Promote Small Diversified Farms and Small Food Producers
|Sponsor:||Representative Ralph Chapman, House 133|
|Bill #:||LD 835|
UPDATE: This bill has been vetoed and the veto sustained. The bill is dead.
UPDATE: This bill has been passed and awaits action by the governor.
This bill facilitates direct sales between Maine farmers and consumers. It allows persons preparing food in their own homes to sell directly to consumers or to offer homemade food at certain events without being licensed as food establishments.