“Amusement park” means any permanent facility or park where amusement rides are available for use by the public. "Amusement ride” or “ride” means any type of ride, including, without limitation, any mechanical or aquatic device which carries passengers over a fixed or restricted route primarily for the passengers’ amusement. The terms include any ride propelled by its passengers or gravity if it is located in an amusement park.
Clark County Department of Building Codes regulates the safety of permanent rides in that county (includes part of Las Vegas).
April 10, 2017