SB 306: Disposable Plastic Bags
Disposable Plastic Bags; Authorizing certain municipalities to establish pilot programs to regulate or ban disposable plastic bags; providing program criteria; providing for expiration of the program; directing participating municipalities to collect data and submit reports to the municipal governing body and the Department of Environmental Protection; defining the term “coastal community”, etc.
Last Action: 3/11/2016 Senate - Died in Community Affairs
Location: In committee/council (CA)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Environmental Preservation and Conservation; Community Affairs; Fiscal Policy -SJ 25
• Introduced -SJ 25
• On Committee agenda-- Environmental Preservation and Conservation, 01/20/16, 1:30 pm, 37 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Environmental Preservation and Conservation; YEAS 8 NAYS 1 -SJ 221
• Now in Community Affairs -SJ 221
• Died in Community Affairs
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