World Forum
Session 157 | Geneva | 26-29 Jun 2012
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GAR/WP.29/157/01
CARS 21 High Level Group final report on competitiveness and sustainable growth
27 Jun 2012 World Forum Other Documents Report ("CARS 21 High Level Group on the Competitiveness and Sustainable Growth of the Automotive Industry in the European Union") referenced during the EU presentation on the CARS 21 program, provided by GAR for your convenience. GAR/WP.29/157/01
WP.1/135
Report of the Working Party on Road Traffic Safety (WP.1) on its 63rd session
14 May 2012 Forum Report 1968 Vienna Convention on Road Traffic 1968 Vienna Convention Convention on Road Traffic WP.1-2012-0135
WP.29-157-01
Tentative calendar of meetings of WP.29 and its subsidiaries bodies for 2013
20 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Calendar, pending confirmation, of the World Forum and of its six Working Parties for 2013. WP.29-157-0001
WP.29-157-02
World Forum: Working Parties, informal working groups and chairmanships
24 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents List of the chairpersons of the WP.29 working parties and expert groups working on regulatory initiatives. WP.29-157-0002
WP.29-157-03
WP.29: Leader in the development of safety requirements for road vehicles
25 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents The APEC Automotive Dialogue is a forum to map-out strategies for increasing the integration and development of the automotive sector within the Asia/Pacific region. This presentation was delivered by the WP.29 chairman at the 16th Automotive Dialogue meeting of 28-29 May 2012 in Kazan, Russia. WP.29-157-0003
WP.29-157-04
Meetings to be held in parallel with the WP.29-157 session
19 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Database for the Exchange of Type Approval Documentation DETA n.a. Tires Tires This project would establish a "global technical regulation concerning uniform provisions for pneumatic radial tyres for passenger and light truck (commercial) vehicles". Times and places for meetings of the DETA informal working group, EU Member States coordinating session, tyre industry, and informal working group on a GTR for tyres. WP.29-157-0004
WP.29-157-05
Draft Regulation on recyclability of motor vehicles (OICA)
21 May 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Light Vehicle Recyclability Vehicle Recyclability Uniform provisions concerning the approval of motor vehicles with regard to their reusability, recyclability and recoverability OICA proposal to transpose EU Directive 2005/64/EC on the type-approval of motor vehicles with regard to their reusability, recyclability and recoverability and its amendment, Commission Directive 2009/1/EC, into international legislation. WP.29-157-0005
WP.29-157-06
Design Principles for Control Systems of ADAS (Draft)
29 May 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Intelligent Transport Systems ITS Updated text pursuant to the 16 March 2012 meeting of the informal working group on Intelligent Transport Systems. WP.29-157-0006
WP.29-157-07
Templates for WP.29 document submissions
12 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Document prepared by the secretariat to provide participants with a template for the preparation of official documents for the sessions of the WP.29 working parties. It also contains a model for the proposal of a new UN Regulation or a consolidated text of an existing one. WP.29-157-0007
WP.29-157-07/Rev.1
Templates for WP.29 document submissions (revised)
18 Jul 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Templates for documents to be submitted to the Working Parties (GRs) and to the World Forum WP.29 WP.29-157-0007/Rev.1
WP.29-157-08
Development of the 1997 Agreement Rule 1 and Rule 2 for PTI (CITA)
14 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Vehicle Inspections: Roadworthiness Roadworthiness Uniform provisions for periodical technical inspections of wheeled vehicles with regard to their roadworthiness WP.29 agreed to extend the scope of UN Rule Nos. 1 and 2 to cover light vehicles to render the Agreement more useful for emerging economies and for those countries not having a periodical technical inspection (PTI) system. CITA proposes an 'upgrade' based on corresponding EU directives. WP.29-157-0008
WP.29-157-09
Comparison of UN Rule No. 2 and EC Directive 2010/48/EU (CITA)
12 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Vehicle Inspections: Roadworthiness Roadworthiness Uniform provisions for periodical technical inspections of wheeled vehicles with regard to their roadworthiness Side-by-side comparison of the provisions of the EU directive on vehicle roadworthiness inspections and those of UN Rule No. 2 under the 1997 Agreement on periodical technical inspections. WP.29-157-0009
WP.29-157-10
Request for the development of amendments to GTR No. 12 (Italy)
25 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Location and Identification of Motorcycle Hand Controls, Tell-tales and Indicators Motorcycle Controls Global technical regulation concerning uniform provisions for location and identification of motorcycle controls, tell-tales and indicators Proposal to develop amendments to UN GTR No. 12 on motorcycle controls, tell-tales and indicators in order to make editorial changes and introduce a gear shift pattern that had been discussed but had been overlooked in the introduction of GTR 12. WP.29-157-0010
WP.29-157-11
GRE proposal for amendments to Regulation No. 48 and GTB glare study (GTB)
25 Jun 2012 World Forum 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 GTB perspectives on the GRE proposal for Supplement 1 to the 05 series of amendments to Regulation No. 48. WP.29-157-0011
WP.29-157-12
A New Approach to UN Lighting and Light-Signalling Regulation (GTB)
25 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents GTB perspectives on ways to simplify and streamline the complex body of lighting regulations in response to EU concerns expressed at the 156th WP.29 session. WP.29-157-0012
WP.29-157-13
Blank form for the vote on Amendment 1 to GTR No. 1 during WP.29 Session 157
20 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Door Locks and Door Retention Components Door Locks Form for noting the results of voting on the amendment to the GTR on door locks. WP.29-157-0013
WP.29-157-14
Report to WP.29 - 157th session on “Environmentally Friendly Vehicles (EFV)” (India)
21 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Environmentally Friendly Vehicles EFV Not applicable. This item is part of a broad effort to address the "environmental friendliness" of motor vehicles from a "well-to-wheels" perspective. Update from India on the status of work with the United States on the preliminary report on aspects of environmentally friendly vehicles, such as automotive technologies, alternate fuels, electric, hybrid, fuel cell, solar, and air vehicles, aerodynamics, consumer labeling, tires, etc. WP.29-157-0014
WP.29-157-15/Rev.2
Instructions for uploading informal working group documents
28 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Guidance for the chairs and/or secretaries of the WP.29 informal working groups on how to use the UN World Forum website to upload documents of their groups. WP.29-157-0015/Rev.2
WP.29-157-16
Draft proposal for the establishment of a Special Resolution No. 2 on test tools (USA)
17 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Mutual Resolution No. 1: Management of Test Devices MR 1: Test devices Mutual Resolution No. 1 (M.R.1) of the 1958 and the 1998 Agreements concerning the description and performance of test tools and devices necessary for the assessment of compliance of wheeled vehicles, equipment and parts according to the technical prescriptions specified in Regulations and global technical regulations UK and USA proposal for a new WP.29 document that would maintain specifications for test tools and devices used in UN Regulations and GTR. The resolution would permit a streamlining of references to test devices prescribed in the regulations. WP.29-157-0016
WP.29-157-17
1998 Agreement Status: Priorities and proposals to develop gtrs as of 22 June 2012
24 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents 1998 Global Agreement 1998 Agreement Agreement concerning the establishing of global technical regulations for wheeled vehicles, equipment, and parts which can be fitted and/or be used on wheeled vehicles WP.29 secretariat summary of the status of the various GTR and activities towards their development and the development of new GTR. WP.29-157-0017
WP.29-157-18
Agenda for the 1st EWG session (USA)
25 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Enforcement and Compliance Enforcement and Compliance n.a. Agenda for the first working session (second meeting following the organizational session) of the informal group formed to exchange information on enforcement and compliance issues. WP.29-157-0018
WP.29-157-19
Report of the 1st EVS informal group meeting (USA)
25 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Electric Vehicle Safety Electric Vehicle Safety Report on the first session of the informal working group established to develop a global technical regulation for electric vehicle safety. WP.29-157-0019
WP.29-157-20
Terms of Reference for the informal group on Electric Vehicle Safety (USA)
25 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Electric Vehicle Safety Electric Vehicle Safety Proposed guidelines for the scope, objectives, and procedures of the informal group established to develop a global technical regulation on electric vehicle safety. WP.29-157-0020
WP.29-157-21
Second progress report of the informal group on Phase 2 of gtr No. 9
25 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Pedestrian Safety Pedestrian Safety (GTR) Global Technical Regulation No. 9: Pedestrian Safety Status report on the effort to introduce the FlexPLI lower legform impactor test tool into the global technical regulation on pedestrian safety. WP.29-157-0021
WP.29-157-22
Status report of the IWVTA informal group
25 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents International Whole Vehicle Type Approval System (IWVTA) International Whole Vehicle Type Approval UN Regulation No. 0 on uniform provisions concerning the International Whole Vehicle Type Approval Progress report from the group working to establish an International Whole Vehicle Type Approval system. WP.29-157-0022
WP.29-157-23
CARS 21: A strategic vision towards increased internationalisation in the automotive sector (EU)
25 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents International Whole Vehicle Type Approval System (IWVTA) International Whole Vehicle Type Approval UN Regulation No. 0 on uniform provisions concerning the International Whole Vehicle Type Approval 1958 Agreement 1958 Agreement Agreement Concerning the Adoption of Uniform Technical Prescriptions for Wheeled Vehicles, Equipment and Parts which can be Fitted and/or be Used on Wheeled Vehicles and the Conditions for Reciprocal Recognition of Approvals Granted on the Basis of these Prescriptions Presentation on the significance of WP.29 within the EU's Competitive Automotive Regulatory System for the 21st Century program and strategic vision for 2020. WP.29-157-0023
WP.29-157-24
WP.29 Informal Working Groups: Changes to the distribution of documents
25 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Presentation on changes to the WP.29 website to permit informal group leaders to upload documents directly onto the site. WP.29-157-0024
WP.29-157-25
The US NCAP program, WP.29 and harmonization (NHTSA)
26 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents WP.29-157-0025
WP.29-157-26
Update on Global NCAP (Global NCAP)
28 Jun 2012 World Forum Informal Documents Safety-Belt and ISOFIX Anchorages Safety-Belt/ISOFIX Anchorages Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to Safety-belt Anchorages, ISOFIX Anchorages Systems and ISOFIX Top Tether Anchorages Safety belts and related systems Safety belt systems Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of: I. Safety-belts, Restraint Systems, Child Restraint Systems and ISOFIX Child Restraint Systems for Occupants of Power-driven Vehicles II. Vehicles Equipped with Safety-belts, Safety-belt Reminders, Restraint Systems, Child Restraint Systems and ISOFIX Child Restraint Systems Occupant Protection in Frontal Collisions Frontal Collision Protection Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Protection of the Occupants in the Event of a Frontal Collision Occupant Protection in Lateral Collisions Lateral Collision Protection Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Protection of the Occupants in the Event of a Lateral Collision Electronic Stability Control Systems ESC Systems Electronic stability control systems Pedestrian Safety Pedestrian Safety (GTR) Global Technical Regulation No. 9: Pedestrian Safety Review of Global NCAP activities and priorities. WP.29-157-0026
WP.29/1073/Rev.5
Status of the 1998 Agreement, Global Registry, and Compendium of Candidates
26 Jun 2012 World Forum Other Documents 1998 Global Agreement 1998 Agreement Agreement concerning the establishing of global technical regulations for wheeled vehicles, equipment, and parts which can be fitted and/or be used on wheeled vehicles WP.29/1073/Rev.5
WP.29/1096
Annotated provisional agenda for the 157th WP.29 session
05 Apr 2012 World Forum Agenda Draft agenda for the June 2012 session of the World Forum. WP.29/1096
WP.29/1097
Report of the World Forum on its 157th session
16 Jul 2012 World Forum Report WP.29/1097
WP.29/2012/1/Rev.1
Revised Programme of Work of the World Forum (WP.29)
26 Jun 2012 World Forum Formal Documents List of subjects under consideration by the World Forum and each of the six subsidiary working parties. WP.29/2012/0001/Rev.1
WP.29/2012/41
Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 03 series of amendments to Regulation No. 11
13 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Door Latches and Door Retention Components Door Latches Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with Regard to Door Latches and Door Retention Components Text adopted by the Working Party on Passive Safety (GRSP) at its fiftieth session to cover the risk of ejection of vehicle occupants in the scope of the UN Regulation and to correct the transitional provisions. WP.29/2012/0041
WP.29/2012/42
Proposal for Supplement 4 to the 07 series of amendments to Regulation No. 14
13 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Safety-Belt and ISOFIX Anchorages Safety-Belt/ISOFIX Anchorages Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to Safety-belt Anchorages, ISOFIX Anchorages Systems and ISOFIX Top Tether Anchorages Text adopted by the Working Party on Passive Safety (GRSP) at its fiftieth session to align UN Regulation No. 14 with the provisions of draft Regulation on Child Restraint Systems (CRS). WP.29/2012/0042
WP.29/2012/43
Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 06 series of amendments to Regulation No. 16
13 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Safety belts and related systems Safety belt systems Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of: I. Safety-belts, Restraint Systems, Child Restraint Systems and ISOFIX Child Restraint Systems for Occupants of Power-driven Vehicles II. Vehicles Equipped with Safety-belts, Safety-belt Reminders, Restraint Systems, Child Restraint Systems and ISOFIX Child Restraint Systems Text adopted by the Working Party on Passive Safety (GRSP) at its fiftieth session to align the provisions of UN Regulation No. 16 with those of the new draft UN Regulation on Child Restraint Systems (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2012/53). WP.29/2012/0043
WP.29/2012/44
Proposal for Supplement 5 to the 04 series of amendments to Regulation No. 44
13 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Child Restraint Systems Child Restraint Systems Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Restraining Devices for Child Occupants of Power-driven Vehicles ("Child Restraint System") Text adopted by the Working Party on Passive Safety (GRSP) at its fiftieth session to update provisions of UN Regulation No. 44. WP.29/2012/0044
WP.29/2012/45
Proposal for the 06 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 49
13 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Diesel and CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Diesel/CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Uniform provisions concerning the measures to be taken against the emission of gaseous and particulate pollutants from compression-ignition engines and positive ignition engines for use in vehicles The text reproduced below was adopted by the Working Party on Pollution and Energy (GRPE) at its sixty-third session to align UN Regulation No. 49 with Euro VI emissions standards. WP.29/2012/0045
WP.29/2012/46
Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 01 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 101
13 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Carbon Dioxide Emissions and Fuel/Energy Consumption CO2 Emissions/Fuel Consumption Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Passenger Cars Powered by an Internal Combustion Engine Only, or Powered by a Hybrid Electric Power Train with Regard to the Measurement of the Emission of Carbon Dioxide and Fuel Consumption and/or the Measurement of Electric Energy Consumption and Electric Range, and of Categories M1 and N1 Vehicles Powered by an Electric Power Train Only with Regard to the Measurement of Electric Energy Consumption and Electric Range Text adopted by the Working Party on Pollution and Energy (GRPE) at its sixty-third session to introduce amendments to Annex 9 of Regulation No. 101 regarding the procedure for determination of the electric range of hybrid electric vehicles taking into account the use of the fuel consuming engine. WP.29/2012/0046
WP.29/2012/47
Proposal for Supplement 14 to Regulation No. 13-H
12 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Light-Duty Vehicle Braking Light Vehicle Braking Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Passenger Cars with regard to Braking Proposal adopted by the Working Party on Brakes and Running Gear (GRRF) clarifying the levels of braking performance that are reasonable in the different positions of the ignition key, especially when the engine is off. WP.29/2012/0047
WP.29/2012/48
Proposal for Supplement 17 to the 02 series of amendments to Regulation No. 30
12 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Pneumatic Tires Pneumatic Tires Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Pneumatic Tyres for Motor Vehicles and their Trailers Proposal adopted by the GRRF to harmonize definitions and marking requirements of UN R30 with the new 02 series of amendments to Regulation No. 117 and clarifying the requirements for the load/speed performance test and to cover regulatory regulatory markings for "temporary uses spare tyres". WP.29/2012/0048
WP.29/2012/49
Proposal for Supplement 18 to Regulation No. 54
12 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Commercial Vehicle Tyres CV Tires Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Pneumatic Tyres for Commercial Vehicles and their Trailers Proposal adopted by the GRRF to harmonize the definitions used in UN R54 with the amendments (ECE/TRANS/WP29/2010/63) to UN R117 approved by the World Forum at its June 2010 session. WP.29/2012/0049
WP.29/2012/50
Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 02 series of amendments to Regulation No. 64
23 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Temporary-use Tires Spare Tires "Uniform provisions concerning the approval of vehicles with regard to their equipment which may include: a temporary- use spare unit, run-flat tyres. Text adopted by the Working Party on Brakes and Running Gear (GRRF) at its seventy-second session inserting a reference to Regulation No. 54 into Regulation No. 64 and adapting the speed limit of type 4 spare units. WP.29/2012/0050
WP.29/2012/51
Proposal for Supplement 9 to Regulation No. 106
23 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Tires for Agricultural Vehicles Agricultural Tires Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Pneumatic Tyres for Agricultural Vehicles and their Trailers Text adopted by the Working Party on Brakes and Running Gear (GRRF) at its seventy-second session identifying tyres for use in specialized applications in the field (e.g. cyclic field operations and cyclic harvesting operations). WP.29/2012/0051
WP.29/2012/52
Proposition de rectificatif 3 à la Révision 2 du Règlement No. 54
23 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Commercial Vehicle Tyres CV Tires Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Pneumatic Tyres for Commercial Vehicles and their Trailers Text adopted by the Working Party on Brakes and Running Gear (GRRF) at its seventy-second session to align the French text with the English and Russian versions of the regulation. WP.29/2012/0052
WP.29/2012/53
Proposal for a new Regulation on Child Restraints Systems
23 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Enhanced Child Restraint Systems Enhanced Child Restraints Regulation on uniform provisions concerning the approval of enhanced Child Restraint Systems used onboard of motor vehicles. Formal text adopted by the Working Party on Passive Safety (GRSP) at its fiftieth session proposing a new UN Regulation on Child Restraint Systems. WP.29/2012/0053
WP.29/2012/54
Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 02 series of amendments to Regulation No. 117
23 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Tire Rolling Sound Emissions, Adhesion on Wet Surfaces, and Rolling Resistance Tire Noise, Wet Adhesion, and Rolling Resistance Uniform provisions concerning the approval of tyres with regard to rolling sound emissions and/or to adhesion on wet surfaces and/or to rolling resistance Proposal adopted and submitted by the Working Party on Brakes and Running Gear (GRRF) at its seventy-second session in order to add specific performance requirements for C2 snow Tyres. WP.29/2012/0054
WP.29/2012/55
Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 02 series of amendments to Regulation No. 117
23 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Tire Rolling Sound Emissions, Adhesion on Wet Surfaces, and Rolling Resistance Tire Noise, Wet Adhesion, and Rolling Resistance Uniform provisions concerning the approval of tyres with regard to rolling sound emissions and/or to adhesion on wet surfaces and/or to rolling resistance Proposal adopted by the Working Party on Brakes and Running Gear (GRRF) at its seventy-second session recommending changes in the definition of the measuring rim for C1, C2 and C3 tyres. WP.29/2012/0055
WP.29/2012/56
Proposal for Amendment 1 to global technical regulation No. 1 (USA)
13 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Door Locks and Door Retention Components Door Locks Text adopted by the Working Party on Passive Safety (GRSP) at its fiftieth session to align the text of the global technical regulation No. 1 with the latest changes introduced during the rule making procedure which transposed the GTR No. 1 into the final rule of the United Stated of America. WP.29/2012/0056
WP.29/2012/57
Final report on Amendment 1 to Global Technical Regulation No. 1 (USA)
13 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Door Locks and Door Retention Components Door Locks Report on the development of Amendment 1 to UN GTR No. 1 prepared to incorporate changes developed during the rulemaking process of the United States of America, in the transposition to UN Regulation No. 11, and then further agreed by Working Party on Passive Safety (GRSP) delegates. WP.29/2012/0057
WP.29/2012/58
First progress report for Phase 2 of GTR No. 9
13 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Pedestrian Safety Pedestrian Safety (GTR) Global Technical Regulation No. 9: Pedestrian Safety First progress report of the informal group developing the Flex-PLI legform impactor test tool for use in the GTR on pedestrian safety. WP.29/2012/0058
WP.29/2012/59
Second progress report of the informal working group on a Pole Side Impact GTR
10 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Pole Side Impact Protection (PSI) Pole Side Impact WP.29/2012/0059
WP.29/2012/60
Request for the development of a GTR on Quiet Road Transport Vehicles (USA)
13 Apr 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Quiet Road Transport Vehicles QRTV-GTR Formal title to be determined. Text prepared by the United States of America requesting the development of a new GTR on quiet road transport vehicles. WP.29/2012/0060
WP.29/2012/61
Proposal for Corrigendum 1 to Revision 3 of Regulation No. 98
09 Jun 2012 World Forum Formal Documents Headlamps Equipped with Gas-discharge Light Sources Gas-discharge-light Headlamps Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Motor Vehicle Headlamps Equipped with Gas-discharge Light Sources The Secretariat has noted an error to be corrected in footnote 1 of the scope of Revision 3 of Regulation No. 98 vis-à-vis the French version of the text. WP.29/2012/0061
WP.29/AC.3/32
Proposal for groups on electric vehicle safety and environmental requirements (USA, Japan, and EU)
26 Apr 2012 World Forum Electric Vehicle Environmental Performance Electric Vehicles & the Environment Electric Vehicle Safety Electric Vehicle Safety Proposal for establishing two informal working groups addressing the safety and environmental requirements for electric vehicles to enhance regulatory cooperation including developing global technical regulations in the framework of the 1998 Agreement. WP.29/AC.3/32