Amendment clarified language regarding the procurement by a federal agency of alternative or synthetic fuels and the conditions by which DOD and other federal agencies would be allowed to enter into a contract to purchase a generally available fuel, if it is not predominantly an alternative or synthetic fuel. The amendment would also set forth a set of conditions pursuant to these changes.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 8 printed in House Report 110-666 to include clarifying language regarding the procurement by a federal agency of alternative or synthetic fuels; would clarify conditions by which DOD and other federal agencies would be allowed to enter into a contract to purchase a generally available fuel, if it is not predominantly an alternative or synthetic fuel. The amendment would also set forth a set of conditions pursuant to these changes.

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(A008)

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