Proposal to align UN R96 with European Directive 97/68/EC as amended in 2012 and to align table of 8 mode cycle with 2010/26/EU.
45. The expert from the EC gave a presentation (GRPE-64-25) introducing GRPE-64-03, which contains a proposal to amend UN Regulation No. 96 so that its provisions are aligned with the 8 mode cycle of European Directive 2010/26/EU and the 2012 amendment of European Directive 97/68/EC.
46. GRPE agreed and requested the secretariat to distribute GRPE-64-03 as an official document for consideration at the next GRPE session in January 2013.