State Laws about Parakeets Budgies Keets

It's nearly impossible to keep up with every state in the US (never mind every country in the world!) to find out what their current laws are regarding pets. Here are the notes I have, but if you check your state's website, it should let you search the laws to check for yourself about any updates.

Alabama - none known
Alaska - 5. 92.029 says budgies are fine
Arizona - none known
Arkansas - none known
California - 14 671 you need a permit for a monk / quaker parakeet
Colorado - none known
Connecticut - none known
Delaware - none known
Florida - 68A-6.0022 says shell parakeets (i.e. budgies) are fine
Georgia - 27-5-5 you need a permit to have a monk parakeet
Hawaii - none known
Idaho - none known
Illinois - none known
Indiana - none known
Iowa - none known
Kansas - none known
Kentucky - 2:082 says you need a permit to have a monk / quaker parakeet
Louisiana - none known
Maine - none known
Maryland - none known
Massachusetts - none known
Michigan - none known
Minnesota - none known
Mississippi - none known
Missouri - none known
Montana - none known
Nebraska - none known
Nevada - ch. 503, 140 says budgies are free from legislation :)
New Hampshire - FIS 804 says budgies are fine to keep except monk parakeets
New Jersey - 7, 25-4.8 says budgies are fine except ring-necked and monk parakeets
New Mexico - none known
New York - none known
North Carolina - none known
North Dakota - none known
Ohio - none known
Oklahoma - none known
Oregon - none known
Pennsylvania - none known
Rhode Island - you need a permit to have a quaker parakeet
South Carolina - none known
South Dakota - none known
Tennessee - none known
Texas - none known
Utah - none known
Vermont - none known
Virginia - you need a permit to have a monk / quaker parakeet unless it was captive bred and is close-banded
Washington - none known
Washington DC - none known
West Virginia - none known
Wisconsin - none known
Wyoming - parakeets ("cage and aviary birds") are fine except the monk parakeet


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