Florida Senate - 2016 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
Bill No. SB 1392
Senate . House
Comm: RCS .
The Committee on Transportation (Brandes) recommended the
1 Senate Amendment
3 Delete lines 213 - 226
4 and insert:
5 for such
a motor vehicle. The vehicle must shall:
6 (a) Have a system to safely alert the operator if an
7 autonomous technology failure is detected while the autonomous
8 technology is engaged. When an alert is given, the system must:
9 1. Require the operator to take control of the autonomous
10 vehicle; or
11 2. If the operator does not, or is not able to, take
12 control of the autonomous vehicle, be capable of bringing the
13 vehicle to a complete stop Have a means to engage and disengage
14 the autonomous technology which is easily accessible to the
16 (b) Have a means, inside the vehicle, to visually indicate
17 when the vehicle is operating in autonomous mode.
18 (c) Have a means to alert the operator of the vehicle if a
19 technology failure affecting the ability of the vehicle to
20 safely operate autonomously is detected while the vehicle is
21 operating autonomously in order to indicate to the operator to
22 take control of the vehicle.
23 (c) (d) Be capable of being operated in compliance with the
24 applicable traffic and motor vehicle laws of this state.