Utah Administrative Code

The Utah Administrative Code is the body of all effective administrative rules as compiled and organized by the Division of Administrative Rules (see Subsection 63G-3-102(5); see also Sections 63G-3-701 and 702).

NOTE: For a list of rules that have been made effective since January 1, 2020, please see the codification segue page.

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R651. Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation.

Rule R651-619. Possession of Alcoholic Beverages or Controlled Substances.

As in effect on January 1, 2020

Table of Contents

R651-619-1. Possession of Alcohol and Controlled Substances.

Offenses for the possession or use of any alcoholic beverage or controlled substance, shall be handled through Utah Code, Titles 32A, 41, 58, 73 and 76.

R651-619-2. Alcohol in Buildings.

There shall be no possession and/or consumption of any alcoholic beverage in the state park system visitor centers, museums and administrative offices, unless permission is expressly given, in writing, by the division director, or designee. Organizations dispensing such beverages are required to carry insurance coverage meeting the minimum requirements set by the Utah Division of Risk Management.



Date of Enactment or Last Substantive Amendment

June 9, 2014

Notice of Continuation

June 13, 2018

Authorizing, Implemented, or Interpreted Law

79-4-203; 79-4-304

Additional Information


For questions regarding the content or application of rules under Title R651, please contact the promulgating agency (Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation). A list of agencies with links to their homepages is available at http://www.utah.gov/government/agencylist.html or from http://www.rules.utah.gov/contact/agencycontacts.htm.