|Public Act 096-0125
||LRB096 03293 AJT 13311 b
AN ACT concerning transportation.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Illinois Vehicle Code is amended by adding
Sections 1-140.10, 1-140.15, and 11-1516 and by changing
Section 1-146 as follows:
(625 ILCS 5/1-140.10 new)
Low-speed electric bicycle.
"low-speed electric bicycle" has the same meaning ascribed to
it by Section 38 of the Consumer Product Safety Act (15 U.S.C.
(625 ILCS 5/1-140.15 new)
Low-speed gas bicycle.
A 2 or 3-wheeled
device with fully operable pedals and a gasoline motor of less
than one horsepower, whose maximum speed on a paved level
surface, when powered solely by such a motor while ridden by an
operator who weighs 170 pounds, is less than 20 miles per hour.
(625 ILCS 5/1-146)
(from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 1-146)
Every vehicle which is
every vehicle which is
propelled by electric
power obtained from overhead trolley wires, but not