Amend the State's Electronic Waste Recycling Law

Last updated: May 9, 2021

Details about this bill
Category: Environmental
Status: Defeated
Sponsor: Senator Trey Stewart, Senate 2 - Aroostook County
Session: 130
Bill #: LD 1208



UPDATE: The Committee voted the bill Ought Not to Pass 7-4.


Senator Stewart of Aroostook would amend the State's electronic waste recycling law by requiring that, no later than January 1, 2023, manufacturers of certain electronic devices, individually or collectively through a manufacturer clearinghouse, must design and implement a statewide manufacturer electronic waste program to provide for the collection, transportation, consolidation and recycling of collected electronic devices in the State.