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EPA/OAR RIN: 2060-AT21 Publication ID: Fall 2018 
Title: Vehicle Test Procedure Adjustments for Tier 3 Test Fuel 
Abstract:

This rule will amend vehicle test procedures to account for current transition in the test fuels used for compliance testing under EPA and NHTSA's joint greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and corporate average fuel economy standards (CAFE) (77 FR 62624) and EPA's Tier 3 standards (79 FR 23414, April 28, 2014). This will ensure that testing results are consistent across both programs and avoid changes in the stringency of the GHG/Fuel Economy program.

 
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency(EPA)  Priority: Other Significant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
EO 13771 Designation: Other 
CFR Citation: 40 CFR 86   
Legal Authority: 42 U.S.C. 7619, Clean Air Act   
Legal Deadline:  None
Timetable:
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  11/00/2018 
Final Rule  03/00/2019 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
Sectors Affected: 336111 Automobile Manufacturing; 336112 Light Truck and Utility Vehicle Manufacturing 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Tad Wysor
Environmental Protection Agency
Office of Air and Radiation
USEPA,
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Phone:734 214-4332
Fax:734 214-4816
Email: Wysor.Tad@epamail.epa.gov