SB12-133

SB12-133 - Recycle Electronic Devices Divert From Landfills

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning The Diversion Of Electronic Devices From Landfills.

The bill prohibits the disposal of certain consumer electronic devices in landfills, effective by a date established by the solid and hazardous waste commission. Disposal in landfills located in communities that are not well-served by electronic device recycling facilities may be exempted from the ban. Beginning July 1, 2013, state agencies must arrange for the recycling of such devices with a certified recycler. The department of public health and environment must coordinate with existing public and private efforts pertaining to the development and implementation of a public education program regarding electronic device recycling.

House Committees

Senate Committees

Latest update: April 20, 2012
04/20/2012 Governor Action - Signed
04/13/2012 Signed by the Speaker of the House
04/13/2012 Sent to the Governor
04/12/2012 Signed by the President of the Senate
03/21/2012 House Third Reading Passed
03/20/2012 House Second Reading Passed
03/19/2012 House Second Reading Laid Over Daily
03/14/2012 House Committee on Local Government Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole
03/05/2012 Introduced In House - Assigned to Local Government
02/29/2012 Senate Third Reading Passed
02/28/2012 Senate Second Reading Passed with Amendments
02/20/2012 Senate Second Reading Laid Over Daily
02/15/2012 Senate Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Energy Refer Amended to Senate Committee of the Whole
01/31/2012 Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Energy