Delivery Robots Legalized in Virginia

By Steve Crowe  March 2, 2017 Virginia has become the first state in the US to legalize the use of delivery robots on crosswalks and sidewalks. The law, which takes effect July 1, 2017, allows delivery robots to operate autonomously, but they can’t travel faster than 10 MPH or weigh more than 50 pounds. The […]

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Virginia is the first state to legalize robots

America is now one step closer to becoming a sci-fi utopia, thanks to a new law passed in Virginia. On Friday the state’s governor signed a ruling which will allow delivery robots to use its sidewalks and crosswalks from July 1st. Advised by Starship Technologies (an Estoninan robotics company that specializes in ground delivery) the […]

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Del. Ron Villanueva’s Historic Offshore Energy Bill Signed by Governor

RICHMOND, VA (March 11, 2010) – Governor Bob McDonnell on Wednesday signed into law two key pieces of legislation moving Virginia forward on offshore oil and natural gas exploration, including a bill introduced by Delegate Ron Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach) that changes Virginia policy to allow energy exploration off Virginia’s coast to include both oil and […]

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