Home-produced or farm-produced products; sale of products by certain farm operations. (SB176)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Home-produced or farm-produced products. Allows the sale of food products made from any fruit, grain, herbs, honey, meat, milk, mushrooms, nuts, poultry, seafood, or vegetables by a farm operation employing 10 or fewer people or by a private home, so long as (i) the sale is made directly to consumers and (ii) the product is labeled with the producer's name and address, the product's ingredients, and a disclosure statement indicating the product is not subject to Virginia's food safety laws or regulations. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/02/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100826D
01/02/2014Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/21/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB176)
01/23/2014Stricken at request of Patron in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (9-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB176)