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In this chapter, unless the context otherwise requires:
(1)??Licensing authorities? means the bureau or board of police commissioners of any city or town where that bureau or board of police commissioners is established; ?but where there is no bureau or board, it means the town council of a town, and the city council of a city.
(2)??Person? means and includes a person, partnership, or corporation.
(3)??Public laundry? means and includes any plant or equipment conducted or operated as a laundry for profit, and for which business is solicited from the general public, but does not mean or include a laundry operated exclusively for and in connection with a hospital, school or other institution, hotel, boardinghouse, or private dwelling, nor a laundry operated by one institution which also serves another institution.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Rhode Island General Laws Title 5. Businesses and Professions § 5-16-1. Definitions - last updated January 01, 2019 | https://codes.findlaw.com/ri/title-5-businesses-and-professions/ri-gen-laws-sect-5-16-1/
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