Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Test Procedure for Microwave Ovens (Active Mode)

Docket ID: EERE-2010-BT-TP-0023
Agency: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Office (EERE)
Parent Agency: Department of Energy (DOE)
This rulemaking is to establish test procedures to measure the cooking efficiency (active mode energy use) for microwave ovens.
RIN: 1904-AC26
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 10 CFR 430
Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant
UA and Regulatory Plan Information open glossary dialog  
Publication Period: Fall 2013
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule
Major Rule: Undetermined
Legal Authorities: 42 USC 6291 et seq
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: No
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: Undetermined
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
ActionDateFR Citation
Notice of Public Meeting07/22/201075 FR 42611
Notice of Data Availability; Request for Comment06/05/201277 FR 33106
NODA Comment Period End06/25/2012
NPRM02/04/201378 FR 7939
NPRM Comment Period End04/22/2013
Final Action09/00/2014
Docket Details open glossary dialog  
Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Category: Energy Conservation
Type: Rulemaking
Program Office: Building Technologies Program (BT)

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Apr 22, 2013 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 02/04/2013
ID: EERE-2010-BT-TP-0023-0023
Comment Period Closed
Jul 05, 2012 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 06/05/2012
ID: EERE-2010-BT-TP-0023-0014
Comment Period Closed
Nov 23, 2011 11:59 PM ET
Posted: 03/01/2012
ID: EERE-2010-BT-TP-0023-0013
Comment Period Closed
Nov 23, 2011 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 10/24/2011
ID: EERE-2010-BT-TP-0023-0008
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 12/15/2011
ID: EERE-2010-BT-TP-0023-0012

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 06/13/2013
ID: EERE-2010-BT-TP-0023-0029
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 06/13/2013
ID: EERE-2010-BT-TP-0023-0030
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 05/23/2013
ID: EERE-2010-BT-TP-0023-0028


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Comments Received*
Regulatory Timeline
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Proposed Rule
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Final Rule
Current Stage
Agency Contact
Ashley Armstrong
General Engineer, EE-2J
1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585
Washington, DC 20585
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