Federal and State Laws
New York Laws
New York Municipal Home Rule Law Part 1 - THE COUNTY CHARTER LAW
30 - Short Title.
This part shall be known and may be cited and referred to as the "county charter law."
31 - Application.
This part shall apply to each county of the state except a county in the city of New York.
32 - Definitions.
For the purposes of this part, the following terms shall mean and include: 1. "Board of supervisors." The board of supervisors or other elective governing...
33 - Power to Adopt, Amend and Repeal County Charters.
1. Subject to restrictions in the constitution, in this article or in any other applicable law, the board of supervisors of any county as defined...
33-a - Transfer of Functions or Duties of Local Governments and Districts.
1. Subject to restrictions in the constitution, in this article or in any other applicable law, the board of supervisors of any county may, by...
34 - Limitations and Restrictions.
1. The legislature hereby imposes the following limitations on the powers of counties to prepare, adopt and amend county charters and charter laws. 2. Except...
35 - Legislative Intent; Construction.
1. It is the intention of the legislature by this county charter law to provide for carrying into effect the provisions of paragraph (h) of...
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