Environmental Protection Agency: Control of Emissions From Nonroad Large Spark-Ignition Engines, and Recreational Engines (Marine and Land-Based), GAO-03-302R, B-291673, November 21, 2002
B-291673: Nov 21, 2002
This is our report on a major rule promulgated by the Environmental Protection Agency. It was published in the Federal Register as a final rule on November 8. The final rule adopts emission standards for several groups of nonroad engines that have not been subject to EPA emission standards. These are large spark-ignition engines such as those used in forklifts and airport ground-service equipment. Enclosed is our assessment of the EPA's compliance with the procedural steps required by section 801(a)(1)(B)(i) through (iv) of title 5 with respect to the rule. If you have any questions about this report. The official responsible for GAO evaluation work relating to the subject matter of the rule is Robert Robinson.