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  • AMA News and Notes: July 2015

    July 01, 2015

    AMA News & Notes is a monthly publication compiled and edited by the American Motorcyclist Association Government Relations Department. Designed to inform motorcyclists of rights-related issues and events in the United States and around the world.

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  • NHTSA lobbying clause struck from transportation bill

    July 01, 2015

    An amendment to the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act killed a provision that would have reinstated the ability of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to spend federal tax money to lobby for state motorcycle helmet laws.

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  • American Motorcyclist Association gathers nearly 8,000 signatures on anti-E15 petition

    June 19, 2015

    Nearly 8,000 concerned individuals have joined the American Motorcyclist Association to oppose the spread of higher-ethanol blended fuels across the country, the motorcyclist advocacy organization announced today.

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  • UC Berkeley study shows lane-splitting motorcyclists are safer in traffic

    June 02, 2015

    A new study by the University of California Berkeley shows that motorcyclists who split lanes in heavy traffic are significantly less likely to be struck from behind by other motorists and are less likely to suffer head or torso injuries, the American Motorcyclist Association reports.

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  • AMA News and Notes: June 2015

    June 01, 2015

    AMA News & Notes is a monthly publication compiled and edited by the American Motorcyclist Association Government Relations Department. Designed to inform motorcyclists of rights-related issues and events in the United States and around the world.

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  • Proposed EPA Renewable Fuel Standard would increase ethanol risks for motorcycles, ATVs

    May 29, 2015

    The Renewable Fuel Standard proposals announced today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency would increase the risk of misfueling for motorcyclists and all-terrain-vehicle owners by forcing the widespread availability of higher-ethanol fuel blends, such as E15, the American Motorcyclist Association reports.

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  • Motorcyclists fatalities projected to drop for second straight year

    May 20, 2015

    Motorcyclist fatalities appear to have dropped for the second straight year, according to preliminary 2014 data from the Governors Highway Safety Association.

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  • AMA supports lane-splitting in Oregon

    May 19, 2015

    Former U.S. Sen. Wayne Allard, AMA vice president of government relations, joined about a dozen motorcyclists and other motorcycle advocates appearing before the Oregon State Legislature on May 15 in favor of a bill to make lane splitting legal.

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  • AMAtv: Ethanol, Off-Highway Access and More

    May 07, 2015

    Hear what Senator Wayne Allard, AMA V.P. of Government Relations, has to say about Ethanol, off-highway access and more in the latest episode of AMA TV.

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  • AMA News and Notes: May 2015

    May 01, 2015

    AMA News & Notes is a monthly publication compiled and edited by the American Motorcyclist Association Government Relations Department. Designed to inform motorcyclists of rights-related issues and events in the United States and around the world. AMA News & Notes welcomes your input.

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