Avi D. Kelin, Esq., firm Counsel and Autonomous Vehicle Law Practice Group Chair, recently penned an article entitled, "Why NJ is Falling Behind on Autonomous Vehicle Legislation" which was published by ROI-NJ.
On March 18, 2019, the New Jersey Senate and General Assembly established the New Jersey Advanced Autonomous Vehicle Task Force to conduct a study of advanced autonomous vehicles and make recommendations on laws and regulations that this state may adopt to safely integrate autonomous vehicles on the state’s roads.
In New Jersey, a few bills have been introduced to regulate AV. One bill allows AV on any public road for testing purposes if the automaker designates an operator capable of immediately taking control, has significant insurance and provides disclosure of the information collected by the vehicle.
Click here to read what Mr. Kelin advises New Jersey must to do "catch up" in terms of updating legislation.