Town of Neversink, NY
Sullivan County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Neversink: Art. I, 7-13-1988 by L.L. No. 6-1988; Art. II, 9-8-1993 by L.L. No. 5-1993. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 7-13-1988 by L.L. No. 6-1988]
This article shall be applicable to all territory within the limits of the Town of Neversink.
It shall be lawful for any authorized organization, defined in § 476, Article 14-H, of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York, the Bingo Licensing Law, to conduct the game of bingo within the territorial limits of the Town of Neversink, upon obtaining a license, subject to the provisions of this article, Article 14-H of the General Municipal Law, Article 19-B of the Executive Law, the Bingo Control Law, and rules and regulations adopted by the State Lottery or Bingo Control Commission, pursuant to State Lottery or Bingo Control Laws, and amendments to said laws. Any inconsistency between this article and said statutes shall be resolved in favor of those statutes.
[Amended 7-9-1997 by L.L. No. 1-1997]
The conduct of bingo games authorized by this article shall be subject to the restrictions set forth in § 479 of the General Municipal Law, as the same may be amended from time to time.
Games of bingo may be conducted in the Town of Neversink on Sunday, provided that the license to conduct such game so specifies.
Limited-period bingo, defined in § 476, Subdivision 10, of the General Municipal Law, may be conducted in accordance with the provisions of this article.
The provisions of the Bingo Licensing Law and the provisions of the State Lottery or Bingo Control Law,[1] at the time of the adoption of this article, shall control the licensing of organization and the conduct of bingo games in the Town of Neversink. This article incorporates said provisions by reference as if set forth in full herein.
[1]
Editor's Note: See General Municipal Law § 475 et seq. and Executive Law § 430 et seq., respectively.
In accordance with § 498 of the General Municipal Law, the Town Board hereby designates to the Town Clerk any authority granted to it in relation to the issuance, amendment and cancellation of licenses; the conduct of investigations and hearings; the supervision of the operation of the games; and the collection and transmission of fees.
The making of any false statement in any application for a license, in any statement annexed thereto or any other violation of the provisions of said Article 14-H of the General Municipal Law or any violation of the terms of such a license shall constitute a misdemeanor and shall subject the offender to forfeiture.
This Article shall become effective:
A. 
Upon approval of the same by a majority of the qualified electors of the Town of Neversink voting on a proposition therefor, duly submitted at a general or special election held within the town as provided by law; and[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: This chapter was approved at referendum 11-8-1989.
B. 
Upon filing with the State Lottery Control Commission a copy of such Article within 10 days after its adoption as above provided.
[Adopted 9-8-1993 as L.L. No. 5-1993]
This Article shall be applicable to all territory within the limits of the Town of Neversink.
It shall be lawful for any authorized organization defined in Article 9-A, § 186, of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York (the "Games of Chance Licensing Law") to conduct games of chance within the territorial limits of the Town of Neversink, upon obtaining a license therefor, subject to the provisions of this Article, subject to the Games of Chance Licensing Law and subject to rules and regulations adopted by the New York State Racing and Wagering Board and amendments to said laws and regulations. Any inconsistency between this Article and said statutes and regulations shall be resolved in favor of those statutes and regulations.
The conduct of games of chance authorized by this Article shall be subject to the restrictions imposed by Section 189 of the Games of Chance Licensing Law.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: See § 189 of the General Municipal Law.
Games of chance may be conducted in the Town of Neversink on Sunday, provided that the license to conduct such games so specifies.
A. 
License applications shall be made to the Town Clerk in accordance with Section 190 of the Games of Chance Licensing Law.[1] Except as otherwise herein provided, all license applications shall contain the information required in Section 190 of the Games of Chance Licensing Law.
[1]
Editor's Note: See § 190 of the General Municipal Law.
B. 
Any authorized organization having obtained an identification number from the New York State Racing and Wagering Board and having applied for no more than one license to conduct games of chance during the 12 months immediately preceding may file with the Town Clerk a summary application in a form to be prescribed by the New York State Racing and Wagering Board as provided in § 190, Subdivision 3, of the General Municipal Law.
The Sheriff of the County of Sullivan shall exercise control over and supervision of all games of chance conducted under duly authorized license. The Sheriff of the County of Sullivan shall have all those powers and duties set forth in and for the enforcement of Article 9-A of the Games of Chance Licensing Law.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: See Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law.
This Article shall become effective:
A. 
Upon approval of the same by a majority of the qualified electors of the Town of Neversink voting on a proposition therefor duly submitted at a general or special election held within the town pursuant to the provisions of the Municipal Home Rule Law; and[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: This Article was approved at referendum 11-2-1993.
B. 
Upon filing with the Secretary of State.