Town of New Paltz, NY
Ulster County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of New Paltz 8-11-1986 by L.L. No. 6-1986. Amendments noted where applicable.]
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This chapter shall be known and may be cited as the "Games of Chance Licensing Local Law."
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The Town Board of the Town of New Paltz hereby declares that the raising of funds for the promotion of bona fide charitable, educational, scientific, health, religious and patriotic causes and undertakings is in the public interest.
This chapter is authorized by Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York. All provisions of said Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law are hereby incorporated into this chapter by reference as though the same were fully set forth herein.
The regulation of said games of chance and the supervision thereof shall be governed by Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York and shall be governed by the New York State Racing and Wagering Board.
The restrictions and regulations concerning the conduct of said games of chance shall be as set forth in Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York.
The application and procedure for the obtaining of a license to operate games of chance shall be governed by Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York.
Additional and further rules and regulations concerning the operation and running of games of chance shall be as set forth in Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York.
Except as may otherwise be provided in Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York, the provisions of this chapter shall not be effective in the Town of New Paltz, County of Ulster, State of New York, unless and until a proposition submitted at a general or special election shall be approved by a vote of the majority of the qualified electors in said Town of New Paltz, County of Ulster, State of New York.[1] Upon an approving vote, this chapter shall take effect on the 30th day thereafter.
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Editor's Note: This legislation passed at referendum 11-4-1986.