FDA Food Code - History & Timeline

  • Calendar Year 2017: Stakeholder meetings held with industry and local public health partners to review logistics to determine how to effectively implement the Food Code.
  • November 15, 2017: State Board of Health votes unanimously to adopt the 2013 Food Code & 2013 Supplement.
  • January 1, 2019: Code/Regulation goes into effect. Click here for a copy of the Code/Regulation.

Our current implementation timeline is available below.