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§18B‑304.  Sale and possession for sale.

(a)        Offense. – It shallbe unlawful for any person to sell any alcoholic beverage, or possess anyalcoholic beverage for sale, without first obtaining the applicable ABC permitand revenue licenses.

(b)        Prima FacieEvidence. – Possession of the following amounts of alcoholic beverages, withouta permit authorizing that possession, shall be prima facie evidence that thepossessor is possessing those alcoholic beverages for sale:

(1)        More than 80 litersof malt beverages, other than draft malt beverages in kegs;

(2)        More than eightliters of spirituous liquor; or

(3)        Any amount ofnontaxpaid alcoholic beverages.  (1913, c. 44, s. 2; 1915, c.97, s. 8; 1923, c. 1, ss. 2, 6, 10; C.S., ss. 3379, 3411(b), (f), (j); 1937, c.49, ss. 13, 15; 1945, c. 635; 1949, c. 1251, s. 2; 1951, c. 850; 1955, c. 560;1957, c. 984; c. 1235, s. 1; 1963, c. 932; 1967, c. 222, ss. 4, 6; 1969, c.789; 1971, c. 872, s. 1; 1975, c. 654, s. 4; 1977, c. 176, ss. 1‑3; 1981,c. 412, s. 2; c. 747, s. 42; 1989, c. 553, s. 2; 1993, c. 508, s. 3.)