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Download as PDF 70105 Rules and Regulations Federal Register Vol. 77, No. 226 Friday, November 23, 2012 10 CFR Parts 429 and 430 October 31, 2012 final rule. (77 FR 65941) Pursuant to the Administrative Procedure Act, 5 U.S.C. 553(b), DOE has determined that notice and prior opportunity for comment on this rule are unnecessary and contrary to the public interest. The instruction is being revised to delete reference to adding section 3.1.3.3 because there is no accompanying text for such a section; the insertion was made in error. DOE has determined that there is good cause to waive the 30-day delay in effective date for these same reasons. [Docket No. EERE–2010–BT–TP–0039] Correction RIN 1904–AC01 ■ This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains regulatory documents having general applicability and legal effect, most of which are keyed to and codified in the Code of Federal Regulations, which is published under 50 titles pursuant to 44 U.S.C. 1510. The Code of Federal Regulations is sold by the Superintendent of Documents. Prices of new books are listed in the first FEDERAL REGISTER issue of each week. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY In FR Doc. 2012–25645, appearing on page 65941 in the Federal Register of Wednesday, October 31, 2012, the following correction is made: Energy Conservation Program: Test Procedures for Residential Dishwashers, Dehumidifiers, and Conventional Cooking Products; Correction. Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Department of Energy. ACTION: Final rule; correction. AGENCY: The Department of Energy is correcting a final rule that appeared in the Federal Register of October 31, 2012. The rule established new test procedures for residential dishwashers and dehumidifiers, and amended the currently applicable test procedure for conventional cooking products under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act. DATES: The effective date of this rule is December 17, 2012. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Ashley Armstrong, U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Building Technologies Program, EE–2J, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585–0121. Telephone: (202) 586–6590. Email: Ashley.Armstrong@ee.doe.gov. Ms. Elizabeth Kohl, U.S. Department of Energy, Office of the General Counsel, GC–71, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585–0121. Telephone: (202) 586–7796. 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Instead, to avoid potential consumer confusion and reduce compliance burden for industry, the Bureau plans to implement these disclosures as part of the integrated mortgage disclosure forms proposed earlier this year, which combine certain disclosures that consumers receive in connection with applying for and closing on a mortgage loan under the Truth in Lending Act and the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act. Accordingly, this rulemaking exempts persons from complying with these mortgage disclosure requirements and provides that such exemptions are intended to last only until the integrated mortgage disclosure forms take effect. DATES: The rule is effective on November 23, 2012. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michael G. Silver, Counsel; and Richard B. Horn, Senior Counsel, Office of Regulations, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, 1700 G Street NW., Washington, DC 20552 at (202) 435– 7700. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Overview Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection. 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Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 226 / Friday, November 23, 2012 / 
Rules and Regulations

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

10 CFR Parts 429 and 430

[Docket No. EERE-2010-BT-TP-0039]
RIN 1904-AC01


Energy Conservation Program: Test Procedures for Residential 
Dishwashers, Dehumidifiers, and Conventional Cooking Products; 
Correction.

AGENCY: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Department of 
Energy.

ACTION: Final rule; correction.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Energy is correcting a final rule that 
appeared in the Federal Register of October 31, 2012. The rule 
established new test procedures for residential dishwashers and 
dehumidifiers, and amended the currently applicable test procedure for 
conventional cooking products under the Energy Policy and Conservation 
Act.

DATES: The effective date of this rule is December 17, 2012.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Ms. Ashley Armstrong, U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Energy 
Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Building Technologies Program, EE-2J, 
1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585-0121. Telephone: 
(202) 586-6590. Email: Ashley.Armstrong@ee.doe.gov.
Ms. Elizabeth Kohl, U.S. Department of Energy, Office of the General 
Counsel, GC-71, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585-
0121. Telephone: (202) 586-7796. Email: Elizabeth.Kohl@hq.doe.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Procedural Issues and Regulatory Review

    The regulatory reviews conducted for this rulemaking are those set 
forth in the October 31, 2012 final rule. (77 FR 65941)
    Pursuant to the Administrative Procedure Act, 5 U.S.C. 553(b), DOE 
has determined that notice and prior opportunity for comment on this 
rule are unnecessary and contrary to the public interest. The 
instruction is being revised to delete reference to adding section 
3.1.3.3 because there is no accompanying text for such a section; the 
insertion was made in error. DOE has determined that there is good 
cause to waive the 30-day delay in effective date for these same 
reasons.

Correction

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In FR Doc. 2012-25645, appearing on page 65941 in the Federal Register 
of Wednesday, October 31, 2012, the following correction is made:

Appendix I to Subpart B of Part 430 [Corrected]

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On page 65987, in the second column, the language of amendatory 
instruction 11.d.4, ``Adding sections 3.1.3, 3.1.3.1, 3.1.3.2, and 
3.1.3.3;'' is corrected to read as follows: ``Adding sections 3.1.3, 
3.1.3.1, and 3.1.3.2;''

    Issued in Washington, DC, on November 16, 2012.
Kathleen B. Hogan,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency, Energy Efficiency and 
Renewable Energy.
[FR Doc. 2012-28451 Filed 11-21-12; 8:45 am]
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