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CHAPTER XI
TRANSPORT AND COMMUNICATIONS
B . Road Traffic
16 .106 Regulation No. 106. Uniform provisions concerning the approval of pneumatic tyres for agricultural vehicles and their trailers
Geneva, 7 May 1998
Entry into force
:
7 May 1998, in accordance with article 1(4).
Registration :
7 May 1998, No. 4789
Status :
Parties :: See XI-B-16. 1
Text :
United Nations,  Treaty Series , vol. 2016, p. 11; C.N.640.1999.TREATIES-2 of 13 July 1999 and doc. TRANS/WP.29/676 (supplement 1 to the original);  C.N.780.2002.TREATIES-1 of 31 July 2002 and doc. TRANS/WP.29/878 (supplement 2 to the original); C.N.787.2002.TREATIES-1 of 1 August 2002 and doc. TRANS/WP.29/879 (modification) and C.N.111.2003.TREATIES-1 of 3 February 2003 (adoption); C.N.466.2004.TREATIES-1 of 13 May 2004 and doc.  TRANS/WP.29/1010 (supplement 3 to the original) and C.N.1167.2004.TREATIES-2 of 15 November 2004 (adoption); C.N.447.2004.TREATIES-1 of 13 May 2004 and doc.TRANS/WP.29/1011 (procès-verbal concerning certain modifications); C.N.626.2006.TREATIES-1 of 2 August 2006 and doc.TRANS/WP.29/46 (supplement 4 to the original) and C.N.175.2007.TREATIES-1 of 7 February 2007 (adoption); C.N.577.2007.TREATIES-1 of 10 May 2007 and doc. TRANS/WP.29/2007/6 (Supplement 5 to the original) and C.N.1090.2007.TREATIES-2 of 12 November 2007 (adoption); C.N.563.2008.TREATIES-1 of 7 August 2008 and doc. ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2008/65 (modifications); C.N.607.2008.TREATIES-1 of 26 August 2008 and doc. ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2008/66 (supplement 6 to the original) and C.N.60.2009.TREATIES-1 of 27 February 2009 (adoption); C.N.228.2009.TREATIES-2 of 24 Avril 2009 and doc. ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2009/9 (Supplement 7 to the original) and C.N.774.2009.TREATIES-4 of 27 October 2009 (adoption); C.N.557.2009.TREATIES-3 of 17 September 2009 (Supplement 8 to the original); C.N.173.2010.TREATIES-2 of 18 March 2010 (adoption); C.N.397.2012.TREATIES-XI.B.16.106 of 27 July 2012 (proposal of amendments) and C.N.113.2013.TREATIES-XI.B.16.106 of 30 January 2013 (adoption); C.N.241.2013.TREATIES-XI.B.16.106 of 3 May 2013 (proposal of amendments) and C.N.955.2013.TREATIES-XI.B.16.106 of 21 November 2013 (adoption of amendments).2
Contracting Parties applying Regulation No 106 3
Participant 1
Application of regulation, Succession(d)
Austria
 7 May 1998
Azerbaijan
15 Apr 2002
Belarus
 7 May 1998
Belgium
 7 May 1998
Bosnia and Herzegovina
 7 May 1998
Croatia
 7 May 1998
Czech Republic
 7 May 1998
Denmark
 7 May 1998
Egypt
 5 Dec 2012
Estonia
 7 May 1998
European Union
29 Aug 2001
Finland
 7 May 1998
France
 7 May 1998
Germany
 7 May 1998
Greece
 7 May 1998
Hungary
 7 May 1998
Italy
 7 May 1998
Latvia
 5 Jul 2002
Lithuania
28 Jan 2002
Luxembourg
 7 May 1998
Malaysia
 3 Feb 2006
Montenegro 4
23 Oct 2006 d
Netherlands
 7 May 1998
Norway
 7 May 1998
Poland
 7 May 1998
Portugal
 7 May 1998
Romania
 7 May 1998
Russian Federation
 7 May 1998
Serbia
 7 May 1998
Slovakia
 7 May 1998
Slovenia
 7 May 1998
Spain
 7 May 1998
Sweden
 7 May 1998
Switzerland
 7 May 1998
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
 7 May 1998
Turkey
 7 May 1998
Ukraine
21 Jan 2010
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
 7 May 1998
End Note
1.The 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.

Following is the list of Contracting Parties that notified their objection to draft Regulation No. 106, pursuant to article 1 (4); or declared the non-application of Regulation No. 106, pursuant to article 1(5):

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Participant:Date of the notification:
European Community*23 Jan 1998
Japan**25 Sep 1998
Latvia***19 Nov 1998
Bulgaria****22 Nov 1999
Australia*****25 Feb 2000
Ukraine******1 May 2000
South Africa*******18 Apr 2001
New Zealand********27 Nov 2001
Thailand2 Mar 2006


*The European Community implicitly notified its non-application of Regulation 106 upon accession by virtue of its declaration restricting  its applicatio those Regulations in force at the date of accession, i.e. 23 January 1998. Regulation 106 was not in force at that time, but had been circulated as a draft Regulation, pursuant to article 1 (5) of the Agreement. In a communication dated 16 April 1999, the European Community subsequently confirmed its intention to reserve its position with regard to the entry into force of the Regulation for the European Community. See declaration made by the European Community upon accession to the Agreement in chapter XI.B.16.

** See declaration made by Japan upon accession to the Agreement in chapter XI.B.16.

***See declaration made by Latvia upon accession to the Agreement in chapter XI.B.16.

****In a note accompanying the instrument of accession, the Government of Bulgaria notified its intention to apply certain Regulations annexed to the Agreement.  By notifying the application of certain Regulations, the Government of Bulgaria implicitly notified the non-application of those Regulations not specified, in accordance with article 1(5) of the Agreement. See declaration made by Bulgaria upon accession to the Agreement in XI.B.16.

*****See declaration made by Australia upon accession to the Agreement in chapter XI.B.16.

******See declaration made by Ukraine upon accession to the Agreement in chapter XI.B.16.

*******See declaration made by South Africa upon accession to the Agreement in chapter XI.B.16.

********In a communication received on 18 January 2002, the Government of New Zealand, in connection with its accession to the Agreement, clarified its intention to apply certain Regulations annexed to theAgreement.  By notifying the application of certain Regulations, the Government of New Zealand implicitly notified the non-application of those Regulations not specified, in accordance with article 1(5) of the Agreement. See declaration made by New Zealand upon accession to the Agreement in chapter XI.B.

2.For additional references to the texts of the annexed regulations and their amendments, see doc. TRANS/WP.29/343 as up-dated annually.
3.Proposed by the Administrative Committee.
4.See note 1 under "Montenegro" in the "Historical Information" section in the front matter of this volume.