This agenda item relates to 1997 Agreement.
World Forum for the Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations | Session 165 | 10-13 Mar 2015

86. The representative of the Russian Federation presented the informal documents that were prepared together with CITA. He proposed to include each of them in a separate Rule to be annexed to the 1997 Agreement.

87. The World Forum decided to refer both informal documents to the IWG on PTI and agreed that the proposals, once revised by the IWG, would be further considered at one of the next WP.29 meetings.

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

86. The representative of the Russian Federation Co-Chair of the IWG on Periodical Technical Inspection (PTI) updated the World Forum on the work of the group. He reported to the World Forum on the seventh meeting of the IWG on PTI was held on 14 June 2017 in Moscow, the Russian Federation (WP.29-172-22). The group reviewed the proposal for a new Rule No. 3 on Periodical Technical Inspections of motor vehicles using Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) and/or Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) in their propulsion system (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2017/93). CITA proposed to modify the document to refer to the recently approved UN Regulation No. 143 and to remove the reference of 300 ppm to assess gas leakages.

99. The representative of the Russian Federation, Co-Chair of the IWG on PTI, presented ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2017/93 proposing the establishment of a new Rule on Periodical Technical Inspections of motor vehicles using Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) and/or Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) in their propulsion system to be annexed to the 1997 Agreement. Several Contracting Parties indicated that they were in the process of evaluation of the proposal. WP.29 requested the secretariat to prepare a consolidated document for the November 2017 session.

Documentation
WP.29-147-11 | Proposal for the 1997 Vienna Agreement development (Russia)
WP.29-165-07 | Proposals for futher development and improvement of the 1997 Vienna Agreement (Russia)
WP.29-173-06 | PTI: Report to WP.29 about results of the 8th meeting of Informal Group on Periodical Technical Inspections
WP.29-173-12 | Amendments to the proposal for a new regulation on inspections of gaseous-fueled vehicles
WP.29/2017/134 | Proposal for a new UN Rule [No. 3] on Periodical Technical Inspections of motor vehicles using natural gas in their propulsion system