New Passenger Greenhouse Gas Emission Standards

This page last reviewed April 1, 2010


RULEMAKING TO CONSIDER PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO NEW PASSENGER MOTOR VEHICLE GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSION STANDARDS

(September 24, 2009)


Public Comments Received


FINAL APPROVAL / OAL ACTION

OAL approved the rulemaking and filed it with the Secretary of State on       April 1, 2010. The regulation became effective on the same day, April 1, 2010.

  • Memorandum Submitted to OAL (PDF- 14K)
  • Executive Order R-10-002 as approved by OAL (PDF- 9K)
  • Final Statement of Reasons as approved by OAL (PDF- 66K)


ADOPTED REGULATIONS AND MATERIALS SUBMITTED TO OAL

The Final Rulemaking Package was filed with OAL on February 22, 2010. OAL has until April 6, 2010 to make a determination.

  • Request for Early Effective Date (PDF- 6K)
  • Executive Order R-10-002 See Revised Above 
  • Final Regulation Order (PDF- 30K) 
  • California Exhaust Emission Standards and Test Procedures for 2001 and Subsequent Model Passenger Cars, Light-Duty Trucks, and Medium-Duty Vehicles (PDF- 66K)
  • Final Statement of Reasons See Revised Above 
  • Notice of Decision and Response to Significant Environmental Issues (PDF- 5K)


A business or person submitting a comment to a proposed regulation or proposed amendment or repeal of a regulation or any person who specifically request it has the right to request a copy of the Final Statement of Reasons (FSOR). Upon its completion, the Final Statement of Reasons (FSOR) will be available and copies may be requested from the agency contact persons, or may be obtained in electronic form from this web page.



HEARING ACTION AND SUPPLEMENTAL 15-DAY NOTICES

Posted: November 24, 2009

Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text (PDF - 19K)

December 9, 2009 Deadline for Public Comment

  • Attachment 1: Proposed Modified Text of the Regulations to Amend the New Passenger Motor Vehicle Greenhouse Gas Emission Standards (PDF - 24K)
  • Attachment 2: Proposed 15-Day Modifications (PDF - 34K)

Posted: October 26, 2009

Resolution 09-53 (PDF - 365K)

  • Attachment B: Proposed Amendments to the California Exhaust Emission Standards and Test Procedures for 2001 and Subsequent Model Passenger Cars, Light-Duty Trucks, and Medium-Duty Vehicles (PDF - 74K)
  • Attachment C: Staff's Suggested Modifications to the Originally Proposed Regulation Order (PDF - 18K)
  • Attachment D: Staff's Suggested Modifications to the Originally Proposed "California Exhaust Emission Standards and Test Procedures for 2001 and Subsequent Model Passenger Cars, Light-Duty Trucks, and Medium-Duty Vehicles (PDF - 24K)


PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE AND RELATED MATERIAL

Posted August 6, 2009

Notice of Public Hearing (PDF- 45K)

Staff Report: Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR) (PDF- 61K)

  • Appendix A:  Proposed Regulation Order (PDF - 33K)
  • Appendix B:  Proposed Amendments to the California Exhaust Emission Standards and Test Procedures for 2001 and Subsequent Model Passenger Cars, Light-Duty Trucks, and Medium-Duty Vehicles (PDF - 74K)


INFORMAL REGULATORY ACTIVITY



Rulemaking Activity for 2009