[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Chili 4-19-1978 (Ch. 66 of the 1980 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Bingo — See Ch. 187.
The purpose of this chapter is to authorize the conducting of games of chance within the Town of Chili.
This ordinance 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 Ordinance of the Town of Chili."
The words and terms used in this chapter shall have the same meaning as such words and terms are used in Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law, unless otherwise provided herein or the context requires a different meaning:
- The Chief Law Enforcement Officer of the County of Monroe in accordance with the option set forth in Subdivision 2 of § 194 of Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York.
- The Town of Chili.
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.
The conduct of games of chance on Sundays is authorized, except as otherwise provided in Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law.
This chapter shall take effect immediately after proper posting and publication as provided in the Town Law and in the event that, at a referendum held for the purpose of approving this chapter pursuant to the provisions of law, a majority of the qualified electors of the Town of Chili voting at said referendum shall approve the same by voting for the proposition.