HB1440 (CH0686)

2013 Regular Session



Recycling - Composting Facilities

Sponsored by:

Chair, Environmental Matters Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 686

Synopsis:Providing that a person may operate a composting facility only in accordance with specified requirements, regulations, orders, and permits; requiring the Department of the Environment to adopt regulations to implement specified provisions, including establishing conditions on the operation and construction of composting facilities; establishing a permit system for composting facilities; excluding specified materials from the definition of solid waste; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Chair, Environmental Matters Committee (By Request - Departmental - Environment) and Delegates Mizeur and Carr
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2013
By Request of the Governor
Environmental Matters  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Environment
Narrow Subject(s):Environment, Department of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Local Government Mandates
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Refuse Disposal -see also- Recycling
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Environment
(9-101, 9-1701, 9-1705, 9-1721, 9-1725, 9-1726)

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October 2, 2015 9:11 A.M.