H.R.6041 - HOT CARS Act of 2016114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Ryan, Tim [D-OH-13] (Introduced 09/15/2016)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/15/2016 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6041 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/15/2016)
Helping Overcome Trauma for Children Alone in Rear Seats Act or the HOT CARS Act of 2016
This bill directs the Department of Transportation (DOT) to issue a final rule to require all new passenger motor vehicles be equipped with technology to alert (auditory or visual signal [or both]) that a child or unattended passenger remains in a rear seating position after the vehicle motor is deactivated.
DOT shall issue a report to Congress on the feasibility of retrofitting existing passenger motor vehicles with such technology.