Village of Warsaw, NY
Wyoming County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Warsaw as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Boards, commissions and committees — See Ch. 3.
Defense and indemnification — See Ch. 7.
Code of Ethics — See Ch. 11.
Residency requirements — See Ch. 27.
[Adopted 2-17-2014 by L.L. No. 1-2014]
This article is adopted pursuant to the provisions of Article 2, § 10, of the Municipal Home Rule Law and Article 3, § 3-302, of the Village Law of the State of New York.
It is the intent and purpose of this article to increase the term of office of Trustee from two years to four years in accordance with the provisions of Village Law § 3-302, Subdivision 5.
A. 
For the Trustee positions currently held by Trustee Wagner and Trustee Barber:
(1) 
Said current two-year term will be expiring on the 31st day of March after the next Village election scheduled for March 18, 2014; and
(2) 
The successive term of office for those elected to said position in the Village election scheduled for the third Tuesday in March 2014 shall be a four-year term and shall apply to those elected thereafter; and
(3) 
Said term is subject to permissive referendum pursuant to § 21-4 below.
B. 
For the Trustee position currently held by Trustee Appleton and Trustee Marsh:
(1) 
Said current two-year-term will be expiring on the 31st day of March after the Village election scheduled for March 17, 2015;
(2) 
The successive term of office for those elected to said position in the Village election scheduled for the third Tuesday in March 2015 shall be a four-year term and shall apply to those elected thereafter; and
(3) 
Said term is subject to permissive referendum pursuant to § 21-4 below.
This article shall be subject to a permissive referendum and shall become effective in 30 days after its adoption, or, thereafter, upon approval by the affirmative vote of a majority of the qualified electors of the Village voting on such proposition for its approval if, within 30 days after its adoption, there is filed with the Village Clerk a petition signed and acknowledged by electors in the Village in number equal to at least 20% of such electors in the Village, as shown on the register of electors for the previous general Village election, protesting against such act or resolution and requesting that it be submitted to the electors of the Village for their approval or disapproval.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: No valid petition for referendum was filed.
This article shall supersede Village Law § 3-301 and § 3-302, Subdivision 5, relating to the term of office for Trustee of the Village of Warsaw.
In the event that any word, phrase or part of this article shall be declared unconstitutional, the same shall be severed and separated from the remainder of this article and shall not effect the remainder of said article, which shall remain in full force and effect.
This article shall take effect upon posting and filing and following such permissive referendum as may be called by the resident electors of the Village or, in the absence of such permissive referendum, upon the expiration of the time period within which a permissive referendum may be called for.
[Adopted 2-17-2014 by L.L. No. 2-2014]
This article is adopted pursuant to the provisions of Article 2, § 10, of the Municipal Home Rule Law and Article 3, § 3-302, of the Village Law of the State of New York.
It is the intent and purpose of this article to increase the term of office of Mayor from two years to four years in accordance with the provisions of Village Law § 3-302, Subdivision 5.
For the Mayoral position currently held by Mayor Robinson:
A. 
Said current two-year-term will be expiring on the 31st day of March after the Village election scheduled for March 17, 2015;
B. 
The successive term of office for those elected to said position in the Village election scheduled for the third Tuesday in March 2015 shall be a four-year term and shall apply to those elected thereafter; and
C. 
Said term is subject to permissive referendum pursuant to § 21-11 below.
This article shall be subject to a permissive referendum and shall become effective in 30 days after its adoption, or, thereafter, upon approval by the affirmative vote of a majority of the qualified electors of the Village voting on such proposition for its approval if, within 30 days after its adoption, there is filed with the Village Clerk a petition signed and acknowledged by electors in the Village in number equal to at least 20% of such electors in the Village, as shown on the register of electors for the previous general village election, protesting against such act or resolution and requesting that it be submitted to the electors of the Village for their approval or disapproval.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: No valid petition for referendum was filed.
This article shall supersede Village Law § 3-301 and § 3-302, Subdivision 5, relating to the term of office for Mayor of the Village of Warsaw.
In the event that any word, phrase or part of this article shall be declared unconstitutional, the same shall be severed and separated from the remainder of this article and shall not effect the remainder of said article, which shall remain in full force and effect.
This article shall take effect upon posting and filing and following such permissive referendum as may be called by the resident electors of the Village or, in the absence of such permissive referendum, upon the expiration of the time period within which a permissive referendum may be called for.