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    Sec. 36-127. Definitions.


    Sec. 36-127. Definitions.
    The words and phrases used in this division indicating kinds or types of vehicles shall have the same meanings ascribed to them as are set out in Section 46.2-100 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, and acts amendatory thereto.
    The term "resident of the city," as used herein, shall be construed to embrace any person having a place of abode in the city, irrespective of any intention on the part of any person to return to or to establish a residence outside the city at some future time.
    The term "resident of the city" shall also be construed as embracing any corporation or firm having an office or place of business in the city.
    Where any license fee set forth in this division is based on the "weight" of the vehicle, the manufacturer's shipping weight shall be used in determining the same.
    As used in this article, the term "gross weight" means the aggregate weight of a vehicle or combination of vehicles and its load.  (Tax Code 1941, § 83; Ord. of 11-12-57; Ord. of 12-22-64; Ord. of 11-10-70; Ord. No. O-84-014, § 1, 1-24-84; Ord No. O-05-091, 7-12-05, eff. 1-1-06)
    Last updated date: 10/23/2006 4:15:21 PM