Numerous legislative bills pertaining to food service were recently passed in California. The County of Santa Clara Department of Environmental Health is committed to keeping you informed on how this will affect food preparation in our county. With the passage of Assembly Bill No. 1884, full-service restaurants will be prohibited from providing single use plastic straws to consumers unless requested by the consumer. This bill will go into effect on January 1, 2019. Please check back frequently as details on implementation are determined.
Full details of this bill can be found at the link below.