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EPA/OAR RIN: 2060-AU34 Publication ID: Fall 2018 
Title: ●Modifications to Fuel Regulations to Provide Flexibility for E15; Modifications to RFS RIN Market Regulations 
Abstract:

EPA is proposing regulatory changes to allow gasoline blended with up to 15 percent ethanol (E15) to take advantage of the 1-psi Reid Vapor Pressure (RVP) waiver that currently applies to E10 during the summer months. EPA is also proposing regulatory changes to modify certain elements of the renewable identification number (RIN) compliance system under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program, in order to improve RIN market functioning.

 
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency(EPA)  Priority: Other Significant 
RIN Status: First time published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
EO 13771 Designation: Deregulatory 
CFR Citation: 40 CFR 80   
Legal Authority: 42 U.S.C. 7401 et seq Clean Air Act   
Legal Deadline:  None
Timetable:
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  02/00/2019 
Final Action  05/00/2019 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Lauren Michaels
Environmental Protection Agency
Office of Air and Radiation
USEPA National Vehicle and Fuel Emissions Laboratory, 2565 Plymouth Road,
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Phone:734 214-4640
Email: michaels.lauren@epa.gov

Robert Anderson
Environmental Protection Agency
Office of Air and Radiation
NVFEL, 2565 Plymouth Road ,
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Phone:734 214-4280
Email: anderson.robert@epa.gov