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For the purpose of this subchapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
AMUSEMENT ATTRACTION. An enclosed building or structure, including electrical equipment which is an integral part of the building structure, through which people walk without the aid of any moving devices, that provides amusement, thrills or excitement at a carnival, except any enclosed building or structure which is subject to the jurisdiction of the building code.
AMUSEMENT RIDE. Any mechanized device or combination of devices, including electrical equipment which is an integral part of the device or devices, which carries passengers along, around or over a fixed or restricted course for purpose of giving its passengers, amusement, thrills, excitement.
CARNIVAL. An enterprise which offers amusement or entertainment to the public by means of one or more amusement attractions or amusement rides.
CARNIVAL GAMES. Any game in which a person purchases a ticket for the privilege of participating and for which prizes are offered for winning.
MANAGER. The person who has primary responsibility for the on-site operation of the carnival.
OPERATOR. Any person who owns, leases or operates a carnival.
PERSON. Any individual; corporation, whether profit or not-for-profit; partnership; and club or association.
(Prior Code, § 115.020) (Ord. 88-014, passed 11-15-1988)