Rhode Island State Electric Bike Laws
Rhode Island State Electric Bike Laws, Definition & Legal Operation
Definition of Electric Bike:
The state of Rhode Island (RI) does not legally define electric bicycles.
Licensing and Registration:
The state of Rhode Island does not require license or registration.
Helmets are not required for bicycle riders.
Where to Ride:
Electric bicycles are not legally defined by the state of Rhode Island. Electric Bikes can be ridden where traditional bikes are allowed.
Laws and policies can change at any time rendering the above information outdated and non-applicable. EVELO strongly encourages checking with City, County, State and other local agencies for the most recent laws governing the proper, legal use of electric bicycles in your area.
Rhode Island Department of Motor Vehicles
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