plastic bag tax
“Paper or plastic?” That’s the age-old checkout line question. In Maryland, the classic query could soon be replaced.
An attempt to allow Prince George’s County lawmakers to impose a 5-cent fee on disposable shopping bags has fallen flat in Annapolis.
P.G. County Council voted in support of a 5-cent bag tax, much like the one implemented in Washington, D.C., to encourage the use of reusable grocery bags instead.