2014 US Code
Title 42 - The Public Health and Welfare (Sections 1 - 18445)
Chapter 134 - Energy Policy (Sections 13201 - 13574)
Subchapter VIII - Reduction of Oil Vulnerability (Sections 13401 - 13438)
Part B - Oil and Gas Demand Reduction and Substitution (Sections 13431 - 13438)
Sec. 13432 - Advanced automotive fuel economy

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Publication TitleUnited States Code, 2012 Edition, Supplement 2, Title 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE
CategoryBills and Statutes
CollectionUnited States Code
SuDoc Class NumberY 1.2/5:
Contained WithinTitle 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE
Part B - Oil and Gas Demand Reduction and Substitution
Sec. 13432 - Advanced automotive fuel economy
Containssection 13432
Laws In Effect As Of DateJanuary 5, 2015
Positive LawNo
Source CreditPub. L. 102-486, title XX, §2022, Oct. 24, 1992, 106 Stat. 3061.
Statutes at Large Reference106 Stat. 3061
Public and Private LawPublic Law 102-486

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42 U.S.C. § 13432 (2014)
§13432. Advanced automotive fuel economy(a) Program direction

The Secretary shall conduct a program, in accordance with sections 13541 and 13542 of this title, to supplement ongoing research activities of a similar nature at the Department of Energy, to accelerate the near-term and mid-term development of advanced technologies to improve the fuel economy of light-duty passenger vehicles powered by a piston engine, and hybrid vehicles powered by a combination of piston engine and electric motor.

(b) Program goal

The goal of the program established under subsection (a) of this section shall be to stimulate the development of emerging technologies with the potential to achieve significant improvements in fuel economy while reducing emissions of air pollutants.

(c) Proposals

Within 1 year after October 24, 1992, the Secretary shall solicit proposals for conducting activities under this section, making a special effort to involve small businesses in the program.

(Pub. L. 102–486, title XX, §2022, Oct. 24, 1992, 106 Stat. 3061.)

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