[Federal Register Volume 62, Number 73 (Wednesday, April 16, 1997)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Pages 18557-18558]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 97-9945]


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

40 CFR Part 92

[FRL-5812-9]
RIN 2060-AD33


Emission Standards for Locomotives and Locomotive Engines

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice of postponement of public hearing and extension of 
comment period.

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SUMMARY: On February 11, 1997 (62 FR 6365), EPA published a Notice of 
Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) that proposed emission standards for 
locomotives and locomotive engines. EPA is changing the date on which 
it will hold the public hearing for that NPRM and extending the written 
comment period.

DATES: The public hearing will be held on May 15, 1997, starting at 
9:30 a.m. Persons wishing to present oral testimony are requested to 
notify EPA on or before May 8, 1997 to allow for an orderly scheduling 
of oral testimony. Written comments must be received on or before June 
16, 1997.

ADDRESSES: The public hearing will be held at the Crown Plaza Hotel 
(313-729-2600), which is located at 8000 Merriman Road, Romulus, 
Michigan. Written comments are to be addressed to: EPA Air and 
Radiation Docket, Attention: Docket No. A-94-31, Room M-1500, Mail Code 
6102, U.S. EPA, 401 M Street, S.W., Washington DC 20460.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For information on this rulemaking 
contact: John Mueller, U.S. EPA, Engine Programs and Compliance 
Division, 2565 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105; Telephone: (313) 
668-4275, Fax: (313) 741-7816. Requests for hard copies of the 
rulemaking documents should be directed to Carol Connell at (313) 668-
4349.

List of Subjects in 40 CFR Part 92

    Environmental protection, Air pollution control, Railroads.


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    Dated: April 11, 1997.
Mary D. Nichols,
Assistant Administrator for Air and Radiation.
[FR Doc. 97-9945 Filed 4-15-97; 8:45 am]
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