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SB 1001 - Prohibits Cities from Banning Plastic Bags - Oklahoma Key Vote

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Prohibits Cities from Banning Plastic Bags

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (51-41) - (Key vote)
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Title: Prohibits Cities from Banning Plastic Bags

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits cities from establishing ordinances that would ban plastic bags.

Highlights:

 

  • Specifies that no political subdivision or municipality shall restrict, tax, prohibit, or regulate the use, disposition, or sale of auxiliary containers (Sec. 1).

  • Defines “auxiliary container” as any bag, cup, package, container, bottle, or device that designed for consuming, transporting, or protecting merchandise, food or beverages and is made of the following materials, including, but not limited to (Sec. 1):

    • Cloth or paper;

    • Plastic or cardboard; and

    • Aluminum or glass.

  • Prohibits this act from limiting any county or municipal ordinance or agreement regarding a recycling program or the disposal of solid waste (Sec. 1).

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (35-9) - (Key vote)
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Title: Prohibits Cities from Banning Plastic Bags

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits cities from establishing ordinances that would ban plastic bags.

Highlights:

 

  • Specifies that no political subdivision or municipality shall restrict, tax, prohibit, or regulate the use, disposition, or sale of auxiliary containers (Sec. 1).

  • Defines “auxiliary container” as any bag, cup, package, container, bottle, or device that designed for consuming, transporting, or protecting merchandise, food or beverages and is made of the following materials, including, but not limited to (Sec. 1):

    • Cloth or paper;

    • Plastic or cardboard; and

    • Aluminum or glass.

  • Prohibits this act from limiting any county or municipal ordinance or agreement regarding a recycling program or the disposal of solid waste (Sec. 1).

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Prohibits Cities from Banning Plastic Bags

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