General Bill Info
This bill will strike the following language from Sections 23-19-3 and 23-19-11 of the General Laws in Chapter 23-19 entitled "Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation"
(7) The plan shall not include incineration of solid waste. and
(16) That incineration of solid waste is the most costly method of waste disposal with known and unknown escalating costs that would place substantial and unreasonable burdens on both state and municipal budgets to the point of seriously jeopardizing the public's interest.
02/12/2014 Introduced, referred to House Environment and Natural Resources
02/21/2014 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (02/27/2014)
02/27/2014 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
02/27/2014 Introduced, referred to Senate Environment and Agriculture
03/28/2014 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (04/02/2014)
04/02/2014 Committee recommended measure be held for further study