Laws Related to Bees and Beekeeping

This section contains legal research and resources primarily from A.I. Root, who wrote extensively about this topic in the early 1900’s, as well as copies of some applicable Federal and sate laws and regulations related to bees and beekeeping.

  • Court cases used in other states as precedents of law (published 1913 A.I. Root)
  • Laws Relating to Bees and Beekeeping (published 1920 A.I. Root)
  • The Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA)
  • Illinois Bees and Apiaries Act with Rules
  • Aurora, Colorado Beekeeping Ordinance
  • Salt Lake City, Utah Beekeeping Ordinance
  • Ypsilanti, Michigan Beekeeping Ordinance
  • Evanston, Illinois Beekeeping Ordinance