Proposal for amendments to Regulation No. 55
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Proposal draft by the informal group on UN Regulation No. 55 to update this regulation with respect to:
a) Requirements on remote indication;
b) Availability of information on coupling fixing points for A50X couplings;
c) On lateral strength of drawbars; and
d) a new class definition for fully automatic drawbar couplings.

Reference Number: GRRF/2015/14
Date: 4 December 2014
Proposal Status: Superseded
Related Documents:
GRRF/2015/35 | Proposal for amendments to Regulation No. 55
R55-09-10 | Proposal for amendments to UN Regulation No. 55
R55-09-23 | Comments from France on the draft amendments to UN Regulation No. 55 (GRRF/2015/14)
Discussion(s):
Working Party on Brakes and Running Gear | Session 79 | 16-20 Feb 2015

18. The Chair of the IWG on Regulation No. 55 introduced ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRRF/2015/14, partially addressing the mandate defined in the terms of reference to the group. He announced that further work would be necessary to deliver the remaining items expected. The Chair of GRRF agreed to inform WP.29 about the necessity to extend the mandate duration of the group. The proposal received some comments. The Chair of the IWG volunteered to prepare a revised proposal for the September 2015 session of GRRF.