ARIZONA HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
Second Regular Session
HB 2060: autonomous vehicles; safety features; prohibitions
Sponsor: Representative Kavanagh, LD 23
Committee on Technology
A person is prohibited from driving or moving a motor vehicle, tow truck, trailer, semitrailer or pole trailer unless: 1) the equipment on the vehicle is in good working order and adjustment as required by law; and 2) the vehicle is in a safe mechanical condition that does not endanger the driver, passengers, or another person on the highway (A.R.S. § 28-981).
Motor vehicle is defined as a self-propelled vehicle or a vehicle that is propelled by the use of motor vehicle fuel (A.R.S. § 28-101).
Vehicle is defined as a device in, on or by which a person or property is or may be transported or drawn on a public highway (A.R.S. § 28-101).
1. Prohibits a person from overriding the safety features of a fully or partially autonomous vehicle by doing any of the following:
a) Modifying the vehicle's computer program;
b) Mechanically modifying the vehicle; or
c) Placing any physical device, including a weight, on the vehicle.
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