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A. Evidence that a sleeping room in a hotel, motel, or similar commercial establishment has been rented and vacated two (2) or more times in a period of time that is less than ten (10) hours creates a rebuttable presumption that the establishment is an “adult motel” as that term is defined in this chapter.

B. A person commits a misdemeanor if, as the person in control of a sleeping room in a hotel, motel or similar commercial establishment that does not have a sexually oriented business license, he/she rents or subrents a sleeping room to a person and, within ten (10) hours from the time the room is rented, he/she rents or subrents the same sleeping room again.

C. For purposes of subsection B of this article, the term “rent” or “subrent” means the act of permitting a room to be occupied for any form of consideration. [Prior code Art. 18-13.]