Assn of Home Appliance Manufacturers
The Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers or AHAM represents the manufacturers of household appliances and products/services associated with household appliances sold in the United States. AHAM also develops and maintains technical standards for various appliances to provide uniform, repeatable procedures for measuring specific product characteristics and performance features.
Figures are based on itemized contributions reported to the Federal Election Commission and state agencies. Please note that:
- contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
- only contributions from individuals and organizations to candidates are included. Various accounting measures and more exotic contribution types are excluded.
- contributions are matched based on organization and recipient name reported within each election cycle. Contributions using an incorrect or non-standard version of the name may be missed.
- corporate name changes and mergers may cause figures to differ from those of the Center for Responsive Politics.
- organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.
Latest FEC Datacovers through committee's December 31, 2010 filing.
Summaryoverview of the committee's finances
- Total Raised:
- Total Spent:
- Cash on Hand:
Standardized Donation Informationcovers roughly through Q4 2012. may lag behind FEC section above, as donors and industries are identified by hand.
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Republicans vs. Democratsin dollars
State vs. Federalin dollars
Figures are based on lobbying activity reported to the Senate Office of Public Records. Reported dollar amounts are required to be accurate only to the nearest $20,000. For organizations whose primary business is lobbying, we display total income and top clients. For organizations that are not primarily lobbying firms, we display total amount spent on lobbying and top lobbying firms hired.
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Lobbying on Behalf of Assn of Home Appliance Manufacturers
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount Assn of Home Appliance Manufacturers $410,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Environment & Superfund,
- Consumer Product Safety
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title S.3925 Implementation of National Consensus Appliance Agreements Act H.R.1 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 S.3059 National Energy Efficiency Enhancement Act of 2010 H.R.2454 American Clean Energy And Security Act of 2009 S.1462 American Clean Energy Leadership Act of 2009
RegulationsMentioned in 43 dockets; Submitted to 13 dockets
All data is based on documents downloaded from Regulations.gov. The first table shows mentions: all documents that include the name of the company anywhere in the document or document metadata. The second table shows submissions: all documents where the submitter metadata included the company name. Each table shows the top 10 dockets, ranked by number of occurrences.
Matches are based on a search for the company name. Variations in the company name, such as acronyms, nicknames or alternate names may cause documents to be missed. The mention of a company name in a document may be incidental and does not necessarily indicate that the company has any relevance to the document. Company names that are common English words may erroneously match with text that is not referring to the company.
Not all agencies submit public comments to Regulations.gov. For a list of participating and non-participating agencies see here. Agencies that do submit to Regulations.gov have varying levels of accuracy and completeness.
Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.
The tables show occurrences of "Assn of Home Appliance Manufacturers" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 7 EERE Test Procedure for Residential Refrigerators, Refrigerator-Freezers, and Freezers 2009
- Toggle 6 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Test Procedures for Residential Dishwashers, Dehumidifiers, and Conventional Cooking Products (Standby Mode and Off Mode) 2010
- Toggle 5 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Test Procedure for Residential Clothes Washers 2010
- Toggle 4 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Test Procedure for Microwave Ovens (Active Mode) 2010
- Toggle 2 CPSC Meeting: Establishment of a Public Consumer Product Safety Incident Database; Public Workshop 2009
- Toggle 2 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Test Procedures for Residential Water Heaters, Direct Heating Equipment, and Pool Heaters 2009
- Toggle 1 CPSC Civil Penalty Factors 2009
- Toggle 1 CPSC Substantial Product Hazard List: Handheld Hair Dryers 2010
- Toggle 1 EERE Battery Charger Active Mode 2009
- Toggle 1 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Determination Concerning the Potential for Energy Conservation Standards for Non-Class A External Power Supplies 2009
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 14 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Test Procedure for Residential Clothes Washers 2010
- Toggle 13 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Test Procedures for Residential Dishwashers, Dehumidifiers, and Conventional Cooking Products (Standby Mode and Off Mode) 2010
- Toggle 13 EERE Test Procedure for Residential Refrigerators, Refrigerator-Freezers, and Freezers 2009
- Toggle 8 EERE Energy Conservation Program: Certification, Compliance, and Enforcement for Consumer Products and Commercial and Industrial Equipment 2010
- Toggle 7 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Test Procedure for Microwave Ovens (Active Mode) 2010
- Toggle 6 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Test Procedures for Residential Water Heaters, Direct Heating Equipment, and Pool Heaters 2009
- Toggle 5 EPA Protection of Stratospheric Ozone: Listing of Substitutes for Ozone-Depleting Substitutes - hydrocarbons and hydrocarbon blends 2009
- Toggle 4 EERE Energy Efficiency Program for Consumer Products: Public Meeting and Availability of the Framework Document for Commercial Refrigeration Equipment 2010
- Toggle 3 DOE This docket contains Federal Register Notices from the DOE FDMS Sandbox. 2009
- Toggle 2 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Notice of Petition for Waiver of Electrolux Home Products, Inc. (Electrolux) From the Department of Energy Residential Clothes Washer Test Procedure, and Grant of Interim Waiver 2010
Advisory Committees1 person on 1 committee
Data is based on disclosures required by the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). Matches are based on the occurrence of the company name in the committee member affiliation. Variations in company names may cause some matches to be missed.
The table shows only the top 10 agencies. To search and download raw records from the complete dataset see the FACA data section.
Table shows employees of "Assn of Home Appliance Manufacturers" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle Department of Commerce 1 person on 1 committee