The Energy Policy Act of 1992, referred to in subsec. (b)(4), is Pub. L. 102–486
, Oct. 24, 1992, 106 Stat. 2776
. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section
, The Public Health and Welfare and Tables.
This chapter, referred to in subsec. (b)(6), was in the original “this subtitle”, which was translated as meaning title III of Pub. L. 95–617
to reflect the probable intent of Congress.
2007—Subsec. (a)(2). Pub. L. 110–140
, § 532(c), which directed substitution of “(4), (5), and (6)” for “and (4)” in subsec. (a), was executed by making the substitution in subsec. (a)(2) to reflect the probable intent of Congress.
Subsec. (b)(5), (6). Pub. L. 110–140
, § 532(b), added pars. (5) and (6).
1992—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 102–486
, § 115(d), in introductory provisions inserted “(or after October 24, 1992, in the case of standards under paragraphs (3), and (4) of subsection (b) of this section)” and in par. (2) substituted “standards established by paragraphs (2), (3) and (4) of subsection (b)” for “standard established by subsection (b)(2)”.
Subsec. (b)(3), (4). Pub. L. 102–486
, § 115(b), added pars. (3) and (4).
Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 102–486
, § 115(c), added subsec. (d).
Amendment by Pub. L. 110–140
effective on the date that is 1 day after Dec. 19, 2007, see section 1601 ofPub. L. 110–140
, set out as an Effective Date note under section
, The Congress.
Report to President and Congress on Encouragement of Integrated Resource Planning and Investments in Conservation and Energy Efficiency by Electric Utilities
Section 115(e) ofPub. L. 102–486
provided that: “The report under section 111(e) of this Act [16
U.S.C. 2621 note
] transmitted by the Secretary of Energy to the President and to the Congress shall contain a survey of all State laws, regulations, practices, and policies under which State regulatory authorities implement the provisions of paragraphs (3) and (4) of section 303(b) of the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 [15
)]. The report shall include an analysis, prepared in conjunction with the Federal Trade Commission, of the competitive impact of implementation of energy conservation, energy efficiency, and other demand side management programs by gas utilities on small businesses engaged in the design, sale, supply, installation, or servicing of similar energy conservation, energy efficiency, or other demand-side management measures and whether any unfair, deceptive, or predatory acts or practices exist, or are likely to exist, from implementation of such programs.”
The definitions of State and system cost in section
, Conservation, apply to this section.