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Status of State Dram Shop Liability

2015 PSR update

Legal Memo
Food & Beverages

ChangeLab Solutions conducted legal research to update the status of commercial host (dram shop) liability laws in states and the District of Columbia (DC), as reported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the 2013 Prevention Status Reports (PSRs) on Excessive Alcohol Use.

The Status of State Dram Shop Liability reviews dram shop liability in the 50 states and DC, and identifies any changes to these laws from January 1, 2011 to January 1, 2015.

To learn more, see the The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s PSRs Commercial Host Liability FAQ, and our related resources below.