According to news reports, the Town of Wilton, CT, USA is considering banning plastic bags. I have not yet been able to verify the facts, so I've included a link to a news report. Read "Retailers weigh in on possible plastic bag ban.
Also, the non-profit group, Citizens Campaign for the Environment, has posted on their website that Wilton, CT has been considering a plastic bag ban since February. On the site is a section titled, "How You Can Help Wilton Residents." Visit the site and see other facts about plastic bags.
As soon as I get the facts about the Wilton, CT ban, I will make a report. Stay Tuned!