OR HB2065 | 2021 | Regular Session

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Unknown
Status: Failed on June 26 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-06-26 - In committee upon adjournment.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Requires producers of covered products to join producer responsibility organization unless exempt. Requires producers of covered products to join producer responsibility organization unless exempt. Requires producer responsibility organization to submit program plan to Department of Environmental Quality. Requires producer responsibility organizations to reimburse local governments for certain expenses. Establishes Oregon Recycling System Advisory Council. Directs department to establish uniform statewide collection list. Establishes Producer Responsibility Fund. Establishes Waste Prevention and Reuse Fund. Prohibits sale in this state of products with deceptive or misleading claims about recyclability. Requires commingled recycling processing facility to obtain disposal site permit. Modifies definition of "opportunity to recycle." Imposes civil penalty not to exceed $25,000 for each violation of provisions of Act.

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Title

Relating to modernizing Oregon's recycling system.

Sponsors

No sponsor information available at this time.

History

DateChamberAction
2021-06-26HouseIn committee upon adjournment.
2021-01-19HouseReferred to Energy and Environment with subsequent referral to Ways and Means.
2021-01-11HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

Oregon State Sources


Bill Comments 750

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