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Autonomous Vehicles

Automated driving technology holds great promise for the future and APCIA is actively engaged with state and federal policymakers to implement clear policies that address auto safety challenges of today as well as tomorrow while ensuring insurers have access to vehicle data on reasonable terms to efficiently handle claims, develop products and underwriting methods.

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March 18 changed everything—and nothing—in the frenzied and nascent world of autonomous vehicles.
Existing Laws/Pending Legislation

IIHS Driving Automation Laws Map

IIHS Driving Automation Map 081518

NCSL Autonomous Vehicles | Self-Driving Vehicles Enacted Legislation
The National Conference of State Legislators site dedicated to enacted legislation includes a link to a searchable data base of current legislation

Background & Resources

Federal Automated Vehicles Policy 
US Department of Transportation and National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) Guidelines on highly automated vehicles

Self-Driving Coalition
Coalition of companies advocating for technology manufacturers.  Ford, Waymo (Google), Uber, Lyft and Volvo are members of the coalition

AAMVA Autonomous Vehicle Information Library
Extensive library of resource materials curated by the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators (AAMVA)

GHSA: Autonomous Vehicles
Governors Highway Safety Association web page on Autonomous Vehicles

Legislative and Regulatory News  | View all

Today, U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) announced the launch of the Automated Vehicle Transparency and ...

AV activity continues to be limited due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but this months update ...

AV activity continues to be limited due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but May's Automated Vehicle ...