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CSHB 190(L&C): "An Act relating to the purchase of alcoholic beverages and to access to licensed premises; relating to civil liability for certain persons accessing licensed premises; requiring driver's licenses and identification cards to be marked if a person is restricted from consuming alcoholic beverages as a result of a conviction or condition of probation or parole."

00                       CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 190(L&C)                                                                    
01 "An Act relating to the purchase of alcoholic beverages and to access to licensed                                       
02 premises; relating to civil liability for certain persons accessing licensed premises;                                  
03 requiring driver's licenses and identification cards to be marked if a person is restricted                             
04 from consuming alcoholic beverages as a result of a conviction or condition of probation                                
05 or parole."                                                                                                             
06 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA:                                                                
07    * Section 1.  AS 04.16 is amended by adding a new section to read:                                                 
08            Sec. 04.16.047.  Access of persons with restricted privileges.  (a) A person                               
09       who is not privileged to purchase alcohol under AS 04.16.160 may not knowingly                                    
10       enter or remain in premises licensed under this title.                                                            
11            (b)  A licensee may bring a civil action against a person who violates this                                  
12       section if the violation occurs on the premises of that licensee.  If judgment is entered                         
13       in favor of the licensee, the court shall award civil damages in the amount of $1,000                             
01       and award reasonable costs and reasonable attorney fees allowed under the Alaska                                  
02       Rules of Civil Procedure.                                                                                         
03    * Sec. 2.  AS 04.16 is amended by adding a new section to read:                                                    
04            Sec. 04.16.160.  Privilege to purchase alcoholic beverages.  A person who is                             
05       21 years of age or older has a privilege to purchase alcoholic beverages, unless the                              
06       person has been ordered to refrain from consuming alcoholic beverages as part of a                                
07       sentence for conviction of a crime under AS 28.35.030 or as a condition of probation                              
08       or parole.                                                                                                        
09    * Sec. 3.  AS 04.21.050(b) is amended to read:                                                                     
10            (b)  Except as provided in AS 04.16.160, a [A] valid driver's license or a                               
11       valid identification card is acceptable as proof of age when used for identification in                           
12       the purchase of alcoholic beverages and for securing entry to and remaining on                                    
13       premises where alcoholic beverages are sold if the license or identification card is                              
14       made of or encased in plastic and contains a photograph of the licensee [LICENSE] or                          
15       card holder and a statement of age or date of birth.                                                              
16    * Sec. 4.  AS 28.15.111(a) is amended to read:                                                                     
17            (a)  Upon successful completion of the application and all required                                          
18       examinations, and upon payment of the required fee, the department shall issue to                                 
19       every qualified applicant a driver's license indicating the type or general class of                              
20       vehicles that the licensee may drive.  The license must [DISPLAY] (1) display a                               
21       distinguishing number assigned to the license; (2) display the licensee's full name,                          
22       address, date of birth, brief physical description, and color photograph; (3) display                         
23       either a facsimile of the signature of the licensee or a space upon which the licensee                            
24       must write the licensee's usual signature with pen and ink; (4) display a holographic                         
25       symbol intended to prevent illegal alteration or duplication; [AND] (5) display, for a                        
26       qualified applicant who is under [AGE] 21 years of age, the words "UNDER 21"; and                         
27       (6) be designed to allow the electronic reading and electronic display of the                                 
28       information described under (2) of this subsection and the electronic reading and                             
29       display and a physical display on the license of a statement of whether the                                   
30       person's privilege to purchase alcohol has been restricted under AS 04.16.160.  A                             
31       license may not display the licensee's social security number and is not valid until                              
01       signed by the licensee.  If facilities are not available for the taking of the photograph                         
02       required under this section, the department shall endorse on the license, the words                               
03       "valid without photograph."