Appeals & Opinions - Subject Index

Fire Districts
Subject Title Opinion Summary Type
Boundaries: judical decision defining town boundaries and town annexation proceeding does not affect fire district boundaries 2002-14 Informal Download Boundaries: judical decision defining town boundaries and town annexation proceeding does not affect fire district boundaries
Commissioner - person convicted of arson ineligible to be member; certificate of relief from disabilities prevents automatic disqualification 1998-50 Informal Download Commissioner - person convicted of arson ineligible to be member; certificate of relief from disabilities prevents automatic disqualification
Commissioners establish qualifications of line officers 1997-49 Informal Download Commissioners establish qualifications of line officers
Commissioners may require that volunteer firefighters have high school diplomas or undergo State certified training 2000-04 Informal Download Commissioners may require that volunteer firefighters have high school diplomas or undergo State certified training
Elections - commissioner may provide details for preparation of paper ballots 1997-45 Informal Download Elections - commissioner may provide details for preparation of paper ballots
Eligibility of paid firefighters to cast ballots for volunteer fire chief 2006-10 Informal Download Eligibility of paid firefighters to cast ballots for volunteer fire chief
Filling three vacancies on board of fire commissioners 2008-01 Informal Download Filling three vacancies on board of fire commissioners
Fire commissioners not authorized to impose fines for false alarms 1999-10 Informal Download Fire commissioners not authorized to impose fines for false alarms
Fire Island National Seashore - fire district's legal obligation to provide fire protection to national seashore 2003-12 Informal Download Fire Island National Seashore - fire district's legal obligation to provide fire protection to national seashore
Residency requirements for employees 1997-06 Informal Download Residency requirements for employees
Village mayor may not be a commissioner of a joint fire district established by the village 2004-06 Informal Download Village mayor may not be a commissioner of a joint fire district established by the village