Orange County NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF LOCAL LAW NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the County Legislature of the County of …

Orange County

NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF LOCAL LAW

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the County Legislature of the County of Orange on the 3rd day of December, 2020, passed Local Law Introductory No. 13 of 2020, entitled "A Local Law amending Local Law No. 5 of 2015, as most recently amended and restated by Local Law No. 9 of 2018 for the purposes of authorizing electronic filing and electronic signatures and making provisions for other ancillary amendments.

The following is a summary of said Local Law Introductory No. 13 of 2020:

Local Law Introductory No. 13 of 2020, a local law amending Local Law No.5 of 2015, as most recently amended and restated by Local Law No. 9 of 2018 for the purposes of authorizing electronic filing and electronic signatures and making provisions for other ancillary amendments.

The purpose of this local law is to: (1) add the definition of "signatures" to the definitional section of this local law for purposes of authorizing electronic signatures in addition to physical signatures; (2) amend Section 8 (G) to provide that the Annual Statement of Financial Disclosure may be filed either by first class mail, hand delivery or electronically, and (3) amend Section 8 (G) to add an acknowledgement to the Annual Statement of Financial Disclosure form to require acknowledgement that the individual filling out said Statement has reviewed the Orange County searchable vendor/supplier list located on the Orange County Department of General Services website for purposes of identifying suppliers who do business with the County of Orange in the year for which disclosure is required.

This Local Law shall take effect upon completion of the requisite filings and procedures as required by New York State Municipal Home Rule Law.

Jean M. Ramppen, Clerk

Orange County Legislature

Dated: January 13, 2021 #102166

Posted 1/13/2021