Taking Off: State Unmanned Aircraft Systems Policies

This report looks at State laws and legislative action in the U.S. related to Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). It begins with an overview federal action related to UAS including proposed rulemaking, test sites, categories of operation, registration, enforcement, and public education. State legislative action explored includes privacy, hobbyists, insurance, commercial use, governmental use, hunting/fishing, security concerns, and criminal penalties for misuse. The report also looks at State-requested studies and convened task forces on the use of UAS.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Figures; Photos; References;
  • Pagination: 32p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01622514
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9781580248587
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 17 2016 10:33AM