(a) No person shall place, install, affix, or apply any transparent material upon
the windshield, or side or rear windows, of any motor vehicle if the material alters
the color or reduces the light transmittance of the windshield or side or rear windows,
except as provided in subdivision (b),(c), or (d) of Section 26708.
(b) Tinted safety glass may be installed in a vehicle if (1) the glass complies with
motor vehicle safety standards of the United States Department of Transportation for
safety glazing materials, and (2) the glass is installed in a location permitted by
those standards for the particular type of glass used.
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