Issue / Automated Vehicles

Guest Op-Ed: Automated Vehicles and the Future of the American Workforce

The way we move in the US is on the cusp of a revolutionary shift. Due to the exponential speed of advances in automated...

USDOT Publishes Automated Driving System Demonstration Grant Applicants

March 28, 2019 On March 26, USDOT published the list of applicants for the Automated Driving System (ADS) Demonstration Grants which...

Guest Op-Ed: Managed Lane Operators: Holding the Keys to a Connected and Autonomous Future

March 28, 2019 Dynamically-tolled managed lanes, such as the Express Lanes in Northern Virginia, are a perfect stepping stone...

Op-Ed: Four Transportation Policy Predictions for 2019

Transportation in the United States is in the midst of major change. Last year brought a record number of airline passengers to...

USDOT Makes $60 Million Available for Automated Driving System Demonstration Projects

December 21, 2018 USDOT announced late Friday it will make up to $60 million in federal grant funding, provided in the fiscal 2018...

NHTSA Announces Streamlined Process for Reviewing Motor Vehicle Safety Exemptions

December 20, 2018 NHTSA issued a final rule Tuesday to streamline the process for considering automakers’ petitions for exemptions...

With AV START Dead for 2018, Supporters Look to Next Congress

December 21, 2018 Legislators and advocates for federal automated vehicle legislation conceded this week that the clock had run out...

What Is the Future of the Interstate Highway System? TRB Consensus Study Released

December 6, 2018 Three years and two days after the enactment of the FAST Act, the Transportation Research Board of the National...

Op-Ed: Remembering George H.W. Bush and the ADA

December 5, 2018 As the nation paused for the funeral of President George Herbert Walker Bush, his lasting mark on our...

New AV START Discussion Draft Addresses Some Stakeholder Concerns

December 5, 2018 (amended Dec. 7) The AV START bill (S. 1885), providing the first federal framework for addressing autonomous...

Comparative Print of Dec. 3, 2018 Version of AV START Act

This is a comparative print (known within Congress as a "Ramseyer Rule Print") of S. 1855, the AV START Act. We took the text of S....

Appropriations To Be Extended Through Dec. 21; AV Legislation Shows Signs of Life in Senate

December 3, 2018 - 7:00 p.m. The death of former President George H.W. Bush on Friday night has forced adjustments in the...

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