A National Law On Autonomous Cars Is Probably A Long Way Off
With no national guidelines on self-driving cars, cities and states have to make their own decisions.By Eugene Daniels | September 17, 2016
Autonomous cars seem like they're about to change our driving lives forever, letting us take naps on the way to work or finish that essay before class. But first, we need that pesky government approval, and that's not looking too great.
As companies like Google continue to test autonomous cars on the streets and ride-hailing companies start piloting the cars, local governments are all over the place with regulations. It shows us a firm national consensus might not be all that easy.