[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Schodack 12-10-1981 as L.L. No. 2-1981. Amendments noted where applicable.]
It is hereby declared to be the intent and policy of the Town of Schodack, County of Rensselaer, State of New York, to protect its officers and employees pursuant to the provisions of § 18 of the Public Officers Law of the State of New York.
The Town of Schodack hereby agrees to confer the benefits of the aforesaid § 18 of the Public Officers Law of the State of New York upon the officers and employees of the Town of Schodack and to be held liable for the costs incurred under the provisions of such § 18 of the Public Officers Law.
The implementation of this chapter shall be in accordance with all of the terms and provisions of § 18 of the aforesaid Public Officers Law, and the Town and its officers and employees shall be controlled by the provisions contained within such law.