Session 185 | Geneva hybrid session | 23-26 Nov 2021
Attendance
Opening remarks
1. Adoption of the agenda

In accordance with Chapter III, Rule 7 of the Rules of Procedure of the World Forum for Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations (WP.29) (TRANS/WP.29/690, Amend.1 and Amend.2), the first item on the provisional agenda is the adoption of the agenda.

WP.29/2021/1160 | WP.29-185: Annotated provision agenda for the November 2021 session
WP.29-185-03 | WP.29-185: Running order of the agenda
WP.29/2021/1160/Add.1 | WP.29-185: Addendum to the annotated provisional agenda Addition of further documents submitted for the November 2021 WP.29 session.
WP.29-185-04 | WP.29-185: Updated consolidated agenda for the November 2021 session
2. Coordination and organization of work
2.1. Report of the session of the Administrative Committee for the Coordination of Work (WP.29/AC.2)

The Chair of the Administrative Committee (WP.29/AC.2) will report on the discussions held during its 137th session and submit the recommendations of the Administrative Committee to the World Forum for consideration and adoption.

2.2. Programme of work and documentation

The World Forum may wish to consider the programme of work and the list of Informal Working Groups (IWGs).

WP.29-185-02 | Draft calendar of WP.29 meetings in 2022
WP.29-185-02 | Draft calendar of WP.29 meetings in 2022
WP.29-185-01 | WP.29 working parties, informal working groups, and chairs as of 1 November 2021
WP.29-185-06 | Programme of Work for WP.29 and its Subsidiary Bodies
WP.29/2021/1/Rev.2 | WP.29: Revised programme of work
WP.29-185-17 | EU Work Programme - UNECE activities 2022-2023
2.3. Intelligent Transport Systems and coordination of automated vehicles related activities

The World Forum agreed to continue consideration of the work related to automated vehicles. WP.29 is expected to coordinate the activities within its GRs towards possible regulatory development for automated vehicles in the legal framework of both the 1958 and 1998 Agreements (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/1139, para. 35).

WP.29/2021/151 | Automated Vehicles Framework Document: Proposal for updated Table 1

The World Forum may wish to note that a session of the Informal Working Goup on Intelligent Transport Systems will take place, back to back with the 185th WP.29 session, in November 2021.

WP.29/2021/151 | Automated Vehicles Framework Document: Proposal for updated Table 1
3. Consideration of the reports of the Working Parties (GRs) subsidiary to WP.29

The World Forum is expected to consider and approve the reports of the Working Parties on General Safety Provisions (GRSG), on Lighting and Light-Signalling (GRE), on Passive Safety (GRSP), on Automated/Autonomous and Connected Vehicles (GRVA), and on Pollution and Energy (GRPE).

3.1. Working Party on General Safety Provisions (GRSG) (121st session, 12-16 April 2021)

Report of the 121st session of GRSG

GRSG/100 | Report of GRSG on its 121st (April 2021) session
3.2. Working Party on Lighting and Light-Signalling (GRE) (Eighty-fourth session, 26-30 April 2021)

Report of the eighty-fourth session of GRE

GRE/84 | Report of GRE on its 84th (April 2021) session
3.3. Working Party on Passive Safety (GRSP) (Sixty-ninth session, 17-21 May 2021)

Report of the sixty-ninth session of GRSP

GRSP/69 | Report of GRSP on its 69th session
3.4. Working Party on Automated/Autonomous and Connected Vehicles (GRVA) (Ninth session, 25–28 May 2021)

Report of the ninth session of GRVA
Report of the tenth session of GRVA

GRVA/09 | Report of the GRVA 9th (February 2021) session
GRVA/10 | Report of GRVA on its 10th session
3.5. Working Party on Pollution and Energy (GRPE) (Eighty-third session, 1-4 June 2021)

Report of the eighty-third session of GRPE

GRPE/83 | Report of GRPE on its 83rd (June 2021) session
3.6. Highlights of the recent sessions
3.6.1. Working Party on Noise (GRBP) (Seventy-fourth session, 15-17 September 2021)

The Chair of GRBP will report orally on the highlights of the session.

GRBP/72 | Report of GRBP on its 74th (September 2021) session
3.6.2. Working Party on Automated/Autonomous and Connected Vehicles (GRVA) (Eleventh session, 27 September – 1 October 2021)

The Chair of GRVA will report orally on the highlights of the session.

GRVA/11 | Report of GRVA on its 11th (Sep-Oct 2021) session
3.6.3. Working Party on General Safety Provisions (GRSG) (122nd session, 12-15 October 2021)

The Chair of GRSG will report orally on the highlights of the session.

The Chair of GRE will report orally on the highlights of the session.

GRSG/101 | Report of GRSG on its 122nd (October 2021) session
3.6.4. Working Party on Lighting and Light-Signalling (GRE) (Eighty-fifth session, 26-29 October 2021)

The Chair of GRE will report orally on the highlights of the session.

GRE/85 | Report of GRE on its 85th (October 2021) session
3.6.5. Working Party on Pollution and Energy (GRPE) (Eighty-fourth session, 19 November 2021)

The Chair of GRPE will report orally on the highlights of the session.

GRPE/84 | Report of the 84th (November 2021) GRPE session
4. 1958 Agreement
4.1. Status of the 1958 Agreement and of the annexed Regulations

The secretariat will present the status of the Agreement and of the annexed UN Regulations on the basis of a new version of ECE/TRANS/WP.29/343/Rev.29, containing all information received by secretariat up to 1 November 2021. Subsequent modifications to the original status document will be available in the document “informal updated version of ECE/TRANS/WP.29/343/Rev.29”.

Information on notified Type Approval Authorities and designated Technical Services is made available via the online tool.

WP.29-185-16 | Status of the 1958 Agreement and adopted proposals as of 19 November 2021
4.2. Guidance requested by the Working Parties on matters related to UN Regulations annexed to the 1958 Agreement

The World Forum may wish to consider and to provide guidance on any matter related to the 1958 Agreement at the request of the Chairs of the Working Parties subsidiary to WP.29.

4.2.1. Reproduction and reference to private standards in UN Regulations, UN Global Technical Regulations (UN GTRs) and Rules

The World Forum agreed to resume consideration of this issue.

4.2.2. Guidance on amendments to UN Regulations annexed to the 1958 Agreement

The World Forum agreed to continue consideration of this issue which affects both the current version of the 1958 Agreement (Revision 3) as well as its previous version.

WP.29 may wish to continue considerations on the update of the guidelines on amendments to UN Regulations at the November 2021 session, if any.

4.3. Development of the International Whole Vehicle Type Approval (IWVTA) system

The Chair of the Informal Working Group on IWVTA will report on the work progress made during the meetings of the group and of the two subgroups in charge of drafting the amendments to the Agreement and to UN Regulation No. 0.

The World Forum will consider the following proposals and may decide to submit them to AC.1 with recommendations on their adoption by vote.

4.3.1. Proposal for the 04 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 0 (IWVTA)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/1159, para. 85, based on WP.29-184-07

WP.29-185-10 | UN R0: Proposal to amend WP.29/2021/84 Proposal for amendment from the IWVTA informal group.
WP.29/2021/84 | UN R0: Proposal for the 04 series of amendments Proposal from the IWVTA informal working group to update the applicable versions for UN R17, R26, R48, R95, R110, R141, and R142 and to introduce new regulations UN R154, R161, R162, and R163 into Annex 4.
WP.29/2021/84 | UN R0: Proposal for the 04 series of amendments Proposal from the IWVTA informal working group to update the applicable versions for UN R17, R26, R48, R95, R110, R141, and R142 and to introduce new regulations UN R154, R161, R162, and R163 into Annex 4.
WP.29-185-10 | UN R0: Proposal to amend WP.29/2021/84 Proposal for amendment from the IWVTA informal group.
4.4. Revision 3 to the 1958 Agreement

The World Forum may wish to be informed on the implementation status of the Revision 3 of the 1958 Agreement.

4.5. Development of an electronic database for the exchange of type approval documentation (DETA)

The expert from Germany will report on the current hosting activities of DETA.

The secretariat will report on the situation for hosting of DETA by UNECE.

WP.29-185-12 | DETA informal group report to WP.29
WP.29-185-12 | DETA informal group report to WP.29
WP.29-185-14/Rev.1 | Report of the DETA informal group on its 42nd session
WP.29-185-13 | DETA: Proposal for amendments to Unique Identifier guidelines
WP.29/2019/77 | DETA: Specifications and application guidelines for the Unique Identifier (UI) module
4.6. Consideration of draft amendments to existing UN Regulations submitted by GRE

The World Forum will consider the following proposals and may decide to submit them to the Administrative Committee of the 1958 Agreement (AC.1) with recommendations on its adoption by vote.

WP.29-185-05 | UN R48: Justification of amendments to transitional provisions in WP.29/2021/86
WP.29/2021/86 | UN R48: Proposal for the 08 series of amendments Proposal from GRE to define the switching conditions of dipped beam and daytime running lamps (DRL) and the variable intensity of rear lamps in conjunction with traffic conditions, clarify determination of the apparent surface, and clarify the requirements for the installation of the foremost side-marker lamp of 3 m from the front (which cannot always be achieved in case of semi-trailers).
4.6.1. Proposal for Supplement 48 to the 03 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 37 (Filament light sources)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/84, para. 20, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2020/15/Rev.1 as amended by GRE-84-32

WP.29/2021/85 | UN R37: Proposal for Supplement 48 to the 03 series of amendments Proposal to insert provisions for replacement LEDr and "Additional Electronics devices".
WP.29/2021/85 | UN R37: Proposal for Supplement 48 to the 03 series of amendments Proposal to insert provisions for replacement LEDr and "Additional Electronics devices".
4.6.2. Proposal for the 08 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 48 (Installation of lighting and light-signalling devices)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/84, paras. 24, 25 and 27, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2021/4, ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2021/5 and ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2021/8

WP.29-185-05 | UN R48: Justification of amendments to transitional provisions in WP.29/2021/86
WP.29/2021/86 | UN R48: Proposal for the 08 series of amendments Proposal from GRE to define the switching conditions of dipped beam and daytime running lamps (DRL) and the variable intensity of rear lamps in conjunction with traffic conditions, clarify determination of the apparent surface, and clarify the requirements for the installation of the foremost side-marker lamp of 3 m from the front (which cannot always be achieved in case of semi-trailers).
WP.29/2021/86 | UN R48: Proposal for the 08 series of amendments Proposal from GRE to define the switching conditions of dipped beam and daytime running lamps (DRL) and the variable intensity of rear lamps in conjunction with traffic conditions, clarify determination of the apparent surface, and clarify the requirements for the installation of the foremost side-marker lamp of 3 m from the front (which cannot always be achieved in case of semi-trailers).
WP.29-185-05 | UN R48: Justification of amendments to transitional provisions in WP.29/2021/86
4.6.3. Proposal for the 02 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 86 (Installation of lighting and light-signalling devices for agricultural vehicles)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/84, para. 30, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2020/7/Rev.1

WP.29/2021/87 | UN R86: Proposal for the 02 series of amendments Proposal to improve lateral lighting on vehicles of more than 4.6 m in length, address asymmetrical vehicle designs, make editorial corrections, and harmonize certain requirements with UN R48.
WP.29/2021/87 | UN R86: Proposal for the 02 series of amendments Proposal to improve lateral lighting on vehicles of more than 4.6 m in length, address asymmetrical vehicle designs, make editorial corrections, and harmonize certain requirements with UN R48.
4.6.4. Proposal for Supplement 11 to the 01 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 128 (LED light sources)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/84, para. 20, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2020/17

WP.29/2021/88 | UN R128: Proposal for Supplement 11 to the 00 series of amendments Proposal to exclude light-emitting diode replacement light sources (LEDr) from approvals under UN Regulation No. 128.
WP.29/2021/88 | UN R128: Proposal for Supplement 11 to the 00 series of amendments Proposal to exclude light-emitting diode replacement light sources (LEDr) from approvals under UN Regulation No. 128.
4.6.5. Proposal for draft Supplement 12 to the 01 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 45 (Headlamp cleaners)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/84, para. 10, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2021/7

WP.29/2021/89 | UN R45: Proposal for Supplement 12 to the 01 series of amendments Proposal from GRE to insert missing references to UN Regulation No. 149.
WP.29/2021/89 | UN R45: Proposal for Supplement 12 to the 01 series of amendments Proposal from GRE to insert missing references to UN Regulation No. 149.
4.6.6. Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 03 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 48 (Installation of lighting and light-signalling devices)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/84, para. 24, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2021/5

WP.29/2021/90 | UN R48: Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 03 series of amendments Proposal from GRE to clarify determination of the apparent surface.
WP.29/2021/90 | UN R48: Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 03 series of amendments Proposal from GRE to clarify determination of the apparent surface.
4.6.7. Proposal for Supplement 20 to the 04 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 48 (Installation of lighting and light-signalling devices)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/84, para. 24, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2021/5

WP.29/2021/91 | UN R48: Proposal for Supplement 20 to the 04 series of amendments Proposal from GRE to clarify determination of the apparent surface.
WP.29/2021/91 | UN R48: Proposal for Supplement 20 to the 04 series of amendments Proposal from GRE to clarify determination of the apparent surface.
4.6.8. Proposal for Supplement 15 to the 05 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 48 (Installation of lighting and light-signalling devices)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/84, para. 24, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2021/5

WP.29/2021/92 | UN R48: Proposal for Supplement 15 to the 05 series of amendments Proposal from GRE to clarify determination of the apparent surface.
WP.29/2021/92 | UN R48: Proposal for Supplement 15 to the 05 series of amendments Proposal from GRE to clarify determination of the apparent surface.
4.6.9. Proposal for Supplement 15 to the 06 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 48 (Installation of lighting and light-signalling devices)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/84, paras. 24 and 25, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2021/5 and ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2021/8

WP.29/2021/93 | UN R48: Proposal for Supplement 15 to the 06 series of amendments Proposal from GRE to clarify determinations of the apparent surface and requirements for the installation of the foremost side-marker lamp 3 meters from the front which cannot always be achieved in case of semi-trailers.
WP.29/2021/93 | UN R48: Proposal for Supplement 15 to the 06 series of amendments Proposal from GRE to clarify determinations of the apparent surface and requirements for the installation of the foremost side-marker lamp 3 meters from the front which cannot always be achieved in case of semi-trailers.
4.6.10. Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 07 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 48 (Installation of lighting and light-signalling devices)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/84, paras. 24 and 25, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2021/5 and ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2021/8

WP.29/2021/94 | UN R48: Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 07 series of amendments Proposal from GRE to clarify determinations of the apparent surface and requirements for the installation of the foremost side-marker lamp three meters from the front which cannot always be achieved in case of semi-trailers.
WP.29/2021/94 | UN R48: Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 07 series of amendments Proposal from GRE to clarify determinations of the apparent surface and requirements for the installation of the foremost side-marker lamp three meters from the front which cannot always be achieved in case of semi-trailers.
4.6.11. Proposal for Supplement 4 to the original series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 149 (Road illumination devices)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/84, para. 31, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2021/6

WP.29/2021/95 | UN R149: Proposal for Supplement 4 to the original series of amendments Proposal from GRE to insert a new paragraph 3.2.5. corresponding to paragraph 4.4. in UN R119 which was unintentionally omitted from the original text of UN R149.
WP.29/2021/95 | UN R149: Proposal for Supplement 4 to the original series of amendments Proposal from GRE to insert a new paragraph 3.2.5. corresponding to paragraph 4.4. in UN R119 which was unintentionally omitted from the original text of UN R149.
4.6.12. Proposal for Supplement 4 to the original series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 150 (Retro-reflective devices)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/84, para. 12, based on GRE-84-04

WP.29/2021/96 | UN R150: Proposal for Supplement 4 to the original series of amendments Proposal from GRE to improve alignment of UN R150 with the provisions in the original UN Regulations No. 3, 27, 69, 70 and 104.
WP.29/2021/96 | UN R150: Proposal for Supplement 4 to the original series of amendments Proposal from GRE to improve alignment of UN R150 with the provisions in the original UN Regulations No. 3, 27, 69, 70 and 104.
4.7. Consideration of draft amendments to existing UN Regulations submitted by GRSG
4.7.1. Proposal for the 04 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 67 (LPG vehicles)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/100, para. 66, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2021/8.

WP.29/2021/97 | UN R67: Proposal for the 04 series of amendments Proposal from GRSG to update vehicle-fuel identification symbols in alignment with ISO 17840-4, Part 4 (Propulsion energy identification) and to extent the scope of the fuel identification requirements to include N<sub>2</sub> and N<sub>3</sub> vehicles.
WP.29/2021/97 | UN R67: Proposal for the 04 series of amendments Proposal from GRSG to update vehicle-fuel identification symbols in alignment with ISO 17840-4, Part 4 (Propulsion energy identification) and to extent the scope of the fuel identification requirements to include N<sub>2</sub> and N<sub>3</sub> vehicles.
4.7.2. Proposal for the 05 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 110 (CNG and LNG vehicles)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/100, para. 68, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2021/9.

WP.29/2021/98 | UN R110: Proposal for the 05 series of amendments Proposal from GRSG to update the vehicle-fuel identification symbols in line with ISO 17840-4, Part 4 (Propulsion energy identification) and to extend the scope of the identification requirements to N<sub>/2</sub> and N<sub>3</sub> vehicles.
WP.29/2021/98 | UN R110: Proposal for the 05 series of amendments Proposal from GRSG to update the vehicle-fuel identification symbols in line with ISO 17840-4, Part 4 (Propulsion energy identification) and to extend the scope of the identification requirements to N<sub>/2</sub> and N<sub>3</sub> vehicles.
4.7.3. Proposal for the 01 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 116 (Anti-theft and alarm systems)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/100, para. 75, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2021/11 as amended by GRSG-121-12 and in session.

WP.29/2021/99 | UN R116: Proposal for the 01 series of amendments Proposal from GRSG to introduce provisions for digital keys.
WP.29/2021/99 | UN R116: Proposal for the 01 series of amendments Proposal from GRSG to introduce provisions for digital keys.
4.7.4. Proposal for the 02 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 125 (Forward field of Vision of Drivers)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/100, para. 80, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2021/12 as amended by GRSG-121-15 and in session.

WP.29/2021/100 | UN R125: Proposal for the 02 series of amendments Proposal from GRSG to introduce provisions for Field of Vision Assistants.
WP.29/2021/100 | UN R125: Proposal for the 02 series of amendments Proposal from GRSG to introduce provisions for Field of Vision Assistants.
4.7.5. Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 03 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 118 (Burning behaviour of materials)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/100, para. 28, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2021/3 as complemented by GRSG-121-04.

WP.29/2021/101 | UN R118: Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 03 series of amendments Proposal from GRSG to clarify that parts made of plastic glazing are required to undergo the tests described in Annexes 6 to 8 of UN R118 and to allow for approval of vehicles of Categories M3, Class I at the request of the manufacturer.
WP.29/2021/101 | UN R118: Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 03 series of amendments Proposal from GRSG to clarify that parts made of plastic glazing are required to undergo the tests described in Annexes 6 to 8 of UN R118 and to allow for approval of vehicles of Categories M3, Class I at the request of the manufacturer.
4.7.6. Proposal for Supplement 5 to the 02 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 118 (Burning behaviour of materials)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/100, para. 28, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2021/3.

WP.29/2021/152 | UN R118: Proposal for Supplement 5 to the 02 series of amendments Proposal to clarify that parts made of plastic glazing are required to undergo the tests described in Annexes 6 to 8 of UN R118 and to introduce M<sub>3</sub> class I vehicles into scope to permit approvals on a voluntary basis.
WP.29/2021/152 | UN R118: Proposal for Supplement 5 to the 02 series of amendments Proposal to clarify that parts made of plastic glazing are required to undergo the tests described in Annexes 6 to 8 of UN R118 and to introduce M<sub>3</sub> class I vehicles into scope to permit approvals on a voluntary basis.
4.7.7. Proposal for Supplement 3 to the original version of UN Regulation No. 151 (Blind Spot Information Systems (BSIS))

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/100, para. 43, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2021/4, as amended by GRSG-121-07.

WP.29/2021/102 | UN R151: Proposal for Supplement 3 Supplement 1 to the original version of UN R151 (GRSG/2019/25) amended the paragraph 5.3.1.4. to add an explicit requirement for the maximum detection distance. The Supplement did not intend to delete or suggest a change in the requirements for the information signal boundaries or the detection area around the front wheel. This proposal reintroduces and clarifies the requirement for the detection area around the front wheel.
WP.29/2021/102 | UN R151: Proposal for Supplement 3 Supplement 1 to the original version of UN R151 (GRSG/2019/25) amended the paragraph 5.3.1.4. to add an explicit requirement for the maximum detection distance. The Supplement did not intend to delete or suggest a change in the requirements for the information signal boundaries or the detection area around the front wheel. This proposal reintroduces and clarifies the requirement for the detection area around the front wheel.
4.7.8. Proposal for Supplement 1 to the original version of UN Regulation No. 158 (Reversing motion)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/100, para. 47, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2021/5, as amended by GRSG-121-08.

WP.29/2021/103 | UN R158: Proposal for Supplement 1 Consolidated proposal of amendments to improve and clarify the text of the original version of the regulation.
WP.29/2021/103 | UN R158: Proposal for Supplement 1 Consolidated proposal of amendments to improve and clarify the text of the original version of the regulation.
4.7.9. Proposal for Supplement 1 to the original version of UN Regulation No. 159 (Moving Off Information Systems)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/100, para. 49, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2021/6, as complemented by GRSG-121-10.

WP.29/2021/104 | UN R159: Proposal for Supplement 1 Consolidated proposal of amendments from GRSG to improve and clarify the original text of the Moving Off Information Systems regulation.
WP.29/2021/104 | UN R159: Proposal for Supplement 1 Consolidated proposal of amendments from GRSG to improve and clarify the original text of the Moving Off Information Systems regulation.
4.7.10. Proposal for Supplement 10 to the 01 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 55 (Mechanical couplings)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/10, para. 58, based on GRSG-121-42.

WP.29/2021/105 | UN R55: Proposal for Supplement 10 to 01 series of amendments Proposal from GRSG to correct the omission of a Corrigendum to remove a subparagraph under paragraph 12.1 in UN R55.
WP.29/2021/105 | UN R55: Proposal for Supplement 10 to 01 series of amendments Proposal from GRSG to correct the omission of a Corrigendum to remove a subparagraph under paragraph 12.1 in UN R55.
4.7.11. Proposal for Supplement 02 to the 02 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 55 (Mechanical couplings)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/10, para. 58, based on GRSG-121-42.

WP.29/2021/153 | UN R55: Proposal for Supplement 2 to 02 series of amendments Proposal from GRSG to remove a subparagraph under paragraph 12.1 that should not have been included in Revision 2 of the Regulation.
WP.29/2021/153 | UN R55: Proposal for Supplement 2 to 02 series of amendments Proposal from GRSG to remove a subparagraph under paragraph 12.1 that should not have been included in Revision 2 of the Regulation.
4.7.12. Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 03 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 58 (Rear underrun protective devices)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/100, para. 60, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2021/15.

WP.29/2021/106 | UN R58: Proposal for supplement 3 to the 03 series of amendments Proposal from GRSG to align UN R58 with EU Regulation 1230/2012 with regard to access ramps.
WP.29/2021/106 | UN R58: Proposal for supplement 3 to the 03 series of amendments Proposal from GRSG to align UN R58 with EU Regulation 1230/2012 with regard to access ramps.
4.7.13. Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 04 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 110 (CNG and LNG vehicles)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/100, para. 70, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2021/10 as amended by GRSG-121-22 and in session.

WP.29/2021/107 | UN R110: Proposal for supplement 3 to the 04 series of amendments Proposal for GRSG to add provisions for excess flow valves (EFV) which can shut off fuel flow at the time of operation to specific components.
WP.29/2021/107 | UN R110: Proposal for supplement 3 to the 04 series of amendments Proposal for GRSG to add provisions for excess flow valves (EFV) which can shut off fuel flow at the time of operation to specific components.
4.8. Consideration of draft amendments to existing UN Regulations submitted by GRSP
4.8.1. Proposal for Supplement 9 to the 07 series to UN Regulation No. 14 (Safety-belt anchorages)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 10, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/9 as amended by Annex III to the report.

WP.29/2021/108 | UN R14: Proposal for Supplement 9 to the 07 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to correct an inconsistency in Annex 6 – Appendix 1 with regard to the minimum number of lower anchorages for folding seats.
WP.29/2021/108 | UN R14: Proposal for Supplement 9 to the 07 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to correct an inconsistency in Annex 6 – Appendix 1 with regard to the minimum number of lower anchorages for folding seats.
4.8.2. Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 08 series to UN Regulation No. 14 (Safety-belt anchorages)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 10, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/9 as amended by Annex III to the report.

WP.29/2021/109 | UN R14: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 08 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to correct an inconsistency in Annex 6 – Appendix 1 with regard to the minimum number of lower anchorages for folding seats.
WP.29/2021/109 | UN R14: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 08 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to correct an inconsistency in Annex 6 – Appendix 1 with regard to the minimum number of lower anchorages for folding seats.
4.8.3. Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 09 series of amendment to UN Regulation No. 14 (Safety-belt anchorages)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 10, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/9 as amended by Annex III to the report.

WP.29/2021/110 | UN R14: Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 09 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to correct an inconsistency in Annex 6 – Appendix 1 with regard to the minimum number of lower anchorages for folding seats.
WP.29/2021/110 | UN R14: Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 09 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to correct an inconsistency in Annex 6 – Appendix 1 with regard to the minimum number of lower anchorages for folding seats.
4.8.4. Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 07 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 16 (Safety-belts)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 11, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/10 not amended.

WP.29/2021/112 | UN R16: Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 07 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to correct an omission in paragraph 3 with regard to information on safety-belt reminders and align the regulation with Annex I of EU regulation 2018/858.
WP.29/2021/112 | UN R16: Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 07 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to correct an omission in paragraph 3 with regard to information on safety-belt reminders and align the regulation with Annex I of EU regulation 2018/858.
4.8.5. Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 08 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 16 (Safety-belts)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 11, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/10 not amended.

WP.29/2021/113 | UN R16: Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 08 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to correct an omission in paragraph 3 with regard to information on safety-belt reminders and align the regulation with Annex I of EU regulation 2018/858.
WP.29/2021/113 | UN R16: Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 08 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to correct an omission in paragraph 3 with regard to information on safety-belt reminders and align the regulation with Annex I of EU regulation 2018/858.
4.8.6. Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 06 series of amendment to UN Regulation No. 22 (Protective helmets)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 17, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/13, as amended by Annex IV to the report.

WP.29/2021/114 | UN R22: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 06 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to clarify the treatment of helmet accessories until specifications for the type approval of helmet accessories can be established.
WP.29/2021/114 | UN R22: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 06 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to clarify the treatment of helmet accessories until specifications for the type approval of helmet accessories can be established.
4.8.7. Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 04 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 94 (Frontal collision)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 47, based on GRSP-69-41 as reproduced in Annex X to the report.

WP.29/2021/115 | UN R94: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 04 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to clarify the definition of “specific voltage condition” (aligning UN Regulations Nos. 94, 95, 137 and 153).
WP.29/2021/115 | UN R94: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 04 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to clarify the definition of “specific voltage condition” (aligning UN Regulations Nos. 94, 95, 137 and 153).
4.8.8. Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 04 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 95 (Lateral collision)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, paras. 19, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/8, not amended.

WP.29/2021/116 | UN R95: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 04 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to expand the scope to M<sub>1</sub> vehicles with a maximum permissible mass not exceeding 3,500 kg; M<sub>1</sub> vehicles with a maximum permissible mass exceeding 3,500 kg and a low “R” point, and N<sub>1</sub> vehicles.
WP.29/2021/116 | UN R95: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 04 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to expand the scope to M<sub>1</sub> vehicles with a maximum permissible mass not exceeding 3,500 kg; M<sub>1</sub> vehicles with a maximum permissible mass exceeding 3,500 kg and a low “R” point, and N<sub>1</sub> vehicles.
4.8.9. Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 05 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 95 (Lateral collision)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, paras. 19 and 47, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/8, not amended and on GRSP-69-41 as reproduced in Annex X to the report.

WP.29/2021/117 | UN R95: Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 05 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to expand the scope to M<sub>1</sub> vehicles with a maximum permissible mass not exceeding 3,500 kg; M<sub>1</sub> vehicles with a maximum permissible mass exceeding 3,500 kg and a low “R” point, and N<sub>1</sub> vehicles and to clarify the definition of "specific voltage condition".
WP.29/2021/117 | UN R95: Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 05 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to expand the scope to M<sub>1</sub> vehicles with a maximum permissible mass not exceeding 3,500 kg; M<sub>1</sub> vehicles with a maximum permissible mass exceeding 3,500 kg and a low “R” point, and N<sub>1</sub> vehicles and to clarify the definition of "specific voltage condition".
4.8.10. Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 03 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 100 (Electric power-train vehicles)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 44, based on GRSP-69-04 as reproduced in Annex IX to the report.

WP.29/2021/118 | UN R100: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 03 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP o clarify specific conditions concerning the interpretation of an AC voltage (rms) for testing with AC 48-volt generators.
WP.29/2021/118 | UN R100: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 03 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP o clarify specific conditions concerning the interpretation of an AC voltage (rms) for testing with AC 48-volt generators.
4.8.11. Proposal for Supplement 11 to the original version of UN Regulation No. 129 (Enhanced Child Restraint Systems)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 22, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/3 not amended.

WP.29/2021/119 | UN R129: Proposal for Supplement 11 to the original version Proposal from GRSP to clarify the application of the dynamic test procedures and specify the installation configurations to be tested.
WP.29/2021/119 | UN R129: Proposal for Supplement 11 to the original version Proposal from GRSP to clarify the application of the dynamic test procedures and specify the installation configurations to be tested.
4.8.12. Proposal for Supplement 8 to the 01 series of amendment to UN Regulation No. 129 (Enhanced Child Restraint Systems)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 22, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/4

WP.29/2021/120 | UN R129: Proposal for Supplement 8 to the 01 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to clarify the application of the dynamic test procedures and specify the installation configurations to be tested.
WP.29/2021/120 | UN R129: Proposal for Supplement 8 to the 01 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to clarify the application of the dynamic test procedures and specify the installation configurations to be tested.
4.8.13. Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 02 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 129 (Enhanced Child Restraint Systems)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 22, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/5 not amended.

WP.29/2021/121 | UN R129: Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 02 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to clarify the application of the dynamic test procedures and specify the installation configurations to be tested.
WP.29/2021/121 | UN R129: Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 02 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to clarify the application of the dynamic test procedures and specify the installation configurations to be tested.
4.8.14. Proposal for Supplement 6 to the 03 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 129 (Enhanced Child Restraint Systems)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 22, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/6 not amended.

WP.29/2021/122 | UN R129: Proposal for Supplement 6 to the 03 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to clarify the application of the dynamic test procedures and specify the installation configurations to be tested.
WP.29/2021/122 | UN R129: Proposal for Supplement 6 to the 03 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to clarify the application of the dynamic test procedures and specify the installation configurations to be tested.
4.8.15. Proposal for Supplement 4 to the original version of UN Regulation No. 134 (Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Vehicles (HFCV))

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 25, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/12 as amended by Annex V to the report.

WP.29/2021/123 | UN R134: Proposal for Supplement 4 to the original version Proposal from GRSP to to allow alternative test methods for heavy duty vehicles in order to improve applicability of the requirements to vehicles of categories M<sub>2</sub>, M<sub>3</sub>, N<sub>2</sub> and N<sub>3</sub>..
WP.29/2021/123 | UN R134: Proposal for Supplement 4 to the original version Proposal from GRSP to to allow alternative test methods for heavy duty vehicles in order to improve applicability of the requirements to vehicles of categories M<sub>2</sub>, M<sub>3</sub>, N<sub>2</sub> and N<sub>3</sub>..
4.8.16. Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 01 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 134 (Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Vehicles (HFCV))

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 25, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/12 as amended by Annex V to the report.

WP.29/2021/124 | UN R134: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 01 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to allow alternative test methods for heavy duty vehicles in order to improve applicability of the requirements to vehicles of categories M<sub>2</sub>, M<sub>3</sub>, N<sub>2</sub> and N<sub>3</sub>.
WP.29/2021/124 | UN R134: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 01 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to allow alternative test methods for heavy duty vehicles in order to improve applicability of the requirements to vehicles of categories M<sub>2</sub>, M<sub>3</sub>, N<sub>2</sub> and N<sub>3</sub>.
4.8.17. Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 02 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 137 (Frontal impact with focus on restraint systems)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 47, based on GRSP-69-41 as reproduced in Annex X to the report.

WP.29/2021/125 | UN R137: Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 02 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to clarify the definition of “specific voltage condition”
WP.29/2021/125 | UN R137: Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 02 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to clarify the definition of “specific voltage condition”
4.8.18. Proposal for Supplement 1 to the original version of UN Regulation No.145 (ISOFIX anchorage systems, ISOFIX top tether anchorages and i-Size)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 30, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/11 not amended.

WP.29/2021/126 | UN R145: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the original version Proposal from GRSP to clarify the requirements for the location of ISOFIX systems in case the vehicle type is equipped with rearward facing seats.
WP.29/2021/126 | UN R145: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the original version Proposal from GRSP to clarify the requirements for the location of ISOFIX systems in case the vehicle type is equipped with rearward facing seats.
4.8.19. Proposal for Supplement 2 to the original version of UN Regulation No. 153 (Fuel system integrity and safety of electric power train in the event of a rear-end collision)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 47, based on GRSP-69-41 as reproduced in Annex X to the report.

WP.29/2021/127 | UN R153: Proposal for Supplement 2 to the original version Proposal from GRSP to clarify the definition of “specific voltage condition”.
WP.29/2021/127 | UN R153: Proposal for Supplement 2 to the original version Proposal from GRSP to clarify the definition of “specific voltage condition”.
4.8.20. Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 01 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 135 (Pole side impact)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 27, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/14, as amended by Annex VI to the report;

WP.29/2021/157 | UN R135: Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 01 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to define parameters to enable a reproducible measurement of the acute angle alpha (α) to decide if the vehicle is or is not in the scope of the regulation.
WP.29/2021/157 | UN R135: Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 01 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to define parameters to enable a reproducible measurement of the acute angle alpha (α) to decide if the vehicle is or is not in the scope of the regulation.
4.9. Consideration of draft amendments to existing UN Regulations submitted by GRPE
4.9.1. Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 03 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 24 (Visible pollutants, measurement of power of C.I. engines (Diesel smoke))

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/83, para. 29., based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2021/15.

WP.29/2021/128 | UN R24: Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 03 series of amendments Proposal from GRPE to exempt vehicles with newer technologies (e.g., modern vehicles) from opacity tests.
WP.29/2021/128 | UN R24: Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 03 series of amendments Proposal from GRPE to exempt vehicles with newer technologies (e.g., modern vehicles) from opacity tests.
4.9.2. Proposal for Supplement 11 to the 05 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 49 (Emissions of compression ignition and positive ignition (LPG and CNG) engines)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/83, para. 22., based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2021/13, as amended by Annex IX.

WP.29/2021/129 | UN R49: Proposal for Supplement 11 to the 05 series of amendments Proposal from GRPE to correct and improve provisions with respect to humidity and hydrocarbon measurements.
WP.29/2021/129 | UN R49: Proposal for Supplement 11 to the 05 series of amendments Proposal from GRPE to correct and improve provisions with respect to humidity and hydrocarbon measurements.
4.9.3. Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 06 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 49 (Emissions of compression ignition and positive ignition (LPG and CNG) engines)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/83, para. 22., based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2021/14, as amended by Annex X.

WP.29/2021/130 | UN R49: Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 06 series of amendments Proposal from GRPE to correct and clarify the text and to introduce linearity requirements for humidity sensors to address humidity content measurement for the calculation of the specific exhaust emission.
WP.29/2021/130 | UN R49: Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 06 series of amendments Proposal from GRPE to correct and clarify the text and to introduce linearity requirements for humidity sensors to address humidity content measurement for the calculation of the specific exhaust emission.
4.9.4. Proposal for Supplement 15 to the 05 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 83 (Emissions of M1 and N1 vehicles)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/83, para. 8., based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2021/10, GRPE-83-15 and in session as amended by Annex IV.

WP.29/2021/131 | UN R83: Proposal for Supplement 15 to the 05 series of amendments Proposal from GRPE to extend the acceptable reference fuels and road load determination methodologies and clarify crankcase pressure measurement and four-wheel drive vehicles tests.
WP.29/2021/131 | UN R83: Proposal for Supplement 15 to the 05 series of amendments Proposal from GRPE to extend the acceptable reference fuels and road load determination methodologies and clarify crankcase pressure measurement and four-wheel drive vehicles tests.
4.9.5. Proposal for Supplement 17 to the 06 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 83 (Emissions of M1 and N1 vehicles)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/83, para. 8., based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2021/10, GRPE-83-15 and in session as amended by Annex V.

WP.29/2021/132 | UN R83: Proposal for Supplement 17 to the 06 series of amendments Proposal from GRPE to extend the acceptable reference fuels and road load determination methodologies and clarify crankcase pressure measurement and four-wheel drive vehicle tests.
WP.29/2021/132 | UN R83: Proposal for Supplement 17 to the 06 series of amendments Proposal from GRPE to extend the acceptable reference fuels and road load determination methodologies and clarify crankcase pressure measurement and four-wheel drive vehicle tests.
4.9.6. Proposal for Supplement 14 to the 07 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 83 (Emissions of M1 and N1 vehicles)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/83, para. 8., based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2021/10, GRPE-83-15 and in session as amended by Annex VI.

WP.29/2021/133 | UN R83: Proposal for Supplement 14 to the 07 series of amendments Proposal from GRPE to extend the acceptable reference fuels and road load determination methodologies and clarify crankcase pressure measurement and four-wheel drive vehicle tests.
WP.29/2021/133 | UN R83: Proposal for Supplement 14 to the 07 series of amendments Proposal from GRPE to extend the acceptable reference fuels and road load determination methodologies and clarify crankcase pressure measurement and four-wheel drive vehicle tests.
4.9.7. Proposal for Supplement 11 to the 01 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 101 (CO2 emission/fuel consumption)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/83, para. 10., based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2021/11 and during the session as amended by Annex VII.

WP.29/2021/134 | UN R101: Proposal for Supplement 11 to the 01 series of amendments Proposal from GRPE to introduce a shortened test procedure for PEVs and to update the COP test procedure in order to align with procedures in UN R154 (WLTP).
WP.29/2021/134 | UN R101: Proposal for Supplement 11 to the 01 series of amendments Proposal from GRPE to introduce a shortened test procedure for PEVs and to update the COP test procedure in order to align with procedures in UN R154 (WLTP).
4.9.8. Proposal for Supplement 1 to UN Regulation No. 133 (Recyclability of motor vehicles)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/83, para. 31., based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2021/16 and during the session as amended by Annex XI.

WP.29/2021/135 | UN R133: Proposal for Supplement 1 Proposal from GRPE to align provisions in paragraph 7 and Annex 6.
WP.29/2021/135 | UN R133: Proposal for Supplement 1 Proposal from GRPE to align provisions in paragraph 7 and Annex 6.
4.10. Consideration of draft amendments to existing UN Regulations submitted by GRVA
4.10.1. Proposal for Supplement 3 the 02 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 79 (Steering equipment)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/10, para. 64, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/2021/12 as amended by GRVA-10-39 (as amended in session).

WP.29/2021/136 | UN R79: Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 02 series of amendments Proposal from GRVA to allow continuous movement of the driver as an alternative to the continuous actuation of the remote-control device as a means to assure driver attentiveness.
WP.29/2021/136 | UN R79: Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 02 series of amendments Proposal from GRVA to allow continuous movement of the driver as an alternative to the continuous actuation of the remote-control device as a means to assure driver attentiveness.
4.10.2. Proposal for Supplement 6 the 03 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 79 (Steering equipment)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/10, para. 64, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/2021/12 as amended by GRVA-10-39 (as amended in session).

WP.29/2021/137 | UN R79: Proposal for Supplement 6 to the 03 series of amendments Proposal from GRVA to allow continuous movement of the driver as an alternative to the continuous actuation of the remote-control device as a means to assure driver attentiveness.
WP.29/2021/137 | UN R79: Proposal for Supplement 6 to the 03 series of amendments Proposal from GRVA to allow continuous movement of the driver as an alternative to the continuous actuation of the remote-control device as a means to assure driver attentiveness.
4.10.3. Proposal for Supplement 1 the 04 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 79 (Steering equipment)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/10, para. 64, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/2021/12 as amended by GRVA-10-39 (as amended in session).

WP.29/2021/138 | UN R79: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 04 series of amendments Proposal from GRVA to allow continuous movement of the driver as an alternative to the continuous actuation of the remote-control device as a means to assure driver attentiveness.
WP.29/2021/138 | UN R79: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 04 series of amendments Proposal from GRVA to allow continuous movement of the driver as an alternative to the continuous actuation of the remote-control device as a means to assure driver attentiveness.
4.10.4. Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 02 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 90 (Replacement brake parts)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/10, para. 87, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/2021/15 as amended by GRVA-10-28.

WP.29/2021/139 | UN R90: Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 02 series of amendments Proposal from GRVA to replace the specification of the type and size of brake caliper and brake disc for brake lining CoP assessment with specifications for a pad area and thickness of the original approval. The original specification corresponds to obsolete caliper and rotor configurations no longer in widespread use.
WP.29/2021/139 | UN R90: Proposal for Supplement 7 to the 02 series of amendments Proposal from GRVA to replace the specification of the type and size of brake caliper and brake disc for brake lining CoP assessment with specifications for a pad area and thickness of the original approval. The original specification corresponds to obsolete caliper and rotor configurations no longer in widespread use.
4.10.5. Proposal for Supplement 4 to the original version of UN Regulation No. 152 (AEBS for M1 and N1)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/10, para. 70, based on GRVA-10-03.

WP.29/2021/140 | UN R152: Proposal for Supplement 4 Proposal from GRVA to clarify AEBS restart, including that an automatic engine restart (stop/start systems) does not require a reactivation of the AEBS, to allow for electromagnetic compatibility demonstration via the 06 series of amendments to UN R10, to move provisions for Indication of an ongoing initialization from the section on failure indications to a separate paragraph, and to make an editorial correction.
WP.29/2021/140 | UN R152: Proposal for Supplement 4 Proposal from GRVA to clarify AEBS restart, including that an automatic engine restart (stop/start systems) does not require a reactivation of the AEBS, to allow for electromagnetic compatibility demonstration via the 06 series of amendments to UN R10, to move provisions for Indication of an ongoing initialization from the section on failure indications to a separate paragraph, and to make an editorial correction.
4.10.6. Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 01 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 152 (AEBS for M1 and N1)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/10, para. 70, based on GRVA-10-03.

WP.29/2021/141 | UN R152: Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 01 series of amendments Proposal from GRVA to clarify AEBS restart, including that an automatic engine restart (stop/start systems) does not require a reactivation of the AEBS, to allow for electromagnetic compatibility demonstration via the 06 series of amendments to UN R10, to move provisions for Indication of an ongoing initialization from the section on failure indications to a separate paragraph, and to make an editorial correction.
WP.29/2021/141 | UN R152: Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 01 series of amendments Proposal from GRVA to clarify AEBS restart, including that an automatic engine restart (stop/start systems) does not require a reactivation of the AEBS, to allow for electromagnetic compatibility demonstration via the 06 series of amendments to UN R10, to move provisions for Indication of an ongoing initialization from the section on failure indications to a separate paragraph, and to make an editorial correction.
4.10.7. Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 02 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 152 (AEBS for M1 and N1)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/10, para. 70, based on GRVA-10-03.

WP.29/2021/142 | UN R152: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 02 series of amendments Proposal from GRVA to clarify AEBS restart, including that an automatic engine restart (stop/start systems) does not require a reactivation of the AEBS, to allow for electromagnetic compatibility demonstration via the 06 series of amendments to UN R10, to move provisions for Indication of an ongoing initialization from the section on failure indications to a separate paragraph, and to make an editorial correction.
WP.29/2021/142 | UN R152: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 02 series of amendments Proposal from GRVA to clarify AEBS restart, including that an automatic engine restart (stop/start systems) does not require a reactivation of the AEBS, to allow for electromagnetic compatibility demonstration via the 06 series of amendments to UN R10, to move provisions for Indication of an ongoing initialization from the section on failure indications to a separate paragraph, and to make an editorial correction.
4.10.8. Proposal for Supplement 3 to UN Regulation No. 157 (ALKS)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/10, paras. 35-36, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRVA/2021/3 as amended by GRVA-10-35 and GRVA-10-36.

WP.29/2021/143/Rev.1 | UN R157: Proposal for Supplement 3 Proposal from GRVA to expand the scope to include N category vehicles and to apply the minimum performance for service braking systems (5 m/s²) as required in the 11 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 13, for vehicles of the Categories M2, M3, N2 and N3 and to clarify provisions for ALKS response to emergency vehicles and interpretation of the term ‘detectable collision’.
WP.29/2021/143/Rev.1 | UN R157: Proposal for Supplement 3 Proposal from GRVA to expand the scope to include N category vehicles and to apply the minimum performance for service braking systems (5 m/s²) as required in the 11 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 13, for vehicles of the Categories M2, M3, N2 and N3 and to clarify provisions for ALKS response to emergency vehicles and interpretation of the term ‘detectable collision’.
4.11. Consideration of draft corrigenda to existing UN Regulations submitted by GRs if any
4.11.1. Proposal for Corrigendum 1 to Supplement 12 to the 06 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 16 (Safety-belts)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 11, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/16 not amended.

WP.29/2021/111 | UN R16: Proposal for Corrigendum 1 to Supplement 12 to the 06 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to correct the information sheet (Certificate) in paragraph 3.3. to position the information on the safety-belt reminder in relation to the seating position of the driver.
WP.29/2021/111 | UN R16: Proposal for Corrigendum 1 to Supplement 12 to the 06 series of amendments Proposal from GRSP to correct the information sheet (Certificate) in paragraph 3.3. to position the information on the safety-belt reminder in relation to the seating position of the driver.
4.12. Consideration of draft corrigenda to existing UN Regulations submitted by the secretariat, if any

No proposals for corrigenda have been submitted.

4.13. Consideration of proposals for new UN Regulations submitted by the Working Parties subsidiary to the World Forum

No proposals for new UN Regulations have been submitted.

4.14. Proposal for amendments to the Consolidated Resolution on the Construction of Vehicles (R.E.3) submitted by the Working Parties to the World Forum for consideration
4.14.1. Proposal for amendments to the Consolidated Resolution on the construction of vehicles (R.E.3)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/100, para. 111, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSG/2021/14 as amended by GRSG-121-30 and in session.

WP.29/2021/144 | RE3: Proposal for amendments
WP.29/2021/144 | RE3: Proposal for amendments
4.15. Proposal for amendments to the Consolidated Resolution on the common specification of light source categories (R.E.5)
4.15.1. Proposal for amendment 7 to the Consolidated Resolution on the common specification of light source categories (R.E.5)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/84, para. 20, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2020/16/Rev.1 as amended by GRE-84-32 and ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRE/2021/3.

WP.29/2021/145 | RE5: Proposal for amendment 7 to the Consolidated Resolution on the common specification of light source categories Proposal from GRE to introduce new light emitting diode (LED) replacement light source categories H11 and C5W and for the definition of an AE device.
WP.29/2021/145 | RE5: Proposal for amendment 7 to the Consolidated Resolution on the common specification of light source categories Proposal from GRE to introduce new light emitting diode (LED) replacement light source categories H11 and C5W and for the definition of an AE device.
4.16. Pending proposals for amendments to existing UN Regulations submitted by the Working Parties to the World Forum

No proposals for amendments have been pending.

4.17. Proposals for amendments to Mutual Resolutions
WP.29/2021/146 | MR1: Proposal of Amendment 3 Specifications for the Construction, Preparation and Certification of the 50th percentile male Biofidelic Rear Impact Dummy, (BioRID-II UN) anthropomorphic test Device.
WP.29/2021/147 | Proposal for an amendment to Mutual Resolution No. 2
4.17.1. Proposal for amendment 3 to Mutual Resolution No. 1 (M.R.1)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 31, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/2, as amended by Annex VII to the report.

WP.29/2021/146 | MR1: Proposal of Amendment 3 Specifications for the Construction, Preparation and Certification of the 50th percentile male Biofidelic Rear Impact Dummy, (BioRID-II UN) anthropomorphic test Device.
WP.29/2021/146 | MR1: Proposal of Amendment 3 Specifications for the Construction, Preparation and Certification of the 50th percentile male Biofidelic Rear Impact Dummy, (BioRID-II UN) anthropomorphic test Device.
4.17.2. Proposal for an amendment to Mutual Resolution No. 2 (M.R.2)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/83, para. 52., based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2021/19.

WP.29/2021/147 | Proposal for an amendment to Mutual Resolution No. 2
WP.29/2021/147 | Proposal for an amendment to Mutual Resolution No. 2
5. 1998 Agreement
5.1. Status of the 1998 Agreement, including the implementation of paragraph 7.1 of the Agreement

The secretariat will present an updated list of the Contracting Parties to the Agreement, the adopted global technical regulations, the technical regulations listed in the Compendium of Candidates and the status of the 1998 Agreement incorporating the comments received. A list with the priorities and items, which the World Forum and its subsidiary bodies are considering as exchange of views, will also be presented, including the most recent information.

WP.29-185-08 | Status of the 1998 Agreement of the global registry and of the compendium of candidates*
WP.29-185-08 | Status of the 1998 Agreement of the global registry and of the compendium of candidates*
5.2. Consideration of draft UN GTRs and/or draft amendments to established UN GTRs
5.3. Consideration of technical regulations to be listed in the Compendium of Candidates for UN GTRs, if any
5.4. Guidance, by consensus decision, on those elements of draft global technical regulations that have not been resolved by the Working Parties subsidiary to the World Forum, if any
5.5. Implementation of the 1998 Agreement Programme of Work by the Working Parties subsidiary to the World Forum
6. Exchange of views on national/regional rulemaking procedures and implementation of established UN Regulations and/or UN GTRs into national/regional law

The World Forum agreed to keep this item on its agenda awaiting additional presentations.

7. 1997 Agreement (Periodical Technical Inspections)
WP.29-185-15 | Report on the PTI informal group 24th meeting
7.1. Status of the 1997 Agreement

The secretariat will present an updated document with the status of the Agreement including the status of the UN Rules annexed to the Agreement, the list of the Contracting Parties to the Agreement and of their Administrative Departments responsible for periodic technical inspection (PTI).

7.2. Update of Rules annexed to the 1997 Agreement

The World Forum agreed to resume consideration of the proposals for amendment of UN Rules annexed to the 1997 Agreement for their possible adoption by AC.4. if any.

7.3. Amendments to the 1997 Agreement

The World Forum may wish to be informed on the implementation of the amendments to the 1997 Agreement on Periodic Technical Inspection of wheeled vehicles.

7.4. Establishment of new Rules annexed to the 1997 Agreement

The World Forum may wish to consider proposals for establishment of new Rules annexed to the 1997 Agreement, if any.

7.5. Update of Resolution R.E.6 related to requirements for testing equipment, for skills and training of inspectors and for supervision of test centres

The World Forum may wish to consider proposals for amendments to requirements for testing equipment, for skills and training of inspectors and for supervision of test centres, if any.

7.6. Vehicle whole-life compliance

The World Forum may wish to continue considerations on a proposal for a framework document on vehicle whole-life compliance and comments received from GRs, if any (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/1159, para 112).

WP.29/2021/148 | Proposal for a Framework Document on Vehicle Whole-Life Compliance Proposal submitted by the Co-Chairs of the Informal Working Group on Periodical Technical Inspections.
WP.29/2021/148 | Proposal for a Framework Document on Vehicle Whole-Life Compliance Proposal submitted by the Co-Chairs of the Informal Working Group on Periodical Technical Inspections.
8. Other business
8.1. Exchange of information on enforcement of issues on defects and non-compliance, including recall systems

The World Forum may wish to be informed about any development of the work of the Enforcement Working Group (EWG).

8.2. Consistency between the provisions of the 1968 Vienna Convention and the technical provisions for vehicles of UN Regulations and UN GTRs adopted in the framework of the 1958 and 1998 Agreements

The World Forum may wish to be informed by the secretariat of the Working Party on Road Safety (WP.1) and by the secretariat of the Group of Experts on Drafting a new Legal Instrument on Automated Driving about any activities taken by WP.1 or its subgroups related to areas of common interest since its September 2021 session (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/1110, para. 73).

8.3. Safer vehicles of the global plan for the decade of action for road safety 2021-2030

The secretariat will report on the actions taken in the framework of the responsibilities of the World Forum regarding the global plan for the decade of action for road safety 2021-2030 (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/1095, para. 97).

WP.29-185-07 | Safer vehicles of the global plan for the decade of action for road safety 2021-2030
WP.29-185-09 | Improving global road safety: Note by the UN Secretary-General
WP.29-185-18 | Activities of the Safer and Cleaner Used Vehicles for Africa Project
WP.29-185-11 | Global plan for the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2021-2030
8.4. Documents for publication

The World Forum may wish to take note of the progress made on the translation of the authentic texts of Regulations adopted by WP.29 in June 2021 and entry into force in January 2022.

8.5. Tributes
9. Adoption of the report

In accordance with established practice, the World Forum will adopt the report on its 185th session on the basis of a draft prepared by the secretariat.

The report shall also include sections on the:

  1. Seventy-ninth session of the Administrative Committee of the 1958 Agreement;
  2. Sixty-second session of the Executive Committee of the 1998 Agreement; and
  3. Fourteenth session of the Administrative Committee of the 1997 Agreement.

WP.29/1161 | Report of WP.29 on its 185th (November 2021) session
10. Establishment of the Administrative Committee of the 1958 Agreement (AC.1)

The Administrative Committee shall be composed of all the Contracting Parties in accordance with the rules of procedure set out in the Appendix of the 1958 Agreement (E/ECE/TRANS/505/Rev.3, Article 1, para. 2).

11. Proposals for amendments and corrigenda to existing Regulations and for new Regulations – Voting by AC.1

The Administrative Committee, according to the procedure indicated in Appendix 1 of the 1958 Agreement, shall establish new Regulations and amendments to Regulations. Proposed Regulations and amendments to Regulations shall be voted on: (i) In case of new Regulations, each country, Contracting Party to the Agreement, shall have one vote. A quorum of not less than one-half of the Contracting Parties is required for the purpose of taking decisions. For determining the quorum, regional economic integration organizations being Contracting Parties to the Agreement, vote with the number of votes of their member States. The representative of a regional economic integration organization may deliver the votes of its constituent sovereign countries. Draft new Regulations shall be established by a four-fifths majority of those present and voting (Article 1 and Appendix); (ii) In case of amendments to existing Regulations, each country, Contracting Party to the Agreement applying the Regulation, shall have one vote. A quorum of not less than one-half of the Contracting Parties applying the Regulation is required for the purpose of taking decisions. For determining the quorum, regional economic integration organizations being Contracting Parties to the Agreement, vote with the number of votes of their member States. The representative of a regional economic integration organization may deliver the votes of its constituent sovereign countries, which apply the Regulation. Draft amendments to Regulations shall be established by a four-fifths majority of those present and voting (Article 12 and Appendix).

Contracting Parties experiencing difficulties in attending the sessions of the Administrative Committee (AC.1) may, exceptionally, be allowed to express their views on items considered in writing, or by delegation of their voting power to other Contracting Parties attending the session (TRANS/WP.29/482, para. 11).

If all Contracting Parties to the Agreement agree, any Regulation adopted under the terms of the previous versions of the Agreement may be treated as though it were a Regulation adopted under the terms of the current version of the Agreement (Article 15, para. 3).

AC.1 will vote on the proposed amendments and corrigenda to existing Regulations of agenda items 4.3, 4.6 to 4.14 and 4.17, taking into account the recommendations of the World Forum.

12. Establishment of the Executive Committee of the 1998 Agreement (AC.3)

The Executive Committee shall be composed of all the Contracting Parties in accordance with the rules of procedure set out in Annex B of the 1998 Agreement (ECE/TRANS/132 and Corr.1).

13. Monitoring of the 1998 Agreement: Reports of the Contracting Parties on the transposition of UN GTRs and their amendments into their national/regional law

AC.3 agreed to continue consideration of this matter. Contracting Parties to the Agreement were invited to use the notification system developed by the secretariat for the annual reports on the transposition of UN GTRs and their amendments. Contracting Parties can use, as a model, the examples provided by the European Union, the Russian Federation and the United States of America (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/1102, paras. 96 and 97). The secretariat will contact the heads of the delegations of the Contracting Parties with pending notifications to facilitate the notification process (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/1108, para. 78).

WP.29-185-08 | Status of the 1998 Agreement of the global registry and of the compendium of candidates*
14. Consideration and vote by AC.3 of draft UN GTRs and/or draft amendments to established UN GTRs, if any

The Contracting Parties shall establish, through an Executive Committee consisting of all the Contracting Parties in conformity with the rules of procedure set out in Annex B and on the basis of the following articles and paragraphs, global technical regulations on safety, environmental protection, energy efficiency, and anti-theft performance of wheeled vehicles, equipment and parts which can be fitted and/or be used on wheeled vehicles (Article 1, para. 1.1.1).

Proposed new UN GTRs, as well as proposed amendments to established UN GTRs, shall be put to vote. Each country, Contracting Party to the Agreement, shall have one vote. A quorum consisting of not less than one-half of the Contracting Parties to the Agreement is required for the purpose of taking decisions. For determining the quorum, regional economic integration organizations and its member States being Contracting Parties to the Agreement shall be counted as one Contracting Party. The representative of a regional economic integration organization may deliver the votes of its constituent sovereign countries that are Contracting Parties to the Agreement (Annex B, Articles 3 and 5). New draft UN GTRs, as well as draft amendments to established UN GTRs, shall be established by a consensus vote of the Contracting Parties to the Agreement present and voting (Annex B, Article 7.2.).

15. Consideration of technical regulations to be listed in the Compendium of Candidates for UN GTRs, if any

The Executive Committee should, at the request of any Contracting Party, vote on the listing in the Compendium of Candidates of any national or regional technical regulation, in accordance with the procedure set up in paragraph 7 of Annex B to the Agreement (ECE/TRANS/132 and Corr.1). A quorum consisting of not less than one-half of the Contracting Parties to the Agreement is required for the purpose of taking a vote (Annex B, Article 5).

15.1. Request to list in the compendium of candidate Global Technical Regulations (compendium of candidates) the Japan’s Durability Driving Enforcement Procedure for two-wheeled vehicles
WP.29/2021/154 | Request to list in the compendium of candidate GTR Japan’s Durability Driving Enforcement Procedure for two-wheeled vehicles
15.2. Request to list in the compendium of candidate Global Technical Regulations (compendium of candidates) the United States of America’s Durability Driving Enforcement Procedure for two-wheeled vehicles
WP.29/2021/155 | Request to list in the compendium of candidate GTR the USA Durability Driving Enforcement Procedure for two-wheeled vehicles
WP.29/2021/155/Att.1 | US EPA Submittal on Deterioration Factor Requirements for On-Highway Motorcycles
15.3. Request to list in the compendium of candidate Global Technical Regulations (compendium of candidates) India’s Durability Driving Enforcement Procedure for two-wheeled vehicles
WP.29/2021/156 | Request to list in the compendium of candidate GTR India’s Durability Driving Enforcement Procedure for two-wheeled vehicles
15.4. Request to list in the compendium of candidate Global Technical Regulations China’s Durability Test of Emission-Control Devices
WP.29/2022/158 | Request to list in the compendium of candidate GTR China’s Durability Test of Emission-Control Devices (Type V Test)
WP.29/2021/158/Att.1 | GB 14622-2016 Limits and Measurement Methods for Emissions from Motorcycles
WP.29/2021/158/Att.2 | GB 18176-2016 Limits and Measurement Methods for Emissions from Mopeds
16. Consideration of amendments to Mutual Resolutions Nos. 1 (M.R.1) and 2 (M.R.2)
16.1. Proposal of Amendment 3 to Mutual Resolution No. 1 (M.R.1)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/69, para. 31, based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2021/2, as amended by Annex VII to the report.

WP.29/2021/146 | MR1: Proposal of Amendment 3 Specifications for the Construction, Preparation and Certification of the 50th percentile male Biofidelic Rear Impact Dummy, (BioRID-II UN) anthropomorphic test Device.
16.2. Proposal for an amendment to Mutual Resolution No. 2 (M.R.2)

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/83, para. 52., based on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2021/19.

WP.29/2021/147 | Proposal for an amendment to Mutual Resolution No. 2
17. Guidance, by consensus decision, on those elements of draft UN GTRs that have not been resolved by the Working Parties subsidiary to the World Forum, if any

WP.29 and AC.3 agreed to give guidance by consensus on pending issues of the draft UN GTRs and to its amendments to which the corresponding Working Party has been unable to find a solution (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/1085, para. 78).

18. Exchange of information on new priorities to be included in the programme of work

AC.3 agreed to resume discussions on ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2019/31 considering ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2019/2 as amended by the report of the 177th WP.29 session (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/145 para. 48) to the fifty-sixth session of AC.3, scheduled on 26 June 2019.

WP.29/2019/31/Rev.1 | Draft programme of work (PoW) under the 1998 Agreement
19. Progress on the development of new UN GTRs and of amendments to established UN GTRs

The Executive Committee may wish to review the work progress of the Working Parties subsidiary to the World Forum on proposals for new UN GTRs and on the development of established UN GTRs listed in the programme of work (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/1106, paras. 95-106 and Annex IV). Only the documents of the provisional agenda that are not in brackets require consideration and possible adoption by AC.3. The documents of the provisional agenda in brackets are mentioned as reference documents and, therefore, do not require consideration by the Executive Committee (AC.3).

19.1. UN GTR No. 2 (Worldwide Motorcycle Emission Test Cycle (WMTC))
19.2. UN GTR No. 3 (Motorcycle braking)
19.3. UN GTR No. 6 (Safety glazing)
19.4. UN GTR No. 8 (Electronic stability control systems (ESC))
19.5. UN GTR No. 9 (Pedestrian safety)
19.6. UN GTR No. 13 (Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Vehicles (HFCV) – Phase 2)
19.7. UN GTR No. 15 (Worldwide harmonized Light Vehicle Test Procedures (WLTP) – Phase 2)
19.8. UN GTR No. 16 (Tyres)
19.9. UN GTR No.18 (On-board diagnostics for two- or three-wheeled motor vehicles)
19.10. UN GTR No. 19 (EVAPorative emission test procedure for the Worldwide harmonized Light vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP EVAP))
19.11. UN GTR No. 20 (Electric Vehicles Safety (EVS))
19.12. UN GTR No. 21 (Determination of electrified vehicle power (Electric vehicles and the environment))
19.13. Draft UN GTR on Quiet Road Transport Vehicles (QRTV)
19.14. Draft UN GTR on Global Real Driving Emissions (GRDE)
WP.29/2021/149 | Proposal for a revised authorization to develop a UN GTR on Global Real Driving Emissions (RDE)
19.15. Proposal for a draft UN GTR on in-vehicle battery durability (Electric vehicles and the environment)
19.16. Proposal for a draft UN GTR on durability of after treatment devices for two- and three-wheeled motor vehicles (Environmental and Propulsion Performance Requirements of L-category vehicles)
19.17. Proposal for a draft UN GTR on brake particulate emissions
WP.29/2021/150 | Request for authorization to develop a new UN GTR on brake particulate emissions Request from GRPE for AC.3 authorization to draft a new GTR based on work under the PMP informal group.
20. Items on which the exchange of views and data should continue or begin

AC.3 will be informed about the development of the other priorities included in the programme of work (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/1106, paras. 107-115 and Annex IV).

20.1. Harmonization of side impact
20.2. Specifications for the 3-D H-point machine
20.3. Event Data Recorder (EDR)
21. Other business
22. Establishment of the Committee AC.4 and election of officers for the year 2021

The Administrative Committee (AC.4) should be convened if the Contracting Parties to the Agreement so require for adopting decisions regarding the Agreement and or the UN Rules annexed to it. AC.4 shall be composed of all the Contracting Parties in accordance with the rules of procedure set out in Appendix 1 of the 1997 Agreement (ECE/RCTE/CONF/4). A quorum consisting of not less than one-half of the Contracting Parties is required for the purposes of taking decisions (Article 5 of Appendix 1 to the Agreement). At its first session, AC.4 should elect the officials for the year.

23. Amendments to Rules annexed to the 1997 Agreement

WP.29 agreed to transmit proposals for amendments to UN Rules annexed to the 1997 Agreement, if any, to the Administrative Committee AC.4 for consideration and adoption by vote. Proposed amendments to Rules shall be put to the vote. Each country, Contracting Party to the Agreement applying the Rule shall have one vote. A quorum of not less than one-half of the Contracting Parties applying the Rule is required for the purposes of taking decisions. For the determination of the quorum, regional economic integration organizations, being Contracting Parties to the Agreement, vote with the number of votes of their Member States. The representative of a regional economic integration organization may deliver the votes of those of its constituent sovereign countries which apply the UN Rule. Draft amendments to UN Rules shall be established by a two-thirds majority of those present and voting (Appendix 1, Article 6 of the 1997 Agreement). Contracting Parties to the Agreement are invited to be represented either by their representatives from the capitals or from their Missions in Geneva). The vote is expected to take place on Wednesday, 24 November 2021 at the end of the morning session.

24. Establishment of new Rules to be annexed to the 1997 Agreement

WP.29 agreed to transmit the proposals for new UN Rules to the Administrative Committee AC.4 for consideration and adoption by vote, if any. Proposed new Rules shall be put to the vote. Each country, Contracting Party to the Agreement shall have one vote. A quorum of not less than one-half of the Contracting Parties is required for the purposes of taking decisions. For the determination of the quorum, regional economic integration organizations, being Contracting Parties to the Agreement, vote with the number of votes of their Member States. The representative of a regional economic integration organization may deliver the votes of those of its constituent sovereign countries. New UN Rules shall be established by a two-thirds majority of those present and voting (Appendix 1, Article 6 of the 1997 Agreement). Contracting Parties to the Agreement are invited to be represented either by their representatives from the capitals or from their Missions in Geneva). The vote is expected to take place on Wednesday, 24 November 2021 at the end of the morning session.

25. Other business: 1997 Agreement