City of Poughkeepsie, NY
Dutchess County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
GENERAL REFERENCES
Duties and powers of Common Council — See Charter Art. II.
Recreation Commission — See Administrative Code Art. XV.
Building Code provisions regarding amusement devices — See Code of Ordinances Section 6-41 et seq.
Construction of buildings having places of entertainment together with other occupancies — See Code of Ordinances Section 6-77.
General powers of city enumerated — See Administrative Code Section 2.04.
Recreation Commission — See Administrative Code Art. XV.
Building Code provisions regarding amusement devices — See Code of Ordinances Section 6-41 et seq.
Smoking in theaters — See Code of Ordinances Section 8-14.
Use of fire or open flame in theaters — See Code of Ordinances Section 8-15.
Fireman to be on duty at theater — See Code of Ordinances Section 8-16.
Smoking rooms required — See Code of Ordinances Section 8-17.
Rooms for film projection — See Code of Ordinances Section 8-18.
Bingo — See Code of Ordinances Section 3-14 et seq.
Article I In General

Section 3-1 Collecting in streets, public places for singing, other amusements.

Section 3-2 Sunday athletic events.

Section 3-3 Sunday movies.

Section 3-4 Public assemblies; requirement for license.

Section 3-5 through Section 3-13. (Reserved)

Article II Bingo

Section 3-14 Definitions.

Section 3-15 Authority to conduct game.

Section 3-16 Application for license.

Section 3-17 Denial of application, hearing required.

Section 3-18 Issuance, duration of license.

Section 3-19 Amendment of license.

Section 3-20 Form of license.

Section 3-21 Authority of City Chamberlain.

Section 3-22 Restrictions upon licensed game.

Section 3-23 Day for holding games, restricted.

Section 3-24 Charge for admission and participation fixed.

Section 3-25 Participation by minors restricted.

Section 3-26 Frequency, location of games restricted.

Section 3-27 Restrictions upon personnel conducting games.

Section 3-28 Restrictions upon equipment used in games.

Section 3-29 Restrictions upon expenses incurred.

Section 3-30 Advertising of bingo games.

Section 3-31 Award of prizes.

Section 3-32 Statement, record of receipts, expenditures.

Section 3-33 Examination of books, records, personnel; secrecy of information.

Section 3-34 Appeals to Control Commission.

Section 3-35 Immunity from prosecution.

Section 3-36 Forfeiture of license; grounds, effect.

Section 3-37 Amendment, repeal of provisions; effective date.

Section 3-38 through Section 3-47. (Reserved)

Article III Carnivals, Circuses and Theatrical Performances

Section 3-48 License required, fees prescribed for designated amusements.

Section 3-49 Duration, expiration of designated licenses.

Section 3-50 Inspection, approval of premises prerequisite to licensing.

Section 3-51 Licensed premises subject to inspection.

Section 3-52 Licensing of carnivals.

Section 3-53 Restrictions on carnivals.

Article IV Games of Chance by Certain Organizations

Section 3-54 Definitions.

Section 3-55 Authority to conduct games of chance.

Section 3-56 Restrictions upon conduct of games of chance.

Section 3-57 Application for license to conduct games of chance.

Section 3-58 Application for license; authorized games of chance lessor.

Section 3-59 Issuance, duration of license.

Section 3-60 Denial of application; hearing required.

Section 3-61 Amendments of license.

Section 3-62 Form of license.

Section 3-63 Display of license.

Section 3-64 Control and supervision; suspension of licenses; inspection of premises.

Section 3-65 Service of alcoholic beverages.

Section 3-66 Participation by persons under eighteen.

Section 3-67 Frequency of games; hours of conduct.

Section 3-68 Sunday: conduct of games on.

Section 3-69 Games prohibited; certain holidays.

Section 3-70 Restrictions upon personnel conducting games of chance.

Section 3-71 Restrictions upon equipment used in games.

Section 3-72 Restrictions upon expenses incurred.

Section 3-73 Charge for admission and participation.

Section 3-74 Award of prizes; alcoholic beverages prohibited.

Section 3-75 Restrictions upon advertising.

Section 3-76 Statement of receipts, expenses; additional license fees.

Section 3-77 Examination of books and records; examination of officers and employees; disclosure of information.

Section 3-78 Appeals to the New York State Board of Racing and Wagering from decision of City Clerk or officer.

Section 3-79 Exemption from prosecution.

Section 3-80 Forfeiture of license; ineligibility to apply for license.

Section 3-81 Unlawful games of chance.

Section 3-82 Amendment and appeal of provisions; effective date.

Section 3-83 Severability.

Article V Coin-Operated Amusement Devices

Section 3-84 Statement of policy.

Section 3-85 Registration of proprietors of coin-operated amusement devices.