Session 161 | Geneva | 12-15 Nov 2013
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Calendar of meetings of WP.29 and its Working Parties and Committees for 2014
WP.29-161-01 04 Nov 2013 World Forum WP.29-161-0001
Editorial corrections to the proposal to amend UN Regulation No. 129 on enhanced child restraint systems
WP.29-161-02 04 Nov 2013 World Forum Enhanced Child Restraint Systems Enhanced Child Restraints Regulation on uniform provisions concerning the approval of enhanced Child Restraint Systems used onboard of motor vehicles. Corrections to the proposal as approved by the GRSP to amend the regulation pursuant to the recommendations resulting from a review of the text by the informal working group on child restraint systems. WP.29-161-0002
Corrections to the draft proposal for a new UN Regulation on retrofit emissions control devices
WP.29-161-03 04 Nov 2013 World Forum Retrofit Emission Control Devices Retrofit Emissions Uniform provisions concerning the approval of Retrofit Emission Control devices (REC) for heavy duty vehicles, agricultural and forestry tractors and non-road mobile machinery equipped with compression ignition engines Corrections to the proposed new UN Regulation on the type approval of REC devices (document WP.29/2013/119) submitted by the REC informal group. WP.29-161-0003
Proposal for the 05 series of amendments to Regulation No. 10
WP.29-161-04 04 Nov 2013 World Forum Electromagnetic Compatibility Electromagnetic Compatibility Uniform provisions concerning the approval of vehicles with regard to electromagnetic compatibility Revised consolidated proposal to extend the scope of UN R10 to all kinds of power train systems above a certain working voltage, including type approval for separate electrical components (electrical/electronic sub-assemblies or ESA). This document supersedes document WP/29/2013/73. WP.29-161-0004
Corrigendum to draft Supplement 1 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 110
WP.29-161-05 11 Oct 2013 World Forum Compressed and Liquefied Natural Gas System Components CNG/LNG System Components Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of: I. Specific components of motor vehicles using compressed natural gas (CNG) and/or liquefied natural gas (LNG) in their propulsion system; II. Vehicles with regard to the installation of specific components of an approved type for the use of compressed natural gas (CNG) and/or liquefied natural gas (LNG) in their propulsion system. Corrections adopted by GRSG (at its 105th session) to the draft supplement pending before the World Forum for its November 2013 session. The supplement introduces provisions for motor vehicles using liquefied natural gas (LNG). WP.29-161-0005
Proposal for amendments to document WP.29/2013/69 concerning UN R4, 6, 7, 23, 38, 50, 77, 87, 91, and 119
WP.29-161-06 04 Nov 2013 World Forum Illumination of rear-registration plates of motor vehicles and their trailers Rear Plate Lighting Uniform provisions for the approval of devices for the illumination of rear registration plates of motor vehicles (except motor cycles)and their trailers Direction Indicators Direction Indicators Uniform provisions concerning the approval of direction indicators for power-driven vehicles and their trailers Position, Stop and End-outline Lamps Position, stop and end-outline lamps Uniform Provisions Concerncing the Approval of Front and Rear Position (Side) Lamps, Stop-Lamps and End-Outline Marker Lamps for Motor Vehicles (Except Motor Cycles)and their Trailers Reversing Lights Reversing Lights Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Reversing and Manoeuvring Lamps for Power-driven Vehicles and their Trailers Rear Fog Lamps Rear Fog Lamps Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Rear Fog Lamps for Power-driven Vehicles and their Trailers Position and Indicator Lamps for Motorcycles Motorcycle Lamps Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Front Position Lamps, Rear Position Lamps, Stop Lamps, Direction Indicators and Rear-Registration Plate Illuminating Devices for Vehicles of Category L Parking Lamps Parking Lamps Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Parking Lamps for Power-driven Vehicles Daytime Running Lamps Daytime Running Lamps Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Daytime Running Lamps for Power-driven Vehicles Side-Marker Lamps Side-Marker Lamps Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Side-Marker Lamps for Motor Vehicles and their Trailers Cornering Lamps Cornering Lamps Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Cornering Lamps for Power-driven Vehicles Revisions to the GRE proposal (document WP.29/2013/69) to insert provisions for the use of incandescent light sources in the case of light source modules and lamps with non-replaceable light sources and to update the Conformity of Production requirements (CoP). This proposal also applies to documents: WP.29/2013/71, WP.29/2013/72, WP.29/2013/76, WP.29/2013/79, WP.29/2013/83, WP.29/2013/87, WP.29/2013/88, WP.29/2013/89 and WP.29/2013/94. WP.29-161-0006
Proposal for amendments to the draft Pole Side Impact GTR (USA)
WP.29-161-07 09 Nov 2013 World Forum Pole Side Impact Protection (PSI) Pole Side Impact Proposal of two amendments needed to enable the United States to vote in favor of the draft GTR. First, the document allows contracting parties the option of an alternate procedure for adjusting the seat and positioning the dummy based on that used by the United States during its WorldSID research. Second, the document allows contracting parties to modify the injury criteria in the GTR based on cost/benefit analysis for their own country, but using the same injury risk curves used to develop the injury criteria in the GTR. WP.29-161-0007
Voting table for GTR proposals on the agenda of the 161st WP.29 session
WP.29-161-08 08 Nov 2013 World Forum Pole Side Impact Protection (PSI) Pole Side Impact Tires Tires This project would establish a "global technical regulation concerning uniform provisions for pneumatic radial tyres for passenger and light truck (commercial) vehicles". WP.29-161-0008
Situation on priorities and proposals to develop GTR as of 28 October 2013
WP.29-161-09 09 Nov 2013 World Forum 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 update on the status of amendments to existing GTR and projects to establish new GTR. WP.29-161-0009
UNECE Plan to implement the United Nations Decade of Action for Road Safety (2011-2020)
WP.29-161-10 12 Nov 2013 World Forum This document is an abstract of WP.29 activities from document ECE/TRANS/2012/4, introduced at the March 2012 session of the Inland Transport Committee, in which UNECE presents its Action Plan for the UN Decade of Action for Road Safety (2011–2020). WP.29-161-0010
Request for correction of amendments to Regulations No. 4, 6, 7, 23, 38, 50, 77, 87, 91, and 119 (EC)
WP.29-161-11 08 Nov 2013 World Forum Illumination of rear-registration plates of motor vehicles and their trailers Rear Plate Lighting Uniform provisions for the approval of devices for the illumination of rear registration plates of motor vehicles (except motor cycles)and their trailers Direction Indicators Direction Indicators Uniform provisions concerning the approval of direction indicators for power-driven vehicles and their trailers Position, Stop and End-outline Lamps Position, stop and end-outline lamps Uniform Provisions Concerncing the Approval of Front and Rear Position (Side) Lamps, Stop-Lamps and End-Outline Marker Lamps for Motor Vehicles (Except Motor Cycles)and their Trailers Reversing Lights Reversing Lights Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Reversing and Manoeuvring Lamps for Power-driven Vehicles and their Trailers Rear Fog Lamps Rear Fog Lamps Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Rear Fog Lamps for Power-driven Vehicles and their Trailers Position and Indicator Lamps for Motorcycles Motorcycle Lamps Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Front Position Lamps, Rear Position Lamps, Stop Lamps, Direction Indicators and Rear-Registration Plate Illuminating Devices for Vehicles of Category L Parking Lamps Parking Lamps Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Parking Lamps for Power-driven Vehicles Daytime Running Lamps Daytime Running Lamps Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Daytime Running Lamps for Power-driven Vehicles Side-Marker Lamps Side-Marker Lamps Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Side-Marker Lamps for Motor Vehicles and their Trailers Cornering Lamps Cornering Lamps Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Cornering Lamps for Power-driven Vehicles In a letter to Mssrs. Gauvin and Ramos, the European Commission, pursuant to concerns raised in its Technical Committee Motor Vehicles, raises issues with two paragraphs that are reproduced in a number of GRE proposals set for consideration at the November WP.29. The EU, therefore, cannot vote to adopt the proposals until these concerns have been addressed (i.e., for the March 2014 session). WP.29-161-0011
Proposal for development of a new UN GTR on Vehicle Indoor Air Quality (VIAQ) (Korea)
WP.29-161-12 09 Nov 2013 World Forum Mutual Resolution No. 3: Vehicle Interior Air Quality (VIAQ) MR 3: VIAQ Proposal to develop a new global technical regulation concerning the protection of occupants from harmful substances,such as Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) or aldehydes, emitted by interior materials used in the construction of vehicles. WP.29-161-0012
Proposal for Development of a New UN GTR on Vehicle Indoor Air Quality (VIAQ) (KATRI and MOLIT)
WP.29-161-13 09 Nov 2013 World Forum Mutual Resolution No. 3: Vehicle Interior Air Quality (VIAQ) MR 3: VIAQ Presentation in support of Korea's request document WP.29-161-12) to establish an informal expert group to develop a new global technical regulation to protect occupants from harmful emissions originating with materials used in vehicle interiors. WP.29-161-0013
Request to extend the mandate of the WLTP informal group through 2015 (EU and Japan)
WP.29-161-14 09 Nov 2013 World Forum Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicle Emissions Test Procedure WLTP Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicles Test Procedure Request to continue development, through a second phase following adoption of the current draft GTR, of the light vehicle emissions and fuel consumption test cycle in order to improve certain technical aspects in the current cycle. WP.29-161-0014
Consolidated proposals for the revised 1958 Agreement
WP.29-161-15 11 Nov 2013 World Forum 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 This informal document builds on informal document WP.29-159-19 (submitted by the Chair of IWVTA to WP.29 in March 2013), and complements working document WP.29/2013/134 submitted for consideration at the WP.29 November 2013 session. It provides an update of the progress achieved within the IWVTA informal group since the submission of document WP.29/2013/134. As a result of this progress, the majority of outstanding issues have been resolved, leaving only a few issues which need further fine-tuning by the IWVTA sub-group on the review of the 1958 Agreement. WP.29-161-0015
Review of the 1958 Agreement
WP.29-161-16 11 Nov 2013 World Forum 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 Progress report on the revision to the 1958 Agreement to enable the International Whole Vehicle Type Approval system. WP.29-161-0016
Progress Towards an International Whole Vehicle Type Approval Scheme
WP.29-161-17 11 Nov 2013 World Forum 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 expert group working on the IWVTA regulation providing on overview of the proposed whole vehicle regulation, issues for attention of the World Forum, and consideration of future development. WP.29-161-0017
NHTSA activities to address levels of vehicle automation (NHTSA)
WP.29-161-18 11 Nov 2013 World Forum Presentation on US research into driver interaction with various levels of vehicular automation towards determining regulatory safety requirements. WP.29-161-0018
Status report of the informal group on Phase 2 of GTR No. 7 (Japan)
WP.29-161-19 11 Nov 2013 World Forum Head Restraints Head Restraints Global Technical Regulation No. 7: Head Restraints WP.29-161-0019
Examples of notifications concerning the 1998 Agreement
WP.29-161-20 13 Nov 2013 World Forum 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 Example texts of a letter and e-mails concerning the notification procedures for GTR under the 1998 Agreement (sent by the UNECE to Contracting Parties and their Foreign Missions to the UN in Geneva). WP.29-161-0020
Draft fifth progress report of the informal group on Phase 2 of GTR No. 9
WP.29-161-21 14 Nov 2013 World Forum Pedestrian Safety Pedestrian Safety (GTR) Global Technical Regulation No. 9: Pedestrian Safety WP.29-161-0021
On the environmental safety of automobile vehicles (Russia)
WP.29-161-22 14 Nov 2013 World Forum Particle Measurement Programme PMP Discussion paper on non-tailpipe vehicle emissions, especially related to air quality and suspended particulates along roadways. This subject includes particulates from tire and brake wear. WP.29-161-0022