Village of
New York Mills
Oneida County, NY
 Laws 

PART II GENERAL LEGISLATION Chapter 107, GAMES OF CHANCE

Body:

107-1.  Title.

 

This chapter shall be known as "Conduct of Games of Chance Law in the Village of New York Mills." 

 

107-2.  Definitions. 

 

A.  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.  

VILLAGE  -- The Village of New York Mills, New York.  

B.  That the remaining definitions set forth in  186 of the General Municipal Law are incorporated by reference.   

 

107-3.  Games of chance authorized.

 

Authorized organizations may upon the obtainment of a license from the Clerk of the Village of New York Mills conduct games of chance within the Village of New York Mills 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.

 

107-4.  Sunday games.

 

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. 

 

107-5.  Enforcement.

 

The chief law enforcement officer of the Village 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. 

 

107-6.  Penalties for offenses.

 

The unauthorized conduct of a game of chance shall constitute and be punishable as a misdemeanor. 

 

107-7.  Effective date.

 

This chapter shall take effect immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State's office, following its approval at a referendum by a majority of qualified voters voting thereon at a general (special) election held pursuant to the provisions of  24 of the Municipal Home Rule Law.