An Act To Establish and Promote a System of Safe Disposal of Expired Marine Flares
Sec. 1. 25 MRSA c. 318-A is enacted to read:
EXPIRED MARINE FLARES
§ 2491. Definitions
As used in this chapter, unless the context otherwise indicates, the following terms have the following meanings.
§ 2492. Collection program
The commissioner shall establish and oversee a program for the convenient and safe collection of expired marine flares pursuant to this section.
§ 2493. Disposal program
The commissioner shall establish a program for the safe, nonpolluting disposal of all types of expired marine flares pursuant to this section.
§ 2494. Education program
The commissioner shall establish an education program for the public and state agencies regarding expired marine flares pursuant to this section.
This bill establishes within the Department of Public Safety programs for the collection and disposal of expired marine flares and for education of the public and state agency personnel regarding expired marine flares.