CHAPTER 103: ALL TERRAIN VEHICLES

103.01 Definitions
103.02 Operation prohibited in city
103.99 Penalty


§ 103.01 DEFINITIONS.

For the purpose of this subchapter the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.

(A) “ALL TERRAIN VEHICLE.” Two (2) or more wheeled motor vehicle designed to be utilized, used, operated, driven and/or ridden primarily on off the road surfaces and/or off public highways.

(B) “EVERYBODY.” Every human being, and every organization or combination thereof, in the form of a corporation, partnership, joint venture, unincorporated association or otherwise.

(C) “MOTOR VEHICLE.” Any wheeled vehicle propelled by any means other than muscular power.

(D) “NOBODY.” Every human being, or any organization, or combination thereof, in the form of a corporation, partnership, joint venture, unincorporated association or otherwise.
(Ord. 1997-17, passed 7-7-97)


§ 103.02 OPERATION PROHIBITED IN CITY.

Nobody shall cause, promote, aid, assist, encourage, allow or engage in the operation of any all terrain vehicle on any real estate in the city in which the city has any interest by a deed therefor.
(Ord. 1997-17, passed 7-7-97)


§ 103.99 PENALTY.

Each violation and every other failure to comply with the provisions of this chapter shall be a misdemeanor; and each day the violation continues to exist shall be a separate and distinct offense for which:

(A) Everybody convicted thereof in a court of competent jurisdiction shall be sentenced to pay a criminal fine not to exceed the maximum amount of five hundred dollars ($500.00) as set forth in K.R.S. 534.040 (2)(a) or a term of imprisonment not to exceed the maximum period of twelve (12) months as set forth in K.R.S. 532.090(1), or both; and

(B) The offender shall be subject to a civil penalty of one hundred dollars ($100.00) for each offense, which shall be recovered by the city in a civil action in the nature of debt if not paid by the offender within thirty (30) days after citation for the violation or other failure to comply with the provisions of this chapter.
(Ord. 1997-17, passed 7-7-97)