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Well said CleanUpJamaicaQueens -- you hit all the right points about this issue!! This is why I did NOT vote for de Blasio -- this is only the beginning.4 weeks ago
One word: UFT
4 weeks ago
So how exactly will the supermarket figure out how many bags are used? The items are bagged AFTER payment is made in most stores. How will the stores do that? It would make lines even longer! And in some stores when the cashier bags the groceries for the customer, they use huge amount of bags, double bagging everything, often putting just one item in a bag.
My assumption is that the rocket scientists who are writing and supporting this bill have never shopped for one grocery in their entire lives! As always, the council is quick to shove ridiculous and costly laws down our throats. 6 months ago