PETITION OF THE STATE OF WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES
REPEALING AN UNAUTHORIZED RULE
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources proposes the following permanent rule to repeal NR 544.20 to 544.27, relating to effective recycling programs.
Analysis Prepared by the Department of Natural Resources
1. Statute Interpreted:
2. Statutory Authority:
3. Explanation of Agency Authority:
Statutory authority for ss. NR 544.20 to 544.27, Wis. Adm. Code, was repealed by 2011 Wis. Act 32.
4. Related Statutes or Rules:
The remaining sections of ch. NR 544 remain in effect to guide the development of effective recycling programs.
5. Plain Language Analysis:
The purpose of ss. NR 544.20 through 544.27, Wis. Adm. Code, was to establish the criteria for a pilot program under s. 287.11 (4), Stats., for an alternative method of complying with s. 287.11 (2) (b), Stats., which requires separation of specified recyclable materials from post-consumer waste.
6. Agency Contact Person:
Kate Strom Hiorns
TEXT OF RULE
Section 1 NR 544.20 to 544.27 are repealed.
Section 2. Effective Date. This rule takes effect on the first day of the month following publication in the Wisconsin Administrative Register as provided in s. 227.22 (2) (intro.), Stats.
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