- Environment – Expanded Polystyrene Food Service Products – Prohibitions
- Sponsored by
- Delegates Lierman, Anderson, Bagnall, D. Barnes, Barron, Bartlett, Bridges, Brooks, Cain, Charkoudian, Clippinger, Conaway, Cullison, Ebersole, Feldmark, Fraser-Hidalgo, Gilchrist, Guyton, Haynes, Healey, Hettleman, Hill, Kelly, Korman, Lafferty, Lehman, R. Lewis, Love, Luedtke, Moon, Mosby, Palakovich Carr, Reznik, Shetty, Smith, Solomon, Stein, Stewart, Terrasa, Washington, Wells, K. Young, and Cardin
- Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 579
- Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
Prohibiting a person from selling in the State an expanded polystyrene food service product on or after July 1, 2020; prohibiting food service businesses or schools from selling or providing food or beverages in expanded polystyrene food service products on or after July 1, 2020; confirming the authority of local government entities to establish standards that are at least as stringent as those in the Act; requiring the Department of the Environment to conduct a public education and outreach antilittering campaign; etc.
( 9-2201 through 9-2207 )
Last Updated: 1/23/2020 7:38 PM