Some States, Territories or Providence's require beekeepers to register their bees with the state. Regulations differ from area to area, so it is important that you contact your local governments registering office and follow their protocol.
Local Laws and Governances change rapidly so please make sure and check with your local government directly to make sure these rulings still apply.
Click your area below to see a link to the appropriate website. These websites will assist you in the process of registering your bees properly.