Environment Council of Rhode Island

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An act relating to health and safety -- beverage container deposit recycling act of 2021

General Bill Info

Bill Year: 
2021
Brief Bill Description: 

Creates a refundable four cent ($0.04) deposit for non-reusable beverage containers. A ten cent ($0.10) handling fee would be paid by distributors.

Legislative Activity Type: 
Bill