E-bike laws and regulation in Nevada, 2014

  • Date Enacted: Oct 12, 2015

Summary

Laws and regulations relevant to e-bikes in Nevada, see the summary table below:

Is it essentially classified and treated as a bicycle?

Yes

Is a driver’s license required to operate an e-bike? 

No

Is the e-bike required to be registered with the state?

No

What is the minimum age of operation of an e-bike?

No restriction 

What is the maximum power output permitted?

750 W

What is the maximum speed of operation permitted?

20

Are fully functional pedals required for operation?

Yes

Is the state definition in line with the federal definition?

Yes

Is a helmet required for operating an e-bike?

No

Are e-bikes permitted on shared-use paths and trails?

Yes

Are e-bikes permitted on sidewalks?

No

Citation: Nev. Rev. Stat. § 484B.017; § 484B.777; § 484B.117; § 483.090

Citation: Nev. Rev. Stat. § 484B.017; § 484B.777; § 484B.117; § 483.090
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