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S. 1857: A bill to establish a compliance deadline of May 15, 2023, for Step 2 emissions standards for new residential wood heaters, new residential hydronic heaters, and forced-air furnaces.

The text of the bill below is as of Sep 26, 2017 (Introduced).


II

115th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1857

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

September 26, 2017

(for herself, Mrs. McCaskill, Mr. Manchin, and Mr. Shelby) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works

A BILL

To establish a compliance deadline of May 15, 2023, for Step 2 emissions standards for new residential wood heaters, new residential hydronic heaters, and forced-air furnaces.

1.

Step 2 compliance deadline for new residential wood heaters, new residential hydronic heaters, and forced-air furnaces

(a)

In general

With respect to the final rule entitled Standards of Performance for New Residential Wood Heaters, New Residential Hydronic Heaters and Forced-Air Furnaces (80 Fed. Reg. 13672 (March 16, 2015)), the compliance deadline for Step 2 emissions standards shall be May 15, 2023.

(b)

Technical and conforming changes

Not later than 60 days after the date of enactment of this Act, the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency shall finalize such technical and conforming changes to rules and guidance documents as may be necessary to implement subsection (a).