Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 03 series of amendments to Regulation No. 80
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Proposal to amend the scope and clarify the transitional provisions to avoid misinterpretations for the installation of side-facing seats in category M3 vehicles. The proposal exempts vehicles exceeding 10 tonnes from the prohibition on side-facing seat provided the seat meet conditions specified in the 03 series of amendments to the Regulation.

Reference Number: GRSP/2014/25
Origin: Germany
Date: 22 September 2014
Proposal Status: Superseded
Related Documents:
GRSP-55-18 | Proposal to amend UN Regulation No. 80
WP.29/2015/49 | Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 03 series of amendments to Regulation No. 80
Discussion(s):
Working Party on Passive Safety | Session 56 | 9-12 Dec 2014

28. GRSP considered ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2014/25, tabled by the expert from Germany to avoid any misinterpretation of the provisions for the installation of side-facing seats in vehicles of category M3. GRSP adopted the proposal, not amended, and requested the secretariat to submit it to WP.29 and AC.1, for consideration and vote at their June 2015 sessions as draft Supplement 1 to the 03 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 80.