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2017 Regular Session



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

Sponsored by:

Senator Kagan


In the Senate - Hearing 1/31 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from selling in the State specified expanded polystyrene food service products or expanded polystyrene 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; authorizing a county health department to impose specified penalties for violations of the Act; requiring a county health department to notify the Department of specified violations; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Kagan, Benson, Currie, Feldman, Guzzone, Kelley, King, Lee, Madaleno, Middleton, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Peters, Pinsky, Ramirez, Robinson, Rosapepe, Smith, Young, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0229
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
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
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
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Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Environment
(9-2101 through 9-2106)

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November 28, 2017 1:09 P.M.