Establish Appliance Energy and Water Standards

Last updated: May 27, 2019

Details about this bill
Category: Environmental
Status: Carried Over
Sponsor: Representative William Pluecker, House 95
Session: 129
Bill #: LD 1750

Position:

Monitoring.

Summary:

This bill enacts the Appliance Energy and Water Standards Act to be implemented, administered and enforced by the Department of Environmental Protection. The Act generally provides that, beginning January 1, 2021, a person is prohibited from selling or offering for sale in the State certain appliances and products unless they meet or exceed applicable energy and water standards adopted by rule by the department. Beginning January 1, 2022, a person is prohibited from installing for compensation in the State any of those appliances or products.