Bill Aims To Accelerate Vehicle Fuel Conversions

Law360, New York (October 21, 2009, 1:17 PM EDT) -- A bipartisan group of lawmakers has introduced legislation in both the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives that seeks to streamline federal emissions certification processes to make it easier for owners to convert their vehicles to bi-fuel operations.

The Streamline Alternative Fuel Vehicle Conversions Act — submitted on Tuesday by Sens. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and James Inhofe, R-Okla., and by Reps. Dan Boren, D-Okla., and Heath Shuler, D-N.C. — would overhaul the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's emissions certification process for aftermarket fuel conversion systems, which...
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