WP.29
Session 163 | Geneva | 24-27 Jun 2014
REPORT
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Agenda Item 8.2.
Consistency between the 1968 Vienna Convention and the technical provisions for vehicles of UN Regulations and UN Global Technical Regulations

73. In the absence of the Secretary of the Working Party on Road Traffic Safety (WP.1), the WP.29 secretariat reported on the recent session of WP.1 held from 24 to 26 March 2014. WP.29 noted that, based on a proposal submitted by Austria, Belgium, France, Germany and Italy, WP.1 had adopted amendments to the 1968 Vienna Convention as indicated in the report of its session (ECE/TRANS/WP.1/145, para. 21 and Annex). WP.29 requested the WP.1 secretariat to keep WP.29 informed on the legal evolution of the adopted amendments.

The Secretary of WP.1 subsequently made remarks during the Intelligent Transport Systems informal working group session following the WP.29 meetings.