• For the purposes of this chapter unless the context otherwise requires:
    • (1) “Commission” means the Tennessee state fair and exposition commission;

    • Terms Used In Tennessee Code 4-57-103

      • Agriculture: means :

        • (i) The land, buildings and machinery used in the commercial production of farm products and nursery stock. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105

        • Commission: means the Tennessee state fair and exposition commission. See Tennessee Code 4-57-103
        • Commissioner: means the commissioner of agriculture. See Tennessee Code 4-57-103
        • Department: means the department of agriculture. See Tennessee Code 4-57-103
        • Exhibition: means one (1) or more displays or demonstrations which are of educational or entertainment value to those witnessing such exhibition. See Tennessee Code 4-57-103
        • exposition: means an exhibition of agricultural, business, manufacturing, or other industries and labor, education service organizations, social and religious groups or any other events or activities consistent with the general welfare and interests of the people of the state, and includes such services as are necessary for the care and comfort or amusement of the public. See Tennessee Code 4-57-103
        • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the several territories of the United States. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105

      (2) “Commissioner” means the commissioner of agriculture;

    • (3) “Department” means the department of agriculture;

    • (4) “Exhibition” means one (1) or more displays or demonstrations which are of educational or entertainment value to those witnessing such exhibition; and

    • (5) “Fair” or “exposition” means an exhibition of agricultural, business, manufacturing, or other industries and labor, education service organizations, social and religious groups or any other events or activities consistent with the general welfare and interests of the people of the state, and includes such services as are necessary for the care and comfort or amusement of the public. Such services include rest areas, sanitary and other such comforts, and concessions for food, drink, amusements, and the sale of trinkets.