Proposal for amendments to the 03 series of amendments to Regulation No. 46
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Proposal to clarify the transitional provisions of the 03 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 46, including provisions for extensions of approvals to the 03 series of amendments,for approval of devices to the 02 series, and provisions for aftermarket devices.

Reference Number: GRSG/2013/18
Origin: OICA
Date: 23 July 2013
Proposal Status: Superseded
Related Documents:
GRSG-104-25 | Proposal for amendments to Regulation No. 46
WP.29/2014/8 | Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 03 series of amendments to Regulation No. 46
WP.29/2014/9 | Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 04 series of amendments to Regulation No. 46
Discussion(s):
Working Party on General Safety | Session 105 | 8-11 Oct 2013

28. The expert from OICA introduced ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2013/18 and ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2013/19 clarifying the transitional provisions of the 03 series and the 04 series of amendments, respectively, to UN Regulation No. 46. GRSG adopted ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2013/19, as amended below, and requested the secretariat to submit the amendments to WP.29 and AC.1 for consideration at their March 2014 sessions as part (see para. 27 above) of draft Supplement 1 to the 04 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 46.

New paragraph 21.18., amend to read:

“21.18.Notwithstanding the provisions of paragraphs 21.2., 21.4., 21.5., 21.13. and 21.15. above, for the purpose of replacement parts, Contracting Parties applying this Regulation shall continue to grant approvals according to the 01 series of amendments to this Regulation, to devices for indirect vision of classes I to V for use on vehicle types which have been approved before 26 January 2006 pursuant to the 01 series of amendments of Regulation No. 46 and, where applicable, subsequent extensions to these approvals.”

29. GRSG also adopted ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2013/18, as amended below, and requested the secretariat to submit the amendments to WP.29 and AC.1 for consideration at their March 2014 sessions as draft Supplement 3 to the 03 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 46.

Paragraphs 21.6. and 21.7., replace the wording “force of this series” by “force of the 03 series” (2 times).