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Public Resources Code - PRC

DIVISION 30. WASTE MANAGEMENT [40000 - 49620]

  ( Division 30 added by Stats. 1989, Ch. 1096, Sec. 2. )

PART 2. INTEGRATED WASTE MANAGEMENT PLANS [40900 - 41956]

  ( Part 2 added by Stats. 1989, Ch. 1095, Sec. 22. )

CHAPTER 3. County Source Reduction and Recycling Elements [41300 - 41460]

  ( Chapter 3 added by Stats. 1989, Ch. 1095, Sec. 22. )

ARTICLE 1. Requirements [41300 - 41303]
  ( Article 1 added by Stats. 1989, Ch. 1095, Sec. 22. )

41300.
  

(a) On or before July 1, 1992, each county shall prepare and adopt for the unincorporated area a county source reduction and recycling element which includes all of the components specified in this chapter and which complies with the requirements specified in Chapter 6 (commencing with Section 41780).

(b) Notwithstanding subdivision (a), if a county determines that it is unable to comply with the deadline established under subdivision (a) and unable to comply with Division 13 (commencing with Section 21000), to the extent that division requires the preparation and certification of an environmental impact report for the element, the county shall do all of the following:

(1) On or before July 1, 1992, the county shall adopt a resolution stating the reasons it is unable to comply with the deadline established under subdivision (a) and to complete and certify the environmental impact report for the element. The resolution shall also state a date when the county will comply with the deadline established under subdivision (a) and complete and certify the environmental impact report for the element.

(2) On or before July 1, 1992, the county shall submit a copy of the resolution adopted pursuant to paragraph (1) to the board.

(3) Upon completion and certification of the environmental impact report for the source reduction and recycling element, or December 1, 1992, whichever is sooner, the county shall adopt its source reduction and recycling element.

(Amended by Stats. 1992, Ch. 105, Sec. 2. Effective June 30, 1992.)

41301.
  

The county source reduction and recycling element shall set forth a program for management of solid waste generated with the unincorporated area of the county, consistent with the waste management hierarchy provided in Section 40051.

(Added by Stats. 1989, Ch. 1095, Sec. 22.)

41302.
  

The county source reduction and recycling element shall place primary emphasis on implementation of all feasible source reduction, recycling, and composting programs while identifying the amount of landfill and transformation capacity that will be needed for solid waste which cannot be reduced at the source, recycled, or composted.

(Added by Stats. 1989, Ch. 1095, Sec. 22.)

41303.
  

Each county source reduction and recycling element shall include, but is not limited to, all of the following components for solid waste generated in the jurisdiction of the plan:

(a) A waste characterization component.

(b) A source reduction component.

(c) A recycling component.

(d) A composting component.

(e) A solid waste facility capacity component.

(f) An education and public information component.

(g) A funding component.

(h) A special waste component.

(Amended by Stats. 1990, Ch. 1406, Sec. 5.)

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