Attendance
1. Adoption of the agenda
GRPE-69-05 | General information for participants in the 69th GRPE session
2. Development of new global technical regulations
3. Regulation No. 37
GRE/2013/6 | Proposal for Supplement 42 to the 03 series of amendments of Regulation No. 37 Text prepared by the International Automotive Lighting and Light Signalling Expert Group (GTB) to introduce light source categories WT(Y)21W and WT(Y)21/7W.
GRE-69-05 | Proposal for Supplement 42 to the 03 series of amendments of Regulation No. 37 Text prepared by the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) in order to amend data in draft Supplement 40 (WP.29/2012/70) and draft Supplement 41 (WP.29/2013/17).
4. Regulation No. 48
4. (a) Proposal for amendments to the 04, 05 and 06 series of amendments
GRE/2013/7 | Proposal for Supplement 12 to the 04 Series, Supplement 5 to the 05 Series and Supplement 3 to the 06 Series of Regulation No. 48 Submitted by the International Automotive Lighting and Light Signalling Expert Group (GTB) in order to amend the requirements for installation of front-position lamps.
GRE-69-08 | Correction to the justification section of document GRE/2013/7 Forum Secretariat proposal for editorial changes to clarify the reasoning behind the GTB to amend the requirements for the installation of front-position lamps.
GRE/2013/8 | Proposal for Supplement 12 to the 04 Series, Supplement 5 to the 05 Series and Supplement 3 to the 06 Series of Regulation No. 48 Submitted by the International Automotive Lighting and Light Signalling Expert Group (GTB) and proposing to revise the requirements on replacing light sources.
4. (b) Proposal for amendments to the 06 series of amendments
GRE/2013/11 | Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 06 Series of Regulation No.48 Submitted by the International Automotive Lighting and Light Signalling Expert Group (GTB) and proposing to clarify the general provision to determine the mounting height of the lamp in paragraph 5.28.4.
GRE-69-17 | Proposal for editorial correction to document GRE/2013/9 Corrections to the proposal for Supplement 3 to the 06 Series of UN R48
GRE-69-36 | Proposal for editorial correction to GRE-69-17 Further corrections and clarifications to the proposal to clarify and simplify the transitional provisions of the 06 series of UN R48.
GRE/2013/9 | Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 06 Series of Regulation No.48 Submitted by the International Automotive Lighting and Light Signalling Expert Group (GTB) and proposing to clarify and simplify the transitional provisions.
WP.29/1044/Rev.1 | General Guidelines for UN regulatory procedures and transitional provisions in UN Regulations Guidelines on the scope, administrative provisions and alternative requirements in Regulations annexed to the 1958 Agreement.
GRE/2013/2 | Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 06 series of amendments to Regulation No. 48 Submitted by the Netherlands to introduce a mandatory requirement for fitting an operating tell-tale on the daytime running lamp, in case the failure provision (for the light sources) according to paragraph 7.4.2.(b) of UN Regulation No. 87 is applied.
GRE/2013/20 | Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 06 series of amendments to Regulation No. 48 Submitted by Germany to clarify the requirements and to avoid the need for a telltale where one or more Light Emitting Diodes (LED) or LED modules, used to produce the principal passing beam, are wired such that the failure of any LED or LED module causes all the LED to stop emitting light.
GRE-69-29 | Proposal for amendments to document GRE/2013/20 Text prepared by OICA to propose amendments to the document GRE/2013/20 from Germany concerning Supplement 3 to Regulation No. 48 (Revision 6).
GRE/2013/15 | Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 06 series of amendments to Regulation No. 48 Submitted by Poland to replace document GRE/2012/27 proposing an alternative set of requirements for the initial aiming of dipped-beam headlamps and allowing to remove the artificial 2,000 lm borderline and Light Emitting Diode (LED) automatic levelling.
WP.29/2011/99 | Proposal for Supplement 8 to the 04 series of amendments to Regulation No. 48 Proposal concerning the retention of headlamp initial aiming. Due to reservations raised over the unusually long transition periods, this proposal was returned to the Working Party on Lighting and Light-signalling for further consideration.
WP.29/2011/99/Corr.1 | Corrigenda to document WP.29/2011/99
4. (c) Other amendments to Regulation No. 48
GRE/2013/39 | Proposal for supplement 3 to the 06 series of amendments to Regulation No. 48 Submitted by Germany and based on informal document GRE-68-30, proposing to delete the exemption for category M1 and N1 vehicles from the requirement for a minimum distance between the inner edges of two adjacent lighting surfaces.
GRE-69-25 | Proposal for a Corrigendum to Regulation No. 48 Para 6.21.1.2.5. of Regulation No. 48 makes reference to retro-reflectors of class IV of Regulation No. 3, however Regulation No. 3 contains requirements to class IVA, not IV.
GRE-69-09 | Proposal for amendment to Regulation No. 48 Correction to paragraph 6.6.7.2. in the regulation which incorrectly cross-references paragraph 6.22. instead of 6.23.
5. Collective amendments
5. (a) Simplification of the approval markings
5. (b) Phantom light and colour washout phenomena in signalling and marking devices
5. (c) Regulations Nos. 4, 6, 7, 23, 38, 50, 77, 87, 91 and 119
GRE/2013/17 | Proposal for Collective amendments to Regulations Nos. 4, 6, 7, 23, 38, 50, 77, 87, 91 and 119 Submitted by Germany proposing to insert provisions for the use of incandescent light sources in the case of light source modules and lamps with non-replaceable light sources. This proposal supersedes document GRE/2012/20 and informal document GRE-68-03.
5. (d) Regulations Nos. 3, 4, 6, 7, 19, 23, 38, 65, 69, 70, 77, 87, 91, 98, 112, 113 and 119
GRE-69-33 | Proposal for amendments to document GRE/2013/23 Clarifications to the proposal by Germany proposing to update the Conformity of Production requirements (CoP).
GRE-69-34 | Proposal for amendments to document GRE/2013/24 Clarifications to the proposal by Germany proposing to update the Conformity of Production requirements (CoP).
GRE-69-35 | Proposal for amendments to document GRE/2013/31 Clarifications to the proposal by Germany proposing to update the Conformity of Production requirements (CoP).
GRE/2013/24 | Proposal for Supplement 22 to the 02 series of amendments to Regulation No. 7 Submitted by Germany to update the Conformity of Production (CoP) requirements.
GRE/2013/23 | Proposal for Supplement 24 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 6 Submitted by Germany proposing to update the Conformity of Production requirements (CoP).
GRE/2013/31 | Proposal for Supplement 16 to the 00 series of amendments to Regulation No. 77 Submitted by Germany in order to update the Conformity of Production (CoP) requirements.
GRE/2013/21 | Proposal for Supplement 14 to the 02 series of amendments to Regulation No. 3 Submitted by Germany proposing to update the Conformity of Production requirements (CoP).
GRE/2013/22 | Proposal for Supplement 17 to the 00 series of amendments to Regulation No. 4 Submitted by Germany proposing to update the Conformity of Production requirements (CoP).
GRE/2013/25 | Proposal for Supplement 5 to the 04 series of amendments to Regulation No. 19 Submitted by Germany in order to update the Conformity of Production (CoP) requirements.
GRE/2013/26 | Proposal for Supplement 20 to the 00 series of amendments to Regulation No. 23 Submitted by Germany in order to update the Conformity of Production (CoP) requirements.
GRE/2013/27 | Proposal for Supplement 17 to the 00 series of amendments to Regulation No. 38 Submitted by Germany in order to update the Conformity of Production (CoP) requirements.
GRE/2013/28 | Proposal for Supplement 9 to the 00 series of amendments to Regulation No. 65
GRE/2013/29 | Proposal for Supplement 6 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 69 Submitted by Germany in order to update the Conformity of Production (CoP) requirements.
GRE/2013/30 | Proposal for Supplement 9 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 70 Submitted by Germany in order to update the Conformity of Production (CoP) requirements.
GRE/2013/32 | Proposal for Supplement 17 to the 00 series of amendments to Regulation No. 87 Submitted by Germany in order to update the Conformity of Production (CoP) requirements.
GRE/2013/33 | Proposal for Supplement 15 to the 00 series of amendments to Regulation No. 91 Submitted by Germany in order to update the Conformity of Production (CoP) requirements.
GRE/2013/34 | Proposal for Supplement 5 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 98 Submitted by Germany in order to update the Conformity of Production (CoP) requirements.
GRE/2013/35 | Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 113 Submitted by Germany in order to update the Conformity of Production (CoP) requirements.
GRE/2013/36 | Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 119 Submitted by Germany in order to update the Conformity of Production (CoP) requirements.
GRE/2013/37 | Proposal for Supplement 5 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 112 Submitted by Germany in order to update the Conformity of Production (CoP) requirements.
5. (e) Regulations Nos. 19, 48 and 98
GRE/2013/19 | Proposal for collective amendments to Regulations Nos. 19, 48 and 98 Text prepared by Germany, with support from the Netherlands, to finalize the deletion of distributed lighting systems (DLS), or rather light generators, from the regulations.
GRE-69-32/Rev.1 | Proposal for amendments to document GRE/2013/19 Proposed changes to the proposal to finalize the deletion of distributed lighting systems (DLS), or rather light generators, from certain lighting regulations.
GRE-69-32 | Proposal for amendments to document GRE/2013/19 Proposed changes to the proposal to finalize the deletion of distributed lighting systems (DLS), or rather light generators, from certain lighting regulations.
5. (f) Regulations Nos. 5 and 31
GRE/2013/5 | Proposal for Collective Amendments to Regulations No. 5 and No. 31 Text prepared by the International Automotive Lighting and Light Signalling Expert Group (GTB) to amend the transitional provisions to cease granting new type approvals for the "Sealed Beam" headlamps and to correct the title of UN Regulation No. 31.
GRE-69-37 | Proposal for amendments to Regulation No. 48 Under agenda item 5(f) of the 69th GRE session, the GTB proposal (GRE/2013/5) to cease granting type approvals under UN R5 and R31 was approved. Pursuant to an Italian request, GRE agreed to delete the references to UN R31 in paragraphs 6.1.2. and 6.2.2. of UN R48 and requested Italy to prepare present document specifying the proposed changes.
GRE-69-38 | Collective amendments to Regulations Nos. 53 and 74 Pursuant to item 5(f) of GRE-69, the GTB proposal (GRE/2013/5) to cease issuing type approvals under UN R5 and R31 was approved. This prompted proposals to look for similar references in UN R53, R74 and R86. No references to UN R31 were found, but references to similarly 'frozen' regulations (UN R1, R8, R20, R56, R57, R72, R76 and R82) were found. The present document proposes to delete these obsolete references in UN R53 and R74.
5. (g) Regulations Nos. 48 and 112
GRE/2013/18 | Proposal for collective amendments to Regulations Nos. 48 and 112 Text prepared by Germany with support from The Netherlands, to introduce requirements to avoid intentional non-approved (voltage) variation of the principal passing beam, using halogen light sources and to harmonize this with operating voltage requirements in UN Regulation 48.
GRE-69-42 | Proposal for Supplement 5 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 112 Revised text prepared by Germany with support from the Netherlands, to introduce requirements to avoid intentional non-approved (voltage) variation of the principal passing beam, using halogen light sources and to harmonize this with operating voltage requirements in UN Regulation 48.
5. (h) Regulations Nos. 98, 112 and 123
GRE/2013/10 | Proposal for Supplements to Regulations No. 98, 112, and 123 Text prepared by the International Automotive Lighting and Light Signalling Expert Group (GTB) to amend the provisions concerning the heat test requirements for conformity of production.
5. (i) Regulations Nos. 3, 4, 6, 7, 19, 23, 38, 50, [69], [70], 77, 82, 87, 89, 91, [104], 112, 113, 119 and 123
GRE/2013/16 | Proposal for collective amendments - Regulations Nos. 6, 7, 19, 23, 38, 87 and 91 Text prepared by Poland and Austria to clarify the possibility of installing on vehicles light-signalling devices which obtained a type approval according to component UN Regulations.
GRE-69-20 | Collective amendments to Regulations Nos. 3, 4, 6, 7, 19, 23, 38, 50, [69], [70], 77, 82, 87, 89, 91, [104], 112, 113, 119, 123. Italy proposes to introduce into each Regulation dealing with the type approval of lighting or light signalling devices a direct reference to the requirements contained in Regulations 48, 53 and 74, and 86, mandating the lamp manufacturers to apply them to obtain type approvals.
5. (j) Regulations Nos. 6, 7 and 48
GRE/2013/13 | Proposal for Supplement 25 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 6 Text prepared by France and Germany to implement direction indicator lamps with a variable apparent surface into UN Regulation No. 6.
GRE/2013/14 | Proposal for [Supplement 12 to the 04 series of amendments, Supplement 5 to the 05 series of amendments], Supplement 3 to the 06 series of amendments to Regulations No. 48 Text prepared by France and Germany to implement direction indicator lamps with spatial variation of the intensity into UN Regulation No. 48.
GRE-69-27 | Proposal for amendments to document GRE/2013/14 OICA revisions to the text prepared by France and Germany to implement direction indicator lamps with spatial variation of the intensity into UN Regulation No. 48.
GRE-69-28 | Proposal for amendments to document GRE/2013/13 Text prepared by OICA to propose amendments to document GRE/2013/13 submitted by France and Germany for Supplement 25 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 6
GRE-69-18 | Proposal for Supplement 25 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 6 Text prepared by the Netherlands and the United Kingdom in response to the proposal (document GRE/2013/13) from France and Germany to implement direction indicator lamps with a variable apparent surface into UN Regulation No. 6.
GRE-69-19 | Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 06 series of amendments to Regulations No. 48 Text prepared by the Netherlands and the United Kingdom in response to the proposal (document GRE/2013/14) from France and Germany to implement provisions concerning direction indicator lamps with spatial variation of the intensity within UN Regulation No. 48.
GRE-69-30 | Comments on Document GRE/2013/14 Proposed revision to ensure that a minimum horizontal and vertical movement ratios on the apparent surface of direction indicators is maintained in the proposal by France and Germany for lamps with spatial variation of the intensity under UN Regulation No. 48.
GRE-69-17 | Proposal for editorial correction to document GRE/2013/9 Corrections to the proposal for Supplement 3 to the 06 Series of UN R48
GRE/2013/38 | Proposal for supplement 23 to the 02 series of amendments to Regulation No. 7 UN R7 has no requirements concerning changes in lamp luminance. Therefore, certain lamps which could not be installed in accordance with UN R48 could nonetheless obtain type approval and be sold in the aftermarket. This proposal would prevent such an occurrence. This document supersedes GRE-68-29.
5. (k) Regulations Nos. 38 and 87
GRE/2012/36 | Proposal for collective amendments to Regulations Nos. 38 and 87 Proposal from the Working Party "Brussels 1952" (GTB) to update provisions on heat resistance tests.
GRE-68-25 | Proposal for editorial correction to document GRE/2012/36 GRE/2012/26 is a proposal from the Working Party "Brussels 1952" (GTB) to update provisions on heat resistance tests. This correction from GTB provides an improved justification for the proposed amendments.
6. Draft Horizontal Reference Document for light-signalling devices
7. Regulation No. 7
GRE-69-31 | Proposal for Supplement 22 to the 02 series of amendments to Regulation No. 7 Proposal to enable the 'reciprocal incorporation' of front position lamps with front fog lamps for construction or style.
8. Regulation No. 6
9. Regulation No. 112
GRE/2011/35 | Proposal for amendment to Regulation No. 112 Proposal to update the 'resistence to atmospheric agents' test by applying the spectral energy distribution of sunlight as defined in CIE Publication No. 85:1989, Table 4.
10. Regulation No. 10
GRE/2013/3 | Proposal for the 05 series of amendments to Regulation No. 10 Text prepared by OICA to extend the scope of the Regulation to all kinds of power train systems above a certain working voltage level, when they are in charging mode and including type approval of separate electrical components for the "REESS charging mode coupled to power grid" configuration.
GRE/2013/3/Corr.1 | Proposal for the 05 series of amendments to Regulation No. 10 Corrections to document GRE/2013/3 (proposal to extend the scope of UN R10) prepared by the Secretary to GRE.
GRE/2012/44 | Proposal for the 05 series of amendments to Regulation No. 10 Proposal from the International Organization of Vehicle Manufacturers (OICA) to extend the scope of UN R10 to all kinds of power train systems above a certain working voltage level when they are in charging mode and enable the type approval of separate electrical components (ESA).
GRE-69-26 | OICA proposal for amendments to document GRE/2013/3 Text prepared by OICA to amend document GRE/2013/3 on extending the scope of Regulation No. 10 to all kinds of power train systems above a certain working voltage level when they are in charging mode.
11. Regulation No. 23
GRE/2013/4 | Proposal for Supplement 20 to Regulation No. 23 Text prepared by the Netherlands to harmonize the general wording used in the communication form with the corresponding wording in Regulation No. 7.
12. Regulation No. 27
GRE/2011/46 | Proposal for 04 series of amendments to Regulation No. 27
GRE/2012/25 | Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 03 series of amendments to Regulation No. 27 Proposal to update UN R27 in accordance with technological progress by establishing provisions for the use of fluorescent retro-reflective strip, enabling the consolidation of currently separate fluorescent (daytime) and retro-reflective (nighttime) striping.
13. Regulation No. 65
GRE/2011/48 | Proposal for amendments to Regulation No. 65 Submission from the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) in order to clarify the execution of the design and test requirements for the special warning lamp while allowing for harmonization with the requirements for emergency warning lamps as prescribed by SAE.
14. Regulation No. 86
GRE-69-02 | Tractor accident risks Although, in Germany, motorized agricultural vehicles (MAV) are few, an above-average number of people are seriously injured or killed in accidents involving these vehicles, and MAV are more often the main cause of the accident. This paper analyzes the issues involved such accidents.
GRE-69-03 | Presentation: Revision of UN Regulation No. 86 VDMA presentation submitted by CEMA to open a discussion on amending the UN Regulation on tractor lighting to reduce accidents involving agricultural machinery. This proposal is supported by document GRE-69-02: German Insurance Association study of tractor-related accidents.
GRE-69-21 | Proposal for amendment to document GRE/2013/12 Amendments to the CEMA proposal for an updating of UN R86.
GRE/2013/12 | Proposal for Supplement 6 to the 00 series of amendments to Regulation No. 86 Text prepared by CEMA updating Regulation No. 86.
15. Conspicuity of motorcycles
16. Other business
16. (a) Amendments to the Convention on Road Traffic (Vienna 1968)
GRE-69-22 | Brief notes on the 65th WP.1 session Report on discussions aimed at reconciling the requirements of the 1968 Vienna Convention on Road Traffic with UN Regulations on lighting equipment.
16. (b) Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)
GRE-68-23 | Proposal for amendment to informal document WP.29-157-06 Proposals from OICA to revise elements of the draft guidelines on design principles for automated driver assistance systems (ADAS).
WP.29-157-06 | Design Principles for Control Systems of ADAS (Draft) Updated text pursuant to the 16 March 2012 meeting of the informal working group on Intelligent Transport Systems.
16. (c) Decade of action for road safety 2011-2020
16. (d) Development of an international whole vehicle type approval (IWVTA)
GRE-69-15 | Discussion of IWVTA technical requirement priorities relevant to GRE Table of lighting-related regulations for integration into the international whole vehicle type approval system.
GRE-69-24 | Proposal for Supplement X to the 06 series of amendments to Regulation No. 48 Proposal from Japan to extend the Regulation No. 48 type approval that will be a part of the IWVTA system to more countries and vehicles, following document WP.29-156-21-Rev.1. Japan examined R48 according to the IWVTA guidelines (WP.29-156-21-Rev.1, page 2: "(ii) whether amendments of the said UN Regulation is necessary or not (Some requirements should be converted into "If fitted" category.)" and found some devices that could be converted from "mandatory" to "optional", including daytime running lamps, rear fog lamps and headlamp cleaners.
GRE-69-23 | Proposal for Supplement 17 to the 00 series of amendments to Regulation No. 4 UN R4 specifies requirements regarding registration plates that are used primarily in Europe. Japan proposes to include additional provisions in order to extend the applicability of the regulation to registration plates of different sizes used in non-European countries. Japan also proposes creating Class A and Class B lamp categories towards this end.
GRE-69-24/Add.1 | Background information on the Japanese proposal to amend UN R48 for IWVTA Japan submitted a proposal (GRE-69-24) to extend the Regulation No. 48 type approval that will be a part of the IWVTA system to more countries and vehicles. This document supplements that proposal.
GRE-69-23/Add.1 | Background information on the Japanese proposal to amend UN R4 for IWVTA UN R4 specifies requirements regarding registration plates that are used primarily in Europe. Japan proposes to include additional provisions in order to extend the applicability of the regulation to registration plates of different sizes used in non-European countries. This presentation supplements the proposal.
WP.29-156-21/Rev.1 | Proposal for candidate items for technical regulations applicable to IWVTA (revised) Document proposing regulations for inclusion in the pending regulation on International Whole Vehicle Type Approvals and providing guidance to the Working Parties in their respective reviews of this work.
GRE-69-16 | International Whole Vehicle Type Approval presentation Overview for GRE on the objective, status, and scope of IWVTA including component regulations under consideration for integration into the whole vehicle approval system.
GRE-69-15/Rev.1 | Discussion of IWVTA technical requirement priorities relevant to GRE: Revised
16. (e) 1997 Agreement
16. (e) 1997 Agreement
16. (f) Other business
GRE-69-06 | Proposal for a Corrigendum to Regulation No. 19 Proposal to extend a correction effected in Supplement 02 to the 04 series of amendments to UN R19 to Supplement 04 to the same series as originally intended but delayed for technical reasons.
GRE-69-04 | Correction to document GRE/2012/15 IMMA correction to previously adopted GTB proposal for amendments to Regulation No. 113 on bend lighting for motorcycles subsequently adopted by WP.29 as Supplement 2 (document WP.29/2012/83).
GRE-69-07 | Proposal for a Corrigendum to Regulation No. 19 Proposal for Supplement 04 to the 03 series of amendments to UN R19 to correct an error introduced into paragraph 6.4.3 in Amendment 1 to Revision 6 of the regulation.
GRE-69-10 | First International Forum on Automotive Lighting Information from the GRE Chairman concerning an automotive lighting symposium scheduled for June 19-21, 2013 in Kunshan, China.
GRE-69-11 | Proposal for Supplement [42] to the 03 series of amendments of Regulation No. 37 Proposal to extend the identification markings from two digits to three because the available codes for the German type-approval authority will soon be exhausted.
GRE-69-12 | Proposal for Supplement [8] to the 00 series of amendments of Regulation No. 99 Proposal to extend the identification markings from two digits to three because the available codes for the German type-approval authority will soon be exhausted.
GRE-69-13 | Proposal for Supplement [2] to the 00 series of amendments of Regulation No. 128 Proposal to extend the identification markings from two digits to three because the available codes for the German type-approval authority will soon be exhausted.
17. Direction for future GRE work
17. (a) Work tasks of GRE
WP.29/2012/119 | New approach to lighting and light-signalling in UN Regulations Introduction to GTB initial thoughts on restructuring UN lighting regulations to focus on performance requirements rather than on design and technical descriptions.
GRE-69-14 | New approach for lighting regulations EC proposal to overhaul the system of 41 lighting regulations to minimize design-specific criteria (and thus the constant flow of rule revisions and overlap among rules) by focusing on performance requirements.
17. (b) Work progress of Working Party "Brussels 1952" task forces
GRE-69-39 | GTB Mirror Working Group SAE Report on the dialogue between SAE's Lighting Systems Group and NHTSA.
GRE-69-40 | GTB Task Force on Conformity of Production Report on task force work to simplify 150 measurements required for UN R123 CoP.
GRE-69-41 | Status report on GTB working group light sources
18. Vice chair election
Documents
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