Document WP.29/2013/51
Proposal for the 04 series of amendments to Regulation No. 96
Status: Adopted text published

Text as adopted by the Working Party on Pollution and Energy (GRPE) at its 65th session, based upon a proposal by the European Commission, to align the provisions of UN Regulation No. 96 with the 8-mode cycle of European Directive 2010/26/EU and the 2012 amendment of European Directive 97/68/EC.

Discussions and Outcomes
160th WP.29 session (25-28 Jun 2013)

65. The World Forum considered the draft amendment under agenda item 4.7.1 and recommended its submission to AC.1 for voting.

65th GRPE session (15-18 Jan 2013)
GRPE/2013/3

36. The expert from the EC introduced ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2013/3, containing a proposal to amend UN Regulation No. 96 to align its provisions with the 8-mode cycle of European Directive 2010/26/EU and the 2012 amendment of European Directive 97/68/EC. The expert from EUROMOT pointed out that paragraph 4.2. of the UN Regulation No. 96 contains a wrong reference to the 01 series of amendments.

37. GRPE adopted ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2013/3, incorporating an amendment to paragraph 4.2. as indicated below:
Paragraph 4.2., delete “(at present 01)”.
GRPE requested the secretariat to submit the resulting proposal to WP.29 and AC.1, for consideration at their June 2013 sessions, as 04 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 96.

38. GRPE did not consider other proposals to amend UN Regulation No. 96 and any new proposal to amend UN Regulation No. 120.