Drug and Alcohol Laws - Health and Wellness Center - Penn State Altoona

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Alcohol and Other Drugs

Pennsylvania laws

Good Samaritan Law

A person under the age of twenty-one will be protected from prosecution for the possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages if law enforcement, including campus police, became aware of the possession or consumption solely because the individual was seeking medical assistance for someone else.

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