This agenda item relates to UN R116 Anti-theft and Alarm Systems.

GRSG agreed to resume considerations on a proposal by OICA to amend the definition of keys that take account of innovative vehicle alarm systems, such as silent alarm or door-unlocking using smart phone, if available. GRSG may wish to be informed on the establishment of the task force on the definition of keys.

GRSG agreed to resume considerations on the splitting of UN Regulation No. 116 into three new UN Regulations, one concerning approval of devices against unauthorized use and approval of a vehicle with regard to its devices against unauthorized use (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2019/20 as amended by ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2020/16), one concerning approval of immobilizers and approval of a vehicle with regard to its immobilizer (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2019/21 as amended by ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2020/17) and one concerning approval of vehicle alarm system and approval of a vehicle with regard to its vehicle alarm system (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2019/22).

Working Party on General Safety | Session 117 | 8-11 Oct 2019

52. The expert from OICA presented GRSG-117-31 amending ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2019/07 to amend the definition of keys that take account of innovative vehicle alarms systems, such as silent alarm or door-unlocking using smart phone. GRSG agreed that further work was needed and to this end considered establishment of a task force. Experts of France, Germany, Netherlands and United Kingdom showed interest in this work.

Documentation
GRSG-116-09/Rev.2 | Overview of the proposals to split UN R116 (OICA)
GRSG-117-31-Rev.1 | UN R116: Proposal for amendments
GRSG-118-10 | UN R116: Innovative vehicle alarm systems/anti-theft systems (Germany)
GRSG-118-20 | Immobilizers: Proposal for a new UN Regulation (OICA)