THE SENATE

THE TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2015

 

COMMITTEE ON ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT

Senator Mike Gabbard, Chair

Senator Josh Green, Vice Chair

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

 

DATE:

Thursday, February 05, 2015

TIME:

2:45 p.m.

PLACE:

Conference Room 225

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

SB 710

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO THE STATE INTEGRATED SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT PLAN.

Appropriates funds to the department of health to support the revision of the state integrated solid waste management plan.

 

ENE, WAM

SB 1169

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO THE GLASS ADVANCE DISPOSAL FEE PROGRAM.

Creates a working group to review and discuss the findings and recommendations contained in the 2014 audit report of the department of health's glass advance disposal fee program.  Requires the working group to submit a written report to the legislature prior to the regular session of 2016.

 

ENE, WAM

SB 353

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO RECYCLING.

Amends the advance disposal fee for glass containers to a tiered structure based on the interior volume of the glass container.  Requires the auditor to audit the advance disposal fee program.

 

ENE, WAM

SB 1272

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO CESSPOOLS.

Provides temporary income tax credit for the cost of converting a cesspool to a septic system or an aerobic treatment unit system or connecting to a sewer system.

 

ENE, WAM

SB 1227

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO FOOD WASTE.

Prohibits the disposal or transfer of commercial organic material waste in landfills in the State.  Requires all generators of commercial organic material to use alternative means of disposal, such as donation, compost, anaerobic digestion, or animal feed.

 

ENE, CPN

 

 

 

 

Decision Making to follow, if time permits.

 

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FOR AMENDED NOTICES:  Measures that have been deleted are stricken through and measures that have been added are underscored.  If a measure is both underscored and stricken through, that measure has been deleted from the agenda.

 

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Senator Mike Gabbard

Chair