[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Bath 6-28-1982. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Pursuant to § 18 of the Public Officers Law of the State of New York, the Town of Bath does hereby confer the benefits of such § 18 of the Public Officers Law upon its employees as defined therein.
The Town of Bath hereby agrees to be held liable for the costs hereinafter incurred under the provisions of such law.
Such benefits and liability for costs shall be conferred and incurred only in those cases in which the employee has complied with all of the requirements and conditions as set forth in § 18 of the Public Officers Law.
The Town of Bath shall purchase insurance from an insurance company authorized by law to transact business in this state against any liability imposed by the provisions of § 18 of the Public Officers Law or this chapter.
This chapter shall become effective upon the effective date of the insurance to be purchased hereunder.