Working Party
Session 81 | Geneva | 15-18 Apr 2019
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GRE/81
Report of the GRE on its 81st (April 2019) session
13 Jun 2019 Working Party Report GRE-2019-0081
GRE-81-01
Updated provisional agenda for the 81st (April 2019) GRE session
15 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents GRE-81-0001
GRE-81-02/Rev.1
UN R74: Proposal for the 02 series of amendments (Netherlands)
19 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Moped Lighting Moped Lighting Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Category L1 Vehicles with regard to the Installation of Lighting and Light-signalling Devices Proposal from the Netherlands, with support from Finland, Italy, France and Germany, to require installation of direction indicators on mopeds. GRE-81-0002/Rev.1
GRE-81-03
Substitute light sources: equivalence reports for C5W and R5W (GTB)
21 Mar 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Resolution on the common specification of light source categories (RE 5) RE 5: Resolution on light sources Light-Emitting Diode Light Sources LED Light Sources Uniform provisions concerning the approval of light emitting diode (LED) light sources for use in approved lamp units on power-driven vehicles and their trailers Presentation in support of the proposa to introduce new light emitting diode (LED) substitute light source categories C5W/LEDK and R5W/LED (document GRE/2019/9). GRE-81-0003
GRE-81-04
Substitute light sources: equivalence reports for W5W and WY5W (GTB)
21 Mar 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Resolution on the common specification of light source categories (RE 5) RE 5: Resolution on light sources Light-Emitting Diode Light Sources LED Light Sources Uniform provisions concerning the approval of light emitting diode (LED) light sources for use in approved lamp units on power-driven vehicles and their trailers Presentation in support of the proposal to introduce new LED substitute light source categories W5W/LEDK and WY5W/LED (document GRE/2019/10). GRE-81-0004
GRE-81-05
UN R65: Proposal for corrections (GTB)
21 Mar 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Special Warning Lamps Special Warning Lamps Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Special Warning Lamps for Motor Vehicles Proposal for corrections to UN Regulation 65 (Special Warning Lamps) based upon Supplement 10 to the original Regulation. A recent review of the content of UN Regulation 65 has revealed some long-standing editorial errors that do not affect the technical requirements but do create confusion. GRE-81-0005
GRE-81-06
RE5: Modifications to ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2018/40
21 Mar 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Resolution on the common specification of light source categories (RE 5) RE 5: Resolution on light sources Proposal from the Task Force on Substitutes and Retrofits (TF SR) to modify GRE/2018/40, where the information for the 24V version was missing, and to implement editorial corrections. GRE/2018/40 was adopted by GRE during its 80th session as part of a package which also includes amendments to UN Regulation No. 128. GRE-81-0006
GRE-81-07
Substitute – interlock solutions: Fit & function / Fit & non-function by the “Electrical key-system” (IEC)
21 Mar 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Resolution on the common specification of light source categories (RE 5) RE 5: Resolution on light sources Light-Emitting Diode Light Sources LED Light Sources Uniform provisions concerning the approval of light emitting diode (LED) light sources for use in approved lamp units on power-driven vehicles and their trailers Illustration of interlock solutions for the categories C5W/LEDK, W5W/LEDK and WY5W/LED proposed in the documents GRE/2019/9 and GRE/2019/10. GRE-81-0007
GRE-81-08/Rev.1
Outcome of the discussion on AV signalling requirements
18 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Automated Vehicle Signaling Requirements AV Signaling Requirements GRE-81-0008/Rev.1
GRE-81-09
UN R48: Supporting information on document GRE/2019/11 (SIG proposal)
02 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Installation of Lighting and Lighting-Signalling Equipment Installation of Lighting Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Installation of Lighting and Light-signalling Devices GRE-81-0009
GRE-81-10
UN R48: Special Interest Group revised proposal for a new series of amendments
02 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Installation of Lighting and Lighting-Signalling Equipment Installation of Lighting Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Installation of Lighting and Light-signalling Devices Updated proposal, superseding document GRE/2019/11, to:<ol class="alpha"><li>update requirements for headlamps and daytime running lamps related to headlamp switching. In particular, the proposed 07 series of amendments aims to clarify electrical connection requirements, conditions for manual switching OFF of headlamps, and new definitions for switching ON/OFF and for activating/deactivating lamps;</li><li>introduce technical parameters for speed and vehicle distance, allowing reduced intensity at speeds lower than 20 km/h, in order to encourage reduced glaring effects from rear signaling lamps;</li><li>introduce references to the three new simplified lighting Regulations (Light-Signalling Devices (LSD), Road Illumination Devices (RID) and Retro-Reflective Devices (RRD)).</li></ol>The proposal was prepared by a special interest group of GRE experts on the new 07 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 48. This revised proposal includes:<ul><li>Paragraph 5.26 contains the two proposed alternatives from France</li><li>Paragraph 5.26.2. contains the proposals from Czech Republic and GTB</li><li>Paragraph 6.2.7.5.1. contains 3 alternatives for subparagraph (d)</li><li>Paragraph 6.19.7.6. (new) contains the proposal from OICA because of the replacement of “may” by “shall”</li><li>Paragraph 12.6 contains the OICA proposed changes of the Transitional Provisions, linked to ESS introduction.</li></ul> GRE-81-0010
GRE-81-11
Running order of the agenda for 81st GRE session
02 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents GRE-81-0011
GRE-81-12/Rev.1
AVSR Task Force status report
15 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Automated Vehicle Signaling Requirements AV Signaling Requirements GRE-81-0012/Rev.1
GRE-81-13
UN R48: Proposal to amend the draft [07] series (document GRE/2019/3) (Poland)
15 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Installation of Lighting and Lighting-Signalling Equipment Installation of Lighting Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Installation of Lighting and Light-signalling Devices Proposal for changes to the discussion document presenting potential new requirements for headlamp levelling, in particular regarding the vertical inclination in relation to the dipped-beam headlamp mounting height. GRE-81-0013
GRE-81-14/Rev.1
LED Substitute Light Sources Task Force (TFSR) status report
24 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Resolution on the common specification of light source categories (RE 5) RE 5: Resolution on light sources Light-Emitting Diode Light Sources LED Light Sources Uniform provisions concerning the approval of light emitting diode (LED) light sources for use in approved lamp units on power-driven vehicles and their trailers GRE-81-0014/Rev.1
GRE-81-15
General information and WP.29 highlights for the 81st (April 2019) GRE session
15 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents GRE-81-0015
GRE-81-16
UN R48: Box justification for document GRE-81-13 (Poland)
15 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Installation of Lighting and Lighting-Signalling Equipment Installation of Lighting Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Installation of Lighting and Light-signalling Devices Supporting data justifying the headlamp aiming and cut-off points diagrammed in the proposal for a new series of amendments (GRE-81-13). GRE-81-0016
GRE-81-17
LSD (UN R148): Japan comments on document GRE/2019/7 (Japan)
15 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Light-Signalling Devices (LSD) Light-Signalling Devices UN Regulation on uniform provisions concerning the approval of light-signalling devices (lamps) for power-driven vehicles and their trailers Comments on the proposal to introduce requirements for testing sun-load impact. GRE-81-0017
GRE-81-18
UN R53: Clarification of document GRE/2018/47 (India)
15 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Installation of Motorcycle Lighting Motorcycle Lighting Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Category L3 Vehicles with regard to the Installation of Lighting and Light-signalling Devices Clarification of the proposal to render optional the fitment of front position lamps where the motorcycle is fitted with qualified automatic headlamp switching or daytime running lamps. GRE-81-0018
GRE-81-19
SLR informal group status report
19 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Resolution on the common specification of light source categories (RE 5) RE 5: Resolution on light sources Installation of Lighting and Lighting-Signalling Equipment Installation of Lighting Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Installation of Lighting and Light-signalling Devices Light-Signalling Devices (LSD) Light-Signalling Devices UN Regulation on uniform provisions concerning the approval of light-signalling devices (lamps) for power-driven vehicles and their trailers Road Illumination Devices (RID) Road Illumination Devices (RID) UN Regulation on uniform provisions concerning the approval of road illumination devices (lamps) and systems for power-driven vehicles Retro-reflective Devices and Markings (RRD) Retro-reflective Devices (RRD) Simplification of Lighting Regulations SLR To be determined. GRE-81-0019
GRE-81-20
Unique Identifier for the new simplified UN lighting Regulations
19 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Database for the Exchange of Type Approval Documentation DETA n.a. Light-Signalling Devices (LSD) Light-Signalling Devices UN Regulation on uniform provisions concerning the approval of light-signalling devices (lamps) for power-driven vehicles and their trailers Road Illumination Devices (RID) Road Illumination Devices (RID) UN Regulation on uniform provisions concerning the approval of road illumination devices (lamps) and systems for power-driven vehicles Retro-reflective Devices and Markings (RRD) Retro-reflective Devices (RRD) GRE-81-0020
GRE-81-21
Updated diagram in document GRE/2019/3
19 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Installation of Lighting and Lighting-Signalling Equipment Installation of Lighting Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Installation of Lighting and Light-signalling Devices Updated headlamp aiming diagram in the proposal for a new 07 series of amendments to UN R48 as agreed during the April 2019 GRE session. GRE-81-0021
GRE-81-22
Poland response to the SLR informal group request for guidance (Poland)
19 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Simplification of Lighting Regulations SLR To be determined. GRE-81-0022
GRE-81-23
GTB Activity Report (GTB)
24 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Automated Vehicle Signaling Requirements AV Signaling Requirements GRE-81-0023
GRE-81-24
UN R48-07: Invitation to the fifth session of the Special Interest Group (OICA)
24 Apr 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Installation of Lighting and Lighting-Signalling Equipment Installation of Lighting Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Installation of Lighting and Light-signalling Devices GRE-81-0024
GRE/2019/1
GRE-81: Annotated provisional agenda for the April 2019 session
31 Jan 2019 Working Party Agenda GRE/2019/0001
GRE/2019/2
UN R74: Proposal for the 02 series of amendments (Netherlands)
31 Jan 2019 Working Party Formal Documents Moped Lighting Moped Lighting Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Category L1 Vehicles with regard to the Installation of Lighting and Light-signalling Devices Proposal to require installation of direction indicators on mopeds. GRE/2019/0002
GRE/2019/3
UN R48: Proposal for a new [07] series of amendments
01 Feb 2019 Working Party Formal Documents Installation of Lighting and Lighting-Signalling Equipment Installation of Lighting Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Installation of Lighting and Light-signalling Devices Discussion document presenting potential new requirements for headlamp levelling, in particular regarding the vertical inclination in relation to the dipped-beam headlamp mounting height. GRE/2019/0003
GRE/2019/4
UN R48: Proposal for a Supplement to the new 07 series of amendments (France)
01 Feb 2019 Working Party Formal Documents Installation of Lighting and Lighting-Signalling Equipment Installation of Lighting Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Installation of Lighting and Light-signalling Devices Proposal to clarify the requirements of paragraph 5.26. for the variable luminous intensity of four different light signaling functions: rear direction indicator lamps of category 2b, rear position lamps of category R2, stop lamps of category S2,and rear fog lamps of category F2. The intent is to ensure that all the lamps maintain their proportionate relationships throughout the transitions in luminosity. vary all together proportionally. GRE/2019/0004
GRE/2019/5
UN R48: Proposal for a Supplement to the 06 series of amendments (Czech Republic and Italy)
04 Feb 2019 Working Party Formal Documents Installation of Lighting and Lighting-Signalling Equipment Installation of Lighting Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Installation of Lighting and Light-signalling Devices Proposal to correct and clarify the requirements for daytime running lamps (DRL) in conjunction with rear position lamps. GRE/2019/0005
GRE/2019/6
LSD and UN R48.06: Proposal for supplements (France and Germany)
04 Feb 2019 Working Party Formal Documents Light-Signalling Devices (LSD) Light-Signalling Devices UN Regulation on uniform provisions concerning the approval of light-signalling devices (lamps) for power-driven vehicles and their trailers Installation of Lighting and Lighting-Signalling Equipment Installation of Lighting Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Installation of Lighting and Light-signalling Devices Proposal to allow under specified conditions the use of logos inside the illuminating surface of a signalling lamp. GRE/2019/0006
GRE/2019/7
LSD: Proposal for a Supplement (Germany)
04 Feb 2019 Working Party Formal Documents Light-Signalling Devices (LSD) Light-Signalling Devices UN Regulation on uniform provisions concerning the approval of light-signalling devices (lamps) for power-driven vehicles and their trailers Proposal to introduce requirements for testing the sun load impact to avoid delays in the perception of light signals under certain sunlight conditions. GRE/2019/0007
GRE/2019/8
UN R48: Proposal for a Supplement to the 06 series of amendments (Germany)
04 Feb 2019 Working Party Formal Documents Installation of Lighting and Lighting-Signalling Equipment Installation of Lighting Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Installation of Lighting and Light-signalling Devices Proposal to introduce provisions:<ol class="alpha"><li>For vehicles intended for use by the armed services and forces responsible for maintaining public order: the manual switching off of all lighting devices in all circumstances;</li><li>In the absence of a “vehicle door assistance and warning system”: the mandatory application of the hazard warning lights to reduce the safety risks in the case a door is opened to the traffic side.</li></ol> GRE/2019/0008
GRE/2019/9
RE5: Proposal for amendment [6] to the Consolidated Resolution on the common specification of light source categories (GTB)
04 Feb 2019 Working Party Formal Documents Resolution on the common specification of light source categories (RE 5) RE 5: Resolution on light sources Proposal to introduce new light emitting diode (LED) substitute light source categories C5W/LEDK and R5W/LED. GRE/2019/0009
GRE/2019/10
RE5: Proposal for amendment [7] to the Consolidated Resolution on the common specification of light source categories (GTB)
04 Feb 2019 Working Party Formal Documents Resolution on the common specification of light source categories (RE 5) RE 5: Resolution on light sources Proposal to introduce new LED substitute light source categories W5W/LEDK and WY5W/LED. GRE/2019/0010
GRE/2019/11
UN R48: Proposal for a new series of amendments
02 Feb 2019 Working Party Formal Documents Installation of Lighting and Lighting-Signalling Equipment Installation of Lighting Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Installation of Lighting and Light-signalling Devices Proposal to:<ol class="alpha"><li>update requirements for headlamps and daytime running lamps related to headlamp switching. In particular, the proposed 07 series of amendments aims to clarify electrical connection requirements, conditions for manual switching OFF of headlamps, and new definitions for switching ON/OFF and for activating/deactivating lamps;</li><li>introduce technical parameters for speed and vehicle distance, allowing reduced intensity at speeds lower than 20 km/h, in order to encourage reduced glaring effects from rear signaling lamps;</li><li>introduce references to the three new simplified lighting Regulations (Light-Signalling Devices (LSD), Road Illumination Devices (RID) and Retro-Reflective Devices (RRD)).</li></ol>The proposal was prepared by a special interest group of GRE experts on the new 07 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 48. GRE/2019/0011
GRE/2019/12
UN R53: Proposal for an amendment to the draft 03 series of amendments (IMMA)
04 Feb 2019 Working Party Formal Documents Installation of Motorcycle Lighting Motorcycle Lighting Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Category L3 Vehicles with regard to the Installation of Lighting and Light-signalling Devices Proposal to restore the original automatic headlamp ON (AHO) requirement for vehicles not equipped with daytime running lamps (DRL). The 03 series of amendments (focusing on DRL) as approved by GRE during its October 2018 session (document GRE/2018/50) changes provisions for automatic headlamps as adopted for motorcycles in 2004 (see document GRE/2003/12/Rev.1). While appropriate for vehicles equipped with DRL, the changes would reduce safety for vehicles not equipped with DRL. GRE/2019/0012