DOE published a Federal Register notice of comment period extension regarding the preliminary technical support document. The comment period is extended until February 23, 2015. 80 FR 5052 (January 30, 2015)
DOE published notice of public meeting and availability of the preliminary technical support document. 79 FR 73503 (December 11, 2014)
DOE held a public meeting on January 20, 2015.
The general service lamps energy conservation standards rulemaking docket docket EERE–2013–BT–STD–0051 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.
|Preliminary Technical Support Document
Energy conservation standards for general service lamps 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. (42 U.S.C. 6291–6309) These appliances are treated as covered products under Part A. (42 U.S.C. 6291(2) and (30)(BB))