HB0229

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Environment - Polystyrene Food Service Products and Polystyrene Loose Fill Packaging - Prohibition on Sale

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lierman

Status:

In the House - Hearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)


Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from selling in the State specified expanded polystyrene food service products or loose fill packaging on or after January 1, 2018; prohibiting specified food service businesses from selling or providing food in specified expanded polystyrene food service products on or after January 1, 2018; requiring a county health department to impose specified penalties for violations of the Act; requiring a county health department to notify the Department of the Environment specified violations; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Lierman, Barkley, Carr, Fennell, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frush, Gilchrist, Hettleman, Lafferty, McIntosh, Morhaim, Robinson, Rosenberg, Stein, Tarlau, M. Washington, and West
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0186
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Committee(s):
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Economic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Environment
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
Notices
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Information
Restaurants
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Environment
(9-2101 through 9-2106)

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October 24, 2017 9:06 A.M.