World Forum for the Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations | Session 161 | 12-15 Nov 2013
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Agenda Item 3.5.1.
Working Party on Noise (GRB) (Fifty-eighth session, 2-4 September 2013)

27. Mr. S. Ficheux, Chair of GRB, reported on the results achieved by GRB during its fifty-eighth session (for more details, see the report of the session ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRB/56).

28. He informed WP.29 that GRB would need further discussion to clearly indicate the way forward on the mandatory activation of Audible Vehicle Alerting System (AVAS) in stationary position and in starting the vehicle motion. He encouraged delegates to participate in the next meetings of the informal group on Quiet Road Transport Vehicles (QRTV).

29. The World Forum noted that Mr. Ficheux (France) had been re-elected GRB Chair and Mr. A. Bocharov (Russian Federation) had been elected as Vice-Chair of GRB for the 2014 sessions.

GRB/56 | Report of the GRB on its 58th session