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CS/HB 603: Single-Use Plastic Straws
GENERAL BILL by Business and Professions Subcommittee ; Sabatini ; Fine ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Hill ; McClure ; Perez ; Roach
Single-Use Plastic Straws; Prohibits local government entities from adopting or enforcing ordinances & regulations relating to single-use plastic straws; requires DEP or designated entity to conduct study evaluating environmental impact & submit report to Legislature; provides for lift of moratorium; provides penalties.
Last Action: 5/3/2019 House - Died in Appropriations Committee
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Business and Professions Subcommittee; Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee; Commerce Committee -HJ 69
• Introduced -HJ 69
• On Committee agenda-- Business and Professions Subcommittee, 03/26/19, 12:00 pm, Webster Hall
• CS by Business and Professions Subcommittee; YEAS 10 NAYS 4 -HJ 539
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Business and Professions Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 531
• Original reference(s) removed: Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee
• CS referred to Appropriations Committee; Commerce Committee -HJ 551
• Now in Appropriations Committee -HJ 551
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Appropriations Committee
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