DOE issued a pre-publication Federal Register final rule regarding test procedures for residential refrigerators and freezers (April 10, 2014).
There is no public meeting scheduled at this time.
The residential refrigerators and freezers test procedures rulemaking docket EERE-2012-BT-TP -0016 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.
EPCA sets forth the criteria and procedures DOE must follow when prescribing or amending test procedures for covered products. (42 U.S.C. 6293(b)(3))