[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of West Bloomfield as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 3-11-2009 by L.L. No. 1-2009]
The title of this article is "A Local Law to Establish the Residency Requirements for the Appointed Office of Court Clerk of the Town of West Bloomfield."
This article is adopted pursuant to Municipal Home Rule Law § 10(1)(ii)(a), which grants to local governments the authority to enact local laws regarding the qualifications of local officers, and is intended to amend and supersede § 23(1) of the Town Law with respect to the residency requirements for the position of Court Clerk in the Town of West Bloomfield.
The person holding the office of Court Clerk in the Town of West Bloomfield need not be a resident nor an elector of the Town of West Bloomfield; provided, however, that such person shall reside in the county in which such Town is located or an adjoining county within the State of New York.