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ENERGY POLICY AND CONSERVATION ACT
Public Law 94-163 94th Congress, S. 622 December 22, 1975
AN ACT To increase domestic energy supplies and availability; to restrain energy demand; to prepare for energy emergencies; and for other purposes.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That this Act may be cited as the "Energy Policy and Conservation Act".
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Sec. 2. Statement of purposes.
TITLE I-MATTERS RELATED TO DOMESTIC SUPPLY
PART A-DOMESTIC SUPPLY
Sec. 101. Coal conversion.
Sec. 102. Incentives to develop underground coal mines.
Sec. 103. Domestic use of energy supplies and related materials and equipment.
Sec. 104. Materials allocation.
Sec. 105. Prohibition of certain lease bidding arrangements.
PART B-STRATEGIC PETROLEUM RESERVE
Sec. 151. Declaration of policy.
Sec. 152. Definitions.
Sec. 153. Strategic Petroleum Reserve Office.
Sec. 156. Industrial Petroleum Reserve.
Sec. 159. Review by Congress and implementation.
Sec. 166. Authorization of appropriations.
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TITLE II-STANDBY ENERGY AUTHORITIES
PART A-GENERAL EMERGENCY AUTHORITIES
Sec. 201. Conditions of exercise of energy conservation and rationing authorities.
Sec. 202. Energy conservation contingency plans.
Sec. 203. Rationing contingency plan.
PART B-AUTHORITIES WITH RESPECT TO INTERNATIONAL ENERGY PROGRAM
Sec. 251. International oil allocation.
Sec. 252. International voluntary agreements.
Sec. 253. Advisory committees.
Sec. 254. Exchange of information.
Sec. 255. Relationship of this title to the international energy agreement.
TITLE III-IMPROVING ENERGY EFFICIENCY
PART A-AUTOMOTIVE FUEL ECONOMY
Sec. 301. Amendment to Motor Vehicle Information and Cost Savings Act.
"TITLE V-IMPROVING AUTOMOTIVE EFFICIENCY
"PART A-AUTOMOTIVE FUEL ECONOMY
"Sec. 501. Definitions.
"Sec. 502. Average fuel economy standards applicable to each
"Sec. 503. Determination of average fuel economy.
"Sec. 505. Information and reports.
"Sec. 506. Labeling.
"Sec. 507. Unlawful conduct.
"Sec. 508. Civil penalty.
"Sec. 509. Effect on State law.
"Sec. 510. Use of fuel efficient passenger automobile by the
"Sec. 511. Retrofit devices.
"Sec. 512. Reports to Congress.".
PART B-ENERGY CONSERVATION PROGRAM FOR CONSUMER PRODUCTS OTHER THAN AUTOMOBILES
Sec. 321. Definitions.
Sec. 322. Coverage.
Sec. 323. Test procedures.
Sec. 324. Labeling.
Sec. 325. Energy efficiency standards.
Sec. 326. Requirements of manufacturers and private labelers. Sec. 327. Effect on other law.
Sec. 330. Exports.
Sec. 331. Imports.
Sec. 332. Prohibited acts.
Sec. 333. Enforcement.
Sec. 334. Injunctive enforcement.
Sec. 335. Citizen suits.
Sec. 336. Administrative procedure and judicial review.
Sec. 337. Consumer education.
Sec. 338. Annual report.
Sec. 339. Authorization of appropriations.
PART C-CERTAIN INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT
Sec. 340. Definitions.
Sec. 341. Purpose and coverage.
Sec. 342. Study of electric motors and pumps and other industrial
Sec. 343. Test procedures.
Sec. 344. Labeling requirements.
Sec. 345. Administration, penalties, and enforcement.
Sec. 346. Authorization of appropriations.
PART D-STATE ENERGY CONSERVATION PROGRAMS
Sec. 361. Findings and purpose.
Sec. 362. State energy conservation plans.
Sec. 363. Federal assistance to States.
Sec. 364. Energy conservation goals.
Sec. 365. General provisions.
Sec. 366. Definitions.
[Sec. 367. Supplemental State energy conservation plans.1]
PART E-INDUSTRIAL ENERGY CONSERVATION
Sec. 371. Definitions.
Sec. 372. Program.
Sec. 373. Identification of major energy consumers.
Sec. 374. Industrial energy efficiency improvement targets.
Sec. 375. Reports.
Sec. 376. General provisions.
PART F-OTHER FEDERAL ENERGY CONSERVATION MEASURES
Sec. 381. Federal energy conservation programs.
Sec. 382. Energy conservation in policies and practices of certain
Sec. 383. Federal actions with respect to recycled oil.
PART G-ENERGY CONSERVATION PROGRAM FOR SCHOOLS AND
Sec. 391. Definitions.
Sec. 392. Guidelines.
Sec. 393. Preliminary energy audits and energy audits.
Sec. 394. State plans.
Sec. 395. Applications for financial assistance.
Sec. 396. Grants for project costs and technical assistance.
Sec. 397. Authorization of appropriations.
Sec. 398. Allocation of grants.
Sec. 399. Administration; annual reports.
Sec. 400. Records.
PART H-ENERGY CONSERVATION PROGRAM FOR BUILDINGS OWNED
Sec. 400A. Definitions.
Sec. 400B. Guidelines and rules.
Sec. 400C. Preliminary energy audits and energy audits.
Sec. 400D. State plans.
Sec. 400E. Applications for grants for technical assistance.
Sec. 400F. Grants for technical assistance.
Sec. 400G. Authorization of appropriations.
Sec. 400H. Allocation of grants.
Sec. 4001. Administration; annual reports.
1 Public Law 94-385 added section 367, but did not amend the table of contents.