"The Road Ahead for Automated Vehicles"

Subcommittee: Highways and Transit Date: Wednesday, February 2, 2022 Time: 11:00 AM Location: 2167 Rayburn House Office Building and Virtually


The purpose of this hearing is for Members of the Subcommittee to explore the impact of automated vehicle deployment, including automated trucks and buses, on mobility, infrastructure, safety, workforce, and other economic and societal implications or benefits.


  1. The Honorable Martha Castex-Tatum
    Vice Mayor Pro Tem and Councilmember, District K (Houston, TX)
    On behalf of the National League of Cities
  2. Mr. Scott Marler
    Director, Iowa Department of Transportation
    On behalf of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials
  3. Mr. John Samuelsen
    International President
    Transport Workers Union of America
  4. Ms. Catherine Chase
    Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety
  5. Mr. Nat Beuse
    Vice President of Safety
  6. Mr. Doug Bloch
    Political Director
    Teamsters Joint Council 7
  7. Mr. Nico Larco
    Professor and Director of the Urbanism Next Center
    University of Oregon
  8. Mr. Ariel Wolf, Esq.
    General Counsel
    Autonomous Vehicle Industry Association