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2019 Regular Session
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At the request of: (at the request of Senate Interim Committee on Environment and Natural Resources)
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Bill Title: Relating to a restriction on restaurants providing single-use plastic straws to consumers.
Catchline/Summary: Prohibits restaurant from providing single-use plastic straw to consumer unless consumer requests straw.
Provides that State Department of Agriculture shall enforce prohibition in course of inspecting food establishments. Provides that after second instance of violation, department may impose fine of not more than $25 for each day in which restaurant remains in violation of prohibition. Caps total fines at $300 per restaurant during each calendar year.
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Fiscal Impact: May Have Fiscal Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued
Revenue Impact: May Have Revenue Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Current Location: In Senate Committee
Current Committee: Senate Committee On Environment and Natural Resources
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