Massachusetts - S1945 - 2017

To promote the safe integration of autonomous vehicles into the transportation system of the Commonwealth

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Transportation

Added On: 03-07-2017
Updated On: 01-22-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsor: House: Jason Lewis (D)





Actions (8)

  • 01-23-2017 - House concurred
  • 01-23-2017 - Referred to the Joint Committee on Transportation
  • 03-31-2017 - Hearing scheduled for 04/12/2017 from 03:00 PM-05:00 PM in A-1
  • 02-06-2018 - Reporting date extended to Friday March 2, 2018, pending concurrence
  • 02-07-2018 - Senate concurred
  • 03-05-2018 - Reporting date extended to Thursday March 15, 2018, pending concurrence
  • 03-05-2018 - House concurred
  • 03-19-2018 - Accompanied a study order, see S2358

Sponsors (12)

News (2)

5 Key Issues Mass. Lawmakers Are Considering On Self-Driving Cars - WBUR
Published by wbur.org
Tue, 06 Jun 2017 10:00:24 GMT

... of fully autonomous vehicles, according to some studies. Massachusetts lawmakers are mulling over these issues and more as they consider several bills aimed at putting rules in place for self-driving cars -- which could be on the streets in a major ...

Industry wants Massachusetts to reduce regulations on driverless cars - wwlp.com
Published by wwlp.com
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:52:25 GMT

William Straus, the House chairman of the Transportation Committee told Damon Porter, director of state government affairs for Global Automakers at the outset of a more than three-hour hearing on Wednesday afternoon. Porter criticized steps taken by ...