Maine LD 765: Resolve, To Develop a Statewide Plan for the Disposal of Household Hazardous Waste

LD 765 (subjects: WASTES , HAZARDOUS WASTES )

Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=765&PID=1456&snum=127


Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support


Sponsors

Principal Sponsor: Rep. Stephen Stanley of Medway: (D – District 143) — e-mail

6 Cosponsors:

Actions

Chamber

Action
3/5/2015 House Committee on Environment and Natural Resources suggested and ordered printed.
The Resolve was REFERRED to the Committee on ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
3/10/2015 Senate On motion by Senator Saviello of Franklin, REFERRED to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources, in concurrence.
4/9/2015 Senate Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Bill Text

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Resolve, To Develop a Statewide Plan for the Disposal of Household Hazardous Waste

Sec.
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Household hazardous waste statewide plan; design; report. Resolved: That the Department of Environmental Protection shall design a statewide plan to support municipalities and regions in the collection of household hazardous waste. In developing the plan, the department shall consider designating regional collection locations for the acceptance of household hazardous waste for disposal by residents in those regions. The department shall also identify a long-term funding mechanism to support the plan. By December 2, 2015, the department shall submit to the Joint Standing Committee on Environment and Natural Resources a report concerning the statewide plan including any proposed legislation necessary to establish and implement the plan. The Joint Standing Committee on Environment and Natural Resources may report out a bill regarding the subject matter of the department’s report to the Second Regular Session of the 127th Legislature.

summary

This resolve directs the Department of Environmental Protection to design a statewide plan for the collection of household hazardous waste and to develop a long-term funding mechanism to support the plan. It directs the department to consider designating regional collection locations for the acceptance of household hazardous waste. It directs the department to submit a report relating to the plan to the Joint Standing Committee on Environment and Natural Resources by December 2, 2015 and authorizes the committee to report out a bill regarding the subject matter of the department’s report.

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