Automated commercial motor vehicles.

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Automated commercial motor vehicles. Provides that an automated commercial motor vehicle may not be operated on a highway to transport passengers or goods unless a human operator who meets all state and federal qualifications to operate a commercial motor vehicle is physically present in the automated commercial motor vehicle to monitor the performance of the automated commercial motor vehicle and to take control of all or part of the automated commercial motor vehicle's operation, if necessary. Provides that a registered automated commercial motor vehicle must meet federal commercial motor vehicle standards and regulations.


Authored by Senators Tomes, Becker, MessmerCoauthored by Senators Byrne, Yoder, Bohacek

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Fiscal NoteFiscal Note #1: Introduced2023-12-21 Click To View


Date Chamber Action
2024-01-09SenateSenators Niezgodski and Ford J.D. added as coauthors
2024-01-08SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Homeland Security and Transportation
2024-01-08SenateAuthored by Senators Tomes, Becker, Messmer
2024-01-08SenateCoauthored by Senators Byrne, Yoder, Bohacek