‘Sec. 1. 38 MRSA c. 18 is enacted to read:
§ 1771. Definitions
As used in this chapter, unless the context otherwise indicates, the following terms have the following meanings.
§ 1772. Identification of candidate products; report
§ 1773. Establishment of product stewardship programs
Annually, after reviewing the report submitted by the department pursuant to section 1772, the joint standing committee of the Legislature having jurisdiction over natural resources matters may submit a bill to implement recommendations included in the department's report to establish new product stewardship programs or revise existing product stewardship programs.
§ 1774. Exclusions
This chapter does not apply to:
§ 1775. No limitation of municipal authority
Nothing in this chapter changes or limits municipal authority to regulate collection of solid waste, including curbside collection of residential recyclable materials.’