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Substitute House Bill No. 5439

Public Act No. 06-27

AN ACT PROMOTING INDUSTRIES USING RECYCLED MATERIALS.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

Section 1. Section 32-1e of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective from passage):

(a) The Commissioner of Economic and Community Development, in consultation with the Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority and the Commissioner of Environmental Protection, shall prepare [, on or before July 1, 1989, and thereafter periodically update,] a plan for the support and promotion of industries that use, process or transport recycled materials. The plan shall outline ways existing programs of the Department of Economic and Community Development, the Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority and agencies such as the Department of Environmental Protection, the Connecticut Development Authority and Connecticut Innovations, Incorporated will be used to promote such industries.

(b) Such plan shall be completed [on or before July 1, 1989. On or before December 1, 1989, and thereafter at intervals of six months, the commissioner shall submit a report to the Municipal Solid Waste Recycling Advisory Council on implementation of the plan] on or before July 1, 2007.

Approved May 8, 2006