2009 Regular Session


File Code: Business Regulation and Occupations
Sponsored By:
Delegates Carr, Ali, Frush, Haynes, Hecht, Holmes, Hucker, Ivey, Lee, Montgomery, and Schuler
Chesapeake Bay Restoration Consumer Retail Choice Act of 2009


Requiring a store to charge and collect a specified fee for each carryout bag it provides to a customer; authorizing a store to retain a specified amount of the fee under specified circumstances; providing that the sales and use tax does not apply to a specified amount of money under specified circumstances; requiring the operator of a store to remit a specified amount of money to the Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays 2010 Trust Fund; requiring the Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation to adopt certain regulations; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Environmental Matters
Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Saqib Ali, District 39
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Keith E. Haynes, District 44
Delegate Sue Hecht, District 3A
Delegate Marvin E. Holmes, Jr., District 23B
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Todd Schuler, District 8

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Chesapeake Bay
Coastal Bays
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Fees -see also- Devt Fees and Taxes; Reimbursement Rates
Labor, Licensing, and Regulation, Department of
Pollution -see also- Sediment Control
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees & Taxes; specific tax.
Rules and Regulations
Sales and Use Tax

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Business Regulation
( 19-103 )
Natural Resources
( 8-2A-02 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered