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AB-3154 Litter: receptacles.(2017-2018)

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Date Published: 02/16/2018 09:00 PM
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CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2017–2018 REGULAR SESSION

Assembly Bill No. 3154


Introduced by Assembly Member Rubio

February 16, 2018


An act to amend Section 68055 of the Government Code, relating to solid waste.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


AB 3154, as introduced, Rubio. Litter: receptacles.
Existing law requires litter receptacles to be placed in all public places in the state, as specified, and provides that any person owning or operating any establishment or public place in which litter receptacles are required to be placed shall procure, place, and maintain those receptacles at that person’s own expense on the premises.
This bill would make nonsubstantive changes to this provision.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: NO   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 Section 68055 of the Government Code is amended to read:

68055.
 (a) It shall be the responsibility of any person owning or operating any establishment or public place in which litter receptacles are required by this chapter to procure, place, and maintain such those receptacles at his or her own expense on the premises in accordance with the provisions of this chapter.
(b) The responsibility for the removal of litter from receptacles placed at publicly-owned publicly owned places shall remain with the public agencies. Removal The responsibility for the removal of litter from receptacles placed on private property shall remain with the owner of the property or, in cases where the owner is not in actual possession of the premises, with the tenant thereof. of the property.