General Provisions
01.20.080
Presumption of Ownership-Vehicle
1.20.080 Presumption of Ownership-Vehicle:

For purposes of the Shawnee Municipal Code and the enforcement of the provisions thereof, there shall be a prima facie presumption that a Person named as the registered owner of a vehicle on the date of the violation, as reflected on the official title, registration, vehicle identification number, or official records of the Kansas Department of Revenue, Division of Motor Vehicles, is the Person who owned and operated the vehicle at the point where, and for the time during which, the unlawful act prohibited by the Shawnee Municipal Code occurred. If the registered owner of such vehicle is a business or corporation, there shall be a prima facie presumption that the Person identified as the corporate president listed on the most current annual report on file in the State of Kansas Secretary of State’s Office is the Person who owned and operated the vehicle at the point where, and for the time during which, the unlawful act prohibited by the Shawnee Municipal Code Ordinance occurred.
(Ord. 2790, 2005)