H.R.727 - To amend the Consumer Product Safety Act to provide that low-speed electric bicycles are consumer products subject to such Act.107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Stearns, Cliff [R-FL-6] (Introduced 02/27/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce | Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 107-5|
|Latest Action:||12/04/2002 Became Public Law No: 107-319. (TXT | PDF)|
|Major Recorded Votes:||03/06/2001 : Passed House|
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Summary: H.R.727 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Amends the Consumer Product Safety Act (CPSA) to provide that low-speed electric bicycles are consumer products and shall be subject to Consumer Product Safety Commission regulations.
Reported to House without amendment (03/05/2001)
Declares that this Act supersedes any State law or requirement regarding such vehicles more stringent than Federal law or requirements.
States that, for purposes of Federal motor vehicle safety standards, a low-speed electric bicycle as defined by CPSA shall not be considered to be a motor vehicle within the ambit of Federal transportation law.