A LOCAL LAW To Amend Article 2, Section 2.08 of the Putnam County Charter
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held before the County Executive of the County of Putnam at Room 300 of the County Office Building, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York 10512 on the 29th day of September at 2:00 P.M. concerning:
A LOCAL LAW
To Amend Article 2, Section 2.08 of the Putnam County Charter Entitled, "Confirmation of Appointments" adopted by the Putnam County Legislature on September 7, 2010, Resolution R#256.
This Local Law Amends the Putnam County Charter by providing that confirmation of appointments shall be by a majority vote of the Legislature, except as provided otherwise by the Charter; and by requiring that said vote shall be taken within sixty (60) days of the filing of the appointment with the Clerk of the Legislature after the committee review process; and by providing that said appointment shall automatically be deemed approved where the Legislature fails to take action before the expiration of said sixty (60) day period.
Copies of the Local Law are available at the Office of the Putnam County Legislature, Room 313, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York 10512.
At the aforesaid time and place all persons interested in the subject matter thereof will be heard concerning same. Comments will also be accepted via regular mail submitted to the above referenced address, electronic mail to Robert.firstname.lastname@example.org, and facsimile to (845) 808-1901.
This Local Law shall take effect forty-five (45) days after its adoption, subject to referendum on petition in accordance with the provisions of Section 24 of the New York State Municipal Home Rule Law.
Dated: Carmel, New York September 10, 2010
Jennifer S. Bumgarner Putnam County Attorney