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2018 Regular Session



Environment - Expanded Polystyrene Food Service Products - Prohibition

Sponsored by:

Senator Kagan


In the Senate - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from selling in the State a certain expanded polystyrene food service product on or after January 1, 2019; prohibiting certain food service businesses and certain schools from selling or providing food in certain expanded polystyrene food service products on or after January 1, 2019; requiring a county health department to impose certain penalties for violations of the Act; requiring a county health department to notify the Department of the Environment of certain violations; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Kagan, Benson, Brochin, Currie, Feldman, Guzzone, Kelley, King, Lee, Madaleno, Manno, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Peters, Pinsky, Ramirez, Robinson, Rosapepe, Smith, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0538
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0186 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Environment
Primary and Secondary Education
Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Environment, Department of
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
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Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Environment
(9-2201 through 9-2207)

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March 20, 2018 11:34 A.M.