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MASS Subcommittee Members

I am attaching some background documents related to legal matters with MASS.  Also, for a general overview of same, here is a recent podcast interview which may be of interest:  https://www.autonomousshipshq.com/podcast-9-sean-pribyl/ 

For a survey of precedent and other relevant autonomy matters, see Appendix D: Levels of Automation and Appendix E: Legal and Policy Issues in this National Academies of Sciences Consensus Study Report on “Leveraging Unmanned Systems for Coast Guard Missions” (https://www.nap.edu/catalog/25987/leveraging-unmanned-systems-for-coast-guard-missions#toc).

Kindest Regards,

Sean Pribyl

Chair