Law On The Labelling Of Energy-Related Products, Motor Vehicles And Tyres With Information On The Consumption Of Energy And Other Essential Resources

Original Language Title: Gesetz zur Kennzeichnung von energieverbrauchsrelevanten Produkten, Kraftfahrzeugen und Reifen mit Angaben über den Verbrauch an Energie und an anderen wichtigen Ressourcen

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Act on the labelling of energy-related products, motor vehicles and tyres with information on energy consumption and other important resources (Energy Labelling Act-EnVKG)

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date of delivery: 10.05.2012

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" energy consumption labelling law of 10. May 2012 (BGBl. 1070), which is Article 337 of the Regulation of 31 December 2008. August 2015 (BGBl. I p. 1474) "

:Amendment by Art. 337 V v. 31.8.2015 I 1474 (No 35) in a textual, documentary yet non-exhaustive

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(+ + + Text evidence from: 17.5.2012 + + +)

The G was the article 1 of the G v. 10.5.2012 I 1070 adopted by the Bundestag. It's gem. Art. 5 sentence 1 of this G entered into force on 17 May 2012. unofficial table of contents

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§ 1 Scope
§ 2Definitions
§ 3 General requirements for the consumption marking, other product information, as well as information in the advertising and other advertising information
§ 4Authorization to issue legal orders
§ 5Responsibility for the Market Surveillance and Cooperation; Regulation empowerment
§ 6Market Surveillance Concept
§  7VermutungsImpact
§ 8Sample Controls and Market Surveillance Measures
§ 9The addressees of the sample checks and market surveillance measures
§ 10 Entering rights, powers and duty to exercise
§ 11Reporting procedure
§ 12 Reporting Obligations
§ 13Envoy authority
§ 14 Tasks of the authorized body
§ 15Bußmonetary regulations; Regulation empowerment
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§ 1 Scope of application

(1) This law applies to the labelling of products containing information on energy consumption and other important resources, as well as CO2 emissions by means of consumption labelling, other product information and information in advertising and other advertising information. In addition to the information referred to in the first sentence, information on the impact of products on consumption of energy and on other important resources is also covered by the scope of this Act.(2) This law does not apply to
1.
Used Products,
2.
Labels, Labels, Performance tags or other information and characters that are attached to products for security reasons and
3.
Products intended solely for use in military purposes.
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§ 2 Definitions

For the purposes of this law
1.
is the product of the preamble to
a)
Energy-related products; this includes items whose use the consumption of energy affects and is placed on the market or put into service, including product parts, which
aa)
intended to be installed in an energy-related product,
bb)
as individual parts for End users are placed on the market or put into service and
cc)
are tested separately for their environmental compatibility
)
vehicles within the meaning of Article 2 (1) of Directive 1999 /94/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 13 June 1999, of the European Parliament and of the Council of 13 June 1999 on the December 1999 on the provision of consumer information on fuel economy and CO2 emissions in the marketing of new passenger cars (OJ L 327, 28.12.1999, p. 16), as last amended by Regulation (EC) No 1137/2008 (OJ L 378, 27.12.2008, p. 1);
(c)
Tyres as defined in Articles 2 and 3 (1) of Regulation (EC) No 1222/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council of the 25. November 2009 on the labelling of tyres with regard to fuel efficiency and other essential parameters (OJ L 327, 28.11.2009, p. 46), as last amended by Regulation (EU) No 228/2011 (OJ L 284, 31.10.2011, p. 1)
2.
is Regulation of the European Union
a)
a delegated act in the legal form of the regulation within the meaning of Article 10 of the Directive 2010 /30/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 19 May 2010 on the indication by labelling and standard product information of the consumption of energy and other resources by energy-related products (OJ L 327, 27.6.2010, p. 1), or
b)
Regulation (EC) No 1222/2009
3.
Consumption marking
the labelling of products containing information on the consumption of energy and other important resources, as well as on CO2 emissions and other additional information by means of uniform labels, stickers or labels. Notes;
4.
are other product information
Materials, such as data sheets, hangings at the point of sale, or guidance documents that provide information on energy consumption and on other important resources, as well as CO2 emissions or additional information;
5.
Additional information
is further information about the performance and the characteristics of a product relating to its consumption of energy, consumption of other important resources or CO2 emissions, or which are useful for the assessment of the consumer and on measurable data
6.
are other advertising information
a)
technical promotional materials within the meaning of Article 3 (4) of Regulation (EC) No 1222/2009;
b)
in a regulation according to § 4 of regulated technical advertising materials, advertising materials and promotional literature;
7.
is considered as an economic operator
the supplier, the manufacturer of the motor vehicle, its authorised representative or authorised representative, the importer and the distributor of products;
8.
shall be deemed to be the supplier of the supplier or its authorised representative in the European Union or in the European Economic Area or the importer placing the energy-related product or tyre on the market in the European Union or in the European Economic Area or the energy-related product; in the absence thereof, any natural or legal person placing on the market the energy-related product or the tyre shall be considered to be a supplier or energy-related product;
9.
is the manufacturer of the motor vehicle
of the manufacturer referred to in Part I of the registration certificate, or, if: which is not established in Germany, its authorised representative;
10.
Representative or authorised representative
each in the European Union, is the representative of the European Union. or a natural or legal person established by a Contracting State of the European Economic Area, who has in writing instructed the manufacturer to carry out, on his behalf, certain tasks in order to fulfil his obligations under this Act and the relevant European Union legislation;
11.
importer
is each in the European Union or in a Contracting State of the European Union A natural or legal person resident in the Economic Area who places a product on the market from a State not belonging to the European Union or the European Economic Area;
12.
is trader
a)
any natural or legal person offering or providing an energy-related product to the final consumer for purchase, conclusion of a tenancy agreement or similar charges;
b)
any natural or legal person in the supply chain who provides tyres within the meaning of Article 3 (9) of Regulation (EC) No 1222/2009 on the market, with the exception of the
c)
any natural or legal person who, in Germany, exposes new motor vehicles within the meaning of point 1 (b) or purchasing or leasing;
13.
is available on the market
any delivery of a product for distribution, consumption or consumption, whether in return for payment or free of charge. for use on the market of the European Union or of a Contracting State of the Agreement on the European Economic Area in the framework of a business activity;
14.
is placing on the market
for the first time to provide a product on the market of the European Union for the first time or free of charge, or in one of the contracting states of the European Economic Area for the distribution or use of the product within the European Union, regardless of the type of distribution;
15.
is Anbid
The offering of a product for purchase, the conclusion of a lease or similar dismissal of use for use to the end user;
16.
is outlining
The setting up or presentation of products to the end consumer at the point of sale for advertising purposes;
17.
If you recall
, any action that is aimed at returning the product is returned to the consumer. a product made available to the end user;
18.
withdrawal
is any measure intended to prevent a product from being used in the product, which is the product of the product, which is not available in the supply chain, on the market;
19.
is market surveillance
any activity carried out by the competent authorities and by them. Measure to ensure that a product matches the requirements of this law;
20.
is the market surveillance authority
each authority, which is responsible for carrying out market surveillance;
21.
accredited conformity assessment body
is a body that has conformity assessments , including calibrations, tests, certifications and inspections, and through accreditation of a national accreditation body in accordance with Article 4 (1) of Regulation (EC) No 765/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9. July 2008 laying down the rules for accreditation and market surveillance relating to the marketing of products and repealing Council Regulation (EEC) No 339/93 (OJ L 327, 31.12.1993, p. 30);
22.
is the notified body
a body that carries out conformity assessments and the European Commission is a body responsible for the conformity assessment of the Member State of the European Union or any other State Party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area has been notified as a result of a European act;
23.
are publicly ordered and sworn expert
experts within the meaning of § § 36 and 36a of the Industrial Code;
24.
are the customs authorities responsible for controlling the external borders
the customs authorities according to § 17 paragraph 2 sentence 2 of the Customs Administration Act.
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§ 3 General requirements for the consumption marking, other product information as well as information in the Advertising and other advertising information

(1) A product may only be offered or issued if
1.
is based on a legal order pursuant to § 4 or a Regulation of the European Union concerning the consumption of energy and other important resources, as well as CO2 emissions and, where appropriate, additional information to the end consumer by means of consumer labelling when offering or putting out the product, by giving
a)
the trader the consumption marking on the basis of a legal order pursuant to § 4, or of a Regulation of the European Union,
b)
the manufacturer of the motor vehicle or the supplier shall: Supplying, applying, supplying, providing the trader or providing the required information to the trader, in accordance with a regulation in accordance with Article 4 or of a Regulation of the European Union
2.
Information on the consumption of energy and other important resources, as well as CO2 emissions and, where appropriate, additional information on this. Information provided by the manufacturer of the motor vehicle, by the supplier or by the trader in accordance with a regulation in accordance with § 4 or a regulation of the European Union by means of a consumption marking or by other means in the cases where the final consumer does not see the product, in particular the offering of products via the mail order, in catalogues, on the Internet or by telephone marketing.
(2) § 4 or a regulation of the European Union lays down requirements for other product information, the manufacturer of the motor vehicle, the supplier or the distributor shall have them in the prescribed form and at the prescribed time
a)
provides the supplier with product-related data sheets, or receives them in product brochures,
b)
The supplier and the dealer provide information within the meaning of Article 5 (3) and Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 1222/2009,
c)
The retailer will apply a display at the point of sale and the manufacturer of the motor vehicle and the dealer will provide a guide at the point of sale on request immediately and free of charge
of the motor vehicle, the supplier and the trader shall have the following information in accordance with the provisions of Article 4 or of a Regulation of the European Union, as far as the requirements for advertising are laid down in a regulation of the European Union. Information to be provided. This applies accordingly to other advertising information. Non-official table of contents

§ 4 empowerment to enact legal regulations

(1) The Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy is authorized to to determine the following in legal regulations with the consent of the Federal Council:
1.
product-specific Requirements for the labelling of products containing energy and other important resources, CO2 emissions and additional information,
2.
Requirements for the implementation, concretization and implementation of the legislation adopted by the European Union in the field of consumer labelling.
to better inform consumers and thereby increase their consumption of energy and other important resources as well as the reduction of CO2 emissions.(2) By means of the legal regulation referred to in paragraph 1, it may be determined that
1.
in the case of energy-related Products and components of energy-related products Information on the consumption of energy and other important resources or information on the impact of these products on the consumption of energy and on other important products resources and additional information on energy-related products,
2.
for motor vehicles, information on fuel consumption and on fuel consumption CO2 emissions, energy consumption and other important resources and additional information on motor vehicles,
3.
in the case of tyres As regards fuel efficiency and additional information,
(3) Legal orders referred to in paragraphs 1 and 2 may, in particular, be: style="font-weight:normal; font-style:normal; text-decoration:none; ">
1.
the types of captured energy-related products, motor vehicles, and Tires,
2.
for energy-related products
a)
The content and form of the consumer identification, other product information, the additional information, and other evidence,
b)
Storage and notification obligations of technical documentation,
c)
the information provided by paragraph 2 in advertising and in technical promotional literature
3.
in the case of motor vehicles, the content and form of consumption marking, the other Product information and additional information such as
a)
Signs or screens on the
(b)
A combination of information relating to different motor vehicles or groups of vehicles by means of curtains, Display panels or screens at the place of supply or sales,
c)
A compilation of information on motor vehicles on the market at regular intervals; and whose publication and distribution,
d)
the information to be provided in advertising and other advertising information in accordance with paragraph 2
4.
in tire
a)
content and shape of the Consumption marking, other product information, additional information, and other evidence,
b)
Technical and technical requirements for retention and notification of technical information Documents,
c)
the information to be made in technical promotional material pursuant to paragraph
,
5.
the measurement standards and procedures to be used to determine and verify the conformity of the information given in paragraphs 2 and 3 (1) to (4), as well as the measurement standards and procedures
6.
means the determination of competent authorities and authorities, and their powers, in particular powers relating to: Prevention of misuse of names,
7.
The determination of the obligations of economic operators established in the context of the marketing of Products, the provision of products on the market or the putting into service of products, as well as the offering or delivery of products to be complied with.
(4) Legal regulations on the use of consumer labelling are to be found
1.
in terms of energy-related products in agreement with the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety, and the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure,
2.
Motor vehicles in agreement with the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety, as well as the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure.
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§ 5 Responsibility for market surveillance and cooperation; regulation empowerment

(1) Market surveillance is subject to sentence 3 of the following Authorities responsible for national law. In the field of application of the passenger car energy consumption labelling regulation of the 28. May 2004 (BGBl. 1037), which was last amended by Article 1 of the Regulation of 22 December 2008. August 2011 (BGBl. 1756, 2095), the Kraftfahrt-Bundesamt has to provide the competent market surveillance authorities with the information required for market surveillance on request. Powers of the Federal Force-Federal Office in accordance with the Law on the Establishment of a Kraftfahrt-Bundesamt in der Bundesgesetzblatt Part III, outline number 9230-1, published in accordance with Article 26 of the Law of the Federal Republic of Germany. 8. November 2011 (BGBl. 2178), shall remain unaffected.The market surveillance authorities referred to in paragraph 1 shall cooperate with the authorities responsible for the control of external borders in accordance with Section 3 of Chapter III of Regulation (EC) No 765/2008. Within the framework of this cooperation, the authorities responsible for the control of external borders may, at the request of the market surveillance authorities, be able to obtain the information they have obtained on the release of products for free circulation. and which are necessary for the task to be carried out by the market surveillance authorities.(3) The market surveillance authorities and the authorities responsible for the control of external borders shall be subject to commercial and commercial secrets and shall be subject to the rules on the protection of personal data which apply to them.(4) The market surveillance authorities may, in so far as nothing to the contrary is determined by the law of the country, be able to perform tasks in the execution of procedures to establish compliance with the requirements of this law, a legal regulation according to § 4 or of a Regulation of the European Union, of the following bodies and persons:
1.
accredited conformity assessment bodies,
2.
notified bodies after other legislation,
3.
others in the same way competent Posts,
4.
publicly ordered and sworn experts, or
5.
other in (
) (
) and (2) and (3) shall apply mutamatters to the bodies referred to in paragraph 4.(5) The State Governments shall be authorized by means of a regulation to the bodies referred to in paragraph 4 (1) to (5) with partial or complete supervision of the requirements of this Act, a legal regulation pursuant to § 4 or a regulation of the European Union. Non-official table of contents

§ 6 Market monitoring concept

(1) The market surveillance authorities have for the in a legal regulation pursuant to § 4 or a Regulation of the European Union relating to the products referred to in this legislation and to the requirements of this Act, effective market surveillance on the basis of a market surveillance approach . The market surveillance concept shall include, in particular, the following:
1.
the collection and analysis of information on the identification of the points of gravity of the defect; and Flows of goods,
2.
the establishment, regular adaptation and implementation of market surveillance programs on the basis of which the products can be checked, and
3.
the periodic review, at least every four years, of the effectiveness of the monitoring concept.
(2) The responsible top National authorities shall ensure the coordination of market surveillance and the development and updating of the market surveillance concept.(3) Countries shall make available the market surveillance programmes referred to in paragraph 1 (2) to the public in a non-personal form by electronic means and, where appropriate, in any other form. Non-official table of contents

§ 7 Assumption of presumption

shall be the subject of this Act, a legal regulation pursuant to § 4 or a regulation of the European Union shall be presumed to be in conformity with the requirements set out therein, until proof of the contrary has been shown to the contrary. Non-official table of contents

§ 8 Sample checks and market surveillance measures

(1) The market surveillance authorities shall control the appropriate samples in an appropriate manner and to an appropriate extent, whether the requirements of this Act, a regulation pursuant to § 4 or a regulation of the European Union to be used for labelling, other product information as well as advertising and other advertising information. Where appropriate and necessary in individual cases, the market surveillance authorities shall verify the necessary documentation or carry out physical checks and laboratory tests. Further market surveillance measures in other legislation remain unaffected.(2) The market surveillance authorities shall take the necessary measures if they have reasonable grounds to suspect that the consumption marking or other product information does not comply with the requirements of this Act, a legal regulation according to § 4 or a regulation of the European Union. In particular, they shall have the power to order
1.
to verify a product from one of the entities or persons referred to in § 5 (4) (1) to (5)
2.
is temporarily prohibited for the period of time required for the examination that a product is offered or issued, provided that this is done by the nature of the
thesurveillance authority shall revoke or amend a measure in accordance with sentences 1 and 2 if the economic operator proves that it has effective measures to: has taken place.(3) In the light of the verifications made pursuant to paragraph 1 or 2 or section 10, the market surveillance authorities shall determine that the consumption marking or other product information does not comply with the requirements of this Act, a legal regulation pursuant to § 4 or a Regulation of the European Union, they shall take the necessary measures. In particular, they shall have the power to order
1.
measures to ensure that an incorrect or incomplete consumption marking or any other Fix product information,
2.
Actions to ensure that a product is only offered or issued when the product is in a
thesurveillance authority shall revoke or amend a measure in accordance with sentences 1 and 2 if the economic operator proves that: (a) the market surveillance authority ( that it has taken effective action.(4) In the event of a continuation of the infringement established in accordance with paragraph 3, the market surveillance authorities shall take the necessary measures. In particular, they are authorized
1.
to prohibit the offering or issue of a product
2.
prohibit the placing on the market of a product,
3.
the withdrawal or recall of a product
4.
to prohibit the use of an energy-related product within the meaning of Section 2 (4) of the Energy consumption labelling regulation of 30. October 1997 (BGBl. 2616), as last amended by Article 2 of the Law of 10. May 2012 (BGBl. 1070).
The Market Surveillance Authority shall revoke or amend a measure in accordance with sentences 1 and 2 if the economic operator proves that it has taken effective action.(5) The market surveillance authority shall decide to withdraw from the market a product manufactured in another Member State of the European Union or a State Party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area, placing on the market or to prohibit the putting into service of the product, or to prohibit its offering or delivery, it shall inform the economic operator concerned thereof.(6) Market surveillance authorities shall inform and assist each other in the event of market surveillance measures taken in accordance with paragraphs 1 to 4. Non-official table of contents

§ 9 addressees of the sample checks and market surveillance measures

(1) The sample checks and measures of the Market surveillance authorities within the meaning of Article 8 (1) to (4) shall be directed against the relevant economic operator.(2) The economic operator concerned in accordance with paragraph 1 shall be heard, before the adoption of a measure pursuant to § 8 (2) to (4), in accordance with Section 28 of the Administrative Procedure Law, with the proviso that the hearing period shall not be shorter than ten days. If a measure has been taken without the economic operator being heard, it will be given the opportunity to express its views as soon as possible. The measure will then be reviewed immediately.(3) For all market surveillance measures pursuant to § 8 (2) to (4) § 59 of the Administrative Court Rules shall apply accordingly. unofficial table of contents

§ 10 Subject rights, powers, and duty obligations

(1) The market surveillance authorities and their agents are, in so far as it is necessary for the performance of its tasks, to enter into business premises or premises at the usual operating and business times, in or on which products within the scope of a business activity this law
1.
,
2.
for the purpose of making available on the market
3.
are offered or
4.
are issued.
(2) The Market surveillance authorities and their agents are authorised to inspect, check or have the products inspected. If the examination has shown that the requirements for the use of the consumption marking or other product information within the meaning of this Act, a regulation pursuant to § 4 or a regulation of the European Union are not fulfilled, then the Market surveillance authorities shall require the costs of visits and inspections of the economic operator concerned, who manufactures the product for the purpose of providing it on the market, offering, offering or issuing the product.(3) The market surveillance authorities and their agents may take samples, request samples and request the documents and information required for their task performance. The samples, samples, documents and information shall be made available free of charge. If the free admission is not economically reasonable, an appropriate compensation shall be provided on request.(4) The economic operator concerned shall be subject to the measures referred to in paragraphs 1 and 2, and shall support the market surveillance authorities and their agents. It shall be obliged to provide the market surveillance authorities with the information necessary for the performance of their duties, on request. He may refuse to provide information on questions the answer to which would expose him or any of his relatives referred to in paragraph 383 (1) (1) to (3) of the Code of Civil Procedure to be prosecuted for a criminal offence or offence. . He shall be lecturing on his right to refuse to provide information.(5) Paragraphs 1 to 4 shall apply in accordance with business premises or premises, in or on which energy-related products within the meaning of Section 2 (4) of the Energy Energy Labelling Regulation in the context of a business activity are in force in Operation is taken. Non-official table of contents

§ 11 Reporting Procedure

(1) The Market Surveillance Authority (Market Surveillance Authority) is hoping to take action under Section 8 (4), which provides for the offer or If a product is banned, it will inform you of the reasons and, if necessary, including personal data,
1.
for the field of consumer labelling of energy-related products, the commissioned body within the meaning of § 13 and
2.
in the field of consumer labelling of motor vehicles and tyres the Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy.
(2) For the area of consumer labelling of energy-related products, the commissioned body, within the meaning of § 13, shall check the notification referred to in paragraph 1 (1) for completeness and consistency and, as far as necessary, inform as far as necessary including personal data. Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy on the notification referred to in paragraph 1, point 1, and shall forward it to the European Commission and to the Member States of the European Union without delay, including personal data, as necessary, and to the States Parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. The responsible body shall inform the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy and the market surveillance authorities of any reports submitted by the Commission or any other Member State to the extent necessary, including personal data. European Union or a Contracting State of the Agreement on the European Economic Area.(3) The Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy shall review the completeness and consistency of the notification referred to in paragraph 1 (2) in the area of the labelling of motor vehicles and tyres, and shall forward them to the following: , including personal data, without delay to the European Commission and to the Member States of the European Union and to the States Parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. The Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy shall, as far as necessary and including personal data, inform the market surveillance authorities of reports from the Commission or of another Member State of the European Union or of a Contracting State of the Agreement on the European Economic Area.(4) Electronic means of communication shall be used for the exchange of information as far as possible. Non-official table of contents

§ 12 reporting obligations

(1) The competent top national authorities report annually in a non-personal form. the measures taken and the activities carried out to enforce the requirements laid down in this Act or under this Act. They shall forward these reports
1.
to the designated body within the meaning of Section 13 for the area of Consumption labelling of energy-related products,
2.
the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy in the field of consumer labelling of products Motor vehicles and tyres.
(2) The competent national authorities regularly check the functioning of the market surveillance activities and inform them of this in a non-personal form
1.
the authorized body within the meaning of § 13 for the field of consumer labelling of energy-related products,
2.
the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy in the field of consumer labelling of motor vehicles, and Tyres.
(3) The designated body within the meaning of § 13 shall draw up a report every four years in which it summarisms the following in non-personal form:
1.
the information you provide about the enforcement actions taken, as well as
2.
the review and evaluation of the functioning of the monitoring activities in the field of consumption labelling of energy-related products.
(4) The The Commission shall forward the report to the European Commission and make it available to the public in a non-personal form by electronic means and, where appropriate, in a different form. The first report shall be submitted at the latest by 19. The European Commission will be sent to the European Commission in June 2014 Non-official table of contents

Section 13 Representative Office

responsible for the consumption labelling of energy-related products in the The scope of application of the Energy Labelling Regulation is the Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing (Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung). A non-official table of contents

§ 14 tasks assigned to the responsible body

(1) The tasks of the responsible body include
1.
the reporting method within the meaning of § 11 Paragraph 2,
2.
the reporting obligations within the meaning of § 12 (3) and (4).
(2) The delegated body supports the market surveillance authorities in the development and implementation of the Monitoring concept in accordance with § 6 (1) and in the case of technical or scientific questions relating to the field of consumption labelling of energy-related products.(3) The representative body shall provide a comprehensive range of information on the requirements for energy labelling, together with the objective of the economy, in particular small and medium-sized enterprises and micro-enterprises, in the process of: , to comply with the requirements of a legal regulation in accordance with § 4 or a regulation of the European Union.(4) The commissioned body shall support the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy in the process of adopting regulations of the European Union on the basis of Article 10 of Directive 2010 /30/EU. Non-official table of contents

§ 15 Penal rules; Ordinance empowerment

(1) Contrary to the law, who intentionally or negligently
1.
a legal regulation according to § 4 or a enforceable arrangement due to such a In so far as the legal regulation refers to this fine law for a certain amount of the offence,
2.
an enforceable order in accordance with § § § 2. 10, paragraph 3, sentence 1,
3.
contrary to § 10, paragraph 4, sentence 1, a measure does not tolerate,
4.
contrary to § 10, paragraph 4, sentence 2, an information is not, not correct, not complete or not given in time, or
5.
An immediate provision in legal acts of the European Community or of the European Union, which is in accordance with the content of a scheme to which the
(2)
administrative offence may be punishable by a fine of up to EUR 50 000. .(3) The Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy is hereby authorized, in so far as it is necessary for the enforcement of the acts of the European Community or the European Union, by means of a regulation with the consent of the Federal Council. to identify the facts which may be punishable as an administrative offence pursuant to paragraph 1 (5).