[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Coeymans 3-8-1977 by L.L. No. 4-1977 (passed at referendum 11-8-1977). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Bingo — See Ch. 67.
This chapter shall be known as the "Games of Chance Law of the Town of Coeymans."
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- AUTHORIZED ORGANIZATIONS
- An authorized organization as defined in Subdivision 4 of § 186 of the General Municipal Law.
- GAMES OF CHANCE
- A game of chance as defined in Subdivision 3 of § 186 of the General Municipal Law.
- The Town of Coeymans.
Authorized organizations may, upon the obtainment of a license from the Clerk of the Town of Coeymans, conduct games of chance within the Town of Coeymans as provided in Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law and as provided further in this chapter. Such games of chance shall be conducted in accordance with the general state law and with the rules and regulations of the New York State Racing and Wagering Board and this chapter.
Games of chance on the first day of the week, commonly known as "Sunday," may be conducted pursuant to this chapter and appropriate statute and regulation.
The chief law enforcement officer, the Town of Coeymans Police Chief, shall exercise control over and supervision of all games of chance conducted under an appropriately issued license. Such officer shall have all those powers and duties set forth in Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law.