An Act To Strengthen Collection of Unredeemed Beverage Container Deposits
Emergency preamble. Whereas, acts and resolves of the Legislature do not become effective until 90 days after adjournment unless enacted as emergencies; and
Whereas, it is in the public interest to ensure that initiators of deposit are in compliance with reporting and payment requirements as soon as possible; and
Whereas, revisions are needed to facilitate compliance with those requirements; and
Whereas, in the judgment of the Legislature, these facts create an emergency within the meaning of the Constitution of Maine and require the following legislation as immediately necessary for the preservation of the public peace, health and safety; now, therefore,
Sec. 1. 32 MRSA §1866-E, sub-§8 is enacted to read:
Sec. 2. 36 MRSA §191, sub-§2, ¶PP is enacted to read:
Emergency clause. In view of the emergency cited in the preamble, this legislation takes effect when approved.