ICYMI: Bipartisan Self-Driving Legislation Unanimously Sails Through Subcommittee
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WASHINGTON, DC – The Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Subcommittee has been hard at work this year, holding dozens of open and bipartisan meetings with stakeholders from across the country. After months of negotiations, the subcommittee arrived at landmark bipartisan self-driving legislation that provides guidance in four critically important issues surrounding this industry including: protecting consumers, fostering innovation, increasing mobility and boosting research and development.
Yesterday, the subcommittee unanimously passed this self-driving legislation out of subcommittee markup. Next stop: Full Committee Markup. Check out some of our headlines below for a quick recap on this landmark legislation.
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