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Georgia House rejects move to bar bans on plastic bags

In the end, the pickles and ice cream story didn't work. And legislation critics have dubbed the “plastic bags everywhere bill” failed to advance Friday in Georgia's GOP-controlled Legislature.

By a vote of 85-67, the House rejected Senate Bill 139 with the support of numerous Republicans, some of whom objected to eliminating local control.

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