[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Corinth as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I Authority
Article II Coin Drops
[Adopted 2-3-1988 by L.L. No. 1-1988 (Ch. 84, Art. I, of the 1983 Code)]
This article is enacted pursuant to the authority of Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York and shall be known as the "Games of Chance Law of the Village of Corinth, New York."
The words and terms used in this article shall have the same meanings as such words and terms are used in Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York.
Games of chance may be conducted in the Village of Corinth, New York, by an authorized organization, after obtaining a license therefor, in accordance with the provisions, requirements and limitations of Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law, the rules and regulations of the New York State Racing and Wagering Board and this article.
The conduct of games of chance on Sundays is authorized, except as otherwise restricted in Article 9-A of the General Municipal Law.
The powers and duties as set forth in Subdivision 1 of § 194 of the General Municipal Law shall be exercised by the County Sheriff.
This article shall take effect immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State after approval thereof by the voters of the Village of Corinth, New York, voting thereon at an election to be held pursuant to the provisions of § 188 of the General Municipal Law.
Editor's Note: This article was approved by a majority of the qualified electors voting thereon at an election held 3-15-1988.
[Adopted 7-17-1991 (Ch. 84, Art. II, of the 1983 Code)]
The following regulations will be the policy for organizations holding coin drops:
No one under the age of 18 shall be allowed to participate in a coin drop.
All participants are required to wear brightly colored safety vests.
Prior to engaging in a coin drop, the organization is required to obtain approval for the coin drop from the Village Board of Trustees.