S226: A bill to exclude power supply circuits, drivers, and devices to be connected to, and power, light-emitting diodes or organic light-emitting diodes providing illumination or ceiling fans using direct current motors from energy conservation standards for external power supplies.

By | February 12, 2018
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Excludes from energy conservation standards for external power supplies any power supply circuit, driver, or device designed to power light-emitting diodes (commonly known as LEDs) or to power ceiling fans using direct current motors.

Official Summary

Passed House
Passed Senate
2017-10-24
Signed by President
Became Public Law

Amendments

None.

Sponsors

Original sponsor: Sen. Portman, Rob [R-OH]

Cosponsors: Sen. Shaheen, Jeanne [D-NH], Sen. Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]

Votes

Passed Senate by voice vote.

Related bill:  HR 518

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