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Reference EN 60598-2-2:2012
Title Luminaires - Part 2-2: Particular requirements - Recessed luminaires
Project Number 23108
Abstract/Scope IEC 60598-2-2:2011 specifies requirements for recessed luminaires incorporating electric light sources for operation from supply voltages up to 1 000 V. This section does not apply to air-handling or liquid-cooled luminaires. This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition published in 1996 and its Amendment 1 (1997), of which is constitutes a technical revision. The changes introduced by this new edition are those required to maintain consistency later versions of IEC 60598-1 that have been published since the previous edition of this standard.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2012-02-03
Current Stage code deadline 2012-09-13
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC)
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 34D
Reference Document IEC 60598-2-2:2011 (EQV)
ICS 29.140.50 - Lighting installation systems
Keywords Luminaire; Recessed luminaire
Note Supersedes EN 60598-2-2:1996 + A1:1997 * 2011-11-24: Publication editing allocated to
Special National Condition(s)  


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Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2012-02-03 2012-09-13 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2011-12-13 2012-01-10  
5060 2011-10-17 2011-11-07 export to doc file  EN
5020 2011-08-12 2011-10-14  
3090 2011-03-04 2011-07-31  
5060 2011-02-07 2011-02-28 export to doc file  EN
5020 2010-09-03 2011-02-04  
1090 2010-08-31 2010-09-03  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2011-12-13
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2012-02-03
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2012-03-13
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2012-09-13
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2014-12-13


Supersedes EN 60598-2-2:1996
EN 60598-2-2:1996/A1:1997
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) IEC 60227 series
IEC 60245 series
EN 60598-1

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