Town of Thurman Local Laws
The power to enact local laws is granted by the State Constitution. The scope of this power and the procedures for implementing it are set out in the Municipal Home Rule Law. A local law has the same status as an act of the State Legislature. Accordingly, it is important that the legal procedures for the adoption of local laws be closely observed.
This page contains the Local Laws for the Town of Thurman. These are being posted because we believe all citizens should know what local laws exisit so they will also know when they are being broken. There are strict procedures for creating local laws, they can not be changed or modified in any way without actually creating a whole new law.