International Standards and Conformity Assessment for all electrical, electronic and related technologies

SC 23H

Plugs, Socket-outlets and Couplers for industrial and similar applications, and for Electric Vehicles





Approval %
19 14 73.7 >50% APPROVED


Number of


approving and

28 4 >=4 (if <=16)
>=5 (if >=17)

 Illustration: Voting

Voting Result

Document 23H/298/NP


Project : IEC TS 62196-4 ED1

PNW 23H-298: Future IEC 62196-4: Plugs, socket-outlets, and vehicle couplers - conductive charging of electric vehicles - Part 4: Dimensional compatibility and interchangeability requirements for a.c., d.c. and a.c. /d.c. vehicle couplers for Class II or Class III light electric vehicles (LEV).


Reference Circulation date Closing date Downloads
23H/298/NP 2013-07-26 2013-11-01
Compilation of Comments
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Result of Voting

Australia P
Austria P 2013-10-29 A N N N -
Belarus O 2013-11-01 Y N N N -
Belgium P 2013-10-08 Y N N N -
Brazil P 2013-11-01 N N N N Y
Bulgaria O
Canada P 2013-10-18 Y N N Y Y
China P 2013-10-30 N N N N Y
Czech Republic O
Denmark P 2013-11-01 Y Y N N -
Egypt P 2013-10-09 Y N N N -
Finland P 2013-11-01 Y Y N N Y
France P 2013-10-30 A N N N -
Germany P 2013-10-29 N N N N Y
Greece O 2013-10-30 A N N N -
Hungary P 2013-10-25 Y N N N -
India O
Ireland P 2013-10-29 Y N N N -
Israel P 2013-10-31 A N N N -
Italy P 2013-10-30 Y Y N N -
Japan P 2013-10-31 N Y N N Y
Korea, Republic of P 2013-10-21 Y N N N -
Malaysia O
Mexico O 2013-10-31 Y N N N -
Netherlands P 2013-10-30 Y N N N -
New Zealand O
Norway P 2013-10-31 Y N N N -
Poland O
Portugal P 2013-11-01 N N N N Y
Qatar - 2013-10-30 Y Y N N -
Romania P
Russian Federation P 2013-11-01 A N N N -
Serbia O
Singapore O
Slovenia O
South Africa P 2013-11-01 A N N N -
Spain P 2013-10-25 Y N N Y Y
Sweden P 2013-10-04 A N N N -
Switzerland P 2013-09-02 Y N N Y Y
Thailand O
Turkey O
Ukraine O
United Kingdom P 2013-10-31 A N N N -
United States of America P 2013-10-17 Y N N 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: Australia; Romania(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.