Auto rules go to OMB

Source: BY MATTHEW CHOI, Politico • Posted: Monday, March 29, 2021

EPA and the Transportation Department last week sent two major proposed regulations to the Office of Management and Budget for review. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has sent over a rule (Reg. 2127-AM33) regarding CAFE program preemption, which appears to be the rule to restore California’s special regulatory authority for tailpipe emissions. That rule is not expected to change the actual federal standards, the proposal for which is expected in July.