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For the purpose of this chapter, the following definitions apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
LICENSE. A liquor license issued by the state’s Liquor Control Commission and for which city approval is required. It does not apply to off premises licenses for which city input is requested and for which city approval is not required.
PERSON. An individual, corporation, partnership, limited liability company, limited liability partnership or any other business entity.
PUBLIC NUDITY. Knowingly or intentionally displaying in a public place, or for payment or promise of payment by any person including, but not limited to, payment or promise of payment of an admission fee, any individual’s genitals or anus with less than a fully opaque covering, or a female individual’s breast with less than a fully opaque covering of the nipple and areola. PUBLIC NUDITY does not include any of the following:
(1) A woman’s breastfeeding of a baby, whether or not the nipple or areola is exposed during or incidental to the feeding;
(2) Material as defined in § 2 of Public Act 343 of 1984, being M.C.L.A. § 752.362; and
(3) Sexually explicit visual material as defined in § 3 of Public Act 33 of 1978, being M.C.L.A. § 722.673.
PUBLIC PLACE. Any real property or an appurtenance to the real property which is owned by the state, any municipality of the state, a public agency or by a college or university in the state and may include a structure, enclosure, facility or complex, including a court, mall, park or other area, feature or element; a PUBLIC PLACE shall also mean a business or an educational, refreshment, entertainment, recreation, health or transportation facility, or institution of any kind, whether licensed or not, whose goods, services, facilities, privileges, advantages or accommodations are extended, offered, sold or otherwise made available to the public.
(Prior Code, § 7.301) (Ord. 758, passed 1-7-2013)