This agenda item relates to UN R79 Steering Equipment.

GRVA agreed to resume consideration of pending amendment proposals to UN Regulation No. 79 (Steering equipment).

Working Party on Automated and Connected Vehicles | Session 7 | 21-25 Sep 2020

42. The expert from OICA introduced GRVA-07-43 with an amendment proposal to the ACSF of Category C provisions, aimed to include a truck-trailer data transmission. GRVA requested the secretariat to distribute it with an official symbol at the February session of GRVA.

Working Party on Automated and Connected Vehicles | Session 10 | 25-28 May 2021

GRVA adopted the provisional agenda prepared for the session, ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/2021/18, with the following insertion: Item 12(d) “Arrangement of meetings” (See GRVA-10-20/Rev.1).

Working Party on Automated and Connected Vehicles | Session 11 | 27 Sep-1 Oct 2021

73. GRVA noted that some inaccuracies were detected by the secretariat in the recent amendment to UN Regulation No. 79, as noted in GRVA-11-43, and agreed to consider a corrigendum or a supplement at its next session.

Working Party on Automated and Connected Vehicles | Session 12 | 24-28 Jan

65. The expert from OICA recalled the purpose of ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/2021/11 (aimed to include truck-trailer data transmission in the Automatically Commanded Steering Functions (ACSF) of Category C provisions in UN Regulation No. 79) and introduced a revised proposal (GRVA-12-19). GRVA adopted GRVA-12-19 and requested the secretariat to edit it and to submit it, as draft supplement for the 03 and 04 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 79, to WP.29 and AC.1 for consideration and vote at their June 2022 sessions.

66. The expert from OICA introduced ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/2022/6, introducing clarifications and correcting omissions. GRVA adopted it as amended by GRVA-12-43 (reproduced in Annex III) and requested the secretariat to submit it, as draft supplement for the 03 and 04 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 79, to WP.29 and AC.1 for consideration and vote at their June 2022 sessions.

Documentation
GRVA-12-19 | UN R79: Proposal for Supplement to 03 and 04 series of amendments
GRVA-12-43 | UN R79: Adopted amendments to document GRVA/2022/6
GRVA/2021/11 | UN R79: Proposal for a Supplement to the 03 series of amendments (CLEPA and OICA)
GRVA/2022/6 | UN R79: Proposal for amendments to the 03 series and to the 04 series of amendments (OICA)