N.Y. General Municipal Law Section 756
Effective date of joint consolidation agreement

Local government entities consolidated pursuant to a joint consolidation agreement shall continue to be governed as before consolidation until the effective date of the consolidation specified in the joint consolidation agreement; provided, however, that no joint consolidation agreement consolidating two or more towns, two or more villages or one or more towns and villages shall take effect unless approved by a majority of electors in each such town and/or village at a referendum called through a resolution enacted pursuant to § 755 (Referendum resolution for consolidation of towns or villages)section seven hundred fifty-five of this title.

Source: Section 756 — Effective date of joint consolidation agreement, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/GMU/756 (updated Sep. 22, 2014; accessed Dec. 2, 2023).

Dec. 2, 2023

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Sep. 22, 2014

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