[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Rush 8-23-1977 by L.L. No. 3-1977. Amendments noted where applicable.]
This chapter is enacted pursuant to the authority of Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York, and shall be known as the "Games of Chance Law of the Town of Rush."
The words and terms used in this chapter shall have the same meanings as such words and terms have when used in Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law, unless otherwise provided herein or unless the context requires different meanings:
- The Town of Rush.
- The chief law enforcement officer of Monroe County.
Games of chance may be conducted in the Town by an authorized organization, after obtaining a license therefor, in accordance with the provisions, requirements and limitations of Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law, the rules and regulations of the New York State Racing and Wagering Board and this chapter.
In addition to the restrictions contained in § 189 of the General Municipal Law, the conduct of games of chance in the Town shall be subject to the following restrictions: No organization shall be considered an authorized organization unless such organization is the owner of real property in the Town of Rush.
This chapter shall take effect immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State after approval thereof by the voters of the Town voting thereon at the next succeeding biennial Town election.