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H.R. 3388: SELF DRIVE Act

H.R. 3388 supports the testing, development, and deployment of highly automated vehicles in the United States. It encourages economic development, jobs, and continued investment by incumbent entities and new entrants developing lifesaving automotive technology. The purpose of the SELF DRIVE Act is to uphold State and local governments’ authority regarding registration, licensing, driving education and training, insurance, law enforcement, crash ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Jul 25, 2017


Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 6, 2017

This bill passed in the House on September 6, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Robert Latta

Representative for Ohio's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 7, 2017
Length: 37 pages


41% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Jul 25, 2017

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Jul 27, 2017
Ordered Reported

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Sep 1, 2017
On House Schedule

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Sep 5, 2017
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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Sep 6, 2017
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 3388 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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