Clarifying control of automated vehicles
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The purpose of this project is to develop national enforcement guidelines that clarify regulatory concepts of control and proper control for different levels of driving automation.
We released a discussion paper seeking feedback on the development of national enforcement guidelines for automated vehicles.
The paper consulted on four issues:
- Who is in control of an automated vehicle at different levels of driving automation?
- What will it mean for a driver to have proper control of an automated vehicle?
- How should the proper control test apply to the automated driving system?
- How will enforcement agencies interact with automated vehicles?
Consultation closed on Friday, 2 June 2017.
Feedback from this consultation will inform the draft guidelines which will be presented to transport ministers at the Transport and Infrastructure Council meeting in November 2017.