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Environment - Solid Waste Management Practices - Maryland Recycling and Landfill Diversion Task Force

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lafferty


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Synopsis:Authorizing each county and the Department of the Environment to adopt a specified solid waste management hierarchy; declaring the intent of the General Assembly that the State undertake specified actions relating to recycling and landfill disposal rates; establishing the Maryland Recycling and Landfill Diversion Task Force; requiring the Task Force to determine the statewide recycling goal and a recycling and landfill portfolio standard that will reduce the amount of solid waste being sent to landfills; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Lafferty
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0056
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0799 Session: 2013 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2014, October 1, 2014
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Economic Matters   View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Environment
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Environment, Department of
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Refuse Disposal -see also- Recycling

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