Rulemaking for Commercial Prerinse Spray Valves Standard
The Department of Energy (DOE) is initiating a rulemaking to develop a potential test procedure and energy conservation standard for commercial prerinse spray valves.
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DOE has published a Federal Register final rule pertaining to energy conservation standards for commercial prerinse spray valves. 81 FR 4748 (January 27, 2016).
There is no public meeting scheduled at this time.
The commercial prerinse spray valves energy conservation standards rulemaking docket EERE-2014-BT-STD-0027 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.
|Notice of Proposed Rulemaking|
|Notice of Data Availability|
- Notice of Data Availability, Republication, Federal Register, 80 FR 72608, (November 20, 2015)
- Notice of Data Availability, Federal Register, 80 FR 69888, (November 12, 2015)
- Life Cycle Cost
- National Impact Analysis
- Government Regulatory Impact Model
- Engineering Analysis
- Notice of Data Availability, Republication, pre-publication, Federal Register, (November 16, 2015)
- Comment Deadline: December 4, 2015
- The effective date of this rule is March 28, 2016. Compliance with the amended standards is required on and after January 28, 2019.
DOE is also considering a test procedure for commercial prerinse spray valves.
The current energy conservation standards for commercial prerinse spray valves are mandated 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 products are treated as covered products under Part A. (42 U.S.C. 6295(dd))
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