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S. 977 (113th): Foreign Fuels Reduction Act


The text of the bill below is as of May 16, 2013 (Introduced).


II

113th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 977

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 16, 2013

(for himself and Mr. Manchin) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works

A BILL

To amend the Clean Air Act to provide that a downward adjustment of the volume of cellulosic biofuel results in a pro rata reduction of the volume of renewable fuel and advanced biofuels required under the Renewable Fuel Standard.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Foreign Fuels Reduction Act .

2.

Downward adjustment of renewable fuel volume

Section 211(o)(7)(D)(i) of the Clean Air Act ( 42 U.S.C. 7545(o)(7)(D)(i) ) is amended in the second sentence—

(1)

by striking may also and inserting shall; and

(2)

by striking or a lesser.