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H.R. 511 (115th): Power And Security Systems (PASS) Act

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Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 511 directs the Department of Energy to decide by 2021 whether standards for class A external power supply (EPS) should be amended. Any necessary amendments would apply to products manufactured after July 1, 2023. No-Load Mode standards provided under current law shall not apply to EPS manufactured before the effective date of such amendments. Finally, the Department may treat EPS designed to be connected to a security or life safety alarm or surveillance system as a separate product class or may extend available non-application provisions.

Sponsor and status

Peter Welch

Sponsor. Representative for Vermont At Large. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 24, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Jan 12, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was enacted as:

S. 190: Power And Security Systems (PASS) Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 2, 2017. (compare text)
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History

Jan 12, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jan 23, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

H.R. 511 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 511. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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