HB1459 (2018) Detail

Prohibiting autonomous vehicles on New Hampshire highways.


HB 1459 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2321

03/01

 

HOUSE BILL 1459

 

AN ACT prohibiting autonomous vehicles on New Hampshire highways.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Guthrie, Rock. 13

 

COMMITTEE: Transportation

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill prohibits operating autonomous vehicles on ways of the state.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2321

03/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT prohibiting autonomous vehicles on New Hampshire highways.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  New Subdivision; Autonomous Vehicles.  Amend RSA 265 by inserting after section 161 the following new subdivision:

Autonomous Vehicles

265:162  Autonomous Vehicles; Operation Prohibited.  No person shall operate an autonomous vehicle upon any way or allow an autonomous vehicle owned by him or her to be operated upon any way.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect January 1, 2019.

Links

HB1459 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 20, 2018 House Hearing
Feb. 20, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 6, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1459 Revision: 2057 Date: Nov. 3, 2017, 11:10 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Transportation HJ 1 P. 11
Feb. 20, 2018 Public Hearing: 02/20/2018 01:00 PM LOB 203
Feb. 20, 2018 Executive Session: 02/20/2018 LOB 203
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 14-0; CC)
March 6, 2018 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 03/06/2018 (Vote 14-0; CC) HC 9 P. 33
March 6, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 03/06/2018 HJ 6 P. 56