§ 600 Fiscal Year; County Budget; Tax Levy
§ 601 County Finance
§ 602 County Taxes and Assessments
§ 603 County Board of Elections
§ 604 Administration of Education
§ 605 Advisory and Planning Boards
§ 606 Citizenship and Residence Requirements for Department Heads and Deputies
§ 607 Retirement System
§ 608 Civil Service
§ 609 Continuity of Authority
§ 610 Completion of Unfinished Business
§ 611 Oath of Office; Official Undertaking
§ 612 Application

Terms Used In New York Laws > Alternative County Government > Article 13 - General Provisions

  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Chambers: A judge's office.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Garnishment: Generally, garnishment is a court proceeding in which a creditor asks a court to order a third party who owes money to the debtor or otherwise holds assets belonging to the debtor to turn over to the creditor any of the debtor
  • Minority leader: See Floor Leaders
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.