CHAPTER XI
TRANSPORT AND COMMUNICATIONS
B
Road Traffic
16140United Nations Regulation No. 140. Uniform provisions concerning the approval of passenger cars with regard to Electronic Stability Control (ESC) systemsGeneva, 14 July 201622 January 2017, in accordance with article 1(4).22 January 2017, No. 4789Parties461C.N.511.2016.TREATIES-XI.B.16 of 22 July 2016 (Draft regulation [No. 140]) and C.N.30.2017.TREATIES-XI.B.16.140 of 22 January 2017 (Entry into force); C.N.536.2018.TREATIES-XI.B.16.140 of 29 October 2018 (Amendments); CN.635.2018.TREATIES-XI.B.16.140 of 9 January 2019 (amendments); C.N.28.2020.TREATIES-XI.B.16.140 of 14 January 2020 (Amendments); C.N.40.2021.TREATIES-XI.B.16.140 of 27 January 2021 (Amendments).<superscript>2</superscript>
ParticipantSuccession(d), Application of regulationAlbania22 Jan 2017 Armenia 1 Mar 2018 Azerbaijan22 Jan 2017 Belarus22 Jan 2017 Bosnia and Herzegovina22 Jan 2017 Bulgaria22 Jan 2017 Croatia22 Jan 2017 Czech Republic22 Jan 2017 Denmark22 Jan 2017 Egypt22 Jan 2017 Estonia22 Jan 2017 European Union22 Jan 2017 Finland22 Jan 2017 France22 Jan 2017 Georgia22 Jan 2017 Germany22 Jan 2017 Greece22 Jan 2017 Hungary22 Jan 2017 Italy22 Jan 2017 Japan22 Jan 2017 Kazakhstan22 Jan 2017 Latvia22 Jan 2017 Lithuania22 Jan 2017 Luxembourg22 Jan 2017 Malaysia22 Jan 2017 Montenegro22 Jan 2017 Netherlands22 Jan 2017 New Zealand22 Jan 2017 North Macedonia22 Jan 2017 Norway22 Jan 2017 Pakistan24 Feb 2020 Portugal22 Jan 2017 Republic of Moldova22 Jan 2017 Romania22 Jan 2017 Russian Federation22 Jan 2017 San Marino22 Jan 2017 Serbia22 Jan 2017 Slovakia22 Jan 2017 Slovenia22 Jan 2017 South Africa22 Jan 2017 Spain22 Jan 2017 Sweden22 Jan 2017 Switzerland22 Jan 2017 Tunisia22 Jan 2017 Ukraine22 Jan 2017 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland22 Jan 2017
1The Regulation enters into force for all Contracting Parties to the Agreement which did not notify their disagreement thereto, in accordance with 1(4). The date listed under "Application of regulation" reflects the date of the entry into force of the Regulation for those States parties to the Agreement, at the time of the entry into force of the Regulation, which did not notify their disagreement thereto, in accordance with article 1(4) of the Agreement. States parties to the Agreement not applying the Regulation may, at any time, notify the Secretary-General that they intend to apply it, and the Regulation will then enter into force for such States on the sixtieth day after such notification, in accordance with article 1(7) of the Agreement. For these States, the date listed under "Application of regulation" is the date of deposit of the notification. States that become parties to the Agreement subsequent to the entry into force of the Regulation, which do not notify their disagreement thereto, apply the Regulation as from the date of entry into force of the Agreement for such States. In these cases, the date listed under "Application of regulation" reflects the date of deposit of the instrument of accession to the Agreement.2For additional references to the texts of the annexed regulations and their amendments, see doc. <a href="http://www.unece.org/trans/main/wp29/wp29wgs/wp29gen/wp29fdocstts.html" target = "_ blank">TRANS/WP.29/343</a> as updated annually.