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February 11, 2020 | Legal Document

Comments of Sierra Club on Questions Regarding the Commission’s Regulation of Autonomous Vehicles

Sierra Club submits comments on some of the questions regarding the commission’s regulation of autonomous vehicles filed on December 19, 2019. The Commission’s regulatory framework for autonomous vehicles (“AVs”) in passenger service should include two requirements to ensure that these vehicles do not cause a spike in greenhouse gases and congestion: All AVs with deployment permits for passenger service should (1) be zero-emission vehicles and (2) offer shared rides.