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AMA: Universal Motorcycle Helmet Law Push Based on Faulty Reasoning

AMA: Universal Motorcycle Helmet Law Push Based on Faulty Reasoning

Universal Motorcycle Helmet Laws A new recommendation for universal motorcycle helmet laws by a task force of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

Motorcyclists Rally in D.C. & Voice Concerns over E15 Fuel Blend

Motorcycle Legislation Motorcyclists and federal lawmakers spoke out about their concerns over E15 fuel in a rally at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, June 19....
Senate Bill Would Prohibit Federal Funds for Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints

Senate Bill Would Prohibit Federal Funds for Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints

Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints A bipartisan bill introduced Friday by U.S. Sens. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.), Ron Johnson (R-Wis.), Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.), Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) and Susan Collins...

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...
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: 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 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: 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 Launches 2014 Vote Like A Motorcyclist Campaign

AMA Launches 2014 Vote Like A Motorcyclist Campaign

2014 Vote Like a Motorcyclist Campaign The American Motorcyclist Association's '2014 AMA Vote Like A Motorcyclist' campaign provides AMA members with exclusive access to an...

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: 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 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: 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: 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...