Prostitution laws vary nationwide and can change yearly depending on the actions of state legislators. Click on a state’s name to see an analysis of its laws. Statutes for each state are listed below.

Prostitution Laws State to State

Prostitution laws vary from state to state, and legislatures sometimes amend their states’ laws from year to year. If you see any laws that are outdated, please contact us using our contact form and provide information. We want to acknowledge Allen Lichtenstein, an experienced attorney in Las Vegas, for compiling the 50 state laws.