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There is no state law governing open containers in a motor vehicles, however about 30 municipalities have laws for their jurisdiction.

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Q: In Missouri can a passenger of a motor vehicle have an open alcohol container if the driver is a minor?
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It is not legal in Alberta to drive a motor vehicle with an open container of alcohol. This law also affects the passenger who is drinking alcohol.

Is it legal to carry an open container of alcohol in your vehicle?

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Can you drink in a fifteen passenger van?

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