51 U.S. Code § 30310 - Exception to alternative fuel procurement requirement
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Section 526(a)  of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (42 U.S.C. 17142 (a)) does not prohibit the Administration from entering into a contract to purchase a generally available fuel that is not an alternative or synthetic fuel or predominantly produced from a nonconventional petroleum source, if—
(1) the contract does not specifically require the contractor to provide an alternative or synthetic fuel or fuel from a nonconventional petroleum source;
(2) the purpose of the contract is not to obtain an alternative or synthetic fuel or fuel from a nonconventional petroleum source; and
(3) the contract does not provide incentives for a refinery upgrade or expansion to allow a refinery to use or increase its use of fuel from a nonconventional petroleum source.
 See References in Text note below.
Source(Pub. L. 111–314, § 3,Dec. 18, 2010, 124 Stat. 3366.)
|Revised Section||Source (U.S. Code)||Source (Statutes at Large)|
|42 U.S.C. 17827.|
|Pub. L. 110–422, title XI, § 1112, Oct. 15, 2008, 122 Stat. 4811.|
References in Text