Village of Depew, NY
Erie County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Depew 1-7-1980 by L.L. No. 1-1980. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Amusements — See Ch. 64.
A. 
Pursuant to § 187 of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York, entitled "Local Option" and subject to the provisions of Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law and pursuant to the direction contained in Subdivision 2 of § 9 of Article 1 of the Constitution of the State, whereby the legislature grants to every municipality the right, power and authority to authorize the conduct of games of chance by authorized organizations within the territorial limits of such municipality and further provides that a local law or ordinance adopted by a town shall be operative in any village or within any part of any village located within such town if, after adoption of such local law, the Board of Trustees of such Village adopts a local law subject to a permissive referendum as provided in Article 9 of the Village Law, authorizing the issuance of licenses by the Town for games of chance within such Village, the Village of Depew hereby elects to have such town enact enactment to be applicable to the Village of Depew.
B. 
This section may be repealed only by a local law which shall also be subject to a permissive referendum or by enactment of a local law authorizing games of chance as provided in § 188 of Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law.
C. 
Authorized organizations located in that portion of the Village of Depew within the boundaries of the Town of Cheektowaga may obtain their licenses for games of chance from the Town of Cheektowaga, New York, and subject to the Games of Chance Law of the State of New York.
[Amended 8-2-1988 by L.L. No. 4-1988]
Any violation of any provision of this chapter shall be punishable as provided by § 1-10 of Chapter 1 entitled "General Provisions" of this Code.