Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 662
Session Year 2009
 


AN ACT EXPANDING THE BEVERAGE CONTAINER REDEMPTION PROVISIONS TO INCLUDE WATER BOTTLES.

To expand the beverage container redemption provisions to include water bottles, to raise the refund value of beverage containers to ten cents, to require dealers to provide certain information to distributors, to require redemption centers established or significantly expanded on or after October 1, 2009, to locate such center near the main entrance of the business, and to raise the handling fee for redemption centers to three cents for all beverage containers.

Introduced by:
Environment Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 2/26/2009Favorable Change of Reference, House to Committee on Finance, Revenue and Bonding
 2/25/2009Favorable Change of Reference, Senate to Committee on Finance, Revenue and Bonding
 2/24/2009(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 2/19/2009(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 2/18/2009(ENV)Joint Favorable Substitute Change of Reference Finance, Revenue and Bonding
 1/29/2009Public Hearing 02/02
 1/26/2009Referred to Joint Committee on Environment

Co-sponsors of SB-662

Rep. Lile R. Gibbons, 150th Dist.

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