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Inebriates Act 1898

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Description of Offence.Statute enacting Offence.
Being found drunk in a highway or other public place, whether a building or not, or on licensed premisesLicensing Act, 1872 (35 & 36 Vict. c. 94), s. 12.
Being guilty while drunk of riotous or disorderly behaviour in a highway or other public place, whether a building or not
Being drunk while in charge, on any highway or other public place, of any carriage, horse, cattle, or steam-engine
Being drunk when in possession of any loaded firearms
Refusing or failing when drunk to quit licensed premises when requested.Licensing Act, 1872 (35 & 36 Vict. c. 94.), s. 18.
Refusing or failing when drunk to quit any premises or place licensed under the Refreshment Houses Act, 1860, when requested.Refreshment Houses Act, I860 (23 & 24 Vict. c. 27.), s. 41.
Being found drunk in any street or public thoroughfare within the Metropolitan Police District, and being guilty while drunk of any riotous or indecent behaviour.Metropolitan Police Act, 1839 (2 & 3 Vict. c. 47.), s. 68.
Being drunk in any street, and being guilty of riotous or indecent behaviour therein.Town Police Clauses Act, 1847 (10 & 11 Viet, c. 89.), s. 29.
Being intoxicated while driving a hackney carriage.Town Police Clauses Act, 1847 (10 & 11 Vict. c. 89.), s. 61.
Being drunk during employment as a driver of a hackney carriage, or as a driver or conductor of a stage carriage in the Metropolitan Police District.London Hackney Carriages Act, 1843 (6 & 7 Vict. c. 86.), s. 28.
Being drunk and persisting, after being refused admission on that account, in attempting to enter a passenger steamerMerchant Shipping Act, I 1894 (57 & 58 Vict. c. 60.), s. 287.
Being drunk on board a passenger steamer, and refusing to leave such steamer when requested
Being found in a state of intoxication and incapable of taking care of himself, and not under the care or protection of some suitable person, in any street, thoroughfare, or public place.Public Houses Acts Amendment (Scotland) Act, 1862 (25 & 26 Vict. c. 35.), s. 23.
Being in any street drunk and incapable and not under the care and protection of some suitable person.Burgh Police (Scotland) Act, 1892 (55 & 56 Vict. c. 55.), s. 381.
Being drunk while in charge in any street or other place of any carriage, horse, cattle, or steam engine, or when in possession of any loaded firearms.Burgh Police (Scotland) Act, 1892 (55 & 56 Vict. c. 55.), s. 380.
Being found in any shebeen drunkPublic Houses Acts Amendment (Scotland) Act, 1862 (25 & 26 Vict. c. 35.), s. 19.
Refusing or neglecting when drunk to quit any premises or place licensed under the Refreshment Houses (Ireland) Act, 1860, when requested.Refreshment Houses (Ireland) Act, 1860 (23 & 24 Vict. c. 107.), s. 42.
Being drunk in any street or public thoroughfare within the Dublin police district, or being guilty, while drunk, of any riotous or indecent behaviour.Dublin Police Act, 1842 (5 & 6 Vict. c.24.), s.15.
Being found drunk in any street, square, lane, road, way, or other public thoroughfare or place.Licensing (Ireland) Act, 1836 (6 & 7 Will. 4, c. 38.), s. 12.
All similar offences in local Acts.

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