Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2010
Integrated Waste Management Fee Law
Public Resources Code
Part 1. Integrated Waste Management
Chapter 1. General Provisions
Article 1. Findings and Declarations
40002. Local agency requirements. As an essential part of the state's comprehensive program for solid waste management, and for the preservation of health and safety, and the well-being of the public, the Legislature declares that it is in the public interest for the state, as sovereign, to authorize and require local agencies, as subdivisions of the state, to make adequate provision for solid waste handling, both within their respective jurisdictions and in response to regional needs consistent with the policies, standards, and requirements of this division and all regulations adopted pursuant to this division. The provisions of this division which authorize and require local agencies to provide adequate solid waste handling and services, and the actions of local agencies taken pursuant thereto, are intended to implement this state policy.