Environment Council of Rhode Island

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"Ask First" Plastic Straw Bill

General Bill Info

Legislative Topic: 
Waste
Bill Year: 
2019
Brief Bill Description: 

This act would prohibit a food service establishment from providing a consumer with a single-use plastic straw, unless the consumer requests such a straw.

Add to Agenda?: 
Consider Supporting
Legislative Activity Type: 
Bill

ECRI Position

ECRI Pro/Con: 
Support
Leg Agenda/Priority: 
Legislative Agenda