Iowa Bag Legislations

Statewide Legislation

Status Pending
Status Date September 05, 2020
Reusable Definition 9/5/2020 Just got assigned to a committee
Ordinance HF2332
Notes Build with Bags - to encourage recycling.
Updated October 16, 2020


Status Approved
Status Date September 30, 2008
Plastic Summary
  • Banned
Paper Summary
  • 100% Min Recyclable
  • 40% Min PCW
Reusable Definition A reusable bag is defined as a bag with handles and designed for multiple reuse (1) made of cloth or other machine washable fabric.
Stores Affected Retail or Wholesale Store means any retail or wholesale establishment found within the unincorporated area of Marshall County that sells merchandise and is one of the following: (1) a supermarket (2) a pharmacy and (3) a business holding a food service license issued by the State of Iowa.
Fees None
Comply Date April 09, 2009
Ordinance 30
Updated October 02, 2019

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