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City of San Mateo Municipal Code.


As used in this chapter, the following definitions shall apply:

(a) "Hearing officer" means the City Manager or person or persons designated by the City Manager.

(b) "Highway" means a way or place, of whatever nature, publicly maintained and open to the use of the public for purposes of vehicular travel. "Highway" includes street.

(c) "Locally designated officer" means the Chief of Police, officer or other person designated by the Chief of Police.

(d) "Owner of the land" means the owner of the land on which the vehicle, or parts thereof, is located, as shown on the last equalized assessment roll.

(e) "Owner of the vehicle" means the last registered owner and legal owner of record or more current owner, if known.

(f) "Vehicle" means a device by which any person or property may be propelled, moved, or drawn upon a highway, except a device moved by human power or used exclusively upon stationary rails or tracks.