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					1)Power-Assisted Bicycle (E-Bikes)
2) Motor-Assisted Bicycles (Mopeds)
3) Limited Speed Motorcycles (LSM)
Types:
i) Bicycle Format   ii) Scooter Format
Equipment Requirements:
   Max speed: 32 km/hr
   Max weight: 120 KG
   Pedal Equipped
   Electric motor – 500 W or less
   2 or 3 wheeled
   Handlebar steering
    2 independent braking systems to each wheel (stop within 30 M
    from top speed)
   Minimum wheel size: diameter/width of 350 mm/35 mm
   Permanently affixed label by manufacturer
                     A.




Sample Label:
           THIS VEHICLE IS A POWER
             ASSISTED BICYCLE AND
                 MEETS ALL THE
              REQUIREMENTS UNDER
               SECTION 2(1) OF THE
           CANADA MOTOR VEHICLE
              SAFETY REGULATIONS.
      CE VÉHICULE EST UNE BICYCLETTE
    ASSISTÉE ET RECONTRE LA NORME 2(1)
      DU RÈGLEMENT SUR LA SÉCURITÉ
  DES VÉHICULES AUTOMOBILES DU CANADA.
Operator Requirements:

   16 years of age or older
   Helmet – Approved for bicycle or motorcycle
   1 occupant only (unless manufactured for more)
   Not allowed on a controlled-access highway (E.C. ROW)

*Does not require:
 licence plate

 driver’s licence

 insurance

 permit
            Criminal Code Relevance
Definition: MOTOR VEHICLE

Charges:    –Impaired
            -Over 80
            -Fail/refuse breath sample
            -Drive disqualified
            -Dangerous driving
              Highway Traffic Act Relevance

Definition: POWER-ASSISTED BICYCLE
            BICYCLE
            VEHICLE

Charges:
H.T.A 38(2) - Permit person under 16 on power-assisted bicycle
H.T.A 64(2) - Improper brakes on power-assisted bicycle
H.T.A 103.1(2) - Fail to where proper helmet on power-assisted bicycle (must
  wear bicycle or motorcycle helmet)
H.T.A 178 (2) - Ride 2 on a bicycle
BY-LAW 9148 25(2) - Ride bicycle on E.C. Row Expressway
**Any charge that includes BICYCLE AND VEHICLE
Equipment Requirements:
   Max speed: 50 km/hr
   Max weight: 55 KG
   Pedal Equipped
   Gas motor – Max 50 CC or less
   Handlebar steering


*MOTOR VEHICLE – Criminal Code      and Highway Traffic Act
Operator Requirements: MUST BE/OR HAVE

   16 years of age OR older
   Helmet – Approved motorcycle DOT
   1 occupant only (unless manufactured for more)
   *** Driver’s Licence –
                 Restricted M1, M2, or M with L endorsement
                  Full M1, M2 or M
   Permit
   Licence plate (red and white moped plate)
   Insurance
   **** No passengers
   Not allowed on 400 series highways (including E.C. Row)
      Criminal Code Relevance
Definition: MOTOR VEHICLE

Charges: –Impaired
         -Over 80
         -Fail/refuse breath sample
         -Drive disqualified
         -Dangerous driving
         -Breach
              Highway Traffic Act Relevance

Definition: MOTOR VEHICLE
Charges:
HTA 38(2)-Permit person under 16 on motor-assisted bicycle
HTA 62(17)-Improper lighting on motor-assisted bicycle
HTA 75(1)-No/improper muffler-motor assisted bicycle
HTA 104(1)-Fail to wear proper helmet on motor-assisted
  bicycle
HTA 178(3)-Ride another person on a motor-assisted bicycle

   **Any other charges applicable to MOTOR VEHICLES
“L” Endorsement Example:
Plate Example:
Equipment Requirements:
   Gas or electric motor – Max 50 CC
   Max speed: 70 km/hr
   Automatic transmission
   Handlebar steering
   Scooter design
   Permanently affixed label by manufacturer
   Minimums: Seat height-650 MM
                 Wheelbase-1016 MM
                 Wheel rims-250 MM


*MOTOR VEHICLE – Criminal Code     and   Highway Traffic Act
Plate and Manufacturer Label Examples:
Operator Requirements:
   16 years of age OR old
   Helmet – Approved motorcycle DOT
   1 occupant only (unless manufactured for more)
   Driver’s Licence –
                  Restricted M1, M2, or M with L endorsement
                  Full M1, M2 or M
   Permit
   Licence plate (green and white LSM plate)
   Must have Insurance
   Not allowed on 400 series highways (including EC Row)
           Criminal Code Relevance

Definition: MOTOR VEHICLE

Charges:   –Impaired
           -Over 80
           -Fail/refuse breath sample
           -Drive disqualified
           -Dangerous driving
           -Breach
           Highway Traffic Act Relevance
Definition: MOTOR VEHICLE , MOTORCYCLE
Charges:

Regulation 630
1(1)(b)-Motorcycle 50 CC or less on controlled-access highway
1(1)(c)-Motorcycle driven by electricity on controlled-access highway
1(1)(c.1)-Limited-speed motorcycle on controlled-access highway

HTA 62(2)-Drive without proper headlight/rear light motorcycle
HTA 104(1)-Fail to wear proper helmet on motorcycle
HTA 104(2)-Carry passenger under 16 not wearing proper helmet


   **Any charge that includes MOTOR VEHICLE and MOTORCYCLE
   Pocket Bikes
   Motorized or Electric Scooters

Definition: MOTOR VEHICLE and MOTORCYCLE

Charges:
HTA 7(1)(a)-Drive motor vehicle-no permit
CAIA 2(1)(a)- No insurance

*Check licence Class, helmet requirements
   Definition: MOTORCYCLE

				
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