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For the purpose of this chapter the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
ADULT BOOK STORE. An establishment which has in excess of 50% of its stock-in-trade for sale or rent, which stock-in-trade consists of books, magazines, newspapers, videotapes, video discs and motion pictures, which are characterized by an emphasis on specified sexual activities or specified anatomical areas, or which establishment excludes admission to minors by virtue of age.
ADULT BUSINESS. Includes, but is not limited to, ADULT BOOK STORE, ADULT VIDEO STORES, ADULT PERSONAL SERVICES BUSINESSES, NUDE MODELING STUDIOS, TATTOO PARLORS, and ADULT MOTION PICTURE THEATERS.
ADULT CABARET. A café, restaurant or bar where patrons are entertained by dancers, strippers or male or female impersonators, whether accompanied by music or not, whose conduct is characterized by an emphasis on specified sexual activities or specified anatomical areas.
ADULT MOTION PICTURE THEATER. Any establishment, or part thereof, used for presenting material distinguished or characterized by an emphasis on matter depicting, describing, or relating to specified sexual activities or specified anatomical areas, as defined, herein, for observation by patrons therein.
ADULT NOVELTY BUSINESS. A business which has a principal activity the sale of devices which simulate human genitals or devices designed for sexual stimulation.
ADULT PERSON SERVICE BUSINESS. A business having as its principal activity a person, while nude or while displaying specified anatomical areas, providing personal services for another person. Such businesses include, but are not limited to, modeling studios, body painting studios, wrestling studios, conversations parlors and theatrical performances or entertainment.
ADULT VIDEO STORE. An establishment which has in excess of 50% of its stock-in-trade for sale or rental to the public or patrons, video cassettes or video tapes, having as a dominant theme and emphasis on matter depicting, describing or relating to specified sexual activity or specified anatomical areas.
BUTTOCK. Includes the anus and perineum of any person.
CHURCH. A building used for regular public worship services and exempt from taxation under the General Property Tax Act of the state.
NUDE MODELING STUDIO. Any building, structure, premises or part thereof used primarily as a place which offers as its principal activity the providing of models to display specified anatomical areas for artists and photographers for a fee.
PROTECTED USE. A church, school or public park or child daycare facility.
PUBLIC PARK. Any park owned and maintained by the city.
SCHOOL. A public or private school offering education to students enrolled in prekindergarten, kindergarten, one or more grades of one through twelve, or post secondary education.
SEXUAL INTERCOURSE. Includes fellatio, cunnilingus, anal intercourse and any other intrusion, however slight, or any part of a person's body, or of any object into the genital or anal openings of another's body.
SODOMY. Sexual bestiality.
SPECIFIED ANATOMICAL AREAS:
(1) Less than completely and/or opaquely covered:
(a) Human genitalia and pubic region;
(b) Buttock; or
(c) Female breast below a point immediately above the top of the areola; or
(2) Human male genitalia in a discernibly turgid state, even if completely and opaquely covered.
SPECIFIED SEXUAL ACTIVITIES:
(1) The stimulation or arousal of human genitalia;
(2) Acts of human masturbation, sexual intercourse or sodomy; or
(3) Fondling or other erotic touching of human genitalia, pubic region, buttock or female breast.
TATTOO PARLOR. A business having as its principal activity the application or placing, by any method, of designs, letters, scrolls, figures, symbols or other marks upon or under the human skin with ink or any other substance resulting in the coloration of the skin by the aid of needles or any other instrument designed to touch or puncture the skin.
(Ord. eff. 10-31-05)