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27 November, 2020



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30 November, 2020

29.10.2020: 20th online meeting of COOMET TC 2 «Legal Metrology»

On 29 October 2020 an online meeting of TC 2 “Legal Metrology” was held, at which specialists from 14 COOMET member countries (Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Germany, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Cuba, China, Russia, Slovakia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Ukraine) took part.

The following issues were discussed during the meeting:

  • events, envisaged for years 2020-2021 by the Roadmap for Implementation of the COOMET Strategy for 2020-2025 and COOMET Development Program for 2020-2022;
  • carrying out of an inspection of the scientific and technical level of COOMET Recommendations in the field of legal metrology (R/LM/8:2002, R/LM/10:2004, R/LM/25:2015, R/LM/26:2015, R/LM/28:2016);
  • office of the TC2 Chair and Chair of SC 2.1 “Harmonization of Regulations and Norms in Legal Metrology”;
  • draft Work Program of TC2 for 2021-2023;
  • results of the Round Table of Regional Legal Metrology Organizations;
  • progress in the preparation of a COOMET Plan for the translation of OIML publications into Russian;
  • COOMET activity in OIML-CS etc.  


A special debate took place regarding the results of the online survey “Optimization of the TC2 structure and identification of promising fields of activity in LM”, during which the participants exchanged their views on the need to change the TC2 structure. It was agreed that such areas as “Digitalization”, “Medical measuring instruments”, “Legislation and conformity assessment” should be developed within TC2. The discussion of this issue will continue in 2021 (taking into account the opinion of COOMET Presidential Council).  


The following main resolutions were adopted:

  • to organize in 2021 update of two COOMET Recommendations (COOMET R/LM/8:2002 “Layout, Presentation, Drawing Up and Contents of Measuring Instrument Type Specifications for National Register of Measuring Instruments” and COOMET R/LM/25:2015 “Procedure for recognizing technical devices as measuring instruments”);
  • to apply to COOMET Committee for the exclusion of SC 2.1 “Harmonization of Regulations and Norms in Legal Metrology” from the TC2 structure (with the transfer of its tasks and functions to TC2 in general);
  • to complete the discussion of the optimization of the TC2 structure in 2021;
  • to adopt in general a draft Work Program of TC2 for 2021-2023 and submit it to COOMET Presidential Council for review;
  • to conduct an additional survey before the end of year 2020 on the needs of countries for the translation of OIML publications and to draw up a draft COOMET Plan for the translation of OIML publications into Russian;
  • to conduct a survey in 2021-2021 to assess the current situation with regard to application of OIML publications in the working practice of COOMET member countries;
  • to continue the discussion of COOMET activity in OIML-CS taking into account proposals of the interested countries at the next TC2 meeting;
  • to request COOMET Secretariat to organize voting among TC2 members on the issue of election of a new TC2 Chair by e-mail (the results will be submitted to COOMET Presidential Council for consideration and to COOMET Committee for approval);
  • to hold the next TC2 meeting early in April 2021 (the format and venue of the meeting will be decided taking into the situation with the Covid-19 pandemic).
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