Require the Department of Environmental Protection To Study the Establishment of a Product Stewardship Program for Mattresses

Last updated: Jun 2, 2019

Details about this bill
Category: Environmental
Status: Passed
Sponsor: Representative Seth Berry, House 67
Session: 129
Bill #: LD 710

Position:

Monitoring.

UPDATE: This bill has become law without the governor's signature.

Summary:

This resolve requires the Department of Environmental Protection to study the establishment of a new stewardship program in the State for mattresses and report the results of its study to the Joint Standing Committee on Environment and Natural Resources by December 4, 2019. The department is required to include recommended legislation to implement its recommendations related to the report, and the joint standing committee is authorized to report out a bill relating to the subject matter of the report to the Second Regular Session of the 129th Legislature.