State Retail and Food Service Codes and Regulations by State

FDA Food Code 

StateRetail Site(s)Food Code
AlabamaDepartment of Public Health Division of Food, Milk & Lodging disclaimer iconRules for Food Establishment Sanitation (available in PDF) disclaimer icon
AlaskaDepartment of Environmental Conservation Food Safety & Sanitation Program disclaimer iconAlaska Food Code (available in PDF) disclaimer icon
ArizonaDepartment of Health Services Food Safety & Environmental Services Arizona State Food Code (available in PDF)
ArkansasDepartment of Health Food Protection Program Rules and Regulations Pertaining to Retail Food Establishments (available in PDF)
CaliforniaCalifornia Department of Public Health Food Safety Program California Retail Food Code disclaimer icon (available in PDF)
ColoradoColorado Department of Public Health & Environment Retail Food Program disclaimer iconColorado Retail Food Establishment Rules and Regulations (available in PDF)
ConnecticutDepartment of Consumer Protection, Food and Standards Division Sanitary Standards for Food Establishments (available in WORD.DOC)
ConnecticutDepartment of Public Health, Food Protection Program disclaimer iconSanitation of Places Dispensing Foods or Beverages (available in WORD.DOC)
DelawareDepartment of Health & Social Services Office of Food Protection State of Delaware Food Code
FloridaDepartment of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Food Safety disclaimer iconFlorida Administrative Code 5K-4 disclaimer icon
FloridaDepartment of Business and Professional Regulations, Division of Hotels and Restaurants disclaimer iconFlorida Administrative Code 61C-4 disclaimer icon
FloridaDepartment of Health Food Hygiene Program disclaimer iconFlorida Administrative Code 64E-11 disclaimer icon
GeorgiaDepartment of Agriculture Food Safety Retail Program  Rules of Georgia Department of Agriculture (available in PDF)
GeorgiaDepartment of Public Health Food Service ProgramFood Service Establishments (available in PDF)
HawaiiDepartment of Health Sanitation Branch Food Establishment Sanitation (available in PDF) disclaimer icon
IdahoDepartment of Health & Welfare Food Protection Program Idaho Food Code (available in PDF)
IllinoisDepartment of Public Health Foods, Drugs & Dairies disclaimer iconFood Service Sanitation Code
Retail Food Store Sanitation Code
IndianaDepartment of Health Food Protection Program Retail Food Establishment Sanitation Requirements (available in PDF)
IowaDepartment of Inspections & Appeals Food & Consumer Safety Bureau disclaimer iconIowa Food Code (available in PDF)
KansasDepartment of Agriculture Food Safety & Lodging Kansas Food Code (available in PDF)
KentuckyCabinet for Health & Family Services Food Safety Branch Kentucky Food Code disclaimer icon
LouisianaDepartment of Health Retail Food Program Sanitary Code, Part XXIII, Retail Food Establishments (available in WORD.DOC)
MaineDepartment of Health & Human Services Health Inspection ProgramMaine Food Code (available in PDF)
MaineDepartment of Agriculture Consumer Food Inspection Unit  
MarylandDepartment of Health & Mental Hygiene Division of Food Safety Food Service Facilities disclaimer icon
MassachusettsDepartment of Public Health Food Protection Program Minimum Sanitation Standards for Food Establishments (available in PDF)
MichiganDepartment of Agriculture Food Safety & Recalls Food Law of 2000 disclaimer icon (available in PDF)
MinnesotaDepartment of Health Food Safety disclaimer iconMinnesota Food Code  
MinnesotaDepartment of Agriculture Dairy & Food Inspection Division disclaimer icon 
MississippiDepartment of Health Food Safety Division Food Code disclaimer icon
MississippiMississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce Food Code disclaimer icon
MissouriDepartment of Health & Senior Services Food Safety Sanitation of Food Establishments (available in PDF)
MontanaDepartment of Public Health & Human Services Food & Consumer Safety Section Retail Food Establishments 
NebraskaDepartment of Agriculture Food Division Nebraska Food Code (available in PDF)
NevadaDepartment of Health & Human Services Environmental Health ServicesFood Establishments disclaimer icon
New HampshireDepartment of Health & Human Services Food Protection Sanitary Production and Distribution of Food disclaimer icon
New JerseyDepartment of Health & Senior Services Food & Drug Safety Program disclaimer iconSanitation in Retail Food Establishments and Food and Beverage Vending Machines (available in PDF) disclaimer icon
New MexicoEnvironment Department Food Program disclaimer iconFood Service and Food Processing   
New YorkDepartment of Agriculture & Markets Division of Food Safety & Inspection Food Service Establishments
New YorkDepartment of Health, Food Handling, Preparation, and Storagedisclaimer iconRegulations and Permit Requirements 
North CarolinaDepartment of Health and Human Services Food Protection and Facilities, Division of Public Health disclaimer iconRules Governing the Sanitation of Food Service Establishments (available in PDF) disclaimer icon
North DakotaDepartment of Health Division of Food & Lodging disclaimer iconFood Code (available in PDF)
OhioDepartment of Health Food Safety Program Ohio Uniform Food Safety Code (available in PDF)
OhioOhio Department of Agriculture Food Safety Division State of Ohio Uniform Food Safety Code and definitions (available in PDF)
OklahomaDepartment of Health Consumer Protection Division Food Service Establishments (available in PDF)
OregonDepartment of Human Services Foodborne Illness Prevention ProgramFood Sanitation Rules (available in PDF)
OregonDepartment of Agriculture Food Safety Division Food Code (available in PDF)
PennsylvaniaDepartment of Agriculture Bureau of Food Safety & Laboratory Services disclaimer iconFood Code disclaimer icon
Rhode IslandDepartment of Health Office of Food Protection Food Code (available in PDF)
South CarolinaDepartment of Health & Environmental Control Division of Food ProtectionRetail Food Establishments (available in PDF)
South DakotaDepartment of Health Office of Health Protection Food Service Code
TennesseeDepartment of Health Division of General Environmental Health Food Service Establishments (available in PDF)
TennesseeDepartment of Agriculture Regulatory Services DivisionRetail Food Store Sanitation (available in PDF)
TexasDepartment of State Health Services Food Establishments Group disclaimer iconRetail Food disclaimer icon
UtahDepartment of Agriculture Division of Regulatory Services Food Protection
UtahUtah Department of HealthFood Service Sanitation
VermontDepartment of Health Food & Lodging Program Health Regulations for Food Service Establishments (available in PDF)
VirginiaDepartment of Agriculture & Consumer Services Food Safety & Security Office

Retail Food Establishment Regulations 

VirginiaDepartment of Health Division of Food & General Environmental Health Services disclaimer iconFood Regulations 
WashingtonDepartment of Health Food Safety ProgramWashington State Retail Food Code (available in PDF)
West VirginiaDepartment of Health & Human Resources Public Health Sanitation Division disclaimer iconFood Establishments (available in PDF)
West VirginiaDepartment of Agriculture disclaimer icon 
WisconsinDepartment of Agriculture, Trade & Consumer Protection Division of Food Safety Wisconsin Food Code
WisconsinDepartment of Health Services Food Safety & Recreational Licensing  
WyomingDepartment of Agriculture Consumer Health Services Section disclaimer iconWyoming Food Safety Rule 2009 (available in PDF) disclaimer icon


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