Rus News Journal

To sellers of alcohol with the minor threatens till 2 years of prison

Today, on December, 3rd, the Supreme Rada has supported the bill of strengthening of responsibility for realisation by the minor of alcoholic drinks and tobacco products in the first reading.
for bill acceptance 316 deputies have voted at 226 necessary.

in the bill it is offered to add the Criminal code with article according to which sale or free transfer by the employee of trading enterprise or public catering of alcoholic, low alcohol drinks to the person who has not reached 18 years, is punished by the penalty at the rate from 5 to 10 thousand tax-free minima of incomes of citizens and corrective works from 3 till 6 months.

the same actions made by the employee of trading enterprise or public catering repeatedly, will be punished by imprisonment by term from 1 till 2 years.

to the Forage of that, trade in alcoholic drinks and tobacco products from hands involves collecting of the penalty from 300 to 1 thousand tax-free minima of incomes of citizens with confiscation of subjects of trade.

Interfax - Ukraine