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Health and Safety Code - HSC

DIVISION 26. AIR RESOURCES [39000 - 44474]

  ( Division 26 repealed and added by Stats. 1975, Ch. 957. )

PART 3. AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICTS [40000 - 41357]

  ( Part 3 added by Stats. 1975, Ch. 957. )

CHAPTER 11. Sacramento Metropolitan Air Quality Management District [40950 - 41082]

  ( Heading of Chapter 11 renumbered from Chapter 10 (as added by Stats. 1988, Ch. 1541) by Stats. 1990, Ch. 216, Sec. 79. )

ARTICLE 6. Air Quality Improvement Strategy [41060 - 41066]
  ( Article 6 added by Stats. 1988, Ch. 1541, Sec. 3. )

41060.
  

Not later than January 1, 1990, the Sacramento district shall adopt an air quality improvement strategy to reduce public exposure to air pollution and toxic air contaminants and to achieve and maintain state and federal ambient air quality standards by the earliest practicable date.

(Added by Stats. 1988, Ch. 1541, Sec. 3.)

41061.
  

The strategy shall provide for the enforcement of regulations adopted pursuant to Section 41011 or 41013 and shall provide for the implementation and enforcement of the transportation control measures included in the state implementation plan, as required by state and federal law.

(Added by Stats. 1988, Ch. 1541, Sec. 3.)

41062.
  

(a)  The strategy shall include a clean fuels program to provide, to the extent feasible and necessary to carry out the purposes of this chapter, a schedule for the introduction of cleaner burning alternative fuels and low-emission motor vehicles or control measures providing equivalent emission reductions within the district, a program to encourage the establishment of the necessary infrastructure to support the introduction of cleaner burning fuels, and demonstration programs and incentives to encourage the purchase of clean fueled vehicles and the use of cleaner burning fuels.

(b)  In developing the clean fuels program, the district shall consider projects utilizing methanol fuel; fuel cells; liquid petroleum gas; natural gas, including compressed natural gas; combination fuels; synthetic fuels; electricity, including electric vehicles; ethanol; and other cleaner burning fuels.

(c)  Nothing in this section authorizes the Sacramento district to require the sale or supply of any specific motor vehicle fuel.

(Amended by Stats. 1990, Ch. 216, Sec. 80.)

41063.
  

The strategy shall provide for the implementation of all feasible measures to improve transportation system management and reduce or mitigate increases in motor vehicle use within the Sacramento Valley region.

(Added by Stats. 1988, Ch. 1541, Sec. 3.)

41064.
  

In preparing, evaluating, and amending the strategy, the district may contract with the Sacramento Area Council of Governments or with any private organization or consultant for the preparation of analyses of the availability and effectiveness of transportation controls and motor vehicle use reduction measures.

(Added by Stats. 1988, Ch. 1541, Sec. 3.)

41065.
  

The strategy shall include a public education program designed to achieve effective implementation of all feasible transportation system management measures.

(Added by Stats. 1988, Ch. 1541, Sec. 3.)

41066.
  

The strategy shall be consistent with any nonattainment area plan required by state or federal law, or any requirement imposed on a local agency with respect to the preparation or administration of a plan.

(Added by Stats. 1988, Ch. 1541, Sec. 3.)

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