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HCR040.............................................by ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS ELECTRONIC WASTE - HAZARDOUS WASTE - Stating findings of the Legislature and encouraging Idaho citizens to reduce, reuse, and recycle household hazardous waste and electronic waste. 02/11 House intro - 1st rdg - to printing 02/12 Rpt prt - to Env Aff 02/19 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 02/20 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 02/25 3rd rdg - ADOPTED - voice vote Floor Sponsor - Trail Title apvd - to Senate 02/26 Senate intro - 1st rdg - to Health/Wel 03/08 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 10th Ord 03/09 10th Ord - ADOPTED - voice vote Floor Sponsor - Marley Title apvd - to House 03/10 To enrol 03/11 Rpt enrol - Sp signed 03/12 Pres signed 03/15 To Secretary of State
]]]] LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO ]]]] Fifty-seventh Legislature Second Regular Session - 2004 IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 40 BY ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE 1 A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION 2 STATING FINDINGS OF THE LEGISLATURE AND ENCOURAGING IDAHO CITIZENS TO REDUCE, 3 REUSE AND RECYCLE HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE AND ELECTRONIC WASTE. 4 Be It Resolved by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 5 WHEREAS, one of Idaho's greatest treasures is the exceptional environment 6 that we share; and 7 WHEREAS, the proper management of waste is key to preserving our environ- 8 ment and strengthening our economy; and 9 WHEREAS, the proper management of household hazardous waste containing 10 heavy metals and manmade constituents can help protect water supplies and our 11 environment; and 12 WHEREAS, a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency report dated May 11, 2001, 13 states that approximately 3.2 million tons of electronic waste ends up in 14 United States landfills each year, and that 250 million computers will become 15 obsolete in the next five years; and 16 WHEREAS, reducing and recycling household hazardous waste and electronic 17 waste can conserve our nation's resources; and 18 WHEREAS, proper waste diversion can conserve Idaho's landfill space. 19 NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the members of the Second Regular Ses- 20 sion of the Fifty-seventh Idaho Legislature, the House of Representatives and 21 the Senate concurring therein, that all Idaho citizens are hereby encouraged 22 to reduce, reuse and recycle household hazardous waste and electronic waste.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE RS 13835 The purpose of this resolution is to articulate the support of the Legislature of the State of Idaho to encourage all citizens of Idaho to reduce, reuse and recycle household hazardous and electronic waste. FISCAL IMPACT There is no impact on the General Fund. Contact Name: Representative Tom Trail Phone: 332-1000 Name: Senator Bert Marley Phone: 332-1000 STATEMENT OF PURPOSE/FISCAL NOTE HCR 040