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1. Recall case: United States
Recalls
Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) – Recalls and Product Safety News
Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC): January 2019
http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/
2. Recall case: Canada
  Recalls
Health Canada – Consumer Product Recalls
Health Canada: January 2019
http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/index-eng.php?cat=4&_ga=2.210699357.912693619.1501508995-150137413.1500493574
 3. Standard updated-America
Panama
Final Legislation
Panama – Ministry of Commerce and Industries – Resolution No. 152 of 20 December 2018
This Resolution modifies Resolution No. 117 of 30 November 2017, which specifies requirements for central air
conditioners, package type or divided type, operated with electric power, in nominal cooling capacities from 8800 W to
19050 W that work by mechanical compression and that include an air-cooled evaporator coil, a compressor and a
condenser coil cooled by air or water, manufactured, imported, distributed and marketed in Panama. In Spanish.
Gaceta Oficial de Panamá: Ministerio de Comercio e Industrias – Resolución No. 152 de 20 de Diciembre de 2018,
26 December 2018
https://www.gacetaoficial.gob.pa/pdfTemp/28683/70838.pdf
https://www.gacetaoficial.gob.pa
Argentina
Standards
IRAM 60020:2018, Bicycles with Electric Assistance when Pedaling (EPAC)
IRAM/AADL J 2028-1:2018, Luminaires Part 1 – General Requirements and Tests (IEC 60598-1:2014 Ed.8.0, MOD)
Chile
Final Legislation
Chile – Ministry of Energy Exempt Resolution No. 39 of 2018 Which Establishes that Electrical Products Must
Have a Certificate of Approval for their Commercialization in the Country
This Resolution establishes that certain electrical products (cold and hot water dispensers, electric pressure washers,
portable air coolers) must have a certificate of approval for their commercialization in the country. In Spanish.
Diario Oficial de la República de Chile: Ministerio de Energía Resolución Exenta No. 39 de 2018 Que Establece que
los Productos Eléctricos Deben Tener un Certificado de Aprobación para su Comercialización en el País, 28
December 2018
http://www.diariooficial.interior.gob.cl/publicaciones/2018/12/28/42240/01/1520480.pdf
http://www.diariooficial.interior.gob.cl/edicionelectronica/index.php?date=28-12-2018&edition=42240
Chile – Ministry of Energy Exempt Resolution No. 40 Which Establishes that Electrical Products Must Havhe a
Certificate of Approval for their Commercialization in the Country
This Resolution establishes that certain electrical products (automatic switches for domestic use) must have a
certificate of approval for their commercialization in the country. In Spanish.
Diario Oficial de la República de Chile: Resolución Exenta No. 40 del Ministerio de Energía Que Establece que los
Productos Eléctricos Deben Tener un Certificado de Aprobación para su Comercialización en el País, 28 December
2018
http://www.diariooficial.interior.gob.cl/publicaciones/2018/12/28/42240/01/1520482.pdf
http://www.diariooficial.interior.gob.cl/edicionelectronica/index.php?date=28-12-2018&edition=42240
Colombia
Final Legislation
Colombia – Resolution No. 93345 of 2018 Which Repeals Resolution No. 19629 of 15 July 2003
This Resolution repeals Resolution No. 19629 of 15 July 2003 which provides labeling requirements for domestic
refrigerators and freezers. In Spanish.
Industria y Comercio Superintendencia (SIC): Resolución No. 93345 de 2018 Que Deroga la Resolución No. 19629
de 15 de Julio de 2003, 27 December 2018
http://www.sic.gov.co/sites/default/files/normatividad/122018/res-93345.pdf
http://www.sic.gov.co/resoluciones-lista?field_tipo_de_norma_value=3
United States
Standards
UL 935:2001, Standard for Fluorescent-Lamp Ballasts (Revised Dec 18, 2018)
Costa Rica
Proposed and Draft Legislation
Costa Rica – Proposed/Draft – RTCR 497:2018, Electrical Materials Thermo-Magnetic Boards and Circuit Breakers, General-Purpose Switches, Receptacles, Plugs and Cord Connectors, to be Used with Voltages up to 1000 V. Specifications
The Ministry of Economy, Industry and Trade and the Technical Secretariat of the Technical Regulatory Body submitted the following draft regulation to the attention of the institutions and the public in general: RTCR 497:2018, Electrical Materials Thermo-Magnetic Boards and Circuit Breakers, General-Purpose Switches, Receptacles, Plugs and Cord Connectors, to be Used with Voltages up to 1000 V. Specifications. In Spanish.
Imprenta Nacional Costa Rica: RTCR 497:2018, Tableros y Disyuntores Termo-Magnéticos de Materiales Eléctricos, Interruptores de Uso General, Receptáculos, Enchufes y Conectores de Cable, para Usarse con Voltajes de hasta 1000 V. Especificaciones, 2 January 2019
http://www.imprentanacional.go.cr/pub/2019/01/02/COMP_02_01_2019.pdf
http://www.imprentanacional.go.cr/gaceta/
Uruguay
Final Legislation
Uruguay – Regulatory Unit of Energy and Water Services Resolution 387/018 Which Modifies Annex II of the Safety Regulations for Low Voltage Electrical Products, Approved by Resolution of URSEA 131/009
This Resolution modifies Article 1 of Annex II of the Safety Regulations for Low Voltage Electrical Products, approved by Resolution of URSEA 131/009. In Spanish.
IMPO – Centro de Información Oficial: Resolución de la Unidad Reguladora de Servicios de Energía y Agua 387/018 Que Modifica el Anexo II de las Regulaciones de Seguridad para Productos Eléctricos de Bajo Voltaje, Aprobado por la Resolución URSEA 131/009, 28 December 2018
https://www.impo.com.uy/diariooficial/2018/12/28/documentos.pdf?download=true
http://www.impo.com.uy/
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