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
- Rep. Denise Harlow of Portland: (D – District 36) — e-mail
Rep. Ben Chipman of Portland: (D – District 40) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Michel Lajoie of Lewiston: (D – District 58) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Stanley Short of Pittsfield: (I – District 106) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Arthur Verow of Brewer: (D – District 128) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Henry John Bear of the Houlton Band of Maliseet Indians: (I – District 154) — e-mail | Facebook
|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)|
Resolve, To Develop a Statewide Plan for the Disposal of Household Hazardous Waste
1. 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.
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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This information about LD 765 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
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