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Title 27Chapter ISubchapter APart 16Subpart C → §16.21


Title 27: Alcohol, Tobacco Products and Firearms
PART 16—ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE HEALTH WARNING STATEMENT
Subpart C—Health Warning Statement Requirements for Alcoholic Beverages


§16.21   Mandatory label information.

There shall be stated on the brand label or separate front label, or on a back or side label, separate and apart from all other information, the following statement:

GOVERNMENT WARNING: (1) According to the Surgeon General, women should not drink alcoholic beverages during pregnancy because of the risk of birth defects.

(2) Consumption of alcoholic beverages impairs your ability to drive a car or operate machinery, and may cause health problems.

(Authority: Sec. 8001, Pub. L. 100-690, 102 Stat. 4181, 27 U.S.C. 215)

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