Proposal to amend the draft amendments to the 1997 Agreement presented in document WP.29/2017/49
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Refinements to the proposal to amend the 1997 Agreement from the PTI informal group.

Reference Number: WP.29-171-20
Regarding:
Date: 10 March 2017
Proposal Status: Informal WP.29 review
Related Documents:
WP.29/2017/49 | Proposal for amendments to the 1997 Agreement
Discussion(s):
World Forum for the Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations | Session 171 | 14-17 Mar 2017

97. The representative of the Russian Federation, Co-Chair of the IWG on PTI, presented ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2017/49 as amended by WP.29-171-20, proposing amendments to the 1997 Agreement and ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2017/50, with a draft Resolution with requirements for testing equipment, skills and training for inspectors and supervision of test centres.

98. Concerning the proposed amendments to the 1997 Agreement, WP.29 agreed that the secretariat would prepare a consolidated document with all relevant amendments and that the consolidated document in order to resume consideration by the World Forum at the 172nd session in June 2017. The Co-Chair consulted WP.29 whether a Contracting Party would volunteer to submit these amendments to the United Nations Secretary General. The representative of the Russian Federation responded positively, envisaging that a group of several Contracting Parties could submit this amendment proposal.

99. The World Forum adopted ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2017/50, a draft Resolution with requirements for testing equipment, skills and training for inspectors and supervision of test centres.