UN R96: Proposal for amendments to document GRPE/2018/3
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Document GRPE/2018/3 presents a consolidated revision of UN R96 to align the UN Regulation with Regulation (EU) 2016/162 concerning gaseous and particulate pollutant emission limits and type-approval for internal combustion engines for non-road mobile machinery. This proposal presents editorial improvements and corrects the provision allowing contracting parties to require in-service monitoring of engines by explicitly excluding its application from the scope of the Regulation.

Reference Number: GRPE-76-12
Origin: EC
Date: 9 January 2018
Meeting(s):
GRPE-76
6. (a) | Agricultural and forestry tractors, non-road mobile machinery: Regulations Nos. 96 and 120
Proposal Status: Superseded
Related Documents:
GRPE-76-15 | NRMM Emissions: Introduction of documents GRPE-76-12, -13, and -14
GRPE/2018/3 | Proposal for a new series of amendments (05) to Regulation No. 96
WP.29/2018/51 | UN R96: Proposal for the 05 series of amendments
Discussion(s):
Working Party on Pollution and Energy | Session 76 | 9-12 Jan 2018

32. The expert from EC presented (GRPE-76-15) introducing ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2018/3 with a proposal for a draft 05 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 96 to harmonize it with the new European Union Regulation (2016/1628) on Non-Road Mobile Machinery (NRMM) with some corrections by GRPE-76-12. GRPE adopted the proposal as amended (GRPE-76-12) and requested the secretariat to submit ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2018/3 and Annex IX (to the session report) to WP.29 and AC.1 for consideration and vote at their June 2018 sessions as draft 05 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 96.