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on July 2, 2020

Colorado cage-free egg bill signed into law

Provisions of the law will take effect in 2023 with stricter standards being required at the first of 2025

A bill that requires laying hens raised in Colorado to be raised in cage-free operating systems has been signed into law by Gov. Jared Polis. The law will also require that eggs sold in the state be from cage-free systems.

The legislation, HB20-1343, was sponsored by Rep…

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