At the second plenary session of session of city council the decision on a ban of sale of beer to citizens who didn't reach 18 - summer age was made. 63 deputies voted for this decision.
During vote the mayor Vladimir Chaika, probably, trying to speed up work of deputies, I declared: "You shouldn't worry, this decision doesn't mean that our beer factory will be closed! ".
Now sellers of "intoxicated" drink if they have doubts in age of the buyer, are obliged to demand from it the passport.
Besides, retail of beer is forbidden in the placement and on territories of preschool, educational institutions and health protection establishments, in premises of specialized trade enterprises which carry out trade in goods of the children's range or sports goods, in venues of children's sports meets and holidays.
And in places of sale of beer at the expense of businessmen preventions of a ban of sale of beer to citizens aged till 18 years have to be placed.
This decision is how necessary, the statistics shows.
So, in 8 months of the current year in Nikolaev 229 minor citizens taking alcoholic beverages were detained, and 95 minors made different offenses, being in an alcohol intoxication.