NWRA Releases First Quarter Lobbying Disclosure Report

The Nationwide Waste & Recycling Affiliation (NWRA) launched its 2022 first quarter LD-2 lobbying disclosure report in accordance with the group’s transparency initiative. “It’s via our lobbying that we could be an efficient advocate for the waste and recycling trade,” mentioned NWRA President and CEO Darrell Smith. “It is very important us that we’re clear about our federal advocacy efforts. Whereas we file our lobbying stories with the clerk of the Home of Representatives and these are publicly obtainable, NWRA goes a step additional by posting these stories to our web site.”

NWRA continues to interact Congress on points essential to the trade. This quarter, these things embody:

  • Recycling Infrastructure and Accessibility Act of 2022 (S. 3742) to enhance home recycling assortment in underserved and rural areas
  • Recycling and Composting Accountability Act (S. 3743) to enhance recycling and composting knowledge assortment
  • Fashionable, Clear, and Secure Vans Act of 2021 (S. 2435) to repeal the federal excise tax on heavy vans
  • Trucking Motion Plan (Biden Administration) to assist new registered apprenticeship program to extend the provision of truck drivers by creating new pathways into the occupation
  • Assist FMCSA pilot program to allow 18-20 yr outdated drivers with a CDL to drive interstate
  • Assist the regulation of cellphones as inherently addictive units leading to distractions inflicting accidents / deaths from their use

NWRA information quarterly LD-2 lobbying stories with the clerk of the Home in accordance with federal legislation detailing what points the Affiliation is lobbying on and who’s lobbying on its behalf.

For extra info, go to www.wasterecycling.org.

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