CS/HB 353: Autonomous Vehicles
GENERAL BILL by Appropriations Committee ; Fischer ; Brodeur ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Jacobs ; Payne ; Toledo
Autonomous Vehicles; Provides applicability; exempts autonomous vehicles & operators from certain prohibitions; provides that human operator is not required to operate fully autonomous vehicle; authorizes fully autonomous vehicle to operate regardless of presence of human operator; provides that automated driving system is deemed operator of autonomous vehicle operating in autonomous mode; authorizes Florida Turnpike Enterprise to fund & operate test facilities; preempts regulation to state; revises registration requirements for autonomous vehicles; provides insurance requirements.
Last Action: 3/10/2018 House - Died in Government Accountability Committee
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Government Accountability Committee -HJ 33
• On Committee agenda-- Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee, 11/08/17, 4:00 pm, Reed Hall
• Favorable by Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 253
• Now in Appropriations Committee -HJ 253
• Introduced -HJ 33
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Committee, 01/22/18, 3:00 pm, Webster Hall
• CS by Appropriations Committee; YEAS 20 NAYS 0 -HJ 433
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Appropriations Committee read 1st time -HJ 427
• Now in Government Accountability Committee -HJ 439
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Government Accountability Committee
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