|Posted:||June 24, 2020 01:48 PM|
|From:||Representative Parke Wentling and Rep. Donna Bullock|
|To:||All House members|
|Subject:||Update to the Vehicle Code’s Language Regarding “Pedalcycles with Electric Assist”|
|In the near future, we will be introducing legislation to update the Vehicle Code’s language regarding “pedalcycles with electric assist” (e-bike) to reflect industry standards being adopted across the country. Additionally, our legislation will clarify where e-bikes may be operated.
Currently, the Vehicle Code has a very specific definition of e-bike that does not allow for the various classes of e-bikes currently being manufactured. Our legislation would define in statute the following classes:
Introduced as HB2646