CHAPTER 20. NATURAL RESOURCES.

§20-4-2. Definitions.

In this article, unless a different meaning plainly is required:

(1) "Equestrian activity" means any sporting event or other activity involving a horse or horses, including, but not limited to:

(A) Shows, fairs, competitions, performances or parades;

(B) Any of the equine disciplines such as dressage, hunter and jumper shows, grand prix jumping, three day events, combined training, rodeos, driving, western games and hunting;

(C) Rides, trips or hunts;

(D) Riding classes, therapeutic riding programs, school and college sponsored classes and programs, or other classes in horsemanship;

(E) The boarding or keeping of horses; and

(F) Providing equipment or tack.

(2) "Horseman" or "operator of a horseman's business" means any individual, sole proprietorship, partnership, association, public or private corporation, the United States or any federal agency, this state or any political subdivision of this state, and any other legal entity which engages, with or without compensation, in organizing, promoting, presenting or providing equestrian activities or in providing facilities for equestrian activities.

(3) "Horse" means each animal of the horse kind, in every class or breed of horses, and, without limitation or exception, all members of the genus Equus and family Equidae.

(4) "Participant" means any person using the services or facilities of a horseman so as to be directly involved in an equestrian activity.

Bills Affecting §20-4-2

2001 Regular Session: SB490
2005 Regular Session: HB3092
2006 Regular Session: HB4006
2006 Regular Session: SB425
2015 Regular Session: HB2835
2015 Regular Session: HB2835
2015 Regular Session: SB508
2015 Regular Session: SB508
2016 Regular Session: SB485
2017 Regular Session: HB2697
2017 Regular Session: SB28
2018 Regular Session: HB2697
2018 Regular Session: HB4431
2018 Regular Session: HB4431
2018 Regular Session: HB4488
2018 Regular Session: SB285
2019 Regular Session: HB2420
2019 Regular Session: HB2420
2019 Regular Session: HB2484
2019 Regular Session: HB2484
2019 Regular Session: SB15
2019 Regular Session: SB15
2019 Regular Session: SB132
2019 Regular Session: SB132
2020 Regular Session: SB36
2020 Regular Session: SB36