The Motor Vehicles (Designation of Approval Marks) (Amendment) Regulations 1995

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Published: 1995-12-13

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Statutory Instruments
1995 No. 3342

The Motor Vehicles (Designation of Approval Marks) (Amendment) Regulations 1995

13th December 1995

Laid before Parliament
15th January 1996

Coming into force
5th February 1996

The Secretary of State for Transport, in exercise of the powers conferred by section 80(1) of the Road Traffic Act 1988(1), and of all powers enabling him in that behalf, and after consultation with representative organisations in accordance with the provisions of section 195(2) of that Act, hereby makes the following Regulations:—

1.  These Regulations may be cited as the Motor Vehicles (Designation of Approval Marks) (Amendment) Regulations 1995 and shall come into force on 5th February 1996.

2.  The Motor Vehicles (Designation of Approval Marks) Regulations 1979(2) shall be further amended in accordance with the following provisions of these Regulations.

3.  In Schedule 2 after item 7C there shall be added the following item—








Centre mounted stop lamp for motor vehicles (except motor cycles) and their trailers
The lamp
(amendment,, 26th January 1994)
1 and 2”

Signed by the authority of the Secretary of State for Transport

Steven Norris
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State,
Department of Transport
13th December 1995

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Regulations)
These Regulations further amend the Motor Vehicles (Designation of Approval Marks) Regulations 1979 by prescribing a new item 7D in Schedule 2, being a marking relating to centre mounted stop lamps. The amendment is consequential upon the 02 series of amendments incorporated in the second revision of ECE Regulation 7. Copies of these Regulations and the relevant amendments can be obtained from Her Majesty’s Stationery Office. The details are set out below.

Principal Instrument
Relevant Amending Instrument

Regulation 7 dated 22nd May 1967 and annexed to the Agreement concerning the adoption of uniform conditions for motor vehicle equipment and parts and reciprocal recognition thereof concluded at Geneva on 2nd March 1958 (CMND 2535) as amended (CMND 3562) to which the United Kingdom is party by an instrument of accession dated 14th January 1963 deposited with the Secretary General of the United Nations on 15th January 1963.
Revision 2,, Amendment 1 dated 4th March 1994

1988 c. 52.

S.I. 1979/1088, as amended by S.I. 1980/582 and 2027, 1981/126 and 1732, 1982/1479, 1983/1602, 1985/113, 1986/369, 1989/1014, 1990/1838, 1991/1979, 1992/634 and 3086 and 1993/1710.