This section contains references and resources that summarize state laws relating to child performers. Additional information is available for states that recently passed new legislation.
There are many laws governing the entertainment industry. Changes to the industry and filming incentives often trigger new legislation. We strongly believe in the importance of parents, as individual citizens, participating in the legislative process in their respective states.
Who’s leading the charge? As of 2017, Georgia and specifically Atlanta, is third leg of the film and entertainment industry. The Georgia industry now brings in $7 billion a year, fueled by generous tax incentives of up to 30% of production costs. There is no indication that the move to Atlanta is slowing down!