244 Minors in restricted areas or supervised areas

(1)

A minor who is found in a restricted area on any licensed premises commits an offence.

(2)

A minor who is found in a supervised area on any licensed premises commits an offence unless he or she is accompanied by a parent or guardian.

(3)

A person who commits an offence against subsection (1) or (2) is liable on conviction to a fine of not more than $1,000.

(4)

Subsections (1) and (2) do not apply to a person—

(a)

who is an employee or agent of the licensee, or a person acting under a contract with the licensee or a manager, and who is in the restricted area or supervised area for the purpose of—

(i)

cleaning, repairing, maintaining, altering, or restocking the area or any equipment in the area; or

(ii)

removing or replacing any equipment; or

(iii)

stocktaking; or

(iv)

checking or removing cash; or

(b)

who is in the restricted area or supervised area for the purpose of preparing or serving a meal; or

(c)

who is in the restricted area or supervised area at the request of a constable acting in the course of his or her duties; or

(d)

who is in the supervised area for the purpose of selling or supplying alcohol.

Compare: 1989 No 63 s 163