CT HB05019 | 2019 | General Assembly


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Introduced on January 9 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-06 - Public Hearing 03/11
Pending: Joint Environment Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


To encourage consumer use of reusable bags.

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An Act Establishing A Five-cent Tax On Single-use Plastic And Paper Bags.


Roll Calls

2019-01-25 - Joint - ENV Vote Tally Sheet (Y: 0 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-03-06HousePublic Hearing 03/11
2019-03-05HouseReferred to Joint Committee on Environment
2019-03-04HouseDrafted by Committee
2019-01-25HouseVote to Draft
2019-01-09HouseReferred to Joint Committee on Environment

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