H. R. 511
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
January 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.
Extension of nonapplication of No-Load Mode energy efficiency standard to certain security or life safety alarm or surveillance systems
Section 325(u)(3)(D)(ii) of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6295(u)(3)(D)(ii)) is amended—
2015 each place it appears and inserting
2017 and inserting
Section 325(u)(3)(E) of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6295(u)(3)(E)) is amended—
in clause (ii), by striking
July 1, 2017, and inserting
the effective date of the amendment under subparagraph (D)(ii); and
by adding at the end the following:
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.
Karen L. Haas,