CT Food Code Changes. New Laws in Place.

FDA Model Food Code Now Applicable in CT

Post Date:10/05/2017 1:38 PM

This past legislative session, the Connecticut General Assembly passed a bill to make the FDA Model Food Code Connecticut’s food code beginning July 1, 2018. This new law will result in a variety of changes for the food establishments in Connecticut and the local health departments that regulate them.  Some changes are already effective as of October 1, 2017, including class definitions for food establishments, and cold holding temperature requirements.  Click here to learn more about the new laws and how they apply to your business.

The Glastonbury Health Department is committed to working with you throughout the transition process by providing updates and information as it becomes available.  Please click here to review a list of key changes and how you can begin to prepare.  

If you have any questions regarding this change, contact the Glastonbury Health Department at (860) 652-7534.

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