Online Alcohol Class offers the most comprehensive online MIP course available in Nebraska. We offer Level 1 (8 hour), Level 2 (16 hour), and Level 3 (24 hour) web-based Minor in Possession and Minor in Consumption Courses.
Often students call our offices to inquire about the MIP laws in Nebraska. As a courtesy, we've compiled the laws from every U.S. state and listed them below.
Please note that the Nebraska minor in possession laws displayed on this page are meant to assist help you to learn about your local Nebraska laws. While we have tried to show the most up-to-date version of Nebraska MIP laws, but we do not guarantee its accuracy. This page is not a substitute for legal advice from a lawyer. It is in your best interest that you find an appropriate attorney for more information about Nebraska minor in possession laws.
Possession is prohibited WITH THE FOLLOWING EXCEPTION(S):
Notes: Nebraska makes an exception for persons who are at least sixteen years old to carry alcohol from licensed establishments when they are accompanied by any person who is not a minor.
Consumption is prohibited WITH THE FOLLOWING EXCEPTION(S):
Internal possession is not explicitly prohibited.
Notes: Although Nebraska does not prohibit Internal Possession as defined by APIS, beginning on April 4, 2001, it has statutory provisions that state that "...no minor may...consume, or have in his or her possession or physical control any alcoholic liquor..." and that "[c]onsume means knowingly and intentionally drinking or otherwise ingesting alcoholic liquor." Neb. Rev. St. §§ 53-103, 53-180.02.
Purchase is prohibited, but youth MAY PURCHASE for law enforcement purposes.
Furnishing is prohibited with NO EXCEPTIONS.
Beer: 19 for both servers and bartenders
Wine: 19 for both servers and bartenders
Spirits: 19 for both servers and bartenders
Provision(s) targeting minors:
Provision(s) targeting suppliers:
Provision(s) targeting retailers:
BAC limit: 0.02 - a BAC level above the limit is per se (conclusive) evidence of a violation.
Applies to drivers under age 21.
Keg definition: five or more gallons
Purchaser information collected:
Warning information to purchaser: passive - no purchaser action required
Deposit: not required
Provisions do not specifically address disposable kegs
No use/lose law.
No State-imposed liability for hosting underage drinking parties.