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CHAPTER XI
TRANSPORT AND COMMUNICATIONS
B . Road Traffic
16 .68 Regulation No. 68. Uniform provisions concerning the approval of power-driven vehicles including pure electric vehicles with regard to the measurement of the maximum speed
1 May 1987
Entry into force
:
1 May 1987, in accordance with article 1(5).
Registration :
1 May 1987, No. 4789
Status :
Parties : 21
Text :
Doc. E/ECE/324-E/ECE/TRANS/505/Rev.1/Add.67; and vol. 1949, p. 352 and doc. TRANS/WP.29/475 (supplement 1 to the original).1
Contracting Parties applying Regulation No. 68 2
Participant
Application of regulation, Succession(d)
Belarus
 3 May 1995
Belgium
 8 Jun 1990
Bosnia and Herzegovina 3
28 Sep 1998 d
Croatia
 2 Feb 2001
Egypt
 5 Dec 2012
Finland
11 Feb 1991
France 4
 1 May 1987
Germany 5
18 Apr 1989
Hungary
 7 Nov 1990
Italy 4
 1 May 1987
Lithuania
28 Jan 2002
Luxembourg
29 Jun 1990
Montenegro 6
23 Oct 2006 d
Netherlands
 3 Mar 1988
Poland
23 May 2000
Romania
 7 Mar 1996
Russian Federation
 8 Feb 1996
Serbia 3
12 Mar 2001 d
Slovakia
15 Nov 1996
Turkey
14 Jul 2003
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
26 Feb 1990
End Note
1.For additional references to the texts of the annexed regulations and their amendments, see doc. TRANS/WP.29/343 as up-dated annually.
2.For technical reasons and in order to align this chapter with all others in the publication, the date indicated is no longer the date of effect of the regulation for the Contracting Party, but the date of receipt of the notification of application by the Secretary-General.
3.The former Yugoslavia applied Regulation No. 68 as from 21 May 1991. See also note 1 under “Bosnia and Herzegovina”, “Croatia”, “former Yugoslavia”, “Slovenia”, “The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia” and “Yugoslavia” in the “Historical Information” section in the front matter of this volume.
4.Contracting State having proposed the Regulation and date of entry into force of the Regulation for that State in accordance with article 1 (3).
5.See note 2 under “Germany” in the “Historical Information” section in the front matter of this volume.
6.See note 1 under "Montenegro" in the "Historical Information" section in the front matter of this volume.