This agenda item relates to 1958 Agreement.
World Forum for the Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations | Session 171 | 14-17 Mar 2017

64. The representative of Japan, on behalf of the Chair of the IWG on IWVTA, introduced ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2017/55 including the editorial correction as reflected in IWVTA-SG58-23-07. The World Forum noted the “Question and answer” document on Revision 3 and agreed to approve it at its November 2017 session when Revision 3 of the 1958 Agreement entered into force.

World Forum for the Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations | Session 172 | 20-23 Jun 2017

60. The representative of Japan, on behalf of the Chair of the IWG on IWVTA, introduced ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2017/55 including the editorial correction as reflected in IWVTA-SG58-23-07. The World Forum noted the addition to the “Question and Answer” document on Revision 3 as Q&A No. 22 on the application of the numbering of UN type approvals as from the entry into force of Revision 3 of the 1958 Agreement (WP.29-172-15), and agreed to keep the document on the agenda for its November 2017 session for consideration and adoption when Revision 3 of the 1958 Agreement entered into force.

World Forum for the Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations | Session 173 | 14-17 Nov 2017

60. The representative of Japan, Chair of the IWG on IWVTA, introduced the “Question and Answer” (Q&A) document on Revision 3 (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2017/131) and WP.29-173-16 that clarifies Q&A No. 20. The World Forum adopted ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2017/131 as amended below:
Q&A No. 20, amend to read:

“A20As from the entry into force of …
In addition to section 2(c) of paragraph 3 of Schedule 4, where this is deemed necessary, a Contracting Party may use in the approval number a sequence of up to six characters after the slash until Schedule 4 or the relevant UN Regulation (i.e. UN Regulation No.117) will be revised accordingly in the future.
In addition …”

IWVTA Subgroup on Review of the 1958 Agreement | Session 22 | 10 Nov 2016
Documentation
WP.29-172-27 | Recommendation on Article 15.3 of Revision 3 to the 1958 Agreement
WP.29-173-16 | Revision 3 of the 1958 Agreement — questions and answers
WP.29/2017/131 | Revision 3 of the 1958 Agreement - Questions and answers