Town of Oyster Bay, NY
Nassau County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Oyster Bay 12-19-1967 by L.L. No. 8-1967. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Administration of government — See Ch. 4.
Annual budgets — See Ch. 12.
All requests for transfer of funds instituted by the department heads shall be directed to the Town Board, setting forth the necessity for the transfer, and the same shall be filed with the Town Clerk, with copies to the executive assistant to the Supervisor and the Town Comptroller.
The Town Clerk shall thereupon assign a transfer of funds number and place the request for the transfer of funds on the calendar, pursuant to the calendar rules and practice.
It shall be the responsibility of the Supervisor to review all requests for transfer of funds instituted by the department heads, and to submit, in writing, his recommendation on such requests for transfer of funds at the meeting of the Town Board at which said requests for transfer of funds have been placed upon the discussion calendar of the Town Board at its request, identifying the same with the transfer of funds number assigned to it by the Town Clerk.
It shall be the responsibility of the Town Comptroller to review all requests for transfer of funds and to submit his written certification as to the availability of funds to the Town Board prior to the meeting of said Town Board at which said requests have been placed upon the discussion calendar and a copy of such written certification shall be filed with the executive assistant to the Supervisor identifying the same with the transfer of funds number assigned to it by the Town Clerk.
The Town Board shall either grant or deny the request for the transfer of funds pursuant to its calendar rules and practice, notwithstanding the written recommendation of the Supervisor or his failure to render a recommendation in writing.
Nothing herein shall be interpreted to alter or amend the provisions of the Town Law, including but not limited to Articles 3-A and 8, relating to the Town Board's sole responsibility for determining the transfer or expenditure of funds.