Volkswagen Group of America
Campaign Finance$23,300 Given
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- contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
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Lobbying on Behalf of Volkswagen Group of America
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount Volkswagen Group of America $2,845,088
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Automotive Industry
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.6 Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007
RegulationsMentioned in 80 dockets; Submitted to 16 dockets
All data is based on documents downloaded from Regulations.gov. The first table shows mentions: all documents that include the name of the company anywhere in the document or document metadata. The second table shows submissions: all documents where the submitter metadata included the company name. Each table shows the top 10 dockets, ranked by number of occurrences.
Matches are based on a search for the company name. Variations in the company name, such as acronyms, nicknames or alternate names may cause documents to be missed. The mention of a company name in a document may be incidental and does not necessarily indicate that the company has any relevance to the document. Company names that are common English words may erroneously match with text that is not referring to the company.
Not all agencies submit public comments to Regulations.gov. For a list of participating and non-participating agencies see here. Agencies that do submit to Regulations.gov have varying levels of accuracy and completeness.
Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.
The tables show occurrences of "Volkswagen Group of America" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 2 NHTSA Auto Industry Brake Shift Interlock Voluntary Agreement 2006
- Toggle 2 NHTSA Rear View Mirrors and Low Speed Vehicles 2010
- Toggle 2 NHTSA Technical Admendment to 49 CFR Part 541 2009
- Toggle 1 NHTSA NHTSA Distraction Plan 2010
- Toggle 1 NHTSA Preliminary Theft Data; Motor Vehicle Theft Prevention Standard 2011
- Toggle 1 NHTSA Notice of Proposed Rulemaking 2008
- Toggle 1 NHTSA NPRM FMVSS No. 114 - Theft Protection and Rollaway Prevention 2011
- Toggle 1 NHTSA Granting Petition for Rulemaking for FMVSS 108 2011
- Toggle 1 NHTSA Federal Motor Vechicle Safety Standards Events Data Recorder 2012
- Toggle 1 NHTSA Notice of Proposed Rulemaking and Support Material for Quiet Vehicle Alert Sound Rulemaking 2011
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 7 EPA Light-Duty Vehicle Emission Defect Information Reports 2005
- Toggle 7 NHTSA Notice of Proposed Rulemaking and Support Material for Quiet Vehicle Alert Sound Rulemaking 2011
- Toggle 5 EPA EPA/NHTSA Joint Rulemaking to Establish Light-duty Vehicle GHG Emissions Standards and CAFE Standards for Model Year 2017 and Later 2010
- Toggle 4 NHTSA 2009 MY Audi A6 - Inconsequential Noncompliance Petition 2010
- Toggle 4 NHTSA Notice of Intent to Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for New Corporate Average Fuel Economy Standards 2009
- Toggle 4 NHTSA Corporate Average Fuel Economy -- Model Years 2017-2025 2010
- Toggle 3 EPA EPA/NHTSA Joint Rulemaking to Establish Light-duty Vehicle GHG Emissions Standards and CAFE Standards 2009
- Toggle 3 NHTSA Model Year 2012 Test Reports 2011
- Toggle 3 NHTSA Rear View Mirrors and Low Speed Vehicles 2010
- Toggle 3 NHTSA Environmental Impact Statement for Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE)Standards, Model Years 2017-2025 2011
EPA Violations2 Enforcement Actions
Figures are based on data from the Environmental Protection Agency’s ECHO website. The ECHO database contains federal and state environmental enforcement actions. Data displayed here includes only those actions that began after 2000 and resulted in fines of over $1 million.
Actions where the company was the sole defendant are listed first. Actions where the company is one of multiple defendants are listed subsequently.
For more information see our EPA methodology page.
|Volkswagen Of America, Inc||Volkswagen of America, Inc.||2005||Auburn Hills, Mi||$27,775,126|
|Casmalia Resources - Abc Unified School District||Volkswagen of North America (+256 others)||2006||Casmalia, Ca||$4,346,984|