National Highway Traffic Safety Administration April 2, 2018 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Civil Penalties
Document Number: 2018-06550
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2018-04-02
Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
This document proposes a civil penalty rate applicable to automobile manufacturers that fail to meet applicable corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) standards and are unable to offset such a deficit with compliance credits. The agency is proposing this civil penalty rate based on a tentative determination regarding the applicability of the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015, and in accordance with the Energy Policy and Conservation Act of 1975 (EPCA) and the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA).