ERJ staff report (DS)
The European Parliament in Strasbourg has adopted new legislation on tyre regulations related to noise, wet grip and rolling resistance.
The bill will be fast-tracked through to the Council of Ministers where it will be adopted before the summer.Â The new regulation applies from 1 November 2011, a year earlier than the Commission proposed. Â But various transition periods are provided for, in some cases until 2018, to enable the car industry to adapt to the new requirements. Â
The compromise text as submitted to Parliament…