenced by a preliminary breath test, a breath test administered at the detention facility; a field sobriety test, or any other reliable method of determining whether a minor is under the influence of an alcoholic beverage. (Ord. 1076, 2004; Ord. 454 §1, 1986)
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9.66.040 Penalty
Any minor violating any provision of this chapter is guilty of a misdemeanor. (Ord. 1076, 2004; Ord. 645, 1994; Ord. 454 §1, 1986)
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