Law Status
Status Date
Plastic Summary

City-wide 25-cent tax on plastic and paper bags. City-wide ban on all polyethylene bags;

Paper Summary

25-cent tax on paper – Amended to include bag ban.

Reusable Definition

Reusable bag: means a bag made of canvas, woven polypropylene, or similar types of durable materials.

Paper Bag Id Requirements
Stores Affected

Retail store: means any public commercial business engaged in the sale of personal consumer goods, household items, or groceries to customers who use or consume such items.Retail store does not include temporary vendors at farmer’s markets or other temporary events; or restaurants or other businesses (e.g., service providers such as salons and spas) where retail sales are clearly secondary and incidental to the primary activity occurring within the business.

Fee on non reusuable bags (plastic) $0.25
Comply Date

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