International Standards and Conformity Assessment for all electrical, electronic and related technologies

TC 59

Performance of household and similar electrical appliances





Approval %
16 15 93.8 >50% APPROVED


Number of


approving and

23 3 >=4 (if <=16)
>=5 (if >=17)

 Illustration: Voting

Voting Result

Document 59/579/NP


Project : IEC/TS 62835 Ed. 1.0

Standardization for accessibility of household appliances starting with toasters


Reference Circulation date Closing date Downloads
59/579/NP 2012-03-23 2012-06-29
Compilation of Comments
CC file    
Voting Result
59/589A/RVN 2013-07-12  
export to xls file

Result of Voting

Australia P 2012-06-27 Y Y N N -
Austria O 2012-06-27 A N N N -
Belgium O 2012-06-05 A N N N -
Brazil P 2012-06-29 A N N N -
China P 2012-06-28 Y Y N N -
Denmark P 2012-06-28 Y Y N N -
Finland P 2012-06-21 Y N N N -
France P 2012-06-25 A Y N Y -
Germany P 2012-06-15 Y Y N Y Y
Greece O 2012-06-26 A Y N N -
Ireland O 2012-06-12 Y Y N N -
Italy P 2012-06-27 Y Y N N Y
Japan P 2012-06-29 Y Y N N -
Korea, Republic of P 2012-06-25 Y Y N N -
Malaysia P
Mexico P 2012-06-28 Y N N N -
Netherlands P 2012-06-27 Y N N N -
New Zealand P 2012-06-29 A N N N -
Norway P
Portugal O 2012-06-29 Y N N N Y*
Qatar - 2012-06-27 Y Y N N -
Romania O 2012-06-07 Y N N N -
Russian Federation P 2012-06-26 Y N N N -
Serbia P 2012-06-22 Y N Y N -
Spain P 2012-05-18 Y Y N N -
Sri Lanka P
Sweden P 2012-06-26 A N N N -
Turkey P 2012-06-06 Y Y N Y -
United Kingdom P 2012-06-28 Y Y N Y -
United States of America P 2012-06-15 N N N N Y


The final result of voting will be indicated in the Report of Voting (RVN), as P-members have the possibility to nominate an expert one month after the closing date -- complete information in AC/172/2000

  1. Approving: Does the National Committee approve the addition of the new proposal to the program of work of the committee [Yes/No] ?

  2. Only votes received from P-members before the closing date are counted in determining the decision.

  3. P-members not voting: Malaysia; Norway; Sri Lanka(3)

  4. CD/CDV: Does the National Committee agree with direct submission of the draft accompanying the proposal as a Committee Draft/Committee Draft for Voting [Y if Yes] ?

  5. Participation : Is the National Committee prepared to participate in the development of the project [Yes/No] ? (Only those voting in favour of the proposal itself have their willingness to participate considered as part of the final decision.)

  6. Acceptance criteria for TS/IS:

    • approval of the work item by a simple majority of the P-members voting

    • at least 4 P-members in the case of a committee with 16 or fewer P-members, or at least 5 P-members in the case of committees with 17 or more P-members, have nominated or confirmed the name of an expert and approved the new work item proposal

*Comments rejected because they were not submitted in the IEC Comment form.
**Vote rejected due to lack of justification statement.