[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Piermont 11-14-1977 by L.L. No. 27-1977 as Ch. 57 of the 1977 Code.. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Amusements — See Ch. 61.
Editor's Note: This chapter was originally adopted 12-6-1976 by L.L. No. 21-1977 and approved at referendum 3-15-1977.
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- AUTHORIZED ORGANIZATION
- 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.
Authorized organizations may, upon the obtainment of a license from the Clerk of the Village of Piermont, conduct games of chance within the Village of Piermont 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.
The chief law enforcement officer, namely the Chief of Police of the Village of Piermont, shall exercise control over and supervise over 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.
This chapter shall take effect immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State's office, following its approval at referendum by a majority of qualified voters voting thereon at a general election held pursuant to the provisions of § 24 of the Municipal Home Rule Law.