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B . Road Traffic
16 .86 Regulation No. 86. Uniform provisions concerning the approval of agricultural or forestry tractors with regard to the installation of lighting and light-signalling devices
1 August 1990
Entry into force
1 August 1990, in accordance with article 1(5).
Registration :
1 August 1990, No. 4789
Status :
Parties : 24
Text :
United Nations,  Treaty Series , vol. 1774, p. 296 and doc. TRANS/SC1/WP29/R.284 and Amend.1; and vol. 1911, p. 342 et doc. TRANS/WP.29/466 (supplement 1 to the original); C.N.886.2003.TREATIES-1 of 27 August 2003 and doc. TRANS/WP.29/946 (supplement 2 to the original) and C.N.259.2004.TREATIES-1 of 12 March 2004 (adoption); C.N.620.2006.TREATIES-1 of 2 August 2006 and doc.TRANS/WP.29/63  (supplement 3 to  the original) and C.N.166.2007.TREATIES-1 of 7 February 2007 (adoption); C.N.303.2008.TREATIES-2 of 15 April 2008 and doc. ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2008/27 + amendment referred to in para. 34 of the report of the session (supplement 4 to the original) and C.N.809.2008.TREATIES-3 of 30 October 2008 (adoption); C.N.216.2009.TREATIES-1 of 24 Avril 2009 and doc. ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2009/27 (Supplement 5 to the original) and C.N.768.2009.TREATIES-2 of 27 October 2009 (adoption); C.N.238.2015.TREATIES-XI.B.16.86 of 8 April 2015 (proposal of amendments).1
Contracting Parties applying Regulation No. 86 2
Application of regulation, Succession(d)
 3 May 1995
22 Oct 1990
Czech Republic 3
 2 Jun 1993 d
 5 Dec 2012
European Union 4
23 Jan 1998
Finland 5
 1 Aug 1990
 3 Jun 1996
 7 Jun 1995
 4 Oct 1990
 5 Jul 2002
28 Jan 2002
27 Sep 1996
 3 Feb 2006
Netherlands 5
 1 Aug 1990
 6 Jan 1999
23 May 2000
26 Jul 1994
Russian Federation
 1 May 1998
19 Mar 2008
Slovakia 3
28 May 1993 d
 3 Jun 1997
16 Jan 2001
 9 Aug 2002
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
 5 Jul 1995
End Note
1. For additional references to the texts of the annexed regulations and their amendments, see doc. TRANS/WP.29/343 as updated 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.Czechoslovakia applied Regulation No. 86 as from 18 October 1992. See also note 1 under “Czech Republic” and note 1 under “Slovakia” in the “Historical Information” section in the front matter of this volume.
4.In a letter dated 29 July 1998, the European Community informed the Secretary-General of the following:
"The accession of the EC has the effect that the [...] regulations adhered to are not (in cases where a Member State already applied a regulation: no longer) applied by Member States by virtue of their status as Contracting Parties to the Agreement but exclusively in their capacity as Member States of the Contracting Party European Community. Thus, the 14 Member States already Contracting Parties themselves, now apply all [these] regulations by virtue of the EC's accession."
... By the EC accession, Ireland has not become a Contracting Party. Only the EC has become a Contracting Party. Ireland being a Member State of this Contracting Party applies the [...] regulations [adhered to by the EC] by virtue of the EC's accession.
It will be recalled that, as at 29 July 1999, States Members of the EC are: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom.
5.Contracting State having proposed the Regulation and date of entry into force of the Regulation for that State in accordance with article 1 (3).