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AMA Chair & Lawmakers to Speak at E15 Fuel for Thought Lobby Day

Motorcycle Legislation News American Motorcyclist Association Chair Maggie McNally and several U.S. lawmakers are scheduled to speak at the AMA E15 Fuel for Thought Lobby...
AMA Seeks Broader Access to California's Clear Creek Area

AMA Seeks Broader Access to California’s Clear Creek Area

Motorcycle Legislation California's Clear Creek Management Area is of vital importance to the off-highway-vehicle community in the West, and the American Motorcyclist Association supports federal...

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...
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...

Is Centers for Disease Control Trying to Reduce Motorcycle Use?

Motorcycle Legislation U.S. Rep. Tim Walberg (R-Mich.) is asking the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention whether it is trying to reduce motorcycle ridership...
AMA: Majority in U.S. House Agree Ethanol Mandate has Problems

AMA: Majority in U.S. House Agree Ethanol Mandate has Problems

Motorcycle Legislation The Renewable Fuel Standard has a "serious problem" and must be reformed, according to a bipartisan group of congressmen who say 218 House...

AMA: New Survey Reveals Americans Fear E15 Fuel

Motorcycle E15 Fuel Debate A recent survey found that more than three-fourths of Americans fear that E15 fuel may damage car engines and fuel system...
U.S. House Votes to Retain NHTSA Motorcycle Lobbying Ban

U.S. House Votes to Retain NHTSA Motorcycle Lobbying Ban

Motorcycle Legislation The U.S. House of Representatives approved a bill late Tuesday that reaffirms Congress' intent to prohibit the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration from...

AMA: Congressional Motorcycle Caucus Formed in U.S. House

Motorcycle Legislation U.S. Reps. Michael Burgess (R-Texas) and Tim Griffin (R-Ark.) are serving as co-chairmen of the Congressional Motorcycle Caucus for the new 113th Congress,...

AMA: California’s Johnson Valley Recreation Riding Area Update

Motorcycle Industry News A bill to block a U.S. Marine Corps takeover of California's Johnson Valley off-highway vehicle recreation area was approved by the U.S....
AMA: Spending Bill Beneficial to Off-Road Riding Protection

AMA: Spending Bill Beneficial to Off-Road Riding Protection

Off-Road Riding Protection The National Defense Authorization Act of 2015 and the so-called CRomnibus spending bill, passed by both chambers of Congress last week, include...

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: 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 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 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,...