WV HB2198 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 11 2023 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-01-11 - To House Agriculture and Natural Resources
Pending: House Agriculture & Natural Resources Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to modify the definition of "e-bikes" in West Virginia generally. The bill defines a Class 2 electric bicycle. Finally, the bill clarifies where an individual is permitted to operate a Class 2 electric bicycle in relation to Class 1 and Class 3 e-bikes.

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To modify the E-bike legislation in West Virginia Code



2023-01-11HouseTo House Agriculture and Natural Resources
2023-01-11HouseIntroduced in House
2023-01-11HouseTo Agriculture and Natural Resources then Judiciary
2023-01-11HouseFiled for introduction


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
17C170Amended CodeCitation Text
17C118Amended CodeCitation Text

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