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Reference FprEN 50289-4-16
Title Communication cables - Specifications for test methods - Part 4-16: Environmental test methods - Circuit integrity under fire conditions
Project Number 14991
Approval stage


Current Stage code 5098
Current Stage code date 2009-11-18
Current Stage code deadline  
Deadline date for vote 2008-10-15


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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 46
Reference Document  
ICS 33.120.10 - Coaxial cables. Waveguides
Keywords Cable; Communication cable; Test method; Environmental; Fire resistance
Note D131/030: Extension of target date for vote approved until 2008-10-15 - no further extension to be allowed * D135/063: Due to the absence of CLC/TC 46X recommendation on the negative voting results established since 2008-05-14 (55 % positive weighted votes) 135 BT decided to stop the project and release standstill * NWI will have to be requested in due time if appropriate
Special National Condition(s)  


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Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
5098 2009-11-18    
5060 2008-05-14 2008-05-28 export to doc file  EN
5020 2008-03-07 2008-05-09 export to doc file  EN
4099 2007-12-18 2008-04-22  
4060 2007-12-04 2008-03-31 export to doc file  EN
4020 2007-06-29 2007-11-30 export to doc file  EN
3099 2006-05-18 2006-11-18  
2099 2005-12-06 2006-06-06  
2020 2003-09-12 2004-03-03  
1000 2001-12-04 2002-06-04  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1)  
date of Availability (DAV) (2)  
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) -
date of Publication (DOP) (4) -
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) -


Superseded by  
Normative reference (6)  

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of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn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