LD 1431 LR 266(01)
Resolve, To Support Municipal Recycling Programs
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement for Original Bill
Sponsor: Rep. Devin of Newcastle
Committee: Environment and Natural Resources
Fiscal Note Required: No
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement
Minor cost increase - General Fund
Fiscal Detail and Notes
Any additional cost to the Department of Environmental Protection to develop proposed legislation to establish a new product stewardship program requiring producers of packaging to assist Maine municipalities in managing and financing packaging waste disposal and recycling programs in the State is anticipated to be minor and can be absorbed within existing budgeted resources.