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CHAPTER XI
TRANSPORT AND COMMUNICATIONS
B . Road Traffic
16 .121 Regulation No. 121. Uniform provisions concerning the approval of vehicles with regard to the location and identification of hand controls, tell-tales and indicators
Geneva, 18 January 2006
Entry into force
:
18 January 2006, in accordance with article 1(4).
Registration :
18 January 2006, No. 4789
Status :
Parties :: See XI-B-16. 1
Text :
United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 2355, p. 23; Depositary notification C.N.37.2006.TREATIES-1 of 19 January 2006 and doc. TRANS/WP.29/2002/67/Rev.1, Corr.1 and Corr.2; C.N.285.2006.TREATIES-1 of 7 April 2006 and doc. ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2006/28 (modifications); C.N.1155.2006.TREATIES-2 of 13 December 2006 and doc. ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2006/108 (modifications); C.N.580.2007.TREATIES-1 of 10 May 2007 and doc. TRANS/WP.29/2007/14 +  Amend.1  (Supplement 1 to the original) and C.N.1093.2007.TREATIES-2 of 12 November 2007 (adoption); C.N.1170.2007.TREATIES-1 of 18 January 2008 and doc. ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2007/85 (modifications); C.N.315.2008.TREATIES-2 of 15 April 2008 and doc. ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2008/45 (supplement 2 to the original) and C.N.822.2008.TREATIES-3 of 30 October 2008 (adoption); C.N.231.2009.TREATIES-1 of 24 Avril 2009 and doc. ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2009/41 (Supplement 3 to the original) and C.N.781.2009.TREATIES-2 of 27 October 2009 (adoption); C.N.112.2010.TREATIES-1 of 3 March 2010 and doc. ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2009/128 (modifications); C.N.113.2010.TREATIES-2 of 3 March 2010 and doc. ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2009/106 (modifications); C.N.832.2010.TREATIES-1 of 23 December 2010 and doc. ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2010/116 (supplement 4) (proposal of amendments) and C.N.336.2011.TREATIES-2 of 23 June 2011 (adoption of amendements); C.N.201.2011.TREATIES-1 of 28 April 2011 (proposal of amendments) and doc. ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2011/38 (Supplement 5) and C.N.733.2011.TREATIES-3 of 3 November 2011 (adoption); C.N.865.2011.TREATIES-4 of 26 January 2012  (proposal of amendments) and C.N.405.2012.TREATIES-XI.B.16.121 of 3 August 2012 (adoption of amendments); C.N.245.2012.TREATIES-XI.B.16.121 of 18 May 2012 (proposal of amendments) and C.N.671.2012.TREATIES-XI.B.16.121 of 26 November 2012 re-issued on 17 December 2012(adoption); C.N.67.2013.TREATIES-XI.B.16.121 of 15 January 2013 (proposal of amendments) and C.N.500.2013.TREATIES-XI.B.16.121 of 24 July 2013 (adoption); C.N.1023.2013.TREATIES-XI.B.16.121 of 18 December 2013 (Corrections).
Participant
Application of regulation, Succession(d)
Austria
18 Jan 2006
Azerbaijan
18 Jan 2006
Belarus
18 Jan 2006
Belgium
18 Jan 2006
Bosnia and Herzegovina
18 Jan 2006
Bulgaria
18 Jan 2006
Croatia
18 Jan 2006
Czech Republic
18 Jan 2006
Denmark
18 Jan 2006
Egypt
 5 Dec 2012
Estonia
18 Jan 2006
European Union
18 Jan 2006
Finland
18 Jan 2006
France
18 Jan 2006
Germany
18 Jan 2006
Greece
18 Jan 2006
Hungary
18 Jan 2006
Italy
18 Jan 2006
Japan
 3 Dec 2012
Latvia
18 Jan 2006
Lithuania
18 Jan 2006
Luxembourg
18 Jan 2006
Malaysia
 3 Feb 2006
Montenegro 2
23 Oct 2006 d
Netherlands
18 Jan 2006
New Zealand
18 Jan 2006
Norway
18 Jan 2006
Poland
18 Jan 2006
Portugal
18 Jan 2006
Republic of Korea
18 Jan 2006
Romania
18 Jan 2006
Russian Federation
18 Jan 2006
Serbia
18 Jan 2006
Slovakia
18 Jan 2006
Slovenia
18 Jan 2006
South Africa
18 Jan 2006
Spain
18 Jan 2006
Sweden
18 Jan 2006
Switzerland
18 Jan 2006
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
18 Jan 2006
Turkey
18 Jan 2006
Ukraine
18 Jan 2006
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
18 Jan 2006
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. 121, pursuant to article 1 (4); or declared the non-application of Regulation No. 121, pursuant to article 1(5):

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Participant:Date of the notification :
Australia13 Dec 2005
Japan13 Dec 2005
Thailand2 Mar 2006

2.See note 1 under "Montenegro" in the "Historical Information" section in the front matter of this volume.