Additional Guidance Regarding Application of Current Procedures for Testing Energy Consumption of Clothes Washers with Warm Rinse Cycles, Issued: June 30, 2010.
Draft of DOE interpretive rule, which sets out DOE's views on the clothes washer testing procedure described in 10 CFR § 430 Appendix J1, having to do with how to apply the testing procedures to washers with a warm rinse option. This draft interpretive rule represents DOE’s interpretation of its existing regulations and is exempt from the notice and comment requirements of the APA. See 5 U.S.C. § 553(b)(A). Nevertheless, DOE invites feedback from the public on the interpretation, until July 30, 2010.