1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. General Business
  4. Article 2: Sabbath


Section 8 Trades, manufactures, and mechanical employments prohibited on Sunday

General Business (GBS)

Trades, manufactures, and mechanical employments prohibited on Sunday. All trades, manufacturers, agricultural or mechanical employments upon the first day of the week are prohibited, except that when the same are works of necessity they may be performed on that day in their usual and orderly manner, so as not to interfere with the repose and religious liberty of the community.