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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

Right to life

Right to Life Party

Anne Nolan, Nassau County Coordinator
County Mailing Address
109 Stevens Avenue
Hempstead, NY 11550

Town Committees

Town of Hempstead
Coordinator- James Caffrey
Telephone: (516) 887-2458

Town of North Hempstead
Coordinator- Evelyn D’Angelo
Telephone: (516) 997-7559

Town of Oyster Bay
Coordinator- Jean Ryan
Telephone: (516) 935-0272


Source: lipolitics.com