Town of Rotterdam, NY
Schenectady County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Rotterdam 11-5-1980 by L.L. No. 12-1980. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Bingo — See Ch. 83.

§ 142-1 Authorization.

The Town Board of the Town of Rotterdam pursuant to the authority granted to municipalities by Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York, does hereby adopt Local Law No. 12 of the year 1980 approving and authorizing the conduct within the Town of Rotterdam of games of chance by authorized organizations upon the obtaining of a license therefor from the Town Clerk of the Town of Rotterdam in accordance with and pursuant to the provisions of Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law and the rules and regulations promulgated by the Racing and Wagering Board of the State of New York.

§ 142-2 Incorporation of provisions; purpose.

A. 
The Town Board of the Town of Rotterdam does hereby adopt and enact, as part of this chapter, the provisions of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York and the rules and regulations of the Racing and Wagering Board of the State of New York, as adopted and amended from time to time, and the same are incorporated by reference and made a part hereof as though more specifically set forth herein.
B. 
The purpose of this chapter is to implement the provisions of Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law and the rules and regulations of the Racing and Wagering Board of the State of New York as they apply to games of chance conducted by authorized organizations within the Town of Rotterdam.

§ 142-3 Passage at referendum.

This chapter was subject to a mandatory referendum held on November 4, 1980, and the proposition therefor was approved by a majority vote of the qualified electors of the Town of Rotterdam voting thereon at a general election.

§ 142-4 Conduct of games on Sunday.

[Added 7-10-1981 by L.L. No. 10-1981; amended 3-12-1986 by L.L. No. 4-1986]
The conduct of games of chance on Sunday is hereby authorized, subject to the limitations and restrictions set forth in Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law.