Document GRE/2013/5
Proposal for Collective Amendments to Regulations No. 5 and No. 31
Status: Superseded
Submitted by GTB

Text prepared by the International Automotive Lighting and Light Signalling Expert Group (GTB) to amend the transitional provisions to cease granting new type approvals for the “Sealed Beam” headlamps and to correct the title of UN Regulation No. 31.

Discussions and Outcomes
161st WP.29 session (12-15 Nov 2013)
WP.29/2013/70
WP.29/2013/77

[Proposal adopted.]

[Proposal adopted.]

69th GRE session (8-11 Apr 2013)

22. The expert from GTB introduced ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2013/5, proposing to cease the granting of new type approvals to the “Sealed Beam” headlamps and to correct the title of Regulation No. 31. The expert from Italy introduced GRE-69-37 amending the original proposal. He also introduced GRE-69-38 proposing similar amendments to Regulations Nos. 53 and 74. GRE requested the secretariat to distribute GRE-69-38 with an official symbol at its October 2013 session. GRE adopted ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2013/5 as amended by Annex VII to the report and requested the secretariat to submit it to WP.29 and AC.1 for consideration at their November 2013 sessions as draft (see paras. 6, 7, 9, 11, 15 and 16):

(a) new 03 series of amendments to Regulation No. 5;
(b) new 03 series of amendments to Regulation No. 31;
(c) Supplement 3 to the 06 series of amendments to Regulation No. 48.