“Jiangsu Province Electric Bicycle Management Regulations” officially released
On May 15, 2020, the 16th meeting of the Standing Committee of the 13th Provincial People's Congress adopted the "Jiangsu Province Electric Bicycle Management Regulations" (hereinafter referred to as the "Regulations"). The "Regulations" will be implemented from July 1, 2020 .
01 Why should the "Regulations" be formulated?
In order to strengthen the management of electric bicycles, guide civilized travel, prevent and reduce traffic accidents and fire accidents, and protect the safety of people ’s lives and property, according to the “Law of the People ’s Republic of China on Road Traffic Safety”, “Law of the People ’s Republic of China on Product Quality” and “Road Traffic Safety of the People ’s Republic of China” The Law Implementation Regulations and other laws and administrative regulations are formulated in accordance with the actual situation of the province.
02 "Regulations" provides for the management of electric bicycles, what principles should be followed?
These regulations apply to the production, sales, maintenance, registration, passage and related management activities of electric bicycles within the administrative area of this province. The management of electric bicycles should follow the principles of ensuring safety, convenience to the masses, source management, and collaborative governance.
03 How does the "Regulations" stipulate the supervisory responsibilities of all levels of government and relevant departments?
The "Regulations" stipulates that local people's governments at or above the county level should strengthen their leadership in the management of electric bicycles within their administrative areas, establish a work coordination mechanism, guarantee the funds required for their work, and urge relevant departments to perform their supervisory duties in accordance with law. The township people's government and sub-district offices shall urge the units in their jurisdiction to implement the responsibilities of electric bicycles in traffic safety and fire safety. Villagers 'committees and residents' committees shall assist in the relevant work.
The market supervision and management department is responsible for the supervision and management of the production, sales and maintenance of electric bicycles and their chargers, batteries, motors and other parts. The traffic management department of the public security organ is responsible for electric bicycle registration and road traffic management. The ecological environment department is responsible for the supervision and management of the pollution prevention and control of electric bicycle waste batteries. Other relevant departments and units such as industry and informatization, finance, natural resources, housing and urban and rural construction, transportation, commerce, emergency management, banking and insurance supervision, postal management, fire rescue, urban management, etc., should do well in accordance with their respective duties Management related work.
04 "Regulations" also specifies the management responsibilities of which industries and units?
The "Regulations" stipulates that electric bicycle related industry associations should strengthen industry self-discipline management, guide, coordinate and supervise member units to engage in production, sales, maintenance, recycling and other business activities in accordance with law to promote the healthy and orderly development of the electric bicycle industry. State organs, enterprises and institutions, social organizations and other organizations shall conduct e-bike safety education for the personnel of this unit. Schools should incorporate traffic safety and fire safety education for electric bicycles into the content of publicity and education on the rule of law. Press and publications, radio and television, and Internet information service providers, etc., should carry out public welfare publicity for electric bicycle civilization travel, and popularize electric bicycle management laws, regulations, and safety knowledge.
The Regulations encourage units and individuals to report violations related to electric bicycles. Relevant departments should publish the way of accepting complaints and reports to the society, promptly investigate and handle the complaints and reports received, and feed back the processing results to the complainant.
05 What provisions does the "Regulations" make about the production and sales of electric bicycles?
The "Regulations" stipulates that the design maximum speed per hour, the quality of the entire vehicle, the overall dimensions, fire resistance and flame retardant performance of electric bicycles and imported electric bicycles for domestic sales should meet mandatory national standards. Electric bicycle chargers, accumulators, electric motors and other parts produced, sold, repaired and replaced, and safety helmets produced and sold shall meet the safety requirements of relevant national standards and industry standards. Electric bicycles without mandatory product certification may not be sold in this province.
The "Regulations" stipulates that e-bike sellers should publicize the relevant information of the e-bikes sold in accordance with the compulsory national standards and obtain compulsory product certification at a conspicuous location in the sales place; if they are sold through e-commerce platforms, they should be included in the disclosed product information Contains relevant information.
06 What are the provisions of the "Regulations" regarding the illegal assembly, modification and retrofitting of electric bicycles?
The "Regulations" stipulates that no unit or individual may assemble electric bicycles; do not modify electric bicycles such as electric motors and batteries, or replace electric motors and batteries that do not comply with mandatory national standards; do not modify electric bicycle speed devices to maximize the speed Exceeding mandatory national standards; it is forbidden to install electric awnings, compartments, etc. on the electric bicycles to change the shape and structure to affect the driving safety. Violation of the "Regulations", driving more than years of use, or assembled, modified, and installed electric bicycles driving on the road, the traffic control department of the public security organ will detain the vehicle and impose a fine of 200 yuan; if it is installed or modified, it will be ordered to restore its original state; The assembled electric bicycles shall be collected by the traffic control department of the public security organ. Anyone who engages in the operation of assembling, refitting, or installing electric bicycles shall be fined by the market supervision and management department from 5,000 yuan to 50,000 yuan.
07 What are the provisions of the Regulations on the registration of electric bicycles?
The "Regulations" stipulates that electric bicycles should be registered by the traffic management department of the public security organ of the city or county (city) where the place of residence is located according to law, and obtain electric bicycle license plates. Electric bicycles can be temporarily driven on the road with valid car purchase invoices within 30 days from the date of purchase.
The "Regulations" highlights the convenience of the people, optimizes procedures as much as possible, reduces links, and improves efficiency. For this reason, it stipulates that the traffic management department of the public security organ should build an electric bicycle registration information system to provide convenience for electric bicycle registration and information inquiry; it can be used in government affairs Service centers, public security police stations, and qualified electric bicycle sales outlets and other places set up electric bicycle registration agencies, and registration does not charge a fee.
08 What are the regulations on the use of electric bicycle license plates in the Regulations?
The "Regulations" stipulates that electric bicycles should hang number plates at designated locations on roads, and keep them clear and complete, and must not be covered or stained. No unit or individual may buy, sell, forge, or alter the number plates of electric bicycles, and shall not use forged or altered number plates, or use other electric bicycle number plates.
Violating the provisions of the "Regulations", driving an unregistered electric bicycle or failing to hang at a designated location according to the regulations, intentionally covering or deface the number plate, the traffic management department of the public security organ shall impose a fine of 50 yuan; If a license plate is made, or a license plate of another electric bicycle is used, the traffic management department of the public security organ shall detain the vehicle, impose a fine of not less than 200 yuan but not more than 500 yuan, and confiscate the license plate; The traffic management department of the public security organ shall impose a fine of more than 500 yuan but less than 1,000 yuan, and confiscate the number plate.
09 What are the prohibitive provisions of the "Regulations" for electric bicycles on the road?
The "Regulations" stipulates that electric bicycles are not allowed to drive on roads under any of the following circumstances:
(1) Ten years of use;
(2) Assembling, refitting or retrofitting in violation of these regulations;
(3) The performance of safety equipment such as brakes, horns, lights and night reflectors does not meet safety requirements.
10 How does the "Regulations" regulate the age of driving and riding electric bicycles?
The "Regulations" stipulates that driving an electric bicycle on the road should be at least 16 years old. Adults can only drive a minor under the age of sixteen while driving an electric bicycle. Those who carry minors under six years of age should use a safety seat. Minors over the age of 16 shall not carry personnel while driving electric bicycles.
11 How does the "Regulations" stipulate how to wear a safety helmet when driving an electric bicycle?
The "Regulations" stipulates that driving and riding electric bicycles should wear safety helmets in accordance with regulations. The specific implementation time and area shall be determined by the municipal people's government with districts. According to the "Regulations", electric bicycle riders who fail to wear safety helmets in accordance with regulations shall be warned by the traffic control department of the public security organ or be fined not less than 20 yuan but not more than 50 yuan.
12 What are the provisions of the Regulations on driving electric bicycles on the road?
The "Regulations" stipulates that when driving electric bicycles on the road, the following regulations should be observed:
(1) Driving in a non-motorized lane, and driving on the right side of the lane without a non-motorized lane;
(2) The speed of driving in a non-motor vehicle lane shall not exceed 15 kilometers per hour;
(3) Observe the traffic signal lights, traffic signs, traffic markings, and obey the traffic police command;
(4) In case of a red light, wait one by one in the stop line of the non-motor vehicle lane or the area to be driven (turn);
(5) Decelerate slowly before turning, pay attention to lookouts, and give priority to straight vehicles and pedestrians when turning;
(6) Slow down when passing a crosswalk. If a pedestrian is passing the crosswalk, stop and give way;
(7) When passing a road without a traffic signal, if a pedestrian crosses the road, he should avoid it;
(8) At night or when driving in low visibility conditions such as rain, snow, fog, haze, etc., the lights should be turned on to slow down;
(9) Other provisions of laws and regulations on the passage of non-motor vehicles.
The "Regulations" stipulates that driving electric bicycles on the road must not drive in reverse, tow animals, hold objects, or browse electronic devices that affect safe driving, and must not drive into areas where non-motor vehicles are prohibited. Drunk driving of electric bicycles is prohibited.
13 What are the protective provisions of the Regulations on electric bicycles driving on roads?
The "Regulations" stipulates that electric bicycles cannot be driven in their own lanes due to the occupation of non-motorized lanes. If they use the adjacent motorized lanes to drive on the obstructed road section, the motorized vehicles should slow down and give way. When electric bicycles and motor vehicles meet at night on narrow roads and narrow bridges, motor vehicles should use low-beam lights. At intersections that are not controlled by traffic lights and directed by traffic police, turning motor vehicles should let straight-forward electric bicycles go first.
14 What are the regulations on parking of electric bicycles?
The Regulations stipulate that electric bicycles should be parked in a non-motorized vehicle parking area in an orderly manner when they are parked in public places. If no non-motor vehicle parking area is set up, electric bicycles shall not park blind roads or sidewalks, prevent other vehicles and pedestrians from passing through, or affect the city appearance environment.
15 How does the "Regulations" regulate the transition period for two-wheel electric vehicles applying for temporary information plates?
The "Regulations" stipulates that two-wheeled electric vehicles that apply for temporary information plates in accordance with the relevant regulations of provinces and district-based cities before the implementation of these Regulations can be driven on the road during the transition period prescribed by the district government, and after the transition period expires It is not allowed to travel on the road (with specific dates for the transition period of each district and city in the province). In violation of the "Regulations", two-wheeled electric vehicles that have applied for temporary information plates are still on the road after the transition period expires, or two-wheeled electric vehicles that do not meet the mandatory national standards for electric bicycles and have not applied for temporary information plates are on the road Those who are driving shall be fined 200 yuan by the traffic management department of the public security organ.
16 How does the "Regulations" regulate the parking and charging of electric bicycles?
The "Regulations" stipulates that construction units of public buildings and public places such as stations, hospitals, shopping malls, exhibition halls, theaters, stadiums, parks, etc. should plan and build non-motorized public parking facilities in accordance with relevant regulations and standards. Residential houses and other construction units shall construct non-motor vehicle parking facilities in accordance with planning permits and relevant regulations and standards.
Non-motor vehicle parking facilities management and use units shall use non-motor vehicle parking facilities in accordance with their planned uses, and prohibit unauthorized use or change of use.
Encourage and support the installation of charging facilities in centralized parking places for electric bicycles. The residential area shall set up centralized charging facilities for electric bicycles as needed.
17 What are the prohibitive provisions on parking and charging of electric bicycles in the "Regulations"?
The "Regulations" stipulates that electric bicycles are prohibited from parking in evacuation passages, safety exits, fire truck passages and other areas affecting the passage of staircases and corridors in residential buildings, and it is prohibited to privately pull wires and sockets for electric in violation of electrical safety Bicycle charging.
18 How does the "Regulations" stipulate the responsibility of the main body of work safety for enterprises using electric bicycles for business activities?
The "Regulations" stipulates that enterprises that use electric bicycles for express delivery, take-out and other business activities should implement the main responsibility of safety production, manage the electric bicycle drivers to which the unit belongs and the electric bicycles used for the business operation of the unit, and implement the following provisions:
(1) Incorporate the safety management of electric bicycles into internal safety production rules and regulations, and clarify the persons responsible for safety;
(2) Establish and improve the management account of electric bicycle drivers and electric bicycles, and organize drivers to carry out training and assessment of laws and regulations on traffic safety and fire safety;
(3) It is forbidden to arrange persons with hidden safety hazards such as diseases that impede safe driving to drive electric bicycles;
(4) Do a good job of safety inspections such as electric bicycle maintenance and repair;
(5) Equip electric bicycle drivers with safety helmets, and purchase corresponding insurances such as third-party liability insurance and personal accident insurance for drivers and passengers as needed;
(6) Other provisions of laws and regulations on work safety responsibilities.
19 How does the "Regulations" stipulate that electric bicycle-related violations are included in the credit management system?
The "Regulations" stipulates that the market supervision and management and the traffic management department of the public security organ should record illegal production, sales, illegal development of compulsory product certification and serious road traffic safety violations according to their respective duties, and incorporate them into the credit management system of individuals and enterprises .
20 How does the "Regulations" provide for "off-site" penalties for illegal electric bicycle traffic?
The "Regulations" stipulates that the traffic management department of the public security organ may punish registered electric bicycle owners according to traffic technology monitoring records; if the driver can be determined, the driver shall be punished according to law.
The traffic management department of the public security organ shall notify the owners of electric bicycles of the information on road traffic safety violations recorded by traffic technology monitoring and inform them to accept the handling within 30 days. If the treatment is not accepted after the deadline, the electric bicycle is still driving on the road. If it refuses to accept the treatment after being found, the traffic management department of the public security organ may detain the vehicle.