Wisconsin

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    Statewide Legislationtop
    Status Pending
    Notes Notes: 2/16/2016 AB 730 passed out of the Assembly by a vote of 63-35. The bill has now been referred to the Senate Committee on Elections and Local Government. 1/15/2016 Prohibits local regulation of "auxiliary containers", which includes paper and plastic bags, cardboard, corrugated material, plastic and other packaging used to transport or protect merchandise, food or beverages. In Assembly; Introduced; Read first time and referred to Committee on State Affairs and Government Operations
    Updated February 26, 2016
    Eua Clairetop
    Status Approved
    Status Date 03/05/2014
    Reusable Definition This is not a bag ban- it is a reduction plan in 4 phases. The predevelopment phase is currently being undertaken. The education fee must be implemented by 1/1/2015. The incentive plan is implemented in 1/1/2017. If within the next year the reduction goals are not met, they will add a fee to plastic bags in 2018.
    Comply Date 01/01/2018
    Ordinance 2014=75
    More Information Link to more information
    Updated March 05, 2014
    Madisontop
    Status Mandatory Recycling Program
    Notes Bill requires city residents to recycle plastic bags.
    Updated February 16, 2012
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