|Document Title||Proposal of changes to document GRPE/2017/2 concerning amendments to Regulation No. 83|
|Origin||Hungary and Russia|
|Document Date||12 January 2017|
|Document Posted||13 January 2017|
GRPE | Session 74 | 10-13 Jan 2017 (Agenda item 3. (a) | Light vehicles: Regulations Nos. 68, 83, 101, and 103)
7. The expert from the Russian Federation presented ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2017/2 on amendments to the scope of Regulation No. 83. He explained that the proposal was aimed at allowing extensions of type approvals granted under Regulation No. 83 to special purpose vehicles.
8. The experts from CLEPA and OICA expressed some concerns on the limitation of 2,610 kg reference mass introduced by the definition of special purpose vehicle in ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2017/2. The expert from Hungary suggested the use of existing definitions in the Consolidated Resolution on the Construction of Vehicles (R.E.3). Following the discussion, the experts from Hungary and the Russian Federation presented GRPE-74-22 to amend ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2017/2 by deleting the definitions of special purpose vehicle and armoured vehicle and referring to R.E.3 instead.
9. GRPE adopted ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2017/2 amended by GRPE-74-22 as reproduced in Annex IV and requested the secretariat to submit it to WP.29 and the Administrative Committee of the 1958 Agreement (AC.1) for consideration and vote at their June 2017 sessions as draft Supplement 10 to the 06 series of amendments and draft Supplement 6 to the 07 series of amendments to Regulation No. 83.
Pursuant to GRPE discussions, the proposal adds the following paragraph to the amendment:
GRPE/2017/2 | Proposal for a new Supplement to the 06 and 07 series of amendments to Regulation No. 83
WP.29/2017/64 | Proposal for Supplement 10 to the 06 series of amendments to Regulation No. 83
WP.29/2017/65 | Proposal for Supplement 6 to the 07 series of amendments to Regulation No. 83