Summary: H.R.3536 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (09/17/2015)

Safe Roads Act of 2015

This bill directs the Department of Transportation to prescribe minimum motor vehicle safety standards requiring commercial motor vehicles to be equipped with a forward collision avoidance and mitigation braking system.

The term "forward collision avoidance and mitigation braking system" means a system on a motor vehicle that:

  • alerts the driver of an obstacle; and
  • if necessary to avoid or mitigate a collision with the obstacle, automatically applies the vehicle's brakes.