Alabama OKs scrap tire bill
- Energy-efficient tires legislation has some dealers quaking in Calif. Moore, Miles // Tire Business;6/9/2003, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p1
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- Ind. rejects 75-cent scrap tire fee raise, bill not dead. Moore, Miles // Tire Business;3/14/2005, Vol. 22 Issue 25, p3
The article reports that the Indiana House of Representatives has voted down a bill that would have quadrupled the state's scrap tire fee in an effort to clean up Indiana's 6 million remaining stockpiled scrap tires. Representative David Wolkins, 18th District, sponsor of House Bill 1381, still...
- Be wary of scrap tire fees as hidden tax. // Tire Business;6/29/2003, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p8
New York should have passed a scrap tire abatement bill, in which all money generated by the fee charged on new tire sales goes toward cleaning up tire piles and creating markets for recycled tires. The new bill will provide more funds for scrap tire cleanup programs. The new scrap tire law,...
- Ohio lawmakers mull doubling scrap tire fee. Fedchenko, Vera // Tire Business;5/23/2005, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p21
This article reports that Ohio tire dealers are closely monitoring a bill in the state house that would double the state's scrap tire fee to $2 and use the additional funds to pay for Ohio's litter cleanup. House Bill 66, a comprehensive budget bill, passed in April with the proposed tire fee...
- Small part of N.J. tire tax to fund cleanups. Moore, Miles // Tire Business;7/19/2004, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p15
The New Jersey legislature has established a $1.50 tax on new tires sold in the state, and the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA) feels the new law reflects a pernicious trend in state tire legislation. The $1.50 tax is assessed on all new tires, including tires and spares on new vehicles....
- Vermont tire recycling bill dies. Fedchenko, Vera // Tire Business;7/18/2005, Vol. 23 Issue 8, p3
The article reports that tire dealers in Vermont have managed to squelch a bill this year that would have made recycling tires no different than recycling bottles and cans. House Bill 146 proposed establishing a deposit and return system for tires and would have mandated that all tires sold in...
- N.Y. Senate votes for scrap tire bill. Moore, Miles // Tire Business;8/5/2002, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p18
Reports the bill passed by the New York Senate to create a scrap tire abatement and market development program. Administration of the program by the New York Department of Environmental Conservation; Responsibility of the state agency; Role of the U.S. Department of Economic Development in the...
- Scrap tire piles declining, STMC says. Noga, Edward // Tire Business;3/26/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 25, p3
Reports the decrease of the demand of tire stockpiles as declared by the Scrap Tire Management Council in the U.S. Emphasis of the state efforts at tire stockpile abatement; Growth of markets for scrap tires specifically in civil engineering; Improvement of the method of counting tires.
- N.Y. scrap tire bill gets OK. Moore, Miles // Rubber & Plastics News;7/15/2002, Vol. 31 Issue 25, p6
Reports the legislation on scrap tire abatement and market development program in New York. Assessment of illegal tire piles by the Department of Environmental Conservation; Restriction on tire landfilling.