Local Laws by Year

Listing of Local Laws

2014

  1. 1- Local Law to Increase the Salary of County Officers Elected (PDF)
  2. 2- Local Law Setting the Salary of Cortland County Election Commissioners (PDF)
  3. 3 - Restating Local Law 3 of 2008 - Providing for Enhanced Personal Privacy
  4. 4- Restating LL 1 of 2009 - Occupancy and Hotel Tax
  5. 5- Local Law Providing for a Real Property Tax Exemption for Cold War Veterans (PDF)
  6. 6- Restating LL 6 of 2011 - Road Preservation and Weight or Dimension Limits on County Ro
  7. 7- Restating LL3 of 2012 - Prohibit Alternative and-or Synthetic Marijuana
  8. 8- Establishing a Program for the Collection Transportation and Disposal of Solid Waste (PDF)
  9. 9- Local Law Establishing the Position of Director of Emergency Response (PDF)
  10. 10- Local Law Imposing a Mortgage Recording Tax in Cortland County (PDF)
  11. 11- Local Law Establishing Certain Fees for Probation Services (PDF)
  12. 12- Local Law Adopting the County of Cortland Employment Policy Manual (PDF)
  13. 13- Local Law Establishing Procedures for Leasing County Property at Cortland County Airport (PDF)
  14. 14- Local Law Setting the Salary of Cortland County Election Commissioners 2 (PDF)
  15. 15- Local Law to Increase the Salary of County Officers (PDF)
  16. 16- Amending Local Law Established a Plan of Mutual Self Insurance for Workers Compensation (PDF)
  17. 17- Local Law to Override the Tax Levy Limit (Later Rescinded) (PDF)
  18. 18- Local Law Regulating Secondhand Dealers (PDF)
  19. 19- Local Law to Increase the Salary of county Officers Elected or Appointed (PDF)
  20. 20- Local Law Setting the Salary of Cortland County Election Commissioners 3 (PDF)

1989


  • 1989-1 amending Local Law No. 1 for 1986, as amended by Local Law No. 1 for 1987 - (Salary for County Attorney) (Filed SS March 16, 1989)
  • 1989-2 Salaries for elected officials - County Coroners (Filed SS March 29, 1989)
  • 1989-3 amending Local Law No. 3 for 1988 (Public Officer Salary/Director of Solid Waste) (Amended by 1990-2) (Filed SS August 7, 1989)

1988


  • 1988-1 amending Local Law No. 1 for 1987 - Salaries of Public Officers (Filed SS February 25, 1988) (Amended by 1988-3)
  • 1988-2 Revising apportionment of costs of Worker’s Compensation Fund. (Filed SS August 11, 1988)
  • 1988-3 amending Local Law No. 1 for 1988 - Salaries of Public Officers (Filed SS February 6, 1989) (Amended by 1989-3)

1987


  • 1987-1 amending Local Law No. 1 for 1985 as amended by Local Law 1 for 1986 Salaries for Public Officers (Filed SS March 23, 1987) (Amended by 1988-1, 1989-1)
  • 1987-2 Authorizing Cortland County to participate in Capital District OTB Corp. (Filed SS October 15, 1987) (Repealed by 1987-6) (see also 1994-5)
  • 1987-3 Establishing Department of Employment and Training Grant Administration (Filed SS October 23, 1987)
  • 1987-4 Imposing Occupancy Tax on hotel rooms in Cortland County (Filed SS November 16, 1987) (see also 1990-6, 2002-1)
  • 1987-5 amending Local Law 3 for 1981, as amended by Local Law 2 of 1983, establishing tipping and user fees for disposal of solid waste at Cortland County landfills (Filed SS February 19, 1988)
  • 1987-6 Repealing Local Law No. 2 for 1987 authorizing Cortland County to participate in Capital District OTB Corp. (Filed SS April 6, 1988) (see also 1994-5)

1986


  • 1986-1 amending Local Law No. 1 for 1985 - Salaries for public officers for 1986(Filed SS January 13, 1986) (amended by 1987-1, 1988-1, 1989-1)
  • 1986-2 Repealing Local Law No. 3 for 1976 - providing for Fresh Water Wetlands protection for Cortland County (Filed SS January 13, 1986)
  • 1986-3 Establishing guidelines for administration of benefits under Section 207-c of General Municipal Law (Filed SS January 13, 1986)
  • 1986-4 Establishment of Solid Waste Department for Cortland County (Filed SS December 17, 1986) (repealed by 2003-02)

1985


  • 1985-1 Setting salaries for public officers and appointed officers for a fixed term (Filed SS January 22, 1985) (amended by 1986-1) (amended by 1987-1, 1988-1, 1989-1)
  • 1985-2 amending Local Law No. 1 for 1971 - Code of Ethics (Filed SS January 30, 1985) (see also 1975-5)
  • 1985-3 Enacting alternative veterans exemption by a reduction of the maximum exemption
  • 1985-4 amending Local Law no. 1 for 1982 - Reapportioning Cortland County (Filed SS March 20, 1985) (see also 1982-1, 1985-4, 1992-2, 2002-2)
  • 1985-5 Providing for a Retirement Incentive Program for eligible employees of Cortland County (Filed SS November 29, 1985) (see also 1995-4, 1995-5, 1996-2, 1997-4, 1998-1, 1999-2, 2002-5)

1984


  • 1984-1 Providing for the collection of delinquent village taxes for 1984 by County Treasurer (Filed SS February 14, 1984) (amended by 1984-4)
  • 1984-2 Authorizing and facilitating sale of 51+ acres of land in Town of Cortlandville to Cortland Asphalt Products (Filed SS February 14, 1984)
  • 1984-3 Setting salaries for several County Department Heads (Filed SS February 17, 1984)
  • 1984-4 amending Local Law No.1 for 1984 providing for the collection of delinquent village taxes for 1984 by County Treasurer (Filed SS February 23, 1984)

1983


  • 1983-1 Setting salaries for several County Department Heads (Filed SS February 18, 1983)
  • 1983-2 amending Local Law no. 3 for 1981 to provide for a change in landfill permit expiration and clarification of insurance requirements (Filed SS March 31, 1983) (amended by 1987-5)
  • 1983-3 Providing for participation in State Assistance Programs for Mass Transportation (Filed SS December 1, 1983)

1982


  • 1982-1 Reapportioning Cortland County to comply with provisions of Local Law no. 2 1972. (Filed SS March 4, 1982) (amended by 1985-4) (see also 1992-2, 2002-2)
  • 1982-2 Setting salaries for several County Department Heads (Filed SS January 4, 1982)
  • 1982-3 Providing for an increase in contributed reserve of Cortland County Self Insurance Plan (Filed SS August 12, 1982) (amendment of 1956-1, 1968-2, 1975-6)
  • 1982-4 Requiring written notice of defective, unsafe, dangerous, obstructed conditions prior to maintenance of action against County for injuries to persons, damages to property (Filed SS November 10, 1982)
  • 1982-5 Providing for a change in form of administration of Civil Service Law and creation of Office of Personnel Officer (Filed SS December 24, 1982)

1981


  • 1981-1 Setting salaries for several County Department Heads (Filed SS March 9, 1981)
  • 1981-2 Authorizing and facilitating sale of Marathon Rural Health Center and Cuyler/DeRuyter Rural Health Center (Filed SS April 3, 1981)
  • 1981-3 Providing for program for collection, transportation, and disposal of solid waste and to prohibit random solid waste disposal and littering along public highways and roads, and to control solid waste disposal operations. (Filed SS October 8, 1981) (amended by 1983-2) (restated by 1992-5, amended by 2002-3 (see also 1986-4, 1987-5, 2003-2)
  • 1981-4 Reapportioning Cortland County (probably renumbered as 1982-1)

1980


  • 1980-1 Setting salaries for several County Department Heads (Filed SS March 3, 1980)

1979


  • 1979-1 Setting salary increases for several County department heads (Filed SS February 14, 1979)
  • 1979-2 Setting salary for Director of Public Health (Filed SS February 27, 1979)
  • 1979-3 amending Local Law No. 3 for 1975 creating a County Department of Planning,
  • Continuing Cortland County Planning Board, and creating Cortland County Planning
  • Council (Filed SS October 4, 1979) (amended by 2000-2)

1978


  • 1978-1 Setting salaries for several County department heads (Filed SS March 3, 1978)
  • 1978-2 Providing for salary increase for Director of Planning (Filed SS May 12, 1978)
  • 1978-3 amending Local Law no. 4 for 1971 establishing Traffic Safety Board (Filed SS December 18, 1978)

1977


  • 1977-1 Providing for exemption from taxation and special ad valorem levies imposed by Cortland County and part-time purposes. (Filed SS September 21, 1977)

1976


  • 1 - Increasing salary of Director of Real Property Tax Services, Election Commissioners, and Civil Service Commissioners (Filed SS February 13, 1976) (see also 1973-1, 1974-1, 1975-1)
  • 2 - Increasing salary of Cortland County Superintendent of Highways (Filed SS August 11, 1976) (see also 1974-1, 1975-4)
  • 3 - Providing for protection, preservation, and conservation of freshwater wetlands within its boundaries (Filed SS November 26, 1976) (repealed by 1986-2)

1975


  • 1975-1 Providing for salary increases for Clerk of Legislature, Director of Real Property Tax Services, Election Commissioners, Director of Veterans’ Services, and Coroners. (Filed SS January 20, 1975)
  • 1975-2 Providing for salary increase for Public Defender (see also 1974-2, 1997-5) (Filed SS February 13, 1975)
  • 1975-3 Creating Planning Department, continuing Cortland County Planning Board and creating Cortland County Planning Council (Filed SS March 31, 1975) (amended by 1979-3) (amended by 2000-2)
  • 1975-4 Providing for salary increase for Superintendent of Highways and Cortland County Attorney (see also 1976-2, 1989-1) (Filed SS August 1, 1975)
  • 1975-5 amending Local Law No. 1 for 1971 (Code of Ethics) (Filed SS September 4, 1975) (see also 1985-2)
  • 1975-6 Increasing contributed reserve, Cortland Self-Insurance Fund to $250,000 (Filed SS November 19, 1975) (amendment of 1956-1, 1968-2) (amended by 1982-3)

1974


  • 1974-1 Providing for salary increases for County Judge, Commissioner of Jurors, Director of Real Property Tax Services, Election Commissioners, Commissioner of Social Services and Superintendent of Highways (Filed SS January 28, 1974)
  • 1974-2 Providing for salary increase of Public Defender (Filed SS April 1, 1974) (see also 1975-2, 1997-5)

1973


  • 1973-1 Providing for salary increases for Clerk, Board of Supervisors, County Judge and Surrogate, Commission of Jurors, Director of Real Property Tax Services, Election Commissioners, Commissioner of Social Services, Civil Service Commission, and Chairman and members. (Filed SS February 8, 1973)
  • 1973-2 Granting Civil Service status and coverage to employees of Cortland County Sheriff’s Department (Filed SS April 19, 1973)

1972


  • 01 Increase Salary of County Judge Surrogate and Family Court Judge (Filed SS July 17, 1972)
  • 02 Reapportionment (Filed SS November 24, 1972)

1971


  • 01 A Local Law Establishing Standards of Conduct for Officers and Employees of the County of Cortland establishing Code of Ethics (Filed SS May 12, 1971)
  • 02 Establish Annual Salary of County Judge and Surrogate Family Court Judge (Filed SS May 12, 1971
  • 03 Establish Annual Salary of Director Veterans Service (Filed SS May 12, 1971)
  • 04 Establish Traffic Safety Board (Filed SS May 12, 1971
  • 05 Establish Department of Central Services (Filed SS May 12, 1971)
  • 06 Effective date of Board of Supervisors of County Legislators salaries (Filed SS May 12, 1971)

1969


  • 01 amending Local Law No. 3 for Year 1968, which was, re-numbered Local Law No. 1 for the Year 1969 and Repealing Section 2 of said law. (Filed SS August 13, 1969)
  • 02 Providing for an Increase in Salary for the Cortland County Superintendent of Highways
  • 03 amending Local Law No. 3 for the Year 1967 and Repealing Section 2 of said Law

1968


  • 01 Local Law Regarding Assumption by the County of Cortland of Liability for Negligence of the County Clerk and Employees of County Clerk Office
  • 02 Local Law to Establish a Contributed Reserve Fund for the Cortland County Self Insurance Fund
  • 03 Local Law Providing for an Increase in Salary of Social Services Commissioner


1967



  • 01 Continuity of County Government in event of attack on public
  • 02 Fixing Salary of Election Commissioner


1966



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1954