"March 20, 2006"
March 20, 2006 TO: Subscribers to UL’s Listing Services under the Standard for Commercial Electric Cooking th Appliances, UL 197, 9 Edition – Producers of Commercial Electric Cooking Appliances SUBJECT: Effective Date Extended From March 26, 2006 to March 26, 2007 An Industry File Review announcement dated September 5, 2003 was previously mailed to inform you of the action required based on the new requirements in the Standard for Commercial Electric Cooking th Appliances, UL 197, 9 Edition effective March 26, 2005. Subsequently, this effective date was extended to March 26, 2006. Due to the concerns expressed by a significant representation of the manufacturing community regarding the amount of time needed to establish compliance with the new requirements together with the nature of the new requirements, UL is extending the effective date one year to March 26, 2007. This results in a combination of the two outstanding Industry File Reviews and establishes March 26, 2007 as the th effective date for all new and revised requirements in the 9 Edition of UL 197. UL continues to encourage submittal of affected products for evaluation as soon as possible. It should be noted that the Engineering Cutoff for this File Review has passed. While UL cannot guarantee completion of projects submitted subsequent to the Engineering Cutoff date, UL remains committed to working with all manufacturers to demonstrate compliance with the new requirements by the new Effective Date of March 26, 2007. Sincerely, Reviewed By: Robert DellaValle Tom Blewitt Principal Engineer – PDE PDE Manager UNDERWRITERS LABORATORIES INC. UNDERWRITERS LABORATORIES INC.