SB0099 (CH0383)

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Department of the Environment - Yard Waste, Food Residuals, and Other Organic Materials Diversion and Infrastructure - Study

Sponsored by:

Senator Middleton


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 383

Synopsis:Requiring the Department of the Environment, in consultation with specified persons, to study, review, explore, identify, and make recommendations regarding specified matters that relate to the diversion of yard waste, food residuals, and other organic materials from refuse disposal facilities, including the status of infrastructure in the State; requiring the Department to provide a final report of its findings and recommendations to the Governor and the General Assembly by July 1, 2019; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Middleton
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0171
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingEnvironment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Environment
Narrow Subject(s):Environment, Department of
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Food -see also- Kosher; Meat, Poultry, Seafood; Milk
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Refuse Disposal -see also- Recycling

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November 28, 2017 1:09 P.M.