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DOI/FWS RIN: 1018-BE68 Publication ID: Spring 2020 
Title: National Wildlife Refuge System; Use of Electric Bicycles 

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposes to adopt regulations pertaining to the use of electric bicycles (otherwise known as ‘‘e-bikes’’). These proposed changes are intended to increase recreational opportunities for all Americans, especially for people with physical limitations. The proposed regulations will provide guidance and controls for the use of ebikes on the National Wildlife Refuge System.

Agency: Department of the Interior(DOI)  Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
EO 13771 Designation: Deregulatory 
CFR Citation: 50 CFR 25   
Legal Authority: 16 U.S.C. 460k to 460k-4    16 U.S.C. 668dd to 668ee   
Legal Deadline:  None
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  04/07/2020  85 FR 19418   
NPRM Comment Period End  06/08/2020 
Final Action  09/00/2020 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: Undetermined  Government Levels Affected: Undetermined 
Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Maggie O'Connell
Chief, Branch of Visitor Services, National Wildlife Refuge System
Department of the Interior
United States Fish and Wildlife Service
5275 Leesburg Pike,
Falls Church, VA 22041-3803
Phone:703 358-1883