Approved by the Governor 09/18/18
In Effect 01/01/19
- cdph.ca.gov : Microenterprise Home Kitchen Operations (MEHKO)
- ccgov.org : AB626: Microenterprise Home Kitchen Operations
- la.eater.com : It Will Soon Be Legal to Sell Home-Cooked Food in California
- forrager.com : California Microenterprise Home Kitchen Operation
- sacbee.com : Tamales anyone? New California law legalizes sale of homemade food
- forrager.com : California’s New Homemade Food Law Comes With A Nasty Surprise
- latimes.com : This new California law is supposed to protect immigrant home cooks. It may help tech giants instead
- santacruzsentinel.com : Home cooks can legally feed public
- newfoodeconomy.org : Thousands of California home cooks have no idea they’re breaking the law every day
- qz.com : Should startups ask for permission or beg for forgiveness?
- cookalliance.org : Microenterprise Home Kitchen Operation (MEHKO) | Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
- thespoon.tech : Will California’s AB-626 Bill Serve Home Cooks, Entrepreneurs, or Tech Giants?