Document GRVA-02-29
UN R139: Agreed amendments to GRVA/2019/12
Status: Superseded

Proposal to clarify that UN R139 does not mandate the installation of brake assist systems (BAS) on vehicles but rather specifies requirements for the approval of vehicles should they be equipped with a BAS system.

Discussions and Outcomes
178th WP.29 session (24-28 Jun 2019)
This proposal (WP.29/2019/48) was adopted by the World Forum. Forty Contracting Parties out of the 55 applying UN R139 were present for the vote by AC.1. Forty voted in favor with zero against and zero abstaining.
2nd GRVA session (28 Jan-1 Feb 2019)

50. GRVA considered ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/2019/12 (together with ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/2019/6) under agenda item 7 (a) above. GRVA adopted the proposal as amended (GRVA-02-29) and reproduced in Annex V. GRVA requested the secretariat to submit it to WP.29 and AC.1 as draft Supplement 2 to the 01 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 139 (BAS) for consideration and vote at their June 2019 sessions.