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CS/CS/HB 771: Environmental Regulation

GENERAL BILL by State Affairs Committee ; Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee ; Overdorf ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Clemons

Environmental Regulation; Requires counties & municipalities to address contamination of recyclable material in specified contracts; prohibits counties & municipalities from requiring collection or transport of contaminated recyclable material by residential recycling collectors; specifies required contract provisions; prohibits local governments from requiring certain project verification from DEP; revises types of dock & pier replacements & repairs that are exempt from verification & certain permitting requirements; prohibits local government entities from adopting or enforcing ordinances & regulations relating to single-use plastic straws; provides for lift of moratorium.

Effective Date: 7/1/2019
Last Action: 5/10/2019 - Vetoed by Governor
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/13/2019 House • Filed
2/20/2019 House • Referred to Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee; Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee -HJ 83
3/5/2019 House • Introduced -HJ 83
3/8/2019 House • PCS on Committee agenda-- Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee, 03/12/19, 8:30 am, 12 HOB
3/12/2019 House • CS by Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0 -HJ 403
3/13/2019 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 400
3/14/2019 House • Now in Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee -HJ 425
3/15/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee, 03/19/19, 12:00 pm, 12 HOB
3/19/2019 House • Favorable by Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 447
• Now in State Affairs Committee -HJ 447
4/16/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- State Affairs Committee, 04/18/19, 8:00 am, Morris Hall
4/18/2019 House • CS/CS by- State Affairs Committee; YEAS 18 NAYS 6 -HJ 758
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS/CS by State Affairs Committee read 1st time -HJ 752
4/20/2019 House • Placed on Calendar -HJ 765
4/22/2019 House • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/25/19
4/25/2019 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 876
• Amendment(s) adopted (277471, 314341) -HJ 876, 877
• Read 3rd time -HJ 877
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 87 NAYS 23 -HJ 877
4/25/2019 Senate • In Messages
• Referred to Environment and Natural Resources; Community Affairs; Appropriations -SJ 504
• Received -SJ 504
4/29/2019 Senate • Withdrawn from Environment and Natural Resources; Community Affairs; Appropriations -SJ 607
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Substituted for CS/SB 816 -SJ 607
• Read 2nd time -SJ 607
• Amendment(s) failed (633638) -SJ 608
• Placed on 3rd reading
4/30/2019 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 633
• Amendment(s) failed (406586) -SJ 634
• CS passed; YEAS 24 NAYS 15 -SJ 634
4/30/2019 House • Ordered enrolled -HJ 1098
5/10/2019 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Vetoed by Governor