Raised H.B. No. 6502
Session Year 2021
 


AN ACT CONCERNING THE USE OF CERTAIN POLYSTYRENE PRODUCTS, THE AVAILABILITY OF SINGLE-USE STRAWS, THE RELEASE OF CERTAIN BALLOONS AND THE COMPOSTABLE NATURE OF SINGLE-USE PRODUCE BAGS.

To phase out the use of certain polystyrene trays and food containers, prohibit the automatic distribution of single-use plastic straws at certain eating establishments, prohibit the intentional release of certain helium balloons and examine the compostable nature of certain single-use produce bags. .

Introduced by:
Environment Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 3/30/2021(LCO)File Number 209
 3/30/2021House Calendar Number 180
 3/30/2021Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 3/30/2021(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/24/2021(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/29/21 5:00 PM
 3/15/2021(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/12/2021(ENV)Joint Favorable
 2/26/2021Public Hearing 03/03
 2/24/2021Referred to Joint Committee on Environment

Co-sponsors of HB-6502

Rep. David Michel, 146th Dist.
Rep. Christine Conley, 40th Dist.
Rep. Mary M. Mushinsky, 85th Dist.
Rep. Dorinda Borer, 115th Dist.
Rep. Lucy Dathan, 142nd Dist.
Rep. Gregory Haddad, 54th Dist.
Rep. Kate Farrar, 20th Dist.
Sen. Marilyn V. Moore, 22nd Dist.
Rep. Jillian Gilchrest, 18th Dist.
Sen. Alex Kasser, 36th Dist.
Rep. Michael A. Winkler, 56th Dist.
Rep. Caroline Simmons, 144th Dist.
Rep. Geraldo C. Reyes, 75th Dist.

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