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Evidence-Based Resource Summary

Strength of Evidence: 
4 out of 4
4 out of 4
Year Published: 
2008

Alcohol – Excessive Consumption: Maintaining Limits on Days of Sale

Description of Resource: 
The Community Preventive Services Task Force recommends maintaining existing limits on the days on which alcoholic beverages are sold, as one strategy for the prevention of excessive alcohol consumption and related harms. Limiting the days when alcohol can be sold is intended to prevent excessive alcohol consumption and related harms by regulating access to alcohol.

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Developed By: 
Community Preventive Services Task Force
Developer Type: 
Non-Federal Government
Healthy People 2020 Topic Area(s): 
Injury and Violence Prevention
Substance Abuse
Healthy People 2020 Objectives: 
Resource Type: 
Citation: 
The Community Guide [Internet]. Alcohol – Excessive Consumption: Maintaining Limits on Days of Sale. c2008– [cited 2016 Dec 30]. Available from: https://www.thecommunityguide.org/findings/alcohol-excessive-consumption-maintaining-limits-days-sale