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Prince George's County - Authority to Impose Fees for Use of Disposable Bags PG 420-18

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Prince George's County Delegation


In the House - First Reading Environment and Transportation and Economic Matters

Synopsis:Authorizing Prince George's County to impose, by law, a fee on certain retail establishments for use of disposable bags as part of a retail sale of products; limiting the amount of the fee to no more than 5 cents for each disposable bag used; and defining "disposable bag" as a plastic bag provided by a store to a customer at the point of sale.
Analysis:Not available at this time
All Sponsors:Prince George's County Delegation
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB1130 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Environment and Transportation
Economic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Counties - Local Laws
Narrow Subject(s):Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Prince George's County
Retail Sales
Statutes:Article - Local Government

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January 18, 2018 11:46 A.M.