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Would you support Nassau County imposing a five-cent fee on plastic and paper carryout bags?

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On January 1, 2018, a new Suffolk County law will go into effect, charging a five-cent fee for plastic and paper carryout bags, at a variety of retail stores. Those in support of the fee believe it will protect the environment. Those against view it as a tax that will hurt local businesses. Would you support Nassau County imposing a five-cent fee on plastic and paper carryout bags?

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Legislature

Green

Green Party

Maria Kerloff
Nassau County State Committee District

POB 18
Malverne, NY 11565
Tel: (516) 596 1805
Fax: (516) 596 1805
email- NassauNader@aol.com


Source: lipolitics.com