Agricultural vehicle couplings: Proposal for a new UN Regulation
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Proposal for a new UN Regulation on uniform provisions concerning the approval of mechanical coupling components of combinations of agricultural vehicles. [Regulation adopted with Australia and Japan abstaining.]

Reference Number: WP.29/2018/69
Date: 9 April 2018
Proposal Status: Adopted
Related Documents:
GRRF-82-30 | Proposal for ToR and RoP for the IWG on Mechanical Couplings for Agricultural Vehicles
GRRF/2018/4 | Proposal for a new Regulation on agricultural vehicle couplings
Discussion(s):
World Forum for the Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations | Session 175 | 18-22 Jun 2018

88. The World Forum considered the proposals for new UN Regulations on Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Vehicles of category L, and on mechanical coupling components of combinations of agricultural vehicles under items 4.12.1 and 4.12.2 and recommended their submission to AC.1 for voting.

89. The representative of Japan expressed his position to abstain for voting a new UN Regulation on mechanical coupling components of combinations of agricultural vehicles due to having no plan to apply it currently.