Tag: right to repair

Industry, Transportation & Infrastructure

Feds tell automakers not to comply with Mass. “right to repair” law

June 14, 2023

Via: ArsTechnica

In 2020, voters in Massachusetts chose to extend that state’s automotive “right to repair” law to include telematics and connected car services. But this week the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration told automakers that some of the law’s requirements create […]

Policy, State & Local

Minnesota passes landmark right-to-repair law for electronic devices

May 26, 2023

Via: TechSpot

The Minnesota law is part of an omnibus appropriations bill (SF 2774) that goes into effect on July 1, 2024, and contains a “digital fair repair” clause that covers most consumer electronics, except video game consoles, motor vehicles, medical devices, […]

Hardware & Software, Policy, State & Local, Tech

Lobbyists have held up nation’s first right-to-repair bill in New York

December 20, 2022

Via: ArsTechnica

Because of a misinterpretation of NY legislature rules, an earlier version of this post suggested the NY Governor had 30 days to pass the Digital Fair Repair. She has 10 days, or until midnight on Dec. 28. Ars regrets the […]