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Reference EN 61326-2-6:2013
Title Electrical equipment for measurement, control and laboratory use - EMC requirements - Part 2-6: Particular requirements - In vitro diagnostic (IVD) medical equipment
Project Number 23332
Abstract/Scope IEC 61326-2-6:2012 specifies minimum requirements for immunity and emissions regarding electromagnetic compatibility for in vitro diagnostic medical equipment, taking into account the particularities and specific aspects of this electrical equipment and their electromagnetic environment. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 2005 and constitutes a technical revision. It includes the following significant technical change: update of the document with respect to IEC 61326-1:2012.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2013-05-03
Current Stage code deadline 2013-11-04
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Directive(s) IVD (98/79/EC)
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 65A
Reference Document IEC 61326-2-6:2012 (EQV)
ICS 17.220 - Electricity. Magnetism. Electrical and magnetic measurements
25.040.40 - Industrial process measurement and control
33.100 - Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC)
Keywords Laboratory use; EMC requirement; Control; Measurement; In-vitro diagnostic
Note Supersedes EN 61326-2-6:2006 * To be read in conjunction with EN 61326-1 (PR=23326)*2013-02-19: Publication text allocated to
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6060 2013-05-03 2013-11-04 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2013-02-04 2013-04-04  
5091 2012-08-15    
5099 2012-08-14 2012-09-11  
5060 2012-06-11 2012-07-02 export to doc file  EN
5020 2012-04-06 2012-06-08  
3090 2011-09-09 2011-12-31  
5060 2011-06-27 2011-07-18 export to doc file  EN
5020 2011-01-21 2011-06-24  
1090 2011-01-18 2011-01-21  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2013-02-04
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2013-05-03
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2013-05-04
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2013-11-04
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2016-02-04


Supersedes EN 61326-2-6:2006
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) EN ISO 14971:2012
EN 61326-1:2013

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