April 12, 2018

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Statement on Today’s Committee Vote on House Bill 3529

Thursday, April 12, 2018

PRESS STATEMENT Emily Cedzo – Land, Water & Wildlife Program Director– (843) 725-1290 – Caitie Forde-Smith – Communications Director – (252) 714-4790 – For Immediate Release April 11, 2018 CHARLESTON, SC – In response to today’s Senate Labor, Commerce & Industry committee vote to advance House Bill 3529, a bill that would prevent local municipalities from addressing plastic pollution and considering bag bans, Coastal Conservation League Land, Water and Wildlife Program Director Emily Cedzo issued the following statement: Local…

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House Bill 3529: Ban on Plastic Bag Bans Headed to Senate Floor

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Thursday, April 12: H. 3529 was passed out of Senate Committee and will now hit the Senate floor. This is the FINAL stop before becoming potential law. Now, more than ever, we need your support to stop this bad bill. Please thank Senators Senn, Davis, Sabb, Johnson and Setzler for standing up for home rule and the rights of your local community, despite the bill’s passage. Tuesday, April 10: H. 3529…

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