CHAPTER 4. ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGESCHAPTER 4. ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES\Article IV. Private Clubs

All rules and regulations set forth in this Chapter concerning the sale and consumption of alcoholic liquor and cereal malt beverages and the penalties set forth therein shall be applicable to the owners, operators and managers of private clubs.

(Code 1982)

A.    A biennial occupation tax is hereby levied upon each individual or organization licensed as a Class B Club under a license issued by the State Director of Alcoholic Beverage Control in the sum of $500.00, which tax shall be paid to the City Clerk within five (5) days after the issuance of such state license, either upon original issuance or upon renewal of such license.

B.    Failure to pay this tax shall be a Class A Misdemeanor.  Each day a private club is operated in violation of this section shall constitute a separate offense.

(Code 1982; K.S.A. 41-2622 (b); see also Ch. 2)

A.    Every Class B Club licensee shall cause the occupation tax receipt as described in Section 4-402 to be placed in plain view either next to or immediately below the state license in a conspicuous place on the licensed premises.

B.    Failure to display such license and tax receipt shall constitute a Class A Misdemeanor, and each day a private club is operated in violation of this section shall constitute a separate offense.

(Code 1982; K.S.A. 41-2612; K.S.A. 41-2601 et seq.)

A.    It shall be unlawful for any person who owns, operates or manages any club licensed under the provisions of K.S.A. 41-2605 et seq. to serve, mix or allow the consumption of alcoholic beverages on its premises between the hours of 1:30 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. on any day other than Sunday, nor between the hours of 1:30 a.m. and 12:00 noon on Sunday.

B.    Any person who violates the provisions of this section shall, upon conviction, be guilty of a Class A Misdemeanor.  For the purposes of this section, “person” shall be defined as the owner or operator of a club who is in the premises at the time of the violation.

(Code 1982; K.S.A. 41-2614)