2013 Regular Session



Community Cleanup and Greening Act of 2013

Sponsored by:

Delegate Washington, M.


In the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m. (Environmental Matters)

Synopsis:Requiring specified stores to charge and collect a 5-cent fee for each disposable carryout bag the store provides to a customer; authorizing specified stores to retain a specified amount of the fee; requiring the operator of specified stores to remit a specified amount of money to the Comptroller; and requiring the Comptroller to distribute specified amounts of money to the Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation, the Chesapeake Bay Trust, and eligible counties under specified circumstances.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates M. Washington, Summers, Arora, Barnes, Bobo, Carr, Cullison, Feldman, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Healey, Hucker, Ivey, A. Kelly, Lafferty, Lee, Luedtke, McIntosh, A. Miller, Mizeur, Morhaim, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Reznik, S. Robinson, Stukes, Valderrama, A. Washington, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0576
Introduced in a prior session as: HB1247 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): January 1, 2014
Environmental Matters  View Committee Hearing
Economic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Business Regulation and Occupations
Natural Resources - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Advertising
Chesapeake Bay
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Human Resources, Department of
Labor, Licensing, and Regulation, Department of
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Pollution -see also- Sediment Control
Public Information
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Sales and Use Tax
Statutes:Article - Business Regulation
Article - Natural Resources

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October 2, 2015 9:11 A.M.