- Environment – Expanded Polystyrene Food Service Products – Prohibitions
- Sponsored by
- Senators Kagan, Augustine, Benson, Carter, Elfreth, Ellis, Feldman, Ferguson, Griffith, Guzzone, Hester, Kelley, King, Kramer, Lam, Lee, Nathan-Pulliam, Patterson, Peters, Pinsky, Rosapepe, Smith, Waldstreicher, Washington, West, Young, and Zucker
- Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 580
- 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 and schools from selling or providing food or beverages in expanded polystyrene food service products on or after July 1, 2020; confirming the authority of certain 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: 2/3/2020 2:33 PM