DOE published a notice of public meeting and availability of the framework document regarding energy conservation standards for ceiling fan light kits. 78 FR 16443 (March 15, 2013).
A public meeting was held on March 22, 2013.
The ceiling fan light kits energy conservation standards rulemaking docket EERE-2012-BT-STD-0045 contains all notices, public comments, public meeting transcripts, and supporting documents. For the latest information on the planned timing of future DOE regulatory milestones, see the current Office of Management and Budget Unified Agenda of Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions. All planned dates are preliminary and subject to change.
Energy conservation standards for ceiling fan light kits are authorized by Part A, the "Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products Other Than Automobiles" of Title III of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (EPCA), as amended, as amended. (42 U.S.C. 6291–6309)These appliances are treated as covered products under Part A. (42 U.S.C. 6291(2) and (50) )