Livermore Amador Valley Transit Authority (LAVTA) Autonomous Vehicle (AV) Pilot Authorization

Repealed: 01/01/2019

LAVTA was authorized to conduct a pilot to test shared AVs, without a driver in the driver’s seat, that are not equipped with a steering wheel, brake pedal, or accelerator. The AVs must operate at speeds of less than 35 miles per hour at all times, and can only be tested within the City of Dublin. For more information about the pilot, see the LAVTA Wheels Shared AV Demonstration Project website. (Reference California Vehicle Code 38756)

Jurisdiction: California

Type: Laws and Regulations

Enacted: Oct 14, 2017

Technologies: Connected and Autonomous Vehicles

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