The proposal in WP.29/2020/81 was adopted by the World Forum. Forty-three Contracting Parties to the 1958 Agreement were present for the vote by AC.1. Forty-two voted in favor with zero against and one abstaining.
7. Prior to its scheduled meeting on 22 June 2020, AC.2 held two ad-hoc virtual informal meetings. The first, held on 30 April 2020, related to the special procedures during COVID-19 period in order to enable business continuity for WP.29 and its subsidiary bodies. The second, held on 28 May 2020, focused on the activities related to automated/autonomous vehicles.
12. AC.2 reviewed the progress made on the activities listed in the Framework document on autonomous/automated vehicles and discussed aspects of Big Data and Artificial Intelligence technologies impact on the work of WP.29. AC.2 agreed to continue discussions on these matters at its November 2020 session.
22. The secretariat presented, for information, WP.29-181-05, reflecting the advancement evaluation of the activities listed in the Framework Document on Automated/autonomous Vehicles (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2019/34/Rev.2).