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Could Md. Be the First State With a Disposable Bag Tax?

“Paper or plastic?” That’s the age-old checkout line question. In Maryland, the classic query could soon be replaced.


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Prince George’s Says No To 5-Cent Bag Tax

An attempt to allow Prince George’s County lawmakers to impose a 5-cent fee on disposable shopping bags has fallen flat in Annapolis.


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P.G. County Preps To Pass Plastic Bag Tax

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.