General Assembly: 76 (1995 Regular GA) - Chapter 44 - Elimination of polystyrene ban


Published: 1995-04-20

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CH. 44 lAWS OF THE SEVENTY-SIXTH GA., 1995 SESSION

CHAPTER44 EUMINATION OF POLYSTYRENE BAN

S.F. 157

66

AN ACT relating to solid waste by eliminating the polystyrene ban and providing an effective date.

Be It Enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Iowa:

Section 1. Section 216B.3, subsection 14, Code 1995, is amended to read as follows: 14. In conjunction with the recommendations made by the department of natural re-

sources, purchase and use recycled printing and writing paper in accordance with the schedule established in section 18.18; establish a wastepaper recycling program, by Janu- ary 1, 1990, in accordance with the recommendations made by the department of natural resources and requirements of section 18.20; eemply with the FeeyeliBg geal, reeyeliag sehec:k:tle, and ultimate teTmiBatieR ef ptH'ehase and I:ISe ef pelystyreae pFeEluets feF the puFpese ef steriag, paekagiag, eF seiV.Dg feed feF immediate eeasl:IBlptiea puFSaaftt te seetiea 4550.16; and, in accordance with section 18.6, require product content statements, the provision of information regarding on-site review of waste management in product bidding and contract procedures, and compliance with requirements regarding contract bidding.

Sec. 2. Section 262.9, subsection 5, Code 1995, is amended to read as follows: 5. In conjunction with the recommendations made by the department of natural re-

sources, purchase and use recycled printing and writing paper, with the exception of spe- cialized paper when no recyclable product is available, in accordance with the schedule established in section 18.18; establish a wastepaper recycling program for all institutions governed by the board in accordance with recommendations made by the department of natural resources and the requirements of section 18.20; eemply vAth, and the iBstitatie&s ge•;emed by the heaFEl shall alse eemply \'lith, the FeeyeliRg geal, reeyeli&g sehedale, and ultimate teTmiBatiea ef pW'ehase aad use ef pelys~e&e pFeEluets feF the pw-pese ef steF ing, paekagiBg, eF seiV.Dg feed feF immediate eeasamptien ptH'sua&t te seetie& 4550.16; shall, in accordance with the requirements of section 18.6, require product content state- ments, the provision of information regarding on-site review of waste management in product bidding and contract procedures, and compliance with requirements regarding procurement specifications; and shall comply with the requirements for the purchase of lubricating oils and industrial oils as established pursuant to section 18.22.

Sec. 3. Section 307.21, subsection 4, paragraph b, subparagraph (3), Code 1995, is amended by striking the subparagraph.

Sec. 4. Section 455D.5, subsection 3, Code 1995, is amended by striking the subsec- tion.

Sec. 5. REPEALS. Section 18.21 and section 455D.16, Code 1995, are repealed.

Sec. 6. EFFECTIVE DATE. This Act, being deemed of immediate importance, takes effect upon enactment.

Approved April 20, 1995