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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 18, 2017
DMV Holds Public Hearing on Autonomous Vehicle Regulations
DMV Seeks Input on the Driverless Testing and Public Use of Autonomous Vehicles
Sacramento – The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will hold a public hearing on April 25, 2017, to discuss and gather input on proposed regulations that cover the driverless testing and public use of autonomous vehicles on California roadways.
|WHEN:||April 25, 2017 (Tuesday)
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The proposed regulations were published in the Office of Administrative Law’s California Regulatory Notice Register on March 10, 2017, and marked the start of a 45-day public comment period, which ends April 24, 2017.
Those who would like to speak at the hearing will be required to check-in at the DMV table located just inside the auditorium. Written comments may be submitted to LADRegulations@dmv.ca.gov until April 24, 2017. Written and verbal comments will be accepted at the public hearing.
The proposed autonomous vehicle driverless testing and deployment regulations, forms, and hearing notice are available on the DMV Autonomous Vehicles webpage. The hearing agenda will be posted on the webpage before April 25.
After the public hearing, the DMV will complete the remaining steps in the formal rulemaking process and deliver the final regulations to the Office of Administrative Law for approval. The regulations are anticipated to be completed by the end of the year.
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