New York Judiciary Law
Seal of Livingston County and of the County Clerk and the Supreme Court
§ 30-e. Seal of Livingston county and of the county clerk and the supreme court.
1. The county of Livingston, the county clerk of said county and the supreme court therein, shall have and use the following seal: Description of Seal The Seal shall be approximately 2 1/4 inches in diameter and shall consist of two concentric circles. The space between the outer and inner circles shall have a white or plain background; the upper part of the space between such circles shall be inscribed with the words in capital block letters “LIVINGSTON COUNTY” and in the lower part shall be inscribed with the words in capital block letters “NEW YORK STATE.” The interior circle shall have a dark background. Upon such background shall be superimposed a relief map of Livingston county. The map shall have a white or plain background and shall bear a depiction of the cupola of the Livingston county courthouse with the numbers “1821” located below the cupola. The following is an enlarged pictograph of said seal: ______________________________________________________________ 1 | 2 | 3 COPY OF Seal of Livingston county | 4 MAY BE OBTAINED FROM: | 5 NYS LEGISLATIVE BILL DRAFTING COMMISSION | 6 CONTACT: LEGISLATIVE RETRIEVAL SYSTEM’S HELPLINE | 7 | 8 | 9____________________________________________________________| 2. The county clerk of Livingston county shall cause the design of said seal (in black and white) to be engraved upon metal. From time to time he shall obtain and make available, and keep in good order and repair as many of such engraved metal seals as may be necessary for the proper performance of the duties of his office and of the duties of the clerks and officers in the supreme court authorized to use said seal. All the expense incurred by the county clerk incident to said seal shall be a county charge against the county of Livingston.
3. Such seal shall be used and affixed only:
(a) by the county clerk of Livingston county or by any deputy or clerk duly authorized by him; and
(b) by any justice of the supreme court resident in Livingston county, or by any clerk or officer duly authorized by said justice.
4. The use of said seal or of any replica or simulation thereof, in form or substance, by any unauthorized person or for any wrongful purpose, is prohibited. Any violation of this prohibition shall be deemed to be a misdemeanor and punishable as such.