As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated herein unless the context otherwise clearly requires that another meaning be intended:
OPERATOR: Includes every person who operates or is in actual physical control of the operation of a snowmobile.
OWNER: Includes every "person" as defined herein, other than a lienholder or other person having a security interest only, holding record title to a snowmobile and entitled to the use or possession thereof.
PERSON: Includes an individual, partnership, association, corporation, and any other body or group of persons, whether incorporated or not, and regardless of the degree of formal organization.
ROADWAY: Includes only those portions of any highway, road, or street improved, designed, or ordinarily used for travel or parking of motor vehicles.
SNOWMOBILE: A self-propelled vehicle of an overall width of forty eight inches (48") or less, excluding accessories, designed primarily for travel on snow or ice, that may be steered by skis or runners and that is not otherwise registered or licensed under the laws of the state of Montana. (1976 Code § 10.50.010; amd. 2016 Code)