SB 722: Disposable and Reusable Bags
GENERAL BILL by Bullard
Disposable and Reusable Bags; Creating statewide rules for disposable plastic bags and recyclable paper bags for certain stores in counties or municipalities where the local government adopts the provisions of the act; establishing requirements for certain stores in participating localities to comply with the act; requiring stores in participating localities to charge a fee for every recyclable paper bag provided to customers, etc.
Last Action: 5/3/2013 Senate - Died in Environmental Preservation and Conservation
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Environmental Preservation and Conservation (EP)
- Community Affairs (CA)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Environmental Preservation and Conservation; Community Affairs; Rules -SJ 53
• Introduced -SJ 53
• Died in Environmental Preservation and Conservation
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