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Town of Catskill, NY
Greene County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Catskill 9-4-1990 by L.L. No. 1-1990. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Bingo — See Ch. 84.
This chapter 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 Town of Catskill."
The words and terms used in this chapter shall have the same meanings as such words and terms as used in Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law, unless otherwise provided herein or the context requires a different meaning. "Town" means the Town of Catskill.
Games of chance may be conducted in the town by an authorized organization, 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 chapter.
The conduct of games of chance on Sundays is authorized, except as otherwise provided in Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law.
In addition to the restrictions contained in § 189 of the General Municipal Law, the conduct of games of chance in the town shall be subject to the following restrictions: NONE.
The Greene County Sheriff's Department will act as the chief law enforcement agency for enforcement of the provisions of this chapter.
This chapter shall take effect immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State, after approval thereof by a majority of the voters qualified to vote for officers in the Town of Catskill, New York, voting thereon at the general election to be held November 6, 1990.[1]
Editor's Note: This chapter passed at referendum on 11-6-1990.