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Daily Update for Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Daily Update summarizes environment-related rules, proposed rules, and notices published in the current issue of the Federal Register.

81 FR 34777

Proposed Rules

EPA proposed annual percentage standards for cellulosic biofuel, biomass-based diesel, advanced biofuel, and total renewable fuel for all motor vehicle gasoline and diesel produced or imported in the year 2017 and the applicable volume of biomass-based diesel for 2018.

Clean Air Act (CAA)

81 FR 34271

Final Rules

DOT's FHwA and Federal Transit Administration amended categorical exclusions for projects receiving limited federal assistance to reflect a requirement in the Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act of December 4, 2015, to index the monetary thresholds for inflation, as required by NEPA.

National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)