H.R.6643 - Accuracy in Fuel Economy Standards Act110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA-7] (Introduced 07/29/2008)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||07/29/2008 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.|
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Summary: H.R.6643 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/29/2008)
Accuracy in Fuel Economy Standards Act - Requires the Secretary of Transportation to calculate maximum feasible fuel economy standards for passenger automobiles and non-passenger automobiles based on the most recent high gasoline price projection issued by the Energy Information Administration (EIA).
Defines the "applicable high gasoline price projection" as the greatest of a range of estimated gasoline prices that the EIA issues as part of its annual energy outlook, short-term energy outlook, or similar analyses for: (1) the year (or years) corresponding to the model year (or model years) for which the Secretary is prescribing an average fuel economy standard; and (2) the range of years considered by the Secretary in determining the costs and benefits associated with such standard.