WP.29/2018/69: Proposal for a new UN Regulation on uniform provisions concerning the approval of mechanical coupling components of combinations of agricultural vehicles. [Regulation adopted with Australia and Japan abstaining.] With 38 of the Contracting Parties applying UN R147 present
and voting, AC.1 adopted document WP.29/2018/69 by a vote of 38 in favor,
0 opposed, with 0 abstaining.
Discussion from 175th WP.29 session (18-22
88. The World Forum considered the proposals for new UN Regulations on Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Vehicles of category L, and on mechanical coupling components of combinations of agricultural vehicles under items 4.12.1 and 4.12.2 and recommended their submission to AC.1 for voting.
89. The representative of Japan expressed his position to abstain for voting a new UN Regulation on mechanical coupling components of combinations of agricultural vehicles due to having no plan to apply it currently.
This modification also has been published by the WP.29 Secretariat as UN R147