Village of Lake Grove, NY
Suffolk County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Lake Grove 11-16-1978 as Ch. 62 of the 1978 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Building construction — See Ch. 65.
Zoning — See Ch. 175.
Every applicant for a change of zone, variance, special permit, approval of a plat, exemption from a plat or official map, site plan approval or any other license or permit shall, when making such application to the appropriate agency of the Village of Lake Grove, submit an affidavit certifying the name and address of each state or local officer or employee in Suffolk County interested in the application, if any.
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
CORPORATION
Any corporation, domestic or foreign, whether business, membership or organized pursuant to special legislation, but excluding any corporation whose stock is traded on any regularly organized stock market as defined by Rule 4533 of the Civil Practice Law and Rules.
INTEREST
A person is interested in an application when he or his spouse or a person by consanguinity related to either of them within the third degree:
A. 
Is an owner, contract vendee, lessee of or a holder of an instrument creating an encumbrance upon the real property which is the subject of the application.
B. 
Is an officer, director or stockholder (legally or beneficially) of a corporation which is the owner, contract vendee, lessee of or a holder of an instrument creating an encumbrance upon the real property which is the subject of the application, or has an agreement to purchase stock of such a corporation.
C. 
Is an employee of an owner, contract vendee, lessee of or a holder of an instrument creating an encumbrance upon the real property which is the subject of the application.
D. 
Is a member of a partnership, joint venture or association which is the owner, contract vendee, lessee of or a holder of an instrument creating an encumbrance upon the real property which is the subject of the application, or has an agreement to purchase an interest in the partnership, joint venture or association.
E. 
Has an agreement, express or implied, whereby the amount of his compensation for services is dependent or contingent upon the granting of the application.
OFFICER OR EMPLOYEE
All officers, elected or appointed; all special counsel; all members of boards, commissions or committees, whether paid or unpaid; all other persons whose salaries are paid by the state or local municipality within Suffolk County; members of boards and commissioners of local public authorities or other public corporations within Suffolk County, but not including volunteer firemen or civil defense volunteers.
In the event that there is any change in any matter set forth in the submitted affidavit after filing same but before the public hearing, the affiant shall submit a supplemental affidavit within 72 hours after such change or at the public hearing, whichever is earlier.
Any person committing an offense against any provision of this chapter shall, upon conviction, be guilty of a violation pursuant to the Penal Law of the State of New York, punishable by a fine not exceeding $250 or by imprisonment for a term not exceeding 15 days, or by both such fine and imprisonment.