LD 425 LR 1412(01)
An Act to Lower the Environmental Impact of Consumers, Increase Food Safety and Strengthen Consumer Choice by Ending the Ban on Single-use Plastic Shopping Bags
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement for Original Bill
Sponsor: Rep. Perkins of Dover-Foxcroft
Committee: Environment and Natural Resources
Fiscal Note Required: No
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement
Minor savings - General Fund
Fiscal Detail and Notes
Any savings from the repeal of restrictions on the use of single-use carry-out plastic bags by retail stores provided certain conditions are met will reduce the regulatory oversite required by the Department of Environmental Protection and may result in minor savings.