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53-180.05. Minors andincompetents; violations; penalties; false identification; penalty; law enforcementagency; duties.(1) Any person violating section 53-180 shall be guilty of a Class I misdemeanor. Any person violating anyof the provisions of section 53-180.01 or 53-180.03 shall be guilty of a Class III misdemeanor. Any person older than eighteen yearsof age and under the age of twenty-one years violating section 53-180.02 isguilty of a Class III misdemeanor. Any person eighteen years of age or youngerviolating section 53-180.02 is guilty of a misdemeanor as provided in section 53-181 and shall be punished as provided in such section.(2) Any person who knowingly manufactures, creates, or altersany form of identification for the purpose of sale or delivery of such formof identification to a person under the age of twenty-one years shall be guiltyof a Class I misdemeanor. For purposes of this subsection, form of identificationmeans any card, paper, or legal document that may be used to establish theage of the person named thereon for the purpose of purchasing alcoholic liquor.(3) When a minor is arrested for a violation of sections 53-180to 53-180.02 or subsection (2) of this section, the law enforcement agencyemploying the arresting peace officer shall make a reasonable attempt to notifysuch minor's parent or guardian of the arrest. SourceLaws 1935, c. 116, § 38, p. 400; Laws 1937, c. 125, § 1, p. 437; C.S.Supp.,1941, § 53-338; Laws 1943, c. 121, § 1, p. 419; R.S.1943, § 53-180; Laws 1951, c. 174, § 1(6), p. 664; Laws 1963, c. 313, § 2, p. 943; Laws 1969, c. 444, § 1, p. 1482; Laws 1973, LB 25, § 3; Laws 1977, LB 40, § 315; Laws 1982, LB 869, § 1; Laws 1984, LB 56, § 4; Laws 1985, LB 493, § 2; Laws 1989, LB 440, § 1; Laws 1991, LB 454, § 1; Laws 2001, LB 114, § 6; Laws 2010, LB258, § 2.AnnotationsThis section provides the only penalty for violation of section 53-180. Holmes v. Circo, 196 Neb. 496, 244 N.W.2d 65 (1976).