Town of Tonawanda, NY
Erie County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Tonawanda 9-21-1970 by L.L. No. 1-1970. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Adoption of local laws — See Ch. 16.

§ 24-1 Amendment of state law.

[Amended 12-1-1980 by L.L. No. 1-1981]
Section 133 of the Town Law, as last amended by Chapter 713 of the Laws of 1970, is hereby amended in its application to the Town of Tonawanda, New York, to read as follows:
"Section 133. When ordinance shall take effect. Every ordinance and every amendment to an ordinance hereafter adopted or approved by the Town Board of the Town of Tonawanda shall be entered in its minutes and a notice setting forth the title thereof, a brief description of the provisions thereof and a statement that the original is on file and may be inspected in the office of the Town Clerk shall be published in the official newspaper of the town or, if there is none, in a newspaper, designated by the Town Board, having general circulation in the town, once, and a printed copy of such notice shall be posted on the signboard maintained by the Town Clerk pursuant to Subdivision 6 of § 30 of this chapter, and affidavits of such publication and posting shall be filed with the Town Clerk. Such ordinance or amendment shall take effect 10 days after such publication and posting; but such ordinance or amendment shall take effect from the date of its service as against a person served personally with a copy thereof, certified by the Town Clerk under the corporate seal of the town and showing the date of its passage and entry in the minutes."

§ 24-2 Referendum.

This chapter shall be subject to referendum on petition and shall take effect, subject to the provisions of § 24 of the Municipal Home Rule Law, when filed in the office of the Secretary of State pursuant to § 27 of such law.