Bill Status of HB5373 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: SOLID WASTE-FOOD RESIDUAL
Rep. Daniel Didech
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Local Solid Waste Disposal Act. Provides that units of local government may prepare solid waste management plans for disposal of solid waste generated within their jurisdictions that shall include provisions for, among other things: (1) designing and implementation of a plan to divert food residual from the landfill stream and provide for the collection, disposal, hauling, and processing of food residual in an accessible manner; and (2) designing and implementation of a plan to manage food residual waste streams to prioritize food consumption by humans, agricultural use, and composting. Defines "food residual".