Plastic Bag Tax Bill Nixed in Louisiana

Plastic Bag Tax Bill Nixed in Louisiana

Baton Rouge, LA, May 7, 2013 (PBBR) – A bill in the Louisiana legislature that would have placed a five-cents tax on plastic bags was voluntarily deferred by the bill’s sponsor yesterday. The bill, HB 529 was being considered in the House Ways and Means Committee. Speaking before the Committee, Rep. Regina Barrow, who sponsored […]