40 CFR 80.1160 - What acts are prohibited under the RFS program?

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§ 80.1160 What acts are prohibited under the RFS program?
(a) Renewable fuel producer or importer violation. Except as provided in § 80.1154, no person shall produce or import a renewable fuel without generating a batch-RIN as required under § 80.1126.
(b) RIN generation and transfer violations. No person shall do any of the following:
(1) Improperly generate a RIN (e.g., generate a RIN for which the applicable renewable fuel volume was not produced).
(2) Create or transfer to any person a RIN that is invalid under § 80.1131.
(3) Transfer to any person a RIN that is not properly identified as required under § 80.1125.
(4) Transfer to any person a RIN with a K code of 1 without transferring an appropriate volume of renewable fuel to the same person on the same day.
(c) RIN use violations. No person shall do any of the following:
(1) Fail to acquire sufficient RINs, or use invalid RINs, to meet the party's renewable fuel volume obligation under § 80.1127.
(2) Fail to acquire sufficient RINs to meet the party's renewable fuel volume obligation under § 80.1130.
(3) Use a validly generated RIN to meet the party's renewable fuel volume obligation under § 80.1127, or separate and transfer a validly generated RIN, where the party ultimately uses the renewable fuel volume associated with the RIN in a heater or boiler.
(d) RIN retention violation. No person shall retain RINs in violation of the requirements in § 80.1128(a)(5).
(e) Causing a violation. No person shall cause another person to commit an act in violation of any prohibited act under this section.
(f) Failure to meet a requirement. No person shall fail to meet any requirement that applies to that person under this subpart.
[72 FR 24003, May 1, 2007, as amended at 73 FR 57257, Oct. 2, 2008]

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  • 2014-05-22; vol. 79 # 99 - Thursday, May 22, 2014
    1. 79 FR 29362 - Approval of States' Requests To Relax the Federal Reid Vapor Pressure Volatility Standard in Florida, and the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill and Greensboro/Winston-Salem/High Point Areas in North Carolina
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      Withdrawal of direct final rule.
      The direct final rule published at 79 FR 17889 on March 31, 2014, is withdrawn as of May 22, 2014.
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Title 40 published on 2013-07-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 40 CFR 80 after this date.

  • 2014-05-22; vol. 79 # 99 - Thursday, May 22, 2014
    1. 79 FR 29362 - Approval of States' Requests To Relax the Federal Reid Vapor Pressure Volatility Standard in Florida, and the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill and Greensboro/Winston-Salem/High Point Areas in North Carolina
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      ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
      Withdrawal of direct final rule.
      The direct final rule published at 79 FR 17889 on March 31, 2014, is withdrawn as of May 22, 2014.
      40 CFR Part 80