[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Ithaca as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Residency requirements — See Ch. 73.
[Adopted 4-11-1994 by L.L. No. 9-1994 (approved at mandatory referendum 11-8-1994)]
This article is enacted pursuant to § 10, Subdivision 1(ii)a(1), and § 10, Subdivision 1(ii)d(3), of the Municipal Home Rule Law of the State of New York.
The term of office of the Supervisor of the Town of Ithaca shall be changed from two years to four years.
The change in the length of term of the Town Supervisor shall occur effective January 1, 1996, and shall apply to persons elected to that position who assume office on and after January 1, 1996.
This article shall amend, in its application to the Town of Ithaca, § 24 of the Town Law with respect to the term of the office of the Supervisor of the Town of Ithaca.
In accordance with the provisions of § 23 of the Municipal Home Rule Law, this article shall be submitted for approval to the electors of the Town of Ithaca at the next general Town election to be held on November 8, 1994.
This article, if approved by the electors, shall take effect immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State after approval by a majority of the electors voting thereon in accordance with the requirements of § 27 of the Municipal Home Rule Law.
Editor's Note: The adoption of L.L. No. 9-1994 (comprising this chapter) was approved at mandatory referendum 11-8-1994.