VEHICLE CODE - VEH
DIVISION 7. FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY LAWS [16000 - 16560]
( Division 7 enacted by Stats. 1959, Ch. 3. )
CHAPTER 1. Compulsory Financial Responsibility [16000 - 16078]
( Chapter 1 repealed and added by Stats. 1974, Ch. 1409. )
ARTICLE 2. Financial Responsibility [16020 - 16033]
( Article 2 added by Stats. 1974, Ch. 1409. )
(a) Upon the demand of a peace officer pursuant to subdivision (b) or upon the demand of a peace officer or traffic collision investigator pursuant to subdivision (c), every person who drives a motor vehicle upon a highway shall provide evidence of financial responsibility for the vehicle that is in effect at the time the demand is made. The evidence of financial responsibility may be provided using a mobile electronic device. However, a peace officer shall not stop a vehicle for the sole purpose of determining whether the vehicle is being driven in violation of this subdivision.