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13. 11. 2009

Publication of the Rules on metrological requirements for roller brake testing equipment

Publication of the Rules on metrological requirements for roller brake testing equipment

Today, 13 November 2009, the Rules on metrological requirements for roller brake testing equipment were published in the Uradni list RS [Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia] No 91/09; they will enter into force on 28 November 2009.
The innovations in the Rules are the following:
 
– approval of weighing instruments and manometers in accordance with the requirements of the Rules if they are installed in a device;
– roller brakes may be approved by direct certification of an individual scale,
– roller brake testing equipment with a weighing instrument or manometer installed in accordance with the Rules on metrological requirements for roller brake testing equipment (Uradni list RS No 51/07) need to be harmonized with the provisions of the new Rules on metrological requirements for roller brake testing equipment (Uradni list RS No 91/09) by 30 June 2010, otherwise roller brakes are installed without a weighing instrument and manometers; 
– devices with roller brakes that, on the day of entry into force of the Rules on metrological requirements for roller brake testing equipment (Uradni list RS No 91/09), have a valid type approval in accordance with the provisions of the Rules on metrological requirements for roller brake testing equipment (Uradni list RS No 51/07) may be put in circulation and used until the expiry of the validity of the certificate but no later than until 30 June 2010;
– designated persons must harmonize the implementation of procedures of the first, regular and extraordinary approvals by 30 June 2011.