Suing for Relief

Haefele, Marc B.
June 2001
Reason;Jun2001, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p44
Highlights the lawsuit filed by General Motors and its dealers before a California Superior Court in Contra Costa County against the California Air Resources Board (CARB) for regulatory relief from its order to build zero-emission vehicles (ZEV) in the state. Overview of the decree of CARB to build ZEV; Why manufacturers did not fulfill the decree of CARB on ZEV.


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