Skip to code content (skip section selection)
A. Diseased Persons Prohibited: It shall be unlawful to employ in any premises used for the retail sale of alcoholic liquor any person who is afflicted with, or who is a carrier of any contagious, infectious or venereal disease. It shall be unlawful for any person who is afflicted with or is a carrier of any such disease to work in or about any premises or to be engaged in any way in the handling, preparation or distribution of such liquor.
B. Qualification: It shall be unlawful to employ any person not possessing the same qualifications as are necessary for the applicant to possess in order to secure a license under this chapter, except the requirement as to legal permanent residence in the United States.
C. Dispensing Of Liquor By Individuals Under Twenty One Years Of Age/Employment Of Minors: No person under the age of twenty one (21) years shall tend bar, tend a package counter or window, sell or deliver alcoholic liquor for consumption off the premises, or sell, handle, draw, pour, mix, dispense, drain or serve any alcoholic liquor and no licensee or any officer, associate, member, representative, agent or employee of a licensee shall engage, employ or permit any person under the age of twenty one (21) years so to do; provided that, persons eighteen (18) years of age and over who have completed the beverage alcohol sellers and services education and training (BASSET) program approved by the educational foundation of the national restaurant association or have completed such training at a facility approved under 20 Illinois Compiled Statutes 301/15-10 may serve alcoholic beverages to patrons who are dining at any licensed restaurant premises, if the service of such beverages is only incidental to their primary job function of serving food. The provisions of this division shall not be construed to prohibit an employee under the age of twenty one (21) years from handling unopened containers of alcoholic liquor if such handling is in the capacity of a stocker on a licensed premises and for a licensed employer.
(Ord. 2007-15, 4-23-2007, eff. 5-4-2007; amd. Ord. 2007-24, 6-25-2007; Ord. 2019-16, 8-26-2019, eff. 9-13-2019)