California Code, Vehicle Code - VEH § 21221.5

Notwithstanding Section 21221 , it is unlawful for any person to operate a motorized scooter upon a highway while under the influence of an alcoholic beverage or any drug, or under the combined influence of an alcoholic beverage and any drug.  Any person arrested for a violation of this section may request to have a chemical test made of the person's blood or breath for the purpose of determining the alcoholic or drug content of that person's blood pursuant to subdivision (d) of Section 23612 , and, if so requested, the arresting officer shall have the test performed.  A conviction of a violation of this section shall be punished by a fine of not more than two hundred fifty dollars ($250).


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