MD HB296 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 11-0)
Status: Introduced on January 20 2020 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2020-01-24 - Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m. (Economic Matters)
Pending: House Economic Matters Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Prohibiting, beginning January 1, 2021, a food service business from providing a single-use plastic straw to a customer dining in the food service business unless the customer requests a straw; and applying the Act.

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Environment - Single-Use Plastic Straws - Use in a Food Service Business



2020-01-24HouseHearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m. (Economic Matters)
2020-01-20HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters and Environment and Transportation


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Environment92101(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment92108(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment92109(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments 750