S.577 - Corn Ethanol Mandate Elimination Act of 2015114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Toomey, Pat [R-PA] (Introduced 02/26/2015)|
|Committees:||Senate - Environment and Public Works|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/26/2015 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.577 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/26/2015)
Corn Ethanol Mandate Elimination Act of 2015
This bill amends the Clean Air Act to revise the renewable fuel program by eliminating the annual renewable fuel standard that requires 36 billion gallons of renewable fuel to be blended into transportation fuel by 2022.
The bill would not affect the separate requirements for the following renewable fuels that are not corn starch ethanol: advanced biofuel, cellulosic biofuel, or biomass-based diesel.