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Federal Electric Bicycle Law H.R. 727 says that an electrically driven bicycle
• Electrically driven bicycle has less than 750 watt motor
• Functional pedals
• Max speed is less than 20 mph
The Federal law shall supercede any State law or requirement with respect
Electric Bicycle Regulations
Federal law says that an electrically driven bicycle is considered
1. Electrically driven bicycle has less than 750 watt motor and Functional pedals
2. Max speed is less than 20mph
·The Federal law shall supersede any State law or requirement with respect to low-speed electric bicycles. ( The state must regulate the electric bicycle as a bicycle).
Federal Electric Bicycle HR 727
SECTION 1. CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY ACT.
The Consumer product Safety Act (15 U.S.C. 2051 et seq) is amended by added
LOW-SPEED ELECTRIC BICYCLES
SEC. 38. (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, low-speed electric bicycles are consumer products within the meaning
(b) For the purpose of this section, the term `low-speed electric
(c) To further protect the safety of consumers who ride low-speed electric bicycles, the Commission may promulgate new or amended
(d) This section shall supersede any State law or requirement
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