H.R.511 - Power And Security Systems (PASS) Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Welch, Peter [D-VT-At Large] (Introduced 01/12/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 01/24/2017 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (All Actions)|
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Text: H.R.511 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
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Referred in Senate (01/24/2017)
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
To provide for consideration of the extension under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act of nonapplication of No-Load Mode energy efficiency standards to certain security or life safety alarms or surveillance systems, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the “Power And Security Systems (PASS) Act”.
(a) Section 325(u)(3)(D)(ii) of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6295(u)(3)(D)(ii)) is amended—
(1) by striking “2015” each place it appears and inserting “2021”; and
(2) by striking “2017” and inserting “2023”.
(b) Section 325(u)(3)(E) of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6295(u)(3)(E)) is amended—
(1) in clause (ii), by striking “July 1, 2017,” and inserting “the effective date of the amendment under subparagraph (D)(ii)”; and
(2) by adding at the end the following:
“(iv) TREATMENT IN RULE.—In the rule under subparagraph (D)(ii) and subsequent amendments the Secretary may treat some or all external power supplies designed to be connected to a security or life safety alarm or surveillance system as a separate product class or may extend the nonapplication under clause (ii).”.
Passed the House of Representatives January 23, 2017.
|Attest:||karen l. haas,|