Autonomous Vehicles


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States Advance Autonomous Vehicle Policy and Technology

Catching a ride in an autonomous vehicle—once a futuristic wish—is slowly becoming a reality in the United States. Learn more about technology companies testing and operating autonomous vehicles in the U.S. and how Arizona, a leader in AVs, recently enacted legislation to codify key regulator practices to help ensure the safety of AVs. 


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Autonomous Vehicles Legislation Database

NCSL brings you up-to-date, real-time information about state autonomous vehicle legislation that has been introduced in the 50 states and the District of Columbia. You can search legislation by state, topic, keyword, year, status or primary sponsor.



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Autonomous Vehicles Preconference

The NCSL Transportation Program convened a pre-conference on autonomous vehicles at the NCSL Capitol Forum held in Phoenix on Dec. 10, 2019. Topics discussed included the impact of driverless vehicles on mobility for people with disabilities, public opinions regarding driverless technology, the confluence of autonomous and electric vehicles, and a discussion of Arizona's regulatory and testing environment. 


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Crafting Inclusive Autonomous Vehicle Policies 

Learn how states are incorporating mobility for people with disabilities into autonomous vehicles policies in this LegisBrief.