LD 1363 LR 1877(01)
An Act To Ensure Landfill Capacity and Promote Recycling
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement for Original Bill
Sponsor: Rep. Chipman of Portland
Committee: Environment and Natural Resources
Fiscal Note Required: No
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement
Minor cost increase - Other Special Revenue Funds
Fiscal Detail and Notes
Additional costs associated with the Department of Environmental Protection studying and identifying best practices to reduce the amount of solid waste disposal, increase recycling of solid waste and generate revenue for municipalities from recycling activities can be absorbed within existing budgeted resources.  The department undertakes similar efforts due to the existing statutory obligation to update the State's Waste Management and Recycling Plan.