Yates County Local Laws
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Number                Title

1-56                      Establishing A Plan Of Self-Insurance As Provided For In Article 5 Of The
                             Workmen’s Compensation Law, And Providing For The Administration

2-56                      Authorizing The Board Of Supervisors Of The County Of Yates To Appoint
                             Deputy Commissioners Of Elections.

1-59                      Authorizing Chairman To Approve Attendance At Conventions, Conferences
                             And Schools

1-61                      Amending Local Law 1 Of 1956

1-62                      Did Not Pass

1-63                      Continuity Of Local Government

1-64                      Mental Health Board

1-66                      Weighted Voting

2-66                      Establishment Of The Office Of Public Defender

1-67                      Increase Workmen’s Compensation

2-67                      Authorizing The Purchase Of Insurance To Save Harmless And Protect The
                             County Clerk And Employees In The County Clerk’s Office Form Financial

1-71                      County Of Yates Snowmobile Local Law

2-71                      To Provide For Licensing And Regulating Commercial Refuse Collectors In
                             The Use Of The County Operated Sanitary Landfill Sites

3-71                      Reapportionment Plan

1-73                      Establish A Traffic Safety Board For Yates County

2-73                      Fixing Salaries Of County Legislators And County Officers

3-73                      Provides For Real Property Tax Exemption ($3,500.00)

1-75                      Provides For Real Property Tax Exemption ($4,500.00)

2-75                      Yates County Lug Prohibition Law

3-75                      Provides For Real Property Tax Exemption For Eligible Business Facilities
                             Certified By NYS Job Incentive Board

1-76                      Providing For The Filling Of Vacancies In The Yates County Legislature
                             (Repealed With Local Law 2-12)

2-76                      Yates County Freshwater Wetlands Protection Law

3-76                      Authorizing Yates County To Participate In The Western Regional Off-Track
                             Betting Corporation

4-76                      Yates County Local Law Legalizing Local Law No. 1-1976 Of The Town Of
                             Barrington

5-76                      Reduce To Zero The Percentage Of Exemption Provided Under Chapter
                             278 Of The Laws Of 1976 Of The State Of NY Loss Arising Out Of Alleged
                             Negligence In The Performance Of Duties

1-77                      Place Eligible Sheriff’s Department Employees Under The Classified
                             Service Of New York Civil Service Law

2-77                      Providing For Real Property Tax Exemption For Persons 65 Years Of Age
                             Or Over ($5,000.00)

1-78                      Collection Of Delinquent Village Taxes

2-78                      Repealing Local Law No. 2-73 Salaries Of County Legislators And Officers

2-78                      LOCAL LAW DEFEATED AT ELECTION AMENDING LOCAL LAW 3-76

3-78                      Damage Or Injuries On County Roads, Bridges (Rescinded With Local Law
                             2-10)

4-78                      Set Elected Officials Salaries

1-79                      Old Age Tax Exemption

1-80                      Prohibiting Storage Of Nuclear Waste

2-80                      Transportation Of Nuclear Waste

3-80                      County Clerk’s Salary

1-81                      Increase Old Age Exemption

1-82                      Increase Amount Of Exemption For Senior Citizens Real Property Tax

2-82                      Amending Local Law 3-71 (Reapportionment Plan)

1-84                      Keuka Lake Preservation Area

2-84                      Veterans Exemption

3-84                      Fire & Building Code

4-84                      Navigation Law-Special Deputy Sheriffs

1-85                      Treasurer’s Salary

2-85                      Incentive (Retirement)

3-85                      Amend Local Law 2-84 Fire & Building Code

4-85                      Workers’ Compensation Reserve

5-85                      Repeal Local Law 2-76    Freshwater Wetlands

1-87                      Establish The Office Of County Administrator For The County Of Yates –
                             Also See Local Law 4-88 (Amendment To 1-87)

2-87                      Increasing The Annual Salary Of The Yates County District Attorney (Lost)

3-87                      Increasing The Annual Salary Of The Yates County Treasurer (Lost)

1-88                      Establish Salary For County Treasurer For 1988 And 1989

2-88                      Increase Salary Of District Attorney For 1988

3-88                      Amend Section 9 Of The Apportionment Of The Workers’ Compensation
                             Plan Budget

4-88                      Amendment To Yates County Local Law No. 1 Of The Year 1987 –
                            Administrator

1-89                      Increase Amount Of Exemptions For Senior Citizens Real Property Tax

1-90                      Local Law Of Yates County Authorizing The Acquisition By The County Of
                             Certain Real Property And The Conveyance Of Such Real Property To The
                             Yates County Industrial Development Agency For Use As An Incubator
                             Facility

2-90                      Was rescinded

3-90                      Local Law To Increase Tax Exemption For Persons 65 Years Of Age Or
                             Over

4-90                      Local Law To Establish Tax Exemptions For Certain Eligible Business
                             Facilities

5-90                      Local Law Entitled “Approval Of Change In Administration (Lost)

5-90                      Local Law Entitled To Increase Salary Of District Attorney For The Years
                             1991 And 1992

6-90                      Local Law Entitled A Local Law Imposing A Surcharge On The Customers
                             Of Every Telephone Service Supplier Enhanced 911 Emergency

1-91                      A Local Law Entitled Authorize The County Treasurer To File Notice Of
                             Claims Pursuant To Section 22 Of The General Municipal Law And Section
                             331 Of The Insurance Law

1-92                      A Local Law To Establish Procedures For Collection Of Insurance Claims
                             For Medical And Dental Services Furnished To Prisoners

2-92                      A Local Law To Amend Local Law No. 1-87 Establishing The Office Of
                            County Administrator

2-93                      Increase Salary Of County Clerk Of Years 1993, 1994, 1995

3-93                      `Increase Salary Of Sheriff For Year 1993, 1994, 1995

4-93                      Alarm System Ordinance (Repealed With Local Law 2-02)

5-93                      Providing For The Collection Of Investigation Fees By The Yates County
                             Probation Department

1-94                      A Local Law To Amend Local Law No. 1-87 Establishing The Office Of
                             County Administrator

1-95                      A Local Law To Repeal Local Law No. 2 Of The Year 1984 Of The County
                             Of Yates (Setting Veterans Exemptions)

2-95                      Authorizing The County Legislature To Meet To Organize And Select A
                             Chairman On Or Before The Eighth Day Of January In Each Even
                             Numbered Year

1-96                      A Local Law In Relation To The Collection Of Fees By The County
                             Probation Department Pursuant To Section 257-C Of The Executive Law

2-96                      A Local Law To Require Prior Written Notice Of Certain Dangerous
                             Conditions For The County For Yates, State Of New York

3-96                      A Local Law Of The County Of Yates To Sell The Outlet Trail Property To
                             The Friends Of The Outlet, Inc.

4-96                      A Local Law To Amend Yates County Local Law No. 1-97 As Mended By
                             Local Laws 4-88, 2-92 And 1-94

1-97                      A Local Law To Establishing And Providing For The Position Of Deputy
                             County Superintendent Of Highways For The County Of Yates

2-97                      A Local Law To Increase Salary Of The County Clerk Of The Years 1997,
                            1998, 1999

3-97                      A Local Law To Increase Salary Of The Sheriff For The Years 1997, 1998,
                            1999

1-98                      To Change The Form Of Yates County Civil Service Administration From
                             Civil Service Commission To Personnel Officer

1-00                      A Local Law Authorizing The County To Take Over Maintenance Of Bridges
                             Having A Span Of Twenty-Two (22) Feet Or More

2-00                      A Local Law In Relation To The Sale By Yates County Of Its Rights To
                             Receive Payments Expected To Become Due Under The Master Settlement
                             Agreement And The Related Consent Decree And Final Judgment With
                             Various Tobacco Companies

3-00                      A Local Law Providing For The Mandatory Routing Of All Wireless 911 Calls

4-00                      A Local Law To Extend The Age Requirement For The RPT 467

1-01                      A Local Law To Increase The Salary Of The Yates County District Attorney
                             By The Grant Awarded To Yates County By New York State Pursuant To
                             The Aid To Prosecution Grant

2-01                      Local Law To Adopt RPTL 458-A (Gold Star Parents Eligible For The
                             Alternative Veterans Exemption)

3-01                      A Local Law To Create The Position Of Full Time District Attorney

1-02                      Authorizing The Yates County Legislature To Make Application For
                             Designation Of Certain Areas Within The County Of Yates As An Empire
                             Zone

2-02                      False Alarm Reduction Act

3-02                      Surcharge On Wireless Communications Services

1-03                      A Local Law To Allow Yates County The Authority To Split The County Tax
                             Into Separate Lines On The Tax Bill

2-03                      Local Law Amending Local Law No. 1 Of The County Of Yates For The
                             Year 1956, As Amended By Local Law No. 1 Of The County Of Yates For
                             1961, And Amending Subdivision 11 Thereof To Increase The Reserve
                             Fund From $50,000 To $300,000

3-03                      A Local Law To Provide That The Exemption For Solar Or Wind Energy
                             Systems Pursuant To Real Property Tax Law Section 487 Shall Not Be
                             Applicable Within The County Of Yates

1-05                      A Local Law Establishing An Additional Mortgage Tax For Mortgages On
                             Real Property In Yates County

2-05                      A Local Law Amending Local Law 1-02 Authorizing The Yates County
                             Legislature To Make Application For Designation Of Certain Areas With
                            The County Of Yates As An Empire Zone

1-06                     A Local Law On Use Of Skateboards, Roller Skates, And In-Line Skates On
                            Public Ways At The County Office Buildings, Campus And Park

2-06                     A Local Law Providing For The Administration And Enforcement Of The New
                            York State Uniform Fire Prevention And Building Code

1-07                     A Local Law Superseding County Law 214(2) Regarding Publication Of
                            Local Laws

2-07                    A Local Law Requiring Inmates Of The Yates County Jail Facilities To Pay
                           For Medical And Dental Services If Covered By A Health Insurance Policy As
                           Authorized By The New York State Public Health Law.

3-07                    A Local Law Repealing Yates County Local Law Number 4-78

4-07                    A Local Law Establishing An Occupancy Tax

1-08                    Authorization Of Animal Control Officer To Issue An Appearance Ticket

2-08                    Renewal Of 1-2005 Establishing An Additional Mortgage Tax For Mortgages
                           On Real Property In Yates County

3-08                    Increase Tax Exemption For Persons 65 Years Of Age Or Over

4-08                    Increase Alternative Veterans Exemption From Real Property

5-08                    A Local Law Providing For Enhanced Personal Privacy Protection For
                           Documents Recorded In The Office Of The County Clerk, And Authorizing An
                           Increase In Fees Collected By The County Clerk For The Recording,
                           Entering, Indexing And Endorsing A Certificate On Any Instrument 

1-09                    Increase Tax Exemption For Persons 65 Years Of Age Or Over (Amended
                           3-08)

2-09                    Did Not Become A Law

3-09                    Increasing Workers Compensation Reserve Fund

1-10                    Renewal Of Local Law 4-07 Establishing An Occupancy Tax

2-10                    Rescinding Local Law 3-78 Entitled A Local Law Providing No Action Shall
                           Be Maintained Against The County For Certain Damages Unless County Has
                           Received Prior Written Notice

1-11                   A Local Law Creating The Department Of Emergency Management In The
                          County Of Yates

2-11                   Local Law Entitled Renewing A Local Law Establishing An Additional
                          Mortgage Tax For Mortgages On Real Property Situated In Yates County

3-11                   Local Law Entitled Authorizing Yates County To Insert Information Into The
                          Tax Bill For County Purposes 

4-11                   Local Law Entitled A Local Law To Override The Tax Levy Limit Established
                          In General Municipal Law §3-C

5-11                  Local Law Entitled A Local Law To Establish Redemption Fees For
                         Impounded Dogs

1-12                  A Local Law To Establish Residency Requirements For The Positions Of 
                         Assistant County Attorney, Social Attorney And Personnel Officer, For The
                         County Of Yates

2-12                  A Local Law Amending County Of Yates Local Law No. 3 Of The Year 1971, 
                         As Amended By Local Law No. 2 Of The Year 1982 For The Purpose Of
                         Adopting A Plan Of Reapportionment Of Legislative Districts Based On The
                         2010 Census.

3-12                 A Local Law To Override The Tax Levy Limit Established In General Municipal
                        Law §3-C

4-12                A Local Law To Provide For The Manner Of Filling Vacancies In Elective 
                       County Offices 

5-12                A Local Law Establishing The Office Of County Administrator For The County
                      Of Yates

1-14               Solid Waste Management Local Law

2-14               A Local Law Establishing The Office Of Conflict Defender For The County Of
                      Yates

3-14               Local Law Renewing A Local Law Establishing An Additional Mortgage Tax For
                      Mortgages On Real Property Situated In Yates County

1-15               Local Law Of The County Of Yates, New York Allowing For Common, Safe
                      Items To Be Excluded From The Fireworks And Dangerous Fireworks
                      Definitions As Permitted By New York State Penal Law Section 405(B)

2-15              A Local Law Repealing Local Law 1-2000 Maintenance Of Bridges By Yates
                     County

3-15              A Local Law Amending County Of Yates Local Law No. 5-Of The Year 2012

4-15              A Local Law To Increase Tax Exemption For Persons 65 Years Of Age Or Over
1-16             A Local Law Amending County of Yates Local Law No. 1 of the Year 1978 Regarding County Collection of
                    Delinquent Village Real Property Taxes
2-16             Renewal and Revision Of Local Law 4-07 Entitled A Local Law Establishing An Occupancy Tax in Yates
                    County
3-16             A Local Law Amending County of Yates Local Law No 1 of the YEar 1996