[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Bath as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 2-18-1958; amended in its entirety 4-30-1979 by L.L. No. 5-1979]
It shall be lawful for any authorized organization, upon obtaining a license therefor as provided by General Municipal Law Article 14-H, and the rules and regulations adopted by the State Racing and Wagering Board pursuant to the State Lottery Control Law, to conduct the game or games of bingo within the territorial limits of the Village of Bath. This article incorporates, by reference, as if set forth in full herein, the provisions of the aforesaid statutes, rules and regulations with regard to the conduct of games of bingo.
[Adopted 1-16-1989 by L.L. No. 1-1989]
This article 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 Village of Bath."
The words and terms used in this article shall have the same meanings as such words and terms used in Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York.
Games of chance may be conducted in the Village by authorized organizations, 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 article.
The conduct of games of chance on Sundays is authorized except as otherwise restricted in Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law.
The power and duties set forth in § 194, Subdivision 1, of the General Municipal Law shall be exercised by the Police Chief of the Village of Bath.
This article shall take effect immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State after approval by the voters of the Village voting thereon at an election to be held on March 21, 1989.
Editor's Note: This article received the affirmative vote of a majority of the qualified electors voting thereon at the election held 3-21-1989.