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

SC 59C

Electrical heating appliances for household and similar purposes





Approval %
12 12 100 >=66.7% APPROVED


Number of


approving and

15 5 >=4 (if <=16)
>=5 (if >=17)

 Illustration: Voting

Voting Result


Document 59C/232/NP


Project : IEC 60704-2-18 ED1

PNW 59C-232: Household and similar electrical appliances – Test code for the determination of airborne acoustical noise – Part 2-18: Particular requirements for electric water heaters


Reference Circulation date Closing date Downloads
59C/232/NP 2018-11-30 2019-02-22
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Result of Voting

Australia O 2019-02-22 A N -
Austria P 2019-02-22 A N -
Belarus O 2019-02-22 Y Y N -
Belgium P 2019-02-20 A N -
Brazil O 2019-02-22 A N -
Bulgaria O -
China P 2019-02-11 Y Y Y Y
Czech Republic P 2019-02-20 Y Y N -
Denmark O 2019-01-30 A N -
Egypt P 2019-02-18 Y Y N -
Finland P 2019-02-22 Y Y N -
France P 2019-02-21 Y Y Y Y
Germany P 2019-02-18 Y Y Y -
Greece - 2019-02-22 - N -
Hungary O -
India P 2019-02-19 Y Y N -
Iran O 2019-02-20 A N -
Ireland P 2018-12-03 Y Y N -
Italy P 2019-02-21 Y Y Y Y
Japan P 2019-02-20 Y Y N -
Korea, Republic of P 2019-02-22 Y Y N -
Malaysia O -
Mexico O 2019-02-21 Y Y N -
Netherlands O -
New Zealand O -
Norway P 2019-02-22 Y Y Y Y
Pakistan - 2019-02-18 - Y N -
Poland O -
Portugal O 2019-02-22 A N -
Qatar - 2019-02-18 - Y N -
Romania O 2019-02-22 Y Y N -
Russian Federation O 2019-02-21 Y Y N -
Serbia O 2019-02-13 A N -
Slovakia O -
South Africa O -
Spain O 2019-02-21 A N -
Sweden O 2019-02-22 A N -
Switzerland O -
Turkey O 2019-02-21 A N -
Ukraine O 2019-02-22 Y Y N -
United Kingdom P 2019-02-20 A N -
United States of America - 2019-01-31 - N -


The final result of voting will be indicated in the Report of Voting (RVN), as P-members have the possibility to nominate an expert within four weeks after the closing date.

  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: (0)

  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 2/3 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.