Village of Spencerport, NY
Monroe County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Spencerport 4-29-1958 (Ch. 38 of the 1988 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Amusement centers and games — See Ch. 111.
Games of chance — See Ch. 169.

§ 120-1 Authorization to conduct games; license required.

[Amended 2-2-1988 by L.L. No. 1-1988]
A. 
It shall be lawful for any authorized organization, upon obtaining a license therefor, to conduct the game of bingo within the territorial limits of the Village, subject to the provisions of this chapter, to the provisions of Article 14-H of the General Municipal Law and to the provisions of the State Lottery Control Law.
B. 
No person, firm, association, corporation or organization other than an authorized organization licensed under the provisions of Article 14-H of the General Municipal Law shall be permitted to conduct such games.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: Original § 7-2, Operating regulations, of the prior Code and which immediately followed this subsection, was repealed 2-2-1988 by L.L. No. 1-1988.

§ 120-2 Penalties for offenses.

The unauthorized conduct of a bingo game and any willful violation of any provision of this chapter shall constitute and be punishable as a misdemeanor.

§ 120-3 Submission to electors.

This chapter shall become operative or effective after it has been approved by the majority of the electors voting on the proposition, which is to be submitted to a special election to be held within the municipality on 5-22-1958.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: This legislation was approved at referendum 5-22-1958.

§ 120-4 Sunday games. [1]

Any game of bingo conducted within the Village pursuant to a license issued in accordance with this chapter and the applicable statutes may be operated by authorized organizations on the first day of the week, commonly known as “Sunday.”
[1]
Editor's Note: Added at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).