[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Kings Point 9-4-2002 by L.L. No. 3-2002. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Pursuant to the provisions of Article IX of the New York State Constitution and Subdivision 1(ii) of § 10 of the Municipal Home Rule Law, § 41 of the General Construction Law, and all other laws which may be to the contrary, are hereby superseded to the extent necessary, in order to implement the provisions of § 5-2.
No board, committee, commission, or other body of the Village of Kings Point shall take any action, whether it be to grant, grant with conditions, deny, deny with conditions, modify, or otherwise, with regard to any application or matter before it, except with the concurring vote of a majority of the members of such body. The foregoing shall not prevent the chairperson, or other member acting in lieu thereof, from adjourning an application or other matter until such a concurring vote may be obtained.
This section shall not supersede any law of general application which requires a greater number than the concurring vote of a majority of the members of such body for certain actions or under certain circumstances.
[Added 11-26-2012 by L.L. No. 6-2012]
Definitions. As used in this section, the following terms shall have the following meanings:
- BEST VALUE
- Best value as defined in State Finance Law § 163, as such may be amended from time to time.
- PURCHASE CONTRACT
- All purchase contracts, including service contracts, but excluding any purchase contracts necessary for the completion of a public works contract pursuant to Article 8 of the Labor Law, as such may be amended from time to time.
Pursuant to the provisions of General Municipal Law § 103, the Board of Trustees is hereby authorized, if and when it is determined by such Board to be in the best interests of the Village, to award a particular purchase contract on the basis of best value.
Such authority may be exercised by the Board of Trustees with regard to any such purchase contract whether or not it reaches the threshold requiring competitive bidding pursuant to General Municipal Law § 103.