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Alcohol-related crashes accounted for an estimated 18% of Louisiana’s auto insurance payments. Reducing alcohol-related crashes by 10% would save $60 million in claims payments and loss adjustment expenses.

Costs per Drink  the societal costs of alcohol-related crashes in Louisiana averaged $1.30 per drink consumed. People other than the drinking driver paid $.80 per drink.



Alcohol and Youth


Alcoholic Beverage Control Boards


Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Control Board
2715 Gunter Park Drive West
Montgomery, Alabmainama 36109
Phone: 334/271-3840
Fax: 334/244-1815


Alaska Department of Revenue
Alcoholic Beverage Control Board
550 West 7th Avenue
Suite #350
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: 907/277-8638
Fax: 907/272-6916


Arizona Department of Liquor Licenses and Control
800 W. Washington, Fifth Flr.
Phoenix, Arizona 85007
Phone: 602/542-5141
Fax: 602/542-5707


Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration
Alcohol Beverage Control Division
100 Main Street
Suite #503
Little Rock, Arkansas 72201
Phone: 501/682-1105
Fax: 501/682-2221


California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control
3810 Rosin Crt.
Suite #150
Sacramento, Ca 95834
Phone: 916/263-6900
Fax: 916/263-6912


Colorado Department of Revenue
Liquor Enforcement Division
1881 Pierce #108A
Lakewood, Colorado
Phone: 303/205-2300
Fax: 303/205-2341


Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection
Liquor Division
State Office Building
165 Capitol Ave
Hartford, Connecticut 06106
Phone: 203/566-5926
Fax: 203/566-7630


Delaware Department of Public Services
Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission
820 French Street
Wilmington, Delaware 19801
Phone: 302/577-3200
Fax: 302/577-3204

District of Columbia

District of Columbia Alcoholic Beverage Control Board
614 H Street, N.W.
Room 807
Washington, D.C. 20001
Phone: 202/727-7375
Fax: 202/727-8030


Florida Department of Professional Business Regulations
Division of Alcoholic Beverages
1940 N. Monroe
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-1020
Phone: 904/488-3227
Fax: 904/922-5175


Georgia Department of Revenue
270 Washington S.W.
Atlanta, Georgia 30334
Phone: 404/656-4262
Fax: 404/657-6880



Liquor Commission of the City and County of Honolulu
711 Kapiolani Blvd.
Suite #600
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813-5249
Phone: 808/523-4458
Fax: 808/521-7796


Department of Liquor Control
County of Hawaii
101 Aupuni Street, Suite 230
Hilo, Hawaii 96766


Department of Liquor Control
County of Kauai
4444 Rice Street, Room 230
Lihue, Kauai 96766
Phone: 808/245-6064


Department of Liquor Control
County of Maui
2145 Kaohu Street, Room 107
Wailuki, HI 96793
Phone: 808/244-7753


Alcoholic Beverage Control Division
Department of Law Enforcement
P.O. Box 700
Meridian, Idaho 83680-0700
Phone: 208/884-7003
Fax: 208/884-7096

Idaho State Liquor Dispensary
7185 Bethel Street
P.O,. Box 59
Boise, Idaho 83707-0059
Phone: 208/327-7300
FAX: 208/327-7313


Illinois Liquor Control Commission
100 West Randolph Street
Suite #5-300
Chicago, Illinois 60601
Phone: 312/814-2206
Fax: 312/814-2241

Department of Revenue
P.O. Box 19079
Springfield, IL 62794-9019
Phone: 217/785-7100


Indiana Alcoholic Beverage Commission
302 West Washington Street
Room E114
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204
Phone: 317/232-2463
Fax: 317/233-6114

Department of Revenue
Special Tax Division
P.O. Box 6114
Indianapolis, Indiana 46206-6114
Phone: 317/232-2435
Fax: 317/232-2724


Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division
1918 S.E. Hulsizer Avenue
Ankeny, Iowa 50021
Phone: 515/281-7400
Fax: 515/281-7372


Kansas Department of Revenue
Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control
4 Townsite Plaza
Suite #210
Topeka, Kansas 66603-3512
Phone: 913/296-3946
Fax: 913/296-0922


Kentucky Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control
1003 Twilight Trail, Suite A-2
Frankfurt, Kentucky 40601
Phone: 502/564-4850
Fax: 502/564-6625

Louisiana Revenue

Louisiana Department of Revenue
Excise Taxes Division
330 North Ardenwood
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70896
Phone: 504/925-7656
Fax: 504/925-7494

Louisiana PS

Louisiana Department of Public Safety
Office of Alcoholic Beverage Control
2124 Wooddale Blvd.
P.O. Drawer 66404
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70896
Phone: 504/925-4041
Fax: 504/925-3975


State of Maine
Liquor Licensing
State House Station #164
Augusta, Maine 04333
Phone: 207-624-8745
Fax: 207-624-8767


State of Maryland
Comptroller of the Treasury
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax Division
Louis L. Goldstein Treasury Bldg, Room 310
P.O. Box 2999
Annapolis, Maryland 21404-2999
Phone: 410/974-3314
Fax: 410/974-3201

Maryland-Montgomery County

Department of Liquor Control
16650 Crabbs Branch Way
Rockville, Maryland 20855-2297
Phone: 301/217-1900
Fax: 301/217-1962


Massachusetts Alcohol Beverages Control Commission
Leverett Saltonstall Building, Government Center
100 Cambridge Street,
Government Center, Room 2204
Boston, Massachusetts 02202-0002
Phone: 617/727-3040
Fax: 617/727-1258


Michigan Liquor Control Commission
7150 Harris Drive
P.O. Box 30005
Lansing, Michigan 48909
Phone: 517/322-1345
Fax: 517/322-1016


Minnesota Department of Public Safety
Liquor Control Division
444 Cedar Street, Suite 100-L
St. Paul, Minnesota 55101
Phone: 612/296-6159
Fax: 612/297-5259

Mississippi Control

Alcoholic Beverage Control Division
State Tax Commission
P.O. Box 540
Madison, Mississippi 39310-1540
Phone: 601/856-1301
Fax: 601/856-1300


Missouri Department of Public Safety
Division of Liquor Control
301 W. High Street, 860
Jefferson City, Missouri 65101
Phone: 573/751-2333
Fax: 573/526-4540


Montana Department of Revenue
Liquor Division
2517 Airport Road
P.O. Box 1712
Helena, Montana 59601
Phone: 406/444-0700
Fax: 406/444-0750


Nebraska Liquor Control Commission
301 Centennial Mall South
P.O. Box 95046
Lincoln, Nebraska 68509-5046
Phone: 402/471-2571
Fax: 402/471-2814


Nevada Department of Taxation
Liquor Division
Capitol Complex
1340 South Curry Street
Carson City, Nevada 89710-0003
Phone: 702/687-4820
FAX: 702/687-5981

New Hampshire Control

New Hampshire State Liquor Commission
Robert J. Hart Building
Storrs Street
P.O. Box 503
Concord, New Hampshire 03302-0503
Phone: 603/271-3755
Fax: 603/271-1107

New Jersey

New Jersey Department of Law and Public Safety
Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control

140 East Front Street
CN 087
Trenton, New Jersey 08625-0087
Phone: 609/984-2830
Fax: 609/984-6078

New Mexico

New Mexico Regulation & Licensing Department
Alcohol and Gaming Division
725 St. Michael’s Drive
P.O. Box 25101
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504-5101
Phone: 505/827-7066
Fax: 505/827-7168

New York

New York Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control
State Liquor Authority
84 Holland Avenue, 2nd Flr.,
"A" Wing
Albany, New York 12208
Phone: 518/474-7604
Fax: 518/473-2286

New York Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control
State Liquor Authority
11 Park Place
New York, NY 10007
Phone: 212/417-4002

North Carolina

North Carolina Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission
3322 Garner Road
P.O. Box 26687
Raleigh, North Carolina 27611- 6687
Phone: 919/779-0700
Fax: 919/662-1946

North Dakota

North Dakota Office of the State Treasurer
Alcohol Beverage Control
State Capitol
600 East Boulevard Avenue
Bismarck, North Dakota 58505- 0600
Phone: 701/328-2643
Fax: 701/328-3002


Ohio Department of Liquor Control
2323 West Fifth Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43204-0701
Phone: 614/644-2360
Fax: 614/644-2513

Oklahoma ABC

Oklahoma Alcoholic Beverage Laws Enforcement Commission
4545 N. Lincoln Blvd.
Suite #270
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73105
Phone: 405/521-3484
Fax: 405/521-6578

Oklahoma Tax

The Oklahoma Tax Commission
Alcoholic & Tobacco Division
2501 N. Lincoln Blvd.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73194-0004
Phone: 405/521-4557
See also Alcoholic Beverage Law Enforcement Commission (ABLE)


Oregon Liquor Control Commission
9079 S.E. McLoughlin Boulevard
P.O. Box 22297
Portland, Oregon 97222
Phone: 503/653-3055
Fax: 503/653-3130

Pennsylvania Control

Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Northwest Office Building
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17124-0001
Phone: 717/787-2696
Fax: 717/787-1415

Rhode Island

Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation
Liquor Control Administration

233 Richmond Street, Suite #200
Providence, Rhode Island 02903-4213
Phone: 401/277-2562
Fax: 401/277-6654

South Carolina

South Carolina Department of Revenue & Taxation
Alcohol Beverage Licensing Section
301 Gervais St.
P.O. Box 125
Columbia, South Carolina 29214-0137
Phone: 803/737-5000
Fax: 803/734-1401
(Phone Numbers for South Carolina state government)

South Dakota

South Dakota Department of Revenue
Division of Special Taxes & Licensing
700 Governor’s Drive
Pierre, South Dakota 57501-2276
Phone: 605/773-3311
Fax: 605/773-6729


Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission
226 Capitol Blvd. Building, Room 600
Nashville, Tennessee 37219-0755
Phone: 615/741-1602
FAX: 615/741-0847

Tennessee Department of Revenue
Andrew Jackson State Office Building
500 Dederick Street, Third Floor
Nashville, TN 37242-2461
Phone: 615/741-7412
Fax: 615/741-5319


Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission
5806 Mesa Dr.
P.O. Box 13127
Capitol Station
Austin, Texas 78711-3127
Phone: 512/206-3333
Fax: 512/206-3449

Utah Control

Utah Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control
1625 South 900 West
P.O. Box 30408
Salt Lake City, Utah 84130-0408
Phone: 801/977-6800
Fax: 801/977-6888


Vermont Department of Liquor Control
State Office Building
Green Mountain Drive
Drawer #20
Montpelier, Vermont 05620-4501
Phone: 802/828-2345
Fax: 802/828-2803


Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control
2901 Hermitage Road
P.O. Box 27491
Richmond, Virginia 23261-7491
Phone: 804/367-0605
Fax: 804/367-1802


Washington Business License Services
Department of Licensing
P.O. Box 9034
Olympia, Washington 98504-3075
Phone: 360/586-2784
Licensing: 360/586-6700
Fax: 360/586-1596

Washington Control

Washington State Liquor Control Board
1025 East Union
Olympia, Washington 98504-3075
Phone: 360/753-6273
Fax: 360/586-0878

West Virginia

West Virginia Alcohol Beverage Control Commission
Enforcement & Licensing Division
322 70th St. S.E.
Charleston, West Virginia 25304-2900
Phone: 304/558-2481
Fax: 304/558-0081


Wisconsin Alcohol & Tobacco Enforcement
Department of Revenue
4610 University Avenue
Madison, Wisconsin 53708
Phone: 608/266-3969
Fax: 608/264-9920

Wyoming Control

Wyoming Liquor Commission (slow server)
1520 East 5th Street
Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002
Phone: 307/777-7231
Fax: 307/777-5872





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