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Legal Age - Arizona Liquor Laws
Topic Legal Age Statute/Rule
Legal drinking age 21 A.R.S. §4-101(18)
A.R.S. §4-244(16)
Age to drink (exception)
religious services
no restrictions for religious service or ceremony A.R.S. §4-249
A.R.S. §4-226(4)
Age to be in a bar 21 A.R.S. §4-244(42)(a)
Age to be in bar (exceptions) w/ spouse, guardian, parent of legal drinking age A.R.S. §4-244(22)
Age to be on licensed premises which is not a bar no restrictions during hours food is served A.R.S. §4-244(22)(c)
R19-1-233(B) and (C)
Age to purchase liquor 21 A.R.S. §4-244(9)
Age to place an order for liquor and accept delivery of an order 21 A.R.S. §4-203.04(E)
A.R.S. §4-203.04(I)(d)
Age to deliver liquor 21 A.R.S. §4-203(J)
A.R.S. §4-203.04(I)(a)
A.R.S. §4-205.04(9)(f)
Age to check out (cash register), package, or assist customers with carry-out service 16 w/supervision of person 19+ A.R.S. §4-244(9)
Age to manufacture, sell, dispose of liquor 19 A.R.S. §4-244(10)
Age to handle on-sale liquor, stock liquor 19 A.R.S. §4-244(11)
A.R.S. §4-205.06(A)(2)
Age to bus tables no restrictions A.R.S. §4-244(11)
Age for exotic entertainer employed by licensee 19 R19-1-216
Age to transport liquor (producer/wholesaler) no restrictions in Title 4 no restrictions in Title 4
Age to qualify as a Covert Underage Buyer (CUB) 16 - 19 A.R.S. §4-241(U)(1)