Looking For Your State’s Blue Sky Laws?

Blue Sky Laws are state securities laws that that regulate the offering and sale of securities. Blue Sky laws are designed to protect investors against fraudulent sales practices and activities. While the specific provisions of these laws vary from state to state, most state Blue Sky laws will require some type of registration of the securities being offered in their state.

The trigger for state securities registration is the state of residence of the prospective investor. Additionally, note that some state require registration before soliciting an investor, some after the closing, and yet some after pitching a minimum number of prospective investors.

The following map will help you quickly find the securities division for each state.