American Auto. Mfrs. Ass'n v. Cahill

ELR Citation: ELR 21491
No(s). 97-7972 (2d Cir. Aug 11, 1998)

The court holds that New York's zero emission vehicle (ZEV) sales requirement for model years 1998-2002 is preempted by Clean Air Act (CAA) Ā§209. The court first holds that the ZEV sales requirement must be considered a standard "relating to the control of emissions" and is, therefore, within the p...