S.B.192. Retail Bag Impact Reduction Program

Utah Senate
Last action 3 months ago
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Summary

                    Legislative findings.

(1) The Legislature finds that the disposal of single-use retail bags is a statewide concern and that reducing the use, while promoting the responsible disposal, of single-use retail bags will provide valuable health and environmental benefits.

(2) The Legislature further finds that a reduction in the use of single-use retail bags will reduce the impact on landfills while promoting the use of more sustainable, reusable bags.

(3) It is the intent of the Legislature in adopting this part to encourage the development of recycling programs and education regarding the impacts of, and alternatives to, single-use retail bags.
                

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Actions

  • comm rpt/sent to Rules

    Fri, Feb 23rd 2018
  • comm rpt/amended

    Fri, Feb 23rd 2018
  • Senate Comm - Returned to Rules

    Fri, Feb 23rd 2018
  • Senate Comm - Amendment Recommendation # 1

    Fri, Feb 23rd 2018
  • fiscal note sent to sponsor

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • received fiscal note from Fiscal Analyst

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • fiscal note publicly available

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • to Senate Economic Development and Workforce Services Committee

    Fri, Feb 16th 2018
  • 1st reading (Introduced)

    Thu, Feb 15th 2018
  • received bill from Legislative Research

    Thu, Feb 15th 2018
  • Numbered Bill Publicly Distributed

    Wed, Feb 14th 2018
  • bill sent to agencies for fiscal input

    Wed, Feb 14th 2018
  • Bill Numbered but not Distributed

    Wed, Feb 14th 2018