[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Glen Cove 8-25-1981 by L.L. No. 1-1981 as Ch. 112 of the 1981 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
The purpose of this chapter is to permit the operation of the game of bingo by authorized organizations in the City of Glen Cove pursuant to Article 1, Section 9, of the Constitution of the State of New York, and as implemented by the State Bingo Control Law and the Bingo Licensing Law.
Editor's Note: See Art. 19-B of the Executive Law and Art. 14-H of General Municipal Law, § 475 et seq.
It shall be lawful for any authorized organization, as defined in § 476 of Article 14-H of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York, upon obtaining the required license, to conduct the game of bingo within the territorial limits of the City of Glen Cove, New York, subject to the provisions of this chapter, Article 14-H of the General Municipal Law, Article 19-B of the Executive Law and any amendments to said laws.
The conduct of bingo games authorized by this chapter shall be subject to the restrictions contained in General Municipal Law § 479.
The City Clerk is hereby designated to exercise all of the authority granted to the City Council under § 498 of the General Municipal Law, in relation to the issuance, amendment and cancellation of licenses, the conduct of investigations and hearings, the supervision of the operation of the games and the collection and transmission of fees.
Games of bingo may be conducted in the city on the first day of the week, commonly known and designated as Sunday, provided that the license to conduct such games so specifies.
Any license issued pursuant to this chapter shall specify that the holding, operating and conducting of the game of bingo on Sunday is permissible unless the City Clerk shall determine that the conduct of the game on Sundays shall interfere with the good order and repose of the neighborhood where the game is to be conducted.