(a) No person shall solicit, display, sell, offer for
sale, or otherwise vend or attempt to vend any merchandise or service
while being wholly or partly within any of the following:
(1) The right-of-way of any freeway, including any on ramp, off
ramp, or roadway shoulder which lies within the right-of-way of the
(2) Any roadway or adjacent shoulder within 500 feet of a freeway
off ramp or on ramp.
(3) Any sidewalk within 500 feet of a freeway off ramp or on ramp,
when vending or attempting to vend to vehicular traffic.
(b) Subdivision (a) does not apply to a roadside rest area or
vista point located within a freeway right-of-way which is subject to
Section 22520.6, to a tow truck or service vehicle rendering
assistance to a disabled vehicle, or to a person issued a permit to
vend upon the freeway pursuant to Section 670 of the Streets and
(c) A violation of this section is an infraction. A second or
subsequent conviction of a violation of this section is a