Cottage Food Laws by State

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Alabama

Enacted

Alaska

Enacted

Arizona

Enacted

Arkansas

Enacted

California

Enacted

Colorado

Enacted

Connecticut

No laws

Connecticut has no cottage food laws at this time, but some individuals are trying to get support for one via their online petition. They’re posting updates on their Facebook page. They proposed HB 5815 in 2013, but it did not pass, so they will try again next year.

Delaware

Restricted

District of Columbia

Enacted

Florida

Enacted

Georgia

Enacted

Hawaii

Pending

Hawaii does not have any cottage food laws, but it has introduced two new bills in the current legislative session. You can check out updates on their Facebook page.

Idaho

No laws

Idaho has no cottage food laws at this time, but some individuals are trying to get a bill started.  You can show your support by signing the petition.

Illinois

Enacted

Indiana

Enacted

Iowa

Enacted

Kansas

No laws

Kansas has no cottage food laws at this time, but some individuals are trying to start one. You can support them by signing the petition.

Kentucky

Restricted

Louisiana

Enacted

Maine

Enacted

Maryland

Enacted

Massachusetts

Enacted

Michigan

Enacted

Minnesota

Enacted

Mississippi

Enacted

Missouri

Enacted

Missouri requires every county to have cottage food laws, but each county has their own separate laws. However, there is currently a bill in place to develop state-wide laws.

Montana

Enacted

Nebraska

Enacted

Nevada

Enacted

New Hampshire

Enacted

New Jersey

No laws

New Jersey has been trying to get some laws passed for awhile, and this year they have two new bills on the table. One is doing well, having passed through Assembly and working its way through the Senate.

New Mexico

Enacted

New York

Enacted

North Carolina

Enacted

North Dakota

Enacted

Ohio

Enacted

Oklahoma

Enacted

Oregon

Enacted

Pennsylvania

Enacted

Rhode Island

Restricted

South Carolina

Enacted

South Dakota

Enacted

Tennessee

Enacted

Texas

Enacted

Utah

Enacted

Vermont

Enacted

Virginia

Enacted

Washington

Enacted

West Virginia

Enacted

Wisconsin

Enacted

Wyoming

Enacted