Town of Thompson, NY
Sullivan County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Thompson 7-7-1981 by L.L. No. 5-1981 as Ch. 54 of the 1981 Code.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Bingo — See Ch. 98.
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Editor's Note: This chapter, as originally adopted by L.L. No. 1-1979, was approved at the special election held 6-12-1979.
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the following meanings:
OFFICER
The Sheriff of the County of Sullivan, New York.
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Editor's Note: The definitions of "Clerk" and "municipality" which appeared in this section were deleted at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law, titled "Games of Chance Licensing Law," be and the same is hereby incorporated herein and made a part hereof with the same force and effect as though more fully set forth at length and shall apply to the conduct of all games of chance to be held or conducted within the territorial limits of the Town of Thompson, Sullivan County, New York.
The rules and regulations of the New York State Racing and Wagering Board, as the same shall apply to the licensing of games of chance, be and the same are hereby incorporated herein and made a part hereof with the same force and effect as though more fully set forth at length and shall apply to the conduct of all games of chance to be held or conducted within the territorial limits of the Town of Thompson, Sullivan County, New York.
Games of chance may be conducted within the territorial limits of the Town of Thompson, Sullivan County, New York, by authorized organizations, as defined in Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law. Each such organization shall obtain a license for the conduct of such games to be held within the territorial limits of said Town of Thompson subject to the definitions, limitations, restrictions and regulations imposed and as set forth in Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law and the rules and regulations of the State Racing and Wagering Board and as said Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law and said rules and regulations of the State Racing and Wagering Board may from time to time hereafter be modified or amended.
The Town of Thompson, pursuant to the provisions of Subdivision 2 of § 194 of the General Municipal Law, does hereby designate the Sheriff of the County of Sullivan, New York, as the chief law enforcement officer to enforce the terms and provisions of this chapter, and he shall exercise those powers and duties as set forth in Subdivision 1 of § 194 of the General Municipal Law.
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.[1]
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Editor's Note: Original § 54-7, Mandatory referendum required, which immediately followed this section, was deleted at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).