§ 88A.1 Definitions
§ 88A.2 Permit required
§ 88A.3 Rules
§ 88A.4 Permit and inspection fees
§ 88A.5 Fees to general fund
§ 88A.6 Personnel
§ 88A.7 Cessation order
§ 88A.8 Judicial review
§ 88A.9 Insurance
§ 88A.10 Penalties
§ 88A.11 Exemptions
§ 88A.12 Local regulation
§ 88A.13 Waiver of inspection
§ 88A.14 Injunction
§ 88A.15 Rider safety — required report
§ 88A.16 Notice to riders
§ 88A.17 Construction
§ 88A.18 Amusement ride attendants — minimum age — training

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 88A - Safety Inspection of Amusement Rides

  • Amusement device: means any equipment or piece of equipment, appliance or combination thereof designed or intended to entertain or amuse a person. See Iowa Code 88A.1
  • Amusement ride: means any mechanized device or combination of devices which carries passengers along, around, or over a fixed or restricted course for the purpose of giving its passengers amusement, pleasure, thrills, or excitement. See Iowa Code 88A.1
  • Carnival: means an enterprise offering amusement or entertainment to the public in, upon, or by means of amusement devices or rides or concession booths. See Iowa Code 88A.1
  • Commissioner: means the labor commissioner or the labor commissioner's designee. See Iowa Code 88A.1
  • Concession booth: means a structure, or enclosure, used at more than one fair or carnival, or at one fair or carnival for more than seven consecutive days, from which amusements are offered to the public. See Iowa Code 88A.1
  • Division: means the division of labor services of the department of workforce development created under section 84A. See Iowa Code 88A.1
  • Fair: means an enterprise principally devoted to the exhibition of products of agriculture or industry in connection with the operation of amusement rides or devices or concession booths. See Iowa Code 88A.1
  • following: when used by way of reference to a chapter or other part of a statute mean the next preceding or next following chapter or other part. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Operator: includes an agency of the state or any of its political subdivisions. See Iowa Code 88A.1
  • Parent or guardian: means a parent, custodian, or guardian or person responsible for the control, safety, training, or education of a rider who is a minor or person with a disability. See Iowa Code 88A.1
  • person: means individual, corporation, limited liability company, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership or association, or any other legal entity. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • property: includes personal and real property. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Related electrical equipment: means any electrical apparatus or wiring used at a carnival or fair. See Iowa Code 88A.1
  • Rider: means a person waiting in the immediate vicinity of an amusement ride to get on the amusement ride, getting on an amusement ride, using an amusement ride, getting off an amusement ride, or leaving an amusement ride and still in the immediate vicinity of the amusement ride. See Iowa Code 88A.1
  • Rule: includes "regulation". See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Sign: means any symbol or language reasonably calculated to communicate information to a rider or the rider's parent or guardian, including placards, prerecorded messages, live public address, stickers, pictures, pictograms, video, verbal information, and visual signals. See Iowa Code 88A.1
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" may include the said district and territories. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See Iowa Code 4.1