3.20.010 – Definitions

For the purpose of this chapter, whenever any of the following words, terms, or definitions are used in this chapter, they shall have the meaning ascribed to them in this section:

  1. "Owner" means any person or persons having a sufficient proprietary interest in conducting the operation at a place so as to entitle such a person to all or a portion of the net receipts thereof.
  2. "Person" means any natural person, trustee, court-appointed representative, syndicate, association, partnership, firm, club, company, corporation, business trust, institution, agency, contractor, supplier, vendor, vendee, operator, user or owner, or any officers, agents, employees or other representative, acting either for himself or herself or for any other person in any capacity, or any other entity recognized by law as the subject of rights and duties.  The masculine, feminine, singular or plural is included in any circumstances.
  3. "Place" means any circuses, carnivals, amusement parks, fairs, exhibitions or shows of hawkers, peddlers, itinerant merchants and transient vendors of merchandise, and markets providing an exhibition, show or amusement by displaying merchandise of more than one vendor.
  4. "Admission charge" means any charge for the right or the privilege to enter any place; it includes a charge made for season tickets or subscriptions.  "Admission charge" also includes all parking charges where the charge for persons is determined per automobile.        
(1981-M-12: § 1 (part))