SB 516, Solid Waste Trust Fund Modification

Municipal Impact
Position
Evaluating
GMA Contact
Bill Sponsor

Sen. Randy Robertson
District 29

This bill revises the powers allocated to the Director of the Environmental Protection Division, to allow for the [EPD] director to contract with the Department of Revenue to collect fees related to the sale of new replacement tires and with such fees administer such programs as may be necessary to ensure ultimate disposal of tires. A portion of funds transferred or appropriated to the Solid Waste Trust Fund (SWTF), shall be expended to make grants and loans pursuant to development of new recycling technology. The EPD Director shall ensure that future expenditures from the states SWTF maintain such proportions in future fiscal years, as to expenditures from the previous four FYs. 

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Last Updated: 2/20/2022
Subject Area: Environment
Resources: bill text
BILL STATUS
4/4/2022 -

Votes

4/4/2022 House Vote #861 Yea - 169 Nay - 0 Not Voting - 3 Excused - 8
3/15/2022 Senate Vote #647 Yea - 50 Nay - 0 Not Voting - 2 Excused - 4

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