Electric Vehicle (EV) and Autonomous Vehicle (AV) Support
The governor established the Arkansas Council on Future Mobility (Council) to support advanced mobility technology, including EVs and AVs. The Council must identify state laws that are prohibitive to EVs and AVs and provide recommendations on policies and incentives to promote their advancement. Additionally, the Council must identify future tasks and goals related to EV and AV education, workforce training, and economic development. The Council must submit a report of their recommendations to the Governor by November 30, 2022.
(Reference Executive Order 22-06, 2022)