§ 31.27  DEFINITIONS.
   For the purpose of this subchapter the following definitions  shall  apply  unless  the  context  clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
   BUSINESS ASSOCIATE.
   (A)   A private employer;
   (B)   A general or limited partnership, or a general or limited partner within the partnership;
   (C)   A corporation that is family-owned or in which all shares of stock are closely-held, and the shareholders, owners, and officers of such a corporation;
   (D)   A corporation, business association, or other business entity in which the county government officer or employee serves as a compensated agent or representative.
   BUSINESS ORGANIZATION.   Any corporation, partnership, sole proprietorship, firm, enterprise, franchise, association, organization, self-employed individual, holding company, joint stock company, receivership, trust, professional service corporation, or any legal entity through which business is conducted for profit.
   CANDIDATE.   An individual who seeks nomination or election to a city government office.  An individual is a candidate when the individual:
   (A)   Files a notification and declaration for nomination for office with the County Clerk or the Secretary of State; or
   (B)   Is nominated for office by a political party under KRS 118.105, 118.115, 118.325 or 118.760.
   CITY.   The City of Ashland, Kentucky.
   CITY GOVERNMENT AGENCY.   Any board, commission, authority, non stock corporation, or other entity formed by the city government or a combination of city governments.
   CITY GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEE.   Any person, whether compensated or not, whether full-time or part-time, employed by or serving the city government, or city government agency who is not a city government officer.
   CITY GOVERNMENT OFFICER.  Any person, whether compensated or not, whether full-time or part-time, who is elected to any city government office; or any person who serves as a member of the governing body of any city government agency or special taxing or non-taxing district.
   FAMILY MEMBER.   Any relative who is first (1st) cousin or closer in relationship.
(Ord. 155-1994, passed 11-17-94)
   MEMBER OF IMMEDIATE FAMILY.  A spouse, an unemancipated child residing in an individual's household, or a person claimed by the individual or individual's spouse as a dependent for tax purposes.