H.R.4471 - Gasoline Regulations Act of 2012

To require analyses of the cumulative impacts of certain rules and actions of the Environmental Protection Agency that impact gasoline, diesel fuel, and natural gas prices, jobs, and the economy, and for other purposes. view all titles (3)

All Bill Titles

  • Official: To require analyses of the cumulative impacts of certain rules and actions of the Environmental Protection Agency that impact gasoline, diesel fuel, and natural gas prices, jobs, and the economy, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Short: Gasoline Regulations Act of 2012 as introduced.
  • Short: Gasoline Regulations Act of 2012 as reported to house.

This Bill currently has no wiki content. If you would like to create a wiki entry for this bill, please Login, and then select the wiki tab to create it.

Bill’s Views

  • Today: 1
  • Past Seven Days: 4
  • All-Time: 2,534
 
Introduced
 
House
Passes
 
Senate
Passes
 
President
Signs
 

 
04/23/12
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Official Summary

Gasoline Regulations Act of 2012 - Requires the President to establish the Transportation Fuels Regulatory Committee to analyze and report, for each of 2016 and 2020, on the cumulative impacts of certain covered rules and actions under the Clean Air Act, including the impacts on gasoline, d

Official Summary

Gasoline Regulations Act of 2012 - Requires the President to establish the Transportation Fuels Regulatory Committee to analyze and report, for each of 2016 and 2020, on the cumulative impacts of certain covered rules and actions under the Clean Air Act, including the impacts on gasoline, diesel fuel, and natural gas prices, operating costs, consumers, regional economies, U.S. competitiveness, small businesses, employment, labor markets, public health, and state, local, and tribal governments. Designates as \"covered rules\":
(1) the rule entitled \"Control of Air Pollution From New Motor Vehicles: Tier 3 Motor Vehicle Emission and Fuel Standards\";
(2) any rule proposed after March 15, 2012, establishing or revising a standard of performance or emission standard for new stationary sources or hazardous air pollutants that is applicable to petroleum refineries;
(3) any rule proposed after March 15, 2012, for implementation of the Renewable Fuel Program under the Clean Air Act;
(4) the rules entitled \"National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Ozone\" and \"Reconsideration of the 2008 Ozone Primary and Secondary National Ambient Air Quality Standards\" and any subsequent rule revising or supplementing the national ambient air quality standards for ozone; and
(5) any successor or substantially similar rules. Defines a \"covered action\" as any action affecting facilities involved in the production, transportation, or distribution of gasoline, diesel fuel, or natural gas taken on or after January 1, 2009, by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), a state or local government, or a permitting agency as a result of the application of provisions of the Clean Air Act relating to operating permits or the prevention of significant deterioration of air quality to an air pollutant that is identified as a greenhouse gas in the rule entitled \"Endangerment and Cause or Contribute Findings for Greenhouse Gases Under Section 202(a) of the Clean Air Act.\" Prohibits the Administrator from finalizing the following rules until at least six months after the Committee submits its final report:
(1) \"Control of Air Pollution From New Motor Vehicles: Tier 3 Motor Vehicle Emission and Fuel Standards\" and any successor or substantially similar rule;
(2) any rule proposed after March 15, 2012, establishing or revising a performance or emission standard for new stationary sources or hazardous air pollutants that is applicable to petroleum refineries; and
(3) any rule revising or supplementing the national ambient air quality standards for ozone under the Clean Air Act. Requires the EPA Administrator to consider feasibility and cost in revising or supplementing any such standards for ozone.

...Read the Rest

Organizations Supporting H.R.4471

  • American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers
  • Heritage Foundation
  • Petroleum Marketers Association of America
  • National Association of Manufacturers

Organizations Opposing H.R.4471

  • American Heart Association
  • American Lung Association
  • American Public Health Association
  • American Thoracic Society
  • Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
  • National Association of City and County Health Officials
  • ...and 3 more. See all.


Latest Letters to Congress

See All Letters (1)
 


Vote on This Bill

0% Users Support Bill

0 in favor / 5 opposed
 

Send Your Rep a Letter

about this bill Support Oppose Tracking
Track with MyOC