Session 111 | Geneva | 11-14 Oct 2016
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Proposal for a Supplement to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 67 (LG Europe)
GRSG/2016/15 26 Jul 2016 Working Party Liquefied Petroleum Gas Equipment LPG Equipment Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of: I. Specific Equipment of Motor Vehicles Using Liquefied Petroleum Gases in their Propulsion System II. A Vehicle Fitted with Specific Equipment for the Use of Liquefied Petroleum Gases in its Propulsion System with regard to the Installation of such Equipment Proposal for new safety provisions with regard to LPG systems having hydraulic interconnections with the petrol or diesel fueling system through which inter-flows of fuels may occur. GRSG/2016/0015
Proposal for amendments to Regulation No. 110 (France)
GRSG/2016/16 06 Sep 2016 Working Party 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. Proposal to allow for the use of natural gas refrigeration systems to vehicles propelled by natural gas (CNG or LNG). This proposal addresses a new, environmentally friendly natural gas fuelled refrigeration system for trucks with refrigerated loads that already are propelled by natural gas. Currently paragraph 18.1.7.1 allows heating systems to be fitted on vehicles to heat the passenger compartment and/or the load area of a vehicle, however, the same provision omits cooling systems that are used on trucks for the carriage of loads requiring refrigeration. GRSG/2016/0016
Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 121 (Russia)
GRSG/2016/17 27 Jul 2016 Working Party Location and Identification of Hand Controls, Tell-tales and Indicators Hand Controls, Tell-tales and Indicators Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Location and Identification of Hand Controls, Tell-tales and Indicators Accident Emergency Call Systems Accident Emergency Call Systems Uniform provisions concerning the approval of emergency call devices and motor vehicles with regard to the installation of these devices. Proposal to add a telltale and symbols for “Accident Emergency Call System (AECS)”. GRSG/2016/0017
Proposal for amendments to Regulation No. 73 (CLCCR)
GRSG/2016/18 27 Jul 2016 Working Party Commercial Vehicle Lateral Protection CV Lateral Protection Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Goods Vehicles, Trailers and Semi-Trailers with regard to their Lateral Protection Proposal to expand the scope of the regulation by deleting paragraph 1.2.2. which allows for the exclusion of “vehicles designed and constructed for special purposes where it is not possible, for practical reasons, to fit lateral protection devices” from the text. The proposal allows Type Approval Authorities to nonetheless exempt "vehicles where any LPD (e.g. fixed, removable, foldable, adjustable, etc.) is incompatible with their on-road use" through the addition of new paragraphs. GRSG/2016/0018
Proposal for a new Regulation on Accident Emergency Call Systems
GRSG/2016/19 01 Aug 2016 Working Party Accident Emergency Call Systems Accident Emergency Call Systems Uniform provisions concerning the approval of emergency call devices and motor vehicles with regard to the installation of these devices. Proposal from the AECS informal group for a regulation to enable the approval of Accident Emergency Call Devices (AECD) intended for M1 and N1 vehicles, the approval of M1 and N1 vehicles with regard to the installation of an AECD, and/or the approval of M1and N1 vehicles with regard to their Accident Emergency Call System (AECS) or with regard to the installation of an AECD which has not been separately approved under the regulation. GRSG/2016/0019
Proposal for amendments to Regulation No. 107 (Germany)
GRSG/2016/20 27 Jul 2016 Working Party Construction of Coaches and Buses Coach and Bus Construction Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Category M2 or M3 Vehicles with regard to their General Construction Proposal to augment the provisions to address the needs of persons with reduced mobility by improving accommodations for wheelchair users and for persons who are visually and/or hearing impaired. GRSG/2016/0020
Proposal for amendments to Regulation No. 107 (Germany)
GRSG/2016/20/Corr.1 10 Aug 2016 Working Party Construction of Coaches and Buses Coach and Bus Construction Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Category M2 or M3 Vehicles with regard to their General Construction Corrections to the proposal to augment the provisions to address the needs of persons with reduced mobility by improving accommodations for wheelchair users and for persons who are visually and/or hearing impaired. The corrections include an additional paragraph with requirements for loudspeaker systems. GRSG/2016/0020/Corr.1
Proposal for Supplement 5 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 43 (Germany)
GRSG/2016/21 27 Jul 2016 Working Party Safety Glazing Materials Safety Glazing Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Safety Glazing Materials and their Installation on Vehicles Proposal to align the requirements for plastic panes other than windscreens with the requirements of plastic pane windscreens. This includes amendments concerning rigid plastic panes, flexible plastic panes and rigid plastic multiple-glazed units. The proposed modifications to this type of glazing are in line with the requirements of Supplement 4 to the 01 series of amendment of UN Regulation No. 43. GRSG/2016/0021
Proposal for amendments to Regulation No. 110 (ISO)
GRSG/2016/22 01 Aug 2016 Working Party 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. Proposal to harmonize UN R110 with standard ISO 11439:2013 on high pressure cylinders for the on-board storage of natural gas as a fuel for automotive vehicles. GRSG/2016/0022
Proposal for Supplement 3 to the 02 series of amendments to Regulation No. 118 (Finland, France, and Germany)
GRSG/2016/23 27 Jul 2016 Working Party Burning Behavior of Interior Materials Material Burning Behavior Uniform Technical Prescriptions Concerning the Burning Behaviour of Materials Used in the Interior Construction of Certain Categories of Motor Vehicles Proposal to reduce the administrative burden in obtaining approvals for electrical cables according to UN Regulation No. 118. The experts from Finland, France and Germany agreed that the change from ISO 6722:2006 to ISO 6722-2011 does not impact the degree of safety and, therefore, the test reports or approvals established under the older version of the ISO standard shall remain valid. GRSG/2016/0023
Proposal of amendments to Regulation No. 118 (Finland, France, and Germany)
GRSG/2016/24 27 Jul 2016 Working Party Burning Behavior of Interior Materials Material Burning Behavior Uniform Technical Prescriptions Concerning the Burning Behaviour of Materials Used in the Interior Construction of Certain Categories of Motor Vehicles Proposal to improve and clarify provisions concerning the approval of interior materials, cables and insulation materials. The proposaladds new requirements for cable sleeves and conduits, modifies vertical testing requirements under Annex 8 to allow testing of small test samples and to clarify their fixation to the specimen holder., and adds a new Annex 10 on provisions for testing of electrical cables. GRSG/2016/0024
Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 39 (EC)
GRSG/2016/25 26 Jul 2016 Working Party Speedometer Equipment Speedometer Equipment Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Speedometer Equipment Including its Installation Proposal to allow for the approval of speedometers and odometers that enable drivers to display figures either in km/h or mph (but not both simultaneously). The proposal also clarifies the application of the provisions across the category L vehicle subcategories. GRSG/2016/0025
Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 121 (OICA)
GRSG/2016/26 26 Jul 2016 Working Party Location and Identification of Hand Controls, Tell-tales and Indicators Hand Controls, Tell-tales and Indicators Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Location and Identification of Hand Controls, Tell-tales and Indicators At its fifty-ninth session, GRSP approved a proposal for the 07 series of amendments to UN R16 to mandate safety belt reminders for all vehicle seats. This proposal aligns provisions in UN R121 with the changes to UN R16: a) the term "seat belt" is replaced by "safety belt", b) the symbol for safety belt, defined in item 21 of Table 1 in the Regulation, may be displayed in different colours to convey different meanings. Therefore, the existing footnote <sup>18</sup> has been added to item 21, and c) this symbol may be replaced by different symbols for seats other than those of the front row. Therefore, a new footnote <sup>22</sup> is added to item 21. This proposal does not change any of the technical requirements of UN R121. GRSG/2016/0026