Summary: H.R.2418 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (05/19/2015)

Fuel Choice for American Prosperity and Security Act of 2015

Revises requirements for calculating the average fuel economy for automobile manufacturers.

Prescribes requirements to calculate the average fuel economy for a manufacturer of a fuel choice enabling vehicle to be the average fuel economy determined for an automobile manufacturer, plus 4 miles per gallon.

Defines "fuel choice enabling vehicle" to mean an automobile that:

  • operates on natural gas, hydrogen, propane, or biodiesel;
  • is a flexible fuel vehicle;
  • is a plug-in electric drive vehicle;
  • is propelled solely by a fuel cell that produces power without the use of petroleum or petroleum-based fuel; or
  • is propelled solely by something other than an internal combustion engine that operates on something other than petroleum-based fuel.