Document GRVA/2020/4
Software Update Processes: Proposal for a new UN Regulation
Status: Superseded
Discussions and Outcomes
181st WP.29 session (24 Jun 2020)
This proposal (WP.29/2020/80) was adopted by the World Forum. Forty-three Contracting Parties out of the 0 applying UN R156 were present for the vote by AC.1. Forty-two voted in favor with zero against and one abstaining.
5th GRVA session (10-14 Feb 2020)

36. The expert from the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland, Co-Chair of the group introduced a proposal for a new UN Regulation on Software Updates and Software Updates Management System (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/2020/4 amended by GRVA-05-04 and reproduced in GRVA-05-06 in a consolidated version). He explained that the group would prepare an interpretation document but that no resolution would be necessary.

37. GRVA adopted ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/2020/4 amended by Annex III of the GRVA session report and requested the secretariat to submit it (without square brackets) to WP.29 and the Administrative Committee AC.1 for consideration and vote at their June 2020 sessions.

38. The expert from the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland introduced ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/2020/5, proposing provisions for software identification numbers. GRVA adopted the proposal and requested the secretariat to consult WP.29 on the best way to implement these provisions in existing regulations.

39. GRVA noted the report of the test phase prepared by the TF (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/2020/6) and discussed that the TF on CS/OTA should be renamed IWG on CS/OTA.

17th TFCS session (21-23 Jan 2020)