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Part B: Supplementary Information Sheet (SIS)
FR Recognition List Number 053 Date of Entry 12/23/2019 
FR Recognition Number 16-225
ANSI RESNA WC-1:2019 Section 26 American National Standard for Wheelchairs - Volume 1: Requirements and Test Methods for Wheelchairs (including Scooters) Section 26: Vocabulary
Scope/Abstract
This section of RESNA WC-1 specifies a vocabulary consisting of terms and definitions used in the field of manual and electrically powered wheelchairs (including scooters) and associated seating systems. This section of RESNA WC-1 includes, but is not limited to, the preferred terms used in two or more sections of the RESNA WC-1, WC-2, WC-3, and WC-4 standards, but does not include terms considered to be adequately defined in everyday English.
Extent of Recognition
Complete standard
Rationale for Recognition
This standard is relevant to medical devices and is recognized on its scientific and technical merit and/or because it supports existing regulatory policies.
Transition Period
FDA recognition of RESNA WC-1:2009 Section 26 [Rec# 16-187] will be superseded by recognition of RESNA WC-1:2019 Section 26 [Rec# 16-225]. FDA will accept declarations of conformity, in support of premarket submissions, to [Rec# 16-187] until December 25, 2020. After this transition period, declarations of conformity to [Rec# 16-187] will not be accepted.
Public Law, CFR Citation(s) and Procode(s)*
Regulation Number Device Name Device Class Product Code
§890.3880 Wheelchair, Special Grade Class 2 IQC
§890.3890 Wheelchair, Stair Climbing Class 2 IMK
§890.3900 Wheelchair, Standup Class 2 IPL
§890.3850 Stroller, Adaptive Class 1 LBE
§890.3850 Wheelchair, Mechanical Class 1 IOR
§890.3930 Elevator, Wheelchair, Portable Class 2 ING
§890.3800 Vehicle, Motorized 3-Wheeled Class 2 INI
§890.3860 Wheelchair, Powered Class 2 ITI
FDA Technical Contact
 Angela DeMarco
  FDA/OC/CDRH/OPEQ/ORP/DRPI/
  301-796-4471
  angela.demarco@fda.hhs.gov
Standards Development Organizations
ANSI American National Standards Institute https://www.ansi.org/
RESNA Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America http://www.resna.org/
FDA Specialty Task Group (STG)
Physical Medicine
*These are provided as examples and others may be applicable.
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