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Real Raw Milk Facts

New Jersey

Raw Milk Laws & Regulations

Retail Sale of Raw Milk Allowed?
No
Other Sale of Raw Milk Allowed
No
Citations:
N.J.S.A. 24:10-57.17
Requirements:
No person shall sell or distribute to ultimate consumer milk that is not pasteurized.

Raw Milk Bills & Related Legislation

2014-2015 Legislative Session

Bill: A 543

Permits sale of raw milk under certain conditions and establishes raw milk permit program

Status:
Referred to Assembly Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources
Link:
http://legiscan.com/NJ/bill/A543/2014

2014-2015 Legislative Session

Bill: S 1285

Permits sale of raw milk under certain conditions and establishes raw milk permit program

Status:
Referred to Senate Committee on Economic Growth
Link:
http://legiscan.com/NJ/bill/S1285/2014

2012-2013 Legislative Session

Bill: A 518

Permits sale of raw milk under certain conditions and establishes raw milk permit program

Status:
In Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee
Link:
http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/2012/Bills/A1000/518_R1.PDF

2010-2011 Legislative Session

Bill: A 743 / S 2702

Would allow on-farm sale of raw milk and raw milk products (e.g., yogurt, kefir, butter and cheese) by a licensed dairy

Status:
Assembly bill passed (71-6); Failed to pass out of Senate Economic Growth Committee
Link:
http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/2010/Bills/A1000/743_I1.PDF

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