SB0844 (CH0630)

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Environment - Newsprint Recycling Board - Repeal and Transfer of Authority

Sponsored by:

Senator Conway


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 630

Synopsis:Repealing the provisions of law that establish the Newsprint Recycling Board; authorizing the Secretary of the Environment, rather than the Board, to exempt a publisher from certain recycled content requirements under certain circumstances; providing that the Secretary's failure to act on a certain application under certain circumstances, rather than the Board's failure to act, is an approval of the application; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Conway
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingEnvironment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Environment
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Environment, Department of
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Statutes:Article - Environment

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May 18, 2018 4:04 P.M.