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Approval %
16 11 68.8 >50% APPROVED


Number of


approving and

19 2 >=4 (if <=16)
>=5 (if >=17)

 Illustration: Voting

Voting Result

Document 78/949/NP


Project : PNW 78-949 ED1

Eye and face protection against electric fault arc


Reference Circulation date Closing date Downloads
78/949/NP 2012-04-06 2012-07-06
Compilation of Comments
CC file    
Voting Result
78/963/RVN 2012-07-27  
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Result of Voting

Australia O 2012-07-06 Y Y N N -
Austria O 2012-07-05 A N N N -
Belgium O 2012-06-18 A N N N -
Brazil O 2012-07-06 A N N N -
Canada P 2012-07-06 N N N N Y
China P 2012-07-05 Y Y N N -
Czech Republic P 2012-06-26 Y N Y N -
Denmark P 2012-06-25 N N N N Y
Egypt - 2012-07-05 Y Y N N Y*
Finland P 2012-07-03 Y Y N N -
France P 2012-07-05 N Y N Y Y
Germany P 2012-06-21 Y Y N Y Y*
Greece O 2012-07-06 A N N N -
Hungary P 2012-07-02 Y N N N -
Ireland O 2012-06-25 Y Y N N -
Italy P 2012-07-06 Y N N N -
Japan P 2012-06-18 Y N N N -
Korea, Republic of O 2012-07-05 Y Y N Y -
Malaysia P 2012-07-05 Y N N N -
Norway P
Portugal O 2012-07-06 A N N N -
Qatar - 2012-07-04 Y Y N N -
Romania O 2012-06-07 Y N N N -
Russian Federation P 2012-07-03 Y N N N Y
Slovenia O 2012-07-06 Y N N N -
South Africa P 2012-07-06 Y Y N N -
Spain P 2012-07-04 Y Y N Y -
Sweden P 2012-07-04 A N N N -
Switzerland P 2012-07-06 N N N N Y
United Kingdom P 2012-07-06 N N N Y Y
United States of America P 2012-07-06 A N N N -


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: Norway(1)

  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.