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2018 Regular Session



Solid Waste Management and Recycling – Mattresses and Box Springs

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hill


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation

Synopsis:Requiring a certain county plan to designate, on or before July 1, 2019, an appropriate agency of the county to be responsible for creating a workable plan to address the disposal of mattresses and box springs and the expansion and development of certain businesses for certain purposes; requiring the Office of Recycling within the Department of the Environment to encourage certain programs that divert mattresses and box springs from disposal in landfills and incinerators; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Hill, Atterbeary, Beitzel, Branch, Brooks, Cullison, Ebersole, Kelly, Lam, McComas, Moon, Morhaim, Mosby, Pendergrass, Reilly, Turner, and Wivell
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Economic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Environment
Narrow Subject(s):Commerce, Department of
Environment, Department of
Environmental Health -see also- Pollution
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Local Government Mandates
Refuse Disposal -see also- Recycling
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Environment
(9-1702, 9-1703, 9-503, 9-505)

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February 22, 2018 2:03 P.M.