Proposal for amendments to the Consolidated Resolution on the Construction of Vehicles (R.E.3)
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Proposal to replace the use of metric “tonnes” with measurements in kilograms in the definitions of vehicle categories and mass.

Reference Number: GRB-65-03/Rev.1
Origin: Russia
Date: 17 February 2017
Proposal Status: Superseded
Related Documents:
GRSG-112-11 | Proposal for amendments to the Consolidated Resolution on the Construction of Vehicles
Discussion(s):
Working Party on Noise | Session 65 | 15-17 Feb 2017

26. The expert from the Russian Federation proposed to change the measuring units for vehicle masses from tonnes to kilograms in the Consolidated Resolution on the Construction of Vehicles (R.E.3, ECE/TRANS/WP.29/78/Rev.4) (GRB-65-03-Rev.1). GRB supported the proposal and requested the secretariat to circulate it to other WP.29 Working Parties, in particular, to Working Party on General Safety (GRSG) at its April 2017 session.

28. GRB noted that the proposal to change the measuring units for vehicle masses from tonnes to kilograms (GRB-65-03-Rev.1), which was agreed on at the previous session, was submitted to the October 2017 session of GRSG (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2017/20).

Working Party on Noise | Session 66 | 4-6 Sep 2017

26. The expert from the Russian Federation proposed to change the measuring units for vehicle masses from tonnes to kilograms in the Consolidated Resolution on the Construction of Vehicles (R.E.3, ECE/TRANS/WP.29/78/Rev.4) (GRB-65-03-Rev.1). GRB supported the proposal and requested the secretariat to circulate it to other WP.29 Working Parties, in particular, to Working Party on General Safety (GRSG) at its April 2017 session.

28. GRB noted that the proposal to change the measuring units for vehicle masses from tonnes to kilograms (GRB-65-03-Rev.1), which was agreed on at the previous session, was submitted to the October 2017 session of GRSG (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2017/20).