Tracking NHTSA's "Driverless Vehicle" Rule

March 30, 2020: NHTSA proposes changing certain federal motor vehicle safety standards (FMVSS) for certain automated vehicles.
January 8, 2021: Elaine Chao announces her resignation as secretary of transportation effective January 11, 2021.
January 14, 2021: NHTSA announces its final rule in a press release, a webpage, and a tweet.
January 20, 2021: Joe Biden becomes president and freezes regulatory actions pending review.
As of February 11, 2021: The final rule has not been published in the Federal Register and is missing from the docket. The press release is gone, and the webpage is down.

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