Summary: H.Res.1298 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.Res.1298. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (04/22/2010)

Calls for states to: (1) establish targets for businesses to reduce distribution of plastic and paper bag use by 40% over the next five years; (2) encourage businesses to adopt consumer credit programs to promote reusable bag use; (3) educate the public about using reusable bags; and (4) facilitate the dissemination of best practices among businesses for reducing single-use retail bag consumption.