N.Y. Vehicle & Traffic Law Section 1157
Pedestrians soliciting rides, or business


(a)

No person shall stand in a roadway for the purpose of soliciting a ride, or to solicit from or sell to an occupant of any vehicle.

(b)

No person shall stand on or in proximity to a street or highway for the purpose of soliciting the watching or guarding of any vehicle while parked or about to be parked on a street or highway.

(c)

No person shall occupy any part of a state highway, except in a city or village, in any manner for the purpose of selling or soliciting.

Source: Section 1157 — Pedestrians soliciting rides, or business, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/VAT/1157 (updated Sep. 22, 2014; accessed Mar. 2, 2024).

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Mar. 2, 2024

Last modified:
Sep. 22, 2014

§ 1157’s source at nysenate​.gov

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