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HB20-1162

Prohibit Food Establishments' Use Of Polystyrene

Concerning a prohibition against a retail food establishment's distribution of an expanded polystyrene product for use as a container for ready-to-eat food.
Session:
2020 Regular Session
Subjects:
Energy
Natural Resources & Environment
Bill Summary

Effective January 1, 2022, the bill prohibits a retail food establishment from distributing an expanded polystyrene product for use as a container for ready-to-eat food in this state. The executive director of the department of public health and environment or the executive director's designee may, through the attorney general, seek injunctive relief against a retail food establishment that violates the prohibition.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)

Status

Introduced
Under Consideration

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