Proposal for draft 08 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 107 (as adopted by GRSG at its 112th session)
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Proposal to introduce requirements for color contrast for signage and provisions for passengers with limited mobility. At its previous session (GRSG-112), GRSG approved a proposal by Germany (GRSG/2016/20) as revised in document GRSG-112-35 with the proviso that OICA would prepare a final document including transitional provisions for consideration at GRSG-113. Based upon the new general guidelines developed for Revision 3 of the 1958 Agreement, the new requirements would transition into application from September 2020 for new types of vehicles and September 2022 for all existing types.

Reference Number: GRSG-113-15
Origin: OICA
Date: 3 October 2017
Proposal Status: Superseded
Related Documents:
GRSG-112-35 | Proposal for a new 08 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 107
GRSG-113-15/Rev.1 | Revised proposal for draft 08 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 107
GRSG/2016/20 | Proposal for amendments to Regulation No. 107
GRSG/2016/20/Corr.1 | Proposal for amendments to Regulation No. 107
WP.29/2017/107 | Draft General Guidelines for United Nations regulatory procedures and transitional provisions in UN Regulations
Discussion(s):
Working Party on General Safety | Session 113 | 10-13 Oct 2017

5. The expert from Germany recalled the purpose of ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2016/20 to improve the accommodation and accessibility for passengers with reduced mobility. He added that GRSG had adopted the document in principle at its previous session as reproduced in GRSG-112-35 subject to the insertion of transitional provisions. Thus, the expert from OICA introduced GRSG-113-15-Rev.1. The expert from Sweden underlined the need to delete the amendments to Annex 8, paragraph 3.2.4. GRSG adopted ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2016/20 as reproduced in Annex V to the session report (based on GRSG-113-15-Rev.2) and requested the secretariat to submit it to WP.29 and AC.1 as draft 08 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 107 for consideration at their March 2018 sessions.