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TC 31

Equipment for explosive atmospheres





Approval %
25 23 92 >50% APPROVED


Number of


approving and

34 4 >=4 (if <=16)
>=5 (if >=17)

 Illustration: Voting

Voting Result

Document 31/1097/NP


Project : IEC 60079-29-5 ED1

Future IEC 60079-29-5/Ed1: Explosive atmospheres - Part 29-5: Gas detectors - Performance requirements of detectors for toxic gases


Reference Circulation date Closing date Downloads
31/1097/NP 2013-11-22 2014-02-28
Compilation of Comments
CC file    
Voting Result
31/1115/RVN 2014-03-07  
export to xls file

Result of Voting

Argentina O
Australia P 2014-02-27 Y N N N -
Austria P 2014-02-28 A N N N -
Belgium P 2014-02-12 Y N N N -
Brazil P 2014-02-28 Y N N N -
Bulgaria O
Canada P 2014-02-19 Y N N N -
China P 2014-02-28 Y Y N N -
Croatia P 2014-02-28 Y Y N N -
Czech Republic P 2014-02-19 N N N N Y
Denmark P 2014-02-24 A N N N -
Egypt P
Finland P 2014-02-27 A N N N -
France P 2014-02-27 A N N N -
Germany P 2014-02-21 Y Y N Y Y
Greece O 2014-02-24 A N N N -
Hungary O
India P 2014-02-07 Y N N N -
Indonesia O
Ireland P 2014-01-23 Y N N N -
Israel O
Italy P 2013-12-16 Y Y N Y -
Japan P 2014-02-27 Y Y N Y Y
Korea, Republic of P 2014-02-04 Y Y N N -
Malaysia P 2014-02-24 Y Y N N -
Mexico O 2014-02-26 Y Y N N -
Netherlands P 2014-02-19 Y N N N Y
New Zealand P 2014-02-28 A N N N -
Norway P 2014-02-28 Y N N N -
Pakistan P
Poland P 2014-02-24 Y N N N -
Portugal P 2014-02-28 A N N N -
Qatar - 2014-02-25 Y N Y N -
Romania P 2014-01-20 Y N N N -
Russian Federation P 2014-02-19 Y N N N -
Serbia O
Singapore O
Slovakia O
Slovenia P 2014-02-13 Y N N N -
South Africa O
Spain P 2014-02-17 Y N N N -
Sweden P 2014-02-20 A N N N -
Switzerland P 2014-01-21 N N N N Y
Thailand O
Turkey O 2014-02-20 Y N N N -
Ukraine P 2014-02-27 Y Y N N -
United Kingdom P 2014-02-17 Y N N N -
United States of America P 2014-02-04 Y N N Y Y


The final result of voting will be indicated in the Report of Voting (RVN), as P-members have the possibility to nominate an expert one month after the closing date -- complete information in AC/172/2000

  1. Approving: Does the National Committee approve the addition of the new proposal to the program of work of the committee [Yes/No] ?

  2. Only votes received from P-members before the closing date are counted in determining the decision.

  3. P-members not voting: Egypt; Pakistan(2)

  4. CD/CDV: Does the National Committee agree with direct submission of the draft accompanying the proposal as a Committee Draft/Committee Draft for Voting [Y if Yes] ?

  5. Participation : Is the National Committee prepared to participate in the development of the project [Yes/No] ? (Only those voting in favour of the proposal itself have their willingness to participate considered as part of the final decision.)

  6. Acceptance criteria for TS/IS:

    • approval of the work item by a simple majority of the P-members voting

    • at least 4 P-members in the case of a committee with 16 or fewer P-members, or at least 5 P-members in the case of committees with 17 or more P-members, have nominated or confirmed the name of an expert and approved the new work item proposal

*Comments rejected because they were not submitted in the IEC Comment form.
**Vote rejected due to lack of justification statement.