06RS HB574


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HB 574 (BR 1681) - A. Simpson

     AN ACT relating to plastic containers.
     Amend KRS 224.50-585 to require that if the material comprising a container's label, base cup, layer of resin, or other plastic component is different but of the same predominant resin comprising the bottle or container then the container shall be labeled the same as the plastic container; and the word "OTHER" and the number "7" if the material comprising the product label, base cup, layer of resin, or other plastic component is not compatible for the purposes of recycling with the material comprising the bottle or container.

     Feb 14-introduced in House
     Feb 15-to Natural Resources and Environment (H)
     Mar 7-posted in committee
     Mar 14-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 15-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 21-recommitted to Appropriations and Revenue (H)

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