Formal Comments

The Center for Auto Safety Comments to the DOT Regarding Ensuring American Leadership in Automated Vehicle Technologies Automated Vehicles 4.0

April 2, 2020 Secretary Elaine Chao U.S. Department of Transportation 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE Washington, DC 20590 Submitted electronically via www.regulations.gov RE: Ensuring American Leadership in Automated Vehicle Technologies Automated Vehicles 4.0, Docket No. DOT-OST-2019-0179 Dear Secretary Chao: Under the current national crisis facing the United States, which has led …

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Center for Auto Safety comment on RFC on ADAS Test Procedures

March 5, 2020 James C. Owens, Acting Administrator National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Dockett Management Facility U.S. Department of Transportation 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE West Building, Ground Floor, Room W12-140 Washington, DC 20590-0001 Submitted electronically via www.regulations.gov RE: Request for Comments on Advanced Driver Assistance Systems Draft Research Test …

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CAS Letter on Autonomous Vehicles: Promises and Challenges of Evolving Vehicle Technologies Hearing

February 11, 2020 Chairwoman Jan Schakowsky Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce 2125 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 Ranking Member Cathy Rodgers Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce 2322 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 Re: Autonomous …

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FTC Fuel Economy Advertising Guidelines Comment

  Comments of Consumer Federation of America, Center for Auto Safety Evan Johnson Center for Auto Safety2 1825 Connecticut Ave NW, Suite 330 Washington, DC 20009 Jack Gillis Consumer Federation of America 1620 I St. NW, Suite 200 Washington, DC 20006 We appreciate the opportunity to comment in this long …

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CAS letter to NHTSA regarding a General Motors’ Fourth Takata Inconsequentiality petition

December 19, 2019 Docket Management Facility, M-30 U.S. Department of Transportation 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE West Building, Room W12-140 Washington, DC 20590 Submitted electronically via www.regulations.gov RE: Docket No. NHTSA 2016-0124-0305: General Motors LLC Fourth GM Petition for Inconsequentiality re: GMT9001 The Center for Auto Safety (“Center”) once again …

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Rear Seat Belt Comment

Last week the Center for Auto Safety (Center) submitted comments on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) regarding rear seat belt reminders. The Center, founded in 1970, is an independent, non-profit, member-driven consumer advocacy organization dedicated to improving vehicle safety, quality, and fuel …

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CAS letter regarding NHTSA Notice of Proposed Rulemaking; Record Retention RequirementCAS letter regarding NHTSA Notice of Proposed Rulemaking; Record Retention Requirement

July 15, 2019 Docket Management Facility U.S. Department of Transportation 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE West Building Ground Floor, Room W12-140 Washington, DC 20590 Submitted electronically via www.regulations.gov RE: Notice of Proposed Rulemaking; Record Retention Requirement; Docket Number NHTSA–2019-0035 The Center for Auto Safety (Center) appreciates the opportunity to comment …

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Center for Auto Safety Letter to House THUD regarding Department of Transportation Fiscal Year 2020 Budget Request

April 9, 2019 Chairman David Price Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development 2358-A Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 Ranking Member Mario Diaz-Balart Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development 2358-A Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 RE: Department of Transportation …

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