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Support AMA Petition to End Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints

Support AMA Petition to End Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints

Motorcycle Legislation This week, the American Motorcyclist Association launched a national petition drive to end federally funded motorcycle-only checkpoints. And now, the AMA is calling on...
AMA: Petition Seeks End of Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints

AMA: Petition Seeks End of Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints

Motorcycle Legislation The American Motorcyclist Association launched a petition drive today aimed at ending the discriminatory law-enforcement practice of setting up checkpoints that target only...
AMA Calls for Overhaul of Failed Renewable Fuel Standard

AMA Calls for Overhaul of Failed Renewable Fuel Standard

AMA Plea comes during National Renewable Fuel Standard “Day of Action” The federal government's Renewable Fuel Standard is a failed strategy that must be completely...
AMA: EPA Acknowledges That Ethanol Damages Engines

AMA: EPA Acknowledges That Ethanol Damages Engines

Motorcycle Legislation News - Ethanol Damages Engines The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has publicly acknowledged that ethanol in gasoline can damage internal combustion engines by...
AMA Supporter Tom Petri to Retire From Congress

AMA Supporter Tom Petri to Retire From Congress

Motorcycle Legislation News U.S. Rep. Tom Petri (R-Wis.) recently announced that he will not seek reelection. The announcement came during a town meeting at the Neenah,...
AMA: Driver Privacy Act Amended to Secure Motorcyclists' Info

AMA: Driver Privacy Act Amended to Secure Motorcyclists’ Info

Motorcycle Legislation News A proposed change in the language of the Driver Privacy Act in the U.S. Senate would expand the bill's scope to protect...

AMA to Congress: IRS Plan Would ‘Stifle Nonpartisan Speech’

Motorcycle Legislation News A new rule proposed by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service would stifle nonpartisan speech and create a de-facto blackout period around elections,...

AMA: BLM Reopens 31,000 Acres of Clear Creek Management Area

Motorcycle Legislation The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has announced the reopening of the 31,000-acre Serpentine Area of Critical Environmental Concern in California's San Benito...

AMA: President Signs Agricultural Act that Helps Deter Distribution of E15

Motorcycle Legislation The Agricultural Act of 2014 signed into law by President Barack Obama today contains a provision that helps deter distribution of E15 fuels...

AMA: FCC Makes Commitment to Keep V2V Free from Interference

Motorcycle Legislation The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission has made a commitment to ensure that the 5.9 GHz bandwidth - which supports vehicle-to-vehicle communications,...

AMA: Farm Bill Provision Would Deter Distribution of E15 Fuels in U.S.

Motorcycle Legislation News The Agricultural Act of 2014 passed by the U.S. House of Representatives on Jan. 29 contains a provision that would deter distribution...

AMA: Appropriations Bill Supports Public Access in Western states

Motorcycle Legislation News The Omnibus Appropriations Act, a massive funding bill now working its way through the U.S. Congress, includes provisions that would prohibit implementation...

Brammo Offers Retail Incentives as Federal Tax Credit Expires

Brammo Electric Motorcycles Due to the expiration of a 10-percent Federal Tax Credit, Brammo is offering its 2013 Empulse with a $2,000 retail incentive, and...

AMA: California’s Johnson Valley Off-Highway Vehicle Area Saved

Motorcycle Legislation News The Johnson Valley Off-Highway Vehicle Recreation Area in California won't be taken over by the military after all, thanks to language included...

AMA Seeks Meeting with U.S. Agency Head on Helmet Law Proposal

Motorcycle Legislation News The American Motorcyclist Association is seeking a meeting with the head of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to find...