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H.R. 2864 (114th): To prohibit the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from extending the renewable fuel program past 2022 if the Administrator waives applicable volume requirements in prior years.

The text of the bill below is as of Jun 23, 2015 (Introduced).


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114th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2864

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 23, 2015

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce

A BILL

To prohibit the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from extending the renewable fuel program past 2022 if the Administrator waives applicable volume requirements in prior years.

1.

No extension of the renewable fuel program

Notwithstanding section 211(o) of the Clean Air Act (42 U.S.C. 7545(o)), the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency may not, for any calendar year after 2022, require that transportation fuel sold or introduced into commerce in the United States, on an annual average basis, contain any applicable volume of renewable fuel, advanced biofuel, cellulosic biofuel, or biomass-based diesel, if the Administrator, for any of the tables in section 211(o)(2)(B) of the Clean Air Act, waives—

(1)

at least 20 percent of the applicable volume requirement set forth in any such table for 2 consecutive years; or

(2)

at least 50 percent of such volume requirement for a single year.