Zero Emission Vehicles 2013

This page last reviewed August 27, 2014

MINOR MODIFICATIONS TO THE ZERO EMISSION VEHICLE REGULATION

(Hearing Date: October 24, 2013)


Public Comments Received

FINAL APPROVAL / OAL ACTION

OAL approved the rulemaking and filed it with the Secretary of State on July 10, 2014.  The rulemaking became effective on July 10, 2014.

  • "Endorsed Approved" and "Endorsed Filed" by the Office of the Secretary of State Form 400 (PDF - 980K)
  • Final Regulation Order - sections 1962.1, and 1962.2, title 13, California Code of Regulations: (PDF - 110K)
    • California Exhaust Emission Standards and Test Procedures for 2009 through 2017 Model Zero-Emission Vehicles and Hybrid Electric Vehicles, in the Passenger Car, Light-duty Truck and Medium-Duty Vehicle Classes (PDF - 52K)
    • California Exhaust Emission Standards and Test Procedures for 2018 and Subsequent Model Zero-Emission Vehicles and Hybrid Electric Vehicles, in the Passenger Car, Light-Duty Truck and Medium-Duty Vehicle Classes (PDF - 38K)
  • Final Statement of Reasons (PDF - 140)


ADOPTED REGULATIONS AND MATERIALS SUBMITTED TO OAL

The Final Rulemaking Package was filed with OAL on May 30, 2014. OAL has until July 14, 2014 to make a determination.


  • Executive Order (PDF- 1.44M)
  • Final Regulation Order - sections 1962.1, and 1962.2, title 13, California Code of Regulations: ~see revised above~
    • California Exhaust Emission Standards and Test Procedures for 2009 through 2017 Model Zero-Emission Vehicles and Hybrid Electric Vehicles, in the Passenger Car, Light-duty Truck and Medium-Duty Vehicle Classes ~see revised above~
    • California Exhaust Emission Standards and Test Procedures for 2018 and Subsequent Model Zero-Emission Vehicles and Hybrid Electric Vehicles, in the Passenger Car, Light-Duty Truck and Medium-Duty Vehicle Classes ~see revised above~
  • Final Statement of Reasons ~see revised above~
  • Updated Informative Digest (PDF - 140)
  • Request for an Early Effective Date (PDF - 161K)
  • Notice of Decision (PDF - 927K)

A business or person submitting a comment to a proposed regulation or proposed amendment or repeal of a regulation or any person who specifically request it has the right to request a copy of the Final Statement of Reasons (FSOR). Upon its completion, the Final Statement of Reasons (FSOR) will be available and copies may requested from the agency contact persons, or may be obtained in electronic form from this web page.

HEARING ACTION AND SUPPLEMENTAL 15-DAY NOTICES 

Posted May 8, 2014

Second Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text (PDF- 17K)

Deadline for Public Comment: May 23, 2014

  • Attachment A ~ Proposed Second 15-day Modifications ~ Section 1962.1, title 13, California Code of Regulations (PDF- 23K)
  • Attachment B ~ Proposed Second 15-Day Modifications to CA Exhaust Emission Standards and Test Procedures for 2009 through 2017 Model Zero-Emission Vehicles and Hybrid Electric Vehicles, in the Passenger Car, Light-duty Truck and Medium-Duty Vehicle Classes (PDF - 21K)

Posted April 3, 2014

Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text (PDF- 17K)

Deadline for Public Comment: April 18, 2014

  • Attachment A ~ Proposed 15-day Modifications ~ Section 1962.1, title 13, California Code of Regulations (PDF- 16K)
  • Attachment B ~ Proposed 15-Day Modifications to CA Exhaust Emission Standards and Test Procedures for 2009 through 2017 Model Zero-Emission Vehicles and Hybrid Electric Vehicles, in the Passenger Car, Light-duty Truck and Medium-Duty Vehicle Classes (PDF - 16K)

Posted February 4, 2014

Resolution 13-41 (PDF - 3.09MB)


PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE AND RELATED MATERIAL

Posted September 4, 2013

Notice of Public Hearing(PDF - 77K)

Staff Report: Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR) (PDF - 146K)

  • Appendix A: Proposed Regulation Order, Sections 1962.1 and 1962.2, Title 13, CCR (PDF - 108K)
  • Appendix B: Proposed Amendments to California Exhaust Emission Standards Test Procedures for 2009 through 2017 Model Zero-Emission Vehicles and Hybrid Electric Vehicles in the Passenger Car Light-Duty Truck and Medium-Duty Vehicle Classes (PDF - 48K)
  • Appendix C: Proposed Amendments to California Exhaust Emission Standards and Test Procedures for 2018 and Subsequent Model Zero-Emission Vehicles and Hybrid Electric Vehicles, in the Passenger Car, Light-Duty Truck and Medium-Duty Vehicle Classes (PDF - 42K)


INFORMAL REGULATORY ACTIVITY


Rulemaking Activity for 2013