Suffolk County Shoppers To Be Charged For Single-Use BagsAs CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reported, it may prompt shoppers to think twice before using them.
Group Rallies In Favor Of Fee On Plastic Bags In New York CityA rally was held Sunday against the efforts in Albany to overturn the New York City plastic bag fee law.
Suffolk Executive Wants Part Of Plastic Bag Fee To Go To Environmental CausesThe signing of a proposed law in Suffolk County that would charge consumers a nickel per bag at the grocery store is being delayed for environmental reasons.
Mixed Reaction Over Suffolk County 5-Cent Plastic Bag FeeThe five-cent fee passed Wednesday night by a vote of 13-4 and applies to convenience stores, grocery stores, clothing stores and others and encourages people to use their own reusable bags.
Suffolk County Lawmakers To Vote On Plastic, Paper Bag FeeLegislators will vote on a five-cent charge for every plastic and brown paper bag used by consumers.
State Lawmakers Hold Hearing On NYC's 5-Cent Plastic Bag FeeState lawmakers held a hearing Friday to examine whether New York City's plan to impose a fee on plastic bags will be a burden on consumers.