House Passes AV Legislation
MEMA applauds the House of Representatives for their passage of H.R. 3388, the SELF DRIVE Act, which creates a roadmap for continued deployment of... READ MORE

Copper in Brakes
June 13
On May 23, MEMA and the Brake Manufactures Council (BMC) submitted comments to California’s Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) on its... READ MORE
California’s Proposition 65 Reform
June 10
California’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) issued a proposed rule reforming Proposition 65 (Prop 65) in November 2015.... READ MORE
Congress Passes Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Reform
June 09 by Laurie Holmes
Last week, the Senate approved The Frank R. Lautenberg – Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act, otherwise known as the TSCA reform bill (H.R. 2576... READ MORE
MEMA Lauds Passage of Energy Modernization Bill
April 26
MEMA hailed the Senate’s passage of the Energy Modernization bill (S 2012), which includes the Vehicle Innovation Act, on April 20. The Act... READ MORE
MEMA in the States
April 12
As Congress struggles with partisan gridlock, state lawmakers and regulators have become increasingly active.  MEMA advocates for its members at... READ MORE
NHTSA, Automakers Agree to Make AEB Standard on New Vehicles
March 22 by Leigh Merino
On March 17, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) presented the results of their challenge to the automakers last September,... READ MORE
MEMA Commends NHTSA on Taking Steps to Upgrade NCAP
February 02
In testimony at the Jan. 29 public hearing regarding proposed upgrades to the New Car Assessment Program (NCAP), MEMA commended the National Highway... READ MORE
The Future of NCAP
January 26 by Ann Wilson
It is car show season and as consumers wander around the shows, another debate is gaining focus in Washington, D.C. – how does the Federal... READ MORE