Follow-up Amendments to CaRFG 3 Regulations

This page last reviewed April 22, 2008

RULEMAKING ON FOLLOW-UP AMENDMENTS TO THE
CALIFORNIA PHASE 3 REFORMULATED GASOLINE REGULATIONS

(November 16, 2000 Hearing)


FINAL APPROVAL / OAL ACTION

On July 9, 2001, the final rulemaking file and regulations were submitted to the Office of Administrative Law for review and filing with the Secretary of State. OAL approved the amendments on August 20, 2001, and they became effective the same day. The approved Final Regulation Order and one of the incorporated documents contained corrections to the versions originally submitted to OAL. The finally approved Final Regulation Order and incorporated documents are:

  • Final Regulation Order as Corrected August 16, 2001 (PDF - 200K)

  • Incorporated Procedure Documents

    • Procedures for Using the California Model for California Reformulated Gasoline Blendstocks for Oxygenate Blending - Adopted: April 25, 2001 (PDF - 13K)

    • California Procedures for Evaluating Alternative Specifications for Phase 3 Reformulated Gasoline Using the California Predictive Model - Amended: April 25, 2001 (PDF - 19K)

    • California Procedures for Evaluating Alternative Specifications for Gasoline Using Vehicle Emissions Testing - Amended: April 25, 2001 and Corrected August 16, 2001 (PDF - 53K)

  • August 16, 2001 Memorandum to OAL Identifying Modifications to Final Regulation Order and Incorporated Documents (PDF - 53K)

ADOPTED REGULATIONS AND MATERIALS SUBMITTED TO OAL

  • Request for Early Effective Date (PDF - 4K)

  • Executive Order G-01-012 (PDF - 9K)

  • Final Statement of Reasons (FSOR) (PDF - 78K)

    • Attachments B through E are not included in these files. They are identical to Attachments II through V to the Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text listed below.

  • Updated Informative Digest (PDF - 17K)

  • Final Regulation Order (PDF - 200K)

    • Incorporated Procedure Documents

    • Procedures for Using the California Model for California Reformulated Gasoline Blendstocks for Oxygenate Blending - Adopted: April 25, 2001 (PDF - 13K)

    • California Procedures for Evaluating Alternative Specifications for Phase 3 Reformulated Gasoline Using the California Predictive Model - Amended: April 25, 2001 (PDF - 19K)       

    • California Procedures for Evaluating Alternative Specifications for Gasoline Using Vehicle Emissions Testing - Amended: April 25, 2001 (PDF - 53K)

HEARING ACTION AND SUPPLEMENTAL 15-DAY NOTICES

The following 15-Day Notice files were posted on this rulemaking site for the CaRFG3 followup amendments on March 23, 2001. The 15-Day Notice with Attachments I - VI is being mailed to all commenters and to interested parties by the public availability date of March 30, 2001. The deadline for public comment on the proposed modifications is April 16, 2001. The final three files listed below contain the complete texts of the CaRFG regulations (86 pages), the "Procedures for Using the California Model for California Reformulated Gasoline Blendstocks for Oxygenate Blending" (15 pages) and the "California Procedures for Evaluating Alternative Specifications for Phase 3 Reformulated Gasoline Using the California Predictive Model" (66 pages) with the modified amendments shown. These final three documents are not included in the mailout; copies are available from Mr. Valentine Montoya, Stationary Source Control Division, telephone 445-5605.

  • Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text and Supporting Documents and Information - Deadline for Public Comment: April 16, 2001 (HTM) or (PDF - 9K)

    • Attachment I - Resolution 00-40, Including Attachment C (Staff's Suggested Modifications to the Original Regulatory Proposal, November 16, 2000) (PDF - 23K), Attachment C (PDF - 30K)

    • Attachment II - Proposed Modified Text of the CaRFG3 Follow-Up Amendments C (PDF - 250K)

    • Attachment III - Proposed Modifications to Portions of the "Procedures for Using the California Model for California Reformulated Gasoline Blendstocks for Oxygenate Blending" (PDF - 13K)

    • Attachment IV - Proposed Modifications to the "California Test Procedures for Evaluating Alternative Specifications for Gasoline" (Proposed to be Renamed as the "California Procedures for Evaluating Alternative Specifications for Gasoline Using Vehicle Emissions Testing") (PDF - 53K)

    • Attachment V - Proposed Modifications to Portions of the "California Procedures for Evaluating Alternative Specifications for Phase 3 Reformulated Gasoline Using the California Predictive Model" (PDF - 19K)

    • Attachment VI - Additional Supporting Documents and Information (PDF - 5K)              

    • Proposed Regulation Order Showing the Complete CaRFG Regulations as Modified (PDF - 333K)

    • Proposed Modified Text of Complete "Procedures for Using the California Model for California Reformulated Gasoline Blendstocks for Oxygenate Blending" (PDF - 42K)

    • Proposed Modified Text of Complete "California Procedures for Evaluating Alternative Specifications for Phase 3 Reformulated Gasoline Using the California Predictive Model" (PDF - 188K)     

  • Resolution 00-40 (PDF - 23K)  

    • Attachment C - Staff's Suggested Modifications to the CaRFG3 Followup Amendments (PDF - 30K)

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE AND RELATED MATERIALS


INFORMAL REGULATORY ACTIVITY



Rulemaking Activity for 2000