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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.1897 190th (2017 - 2018)

An Act relative to autonomous vehicles

By Mr. Straus of Mattapoisett, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1897) of William M. Straus relative to autonomous vehicles. Transportation.

Bill Information

William M. Straus
Referred to Joint Committee on Transportation

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to regulate autonomous vehicles, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety.

Bill History

Displaying 12 actions for Bill H.1897
Date Branch Action
1/23/2017 House Referred to the committee on Transportation
1/23/2017 Senate Senate concurred
3/31/2017 Joint Hearing scheduled for 04/12/2017 from 03:00 PM-05:00 PM in A-1
2/6/2018 House Reporting date extended to Friday March 2, 2018, pending concurrence
2/7/2018 Senate Senate concurred
3/5/2018 Senate Reporting date extended to Thursday March 15, 2018, pending concurrence
3/5/2018 House House concurred
3/22/2018 House Accompanied a study order, see H4319
3/22/2018 House Reported from the committee on House Rules
3/22/2018 House Reported on a part of H4319
3/22/2018 House Recommitted to the committee on Transportation
1/1/2019 House No further action taken

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