Bay Area Haz Waste Committee

Legislation to Follow

As of May 2013, Hazardous Waste Committee members have identified the following bills to watch in the California Assembly and Senate. Please note that a larger list of legislation regarding waste management is listed on the California Product Stewardship Council (CPSC) and the Californian Against Waste (CAW) websites.

  • SB 489 Monning – Hazardous Waste: Photovoltaic Modules
  • AB 1159 Gordon and Williams – Product Stewardship: Pilot Program: household batteries and home-generated sharps waste
  • AB 45 Mullin – Household Hazardous Waste residential collection — Please note that staff recommends an opposing position
  • AB 199 – Alternative Energy: recycled feedstock