Driverless cars law stalled by general election

Blue driverless car

Post understands the Vehicle Technology and Aviation Bill will not be pushed through in the ‘wash up’, the period between the date when a general election is announced and when parliament is dissolved. The Association of British Insurers said it hopes the bill, which includes a provision to extend motor insurance to driverless cars, will still find its way into law. A spokesman said: “We hope that the new government will still see this as a priority, especially given the public research fun