5.14.010 – Amusement Game Devices

"Amusement game device" as used in this chapter means any machine which, upon the insertion of a coin, slug, token, plate or disc or upon payment of consideration by any other method may be operated by the public generally for use as a game, entertainment or amusement, whether or not registering a score.  It includes such devices as marble machines, pinball machines, electronic games, skill ball, mechanical grab machines, videogames, and all games, operations or transactions similar thereto under whatever name they may be known.

(1997-M-91: § 1; 1984-M-25: § 1(b); 1979-M-38: § 1)