(a) A person commits the crime of promoting prostitution if he knowingly advances or profits from prostitution.
(b) For the purpose of this section, a person ADVANCES PROSTITUTION if, acting other than as a prostitute or a patron of the prostitute, he knowingly causes or aids a person to commit or engage in prostitution, procures or solicits patrons for prostitution, provides persons or premises for prostitution purposes, operates or assists in the operation of a house of prostitution or a prostitution enterprise, offers to serve as an agent or manager for prostitution purposes, or engages in any other conduct designed to institute, aid, or facilitate an act or enterprise of prostitution.
(Ord. 2505, passed 7-28-1975; Ord. 2848, passed 8-16-1982)