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Reference EN 61995-2:2009
Title Devices for the connection of luminaires for household and similar purposes - Part 2: Standard sheets for DCL
Project Number 20685
Abstract/Scope IEC 61995-2:2009 which is to be read in conjunction with IEC 61995-1, applies to devices for the connection of luminaires (DCL) 250 V, 6 A a.c. intended for household and similar purposes, for the electrical connection to final circuits rated not more than 16 A, without providing mechanical support for the luminaire. This publication is to be read in conjunction with IEC 61995-1:2005.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2009-05-06
Current Stage code deadline 2010-01-01
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Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC)
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 23B
Reference Document IEC 61995-2:2009 (EQV)
ICS 29.120.20 - Connecting devices
29.140.40 - Luminaires
Keywords Luminaires; Connection; Household use; DCL
Note BT127/DG6700/DC: dow = dor + 120 months - Justification: NCs have national standards to which the products which are now in the market are complying with. Complete ranges of products must be replaced by this new standard, and common rules of Nations need to be changed * snc fopr FI
Special National Condition(s) FI


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Deadline Date
6060 2009-05-06 2010-01-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2009-04-01 2009-06-01  
5061 2009-02-24 2009-04-01  
5060 2009-01-13 2009-01-27 export to doc file  EN
5020 2008-11-07 2009-01-09  
4099 2008-01-29 2008-02-29  
5060 2006-10-23 2006-11-06 export to doc file  EN
5091 2006-09-12 2007-09-12  
5020 2006-05-19 2006-10-20  
1090 2006-05-16 2006-05-19  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2009-04-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2009-05-06
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2009-07-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2010-01-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2019-04-01


Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) EN 61995-1:2008

(1) Date of ratification (dor) date when the Technical Board notes the approval of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), from which time the standard may be said to be approved

(2) Date of availability (dav) date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat

(3) Date of announcement (doa) latest date by which the existence of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), a TS or a CWA has to be announced at national level

(4) Date of publication (dop) latest date by which an EN has to be implemented at national level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

(5) Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

(6) This list of normative references is purely indicative. The only official list of normative reference is the list of the published standard.