SB 0966 Mandates ethanol phase-in in certain metropolitan areas and allows other areas to adopt ethanol phase-in programs
LR Number:4364S.01I Fiscal Note:4364-01
Committee:Commerce and Environment
Last Action:02/14/00 - Referred S Commerce & Environment Committee Journal page:S224
Effective Date:August 28, 2000
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Current Bill Summary

SB 966 - This act requires metropolitan areas with more than 300,000 inhabitants to phase in replacement of reformulated gasoline containing methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) with reformulated gasoline containing 10% ethanol. The replacement process will begin on January 1, 2002, and be completed by a date established in rules by the Department of Agriculture. Other counties and municipalities may adopt this replacement plan or develop their own plan.

This bill is similar to HB 1801 (2000).