Alcohol control refers to;
(I) Most commonly, regulations restricting or otherwise controlling the production and sale of alcoholic beverages,often administered by specific government agencies (alcoholic beverage control. ABC).
(2) In some scholarly discussions. the totality of government intervention in the alcoholic beverage market, without regard to purpose.
(3) In general public health usage concerning risk factors may refer to prevention and treatment policies concerning alcohol in general (although alcohol policy is less ambiguous in this context).