[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Newburgh 9-23-1974 as Ch. 101 of the 1974 Municipal Code (former Ch. 100 of the 1974 Municipal Code, Publication and Proof of Ordinances, adopted as L.L. No. 2-1974, is on file in the town offices). Amendments noted where applicable.]
No local law shall be adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Newburgh until a public hearing has been held thereon in its final form before such Town Board not less than three (3) nor more than thirty (30) days after public notice has been given of the time and place of the holding of such public hearing. Such notice shall be given by the Town Clerk by causing the same to be published once in the official newspaper of the town or, if no newspaper has been so designated, a newspaper having general circulation in the town. Such notice shall contain the title of the proposed local law and a brief explanatory statement thereof.
The Town Clerk shall cause to be printed or otherwise reproduced copies of such proposed local law and shall, not later than the day such notice is published, post one (1) such copy, together with the notice of hearing, on the signboard at his office and shall also make copies of such proposed local law available at his office for inspection by and distribution to any interested person during business hours.
The Town Clerk shall forthwith upon the adoption of a local law by the Town Board post a copy thereof on the signboard at his office and shall, within ten (10) days after such adoption, cause the local law, or an abstract thereof describing the same in general terms, to be published in the official newspaper of the town.
Each local law shall be numbered consecutively beginning with No. 1 for each calendar year. When a local law is finally adopted and certified copies thereof are required by § 27 of the Municipal Home Rule Law to be filed in the office of the Town Clerk and the Secretary of State, the Town Clerk shall accordingly assign to such local law its appropriate number.