The Village Annexation Series includes the following materials: maps, resolutions, petitions, and photographs. Village Annexation falls under Article 2--Incorporation of New York State Village Law: 4. Increase of area ... a village may, ..., annex territory pursuant to General Municipal Law article 17 or the state legislature may enact special legislation adjusting the boundaries. McKinney's Consolidated Laws of New York Annotated - Book 63 Village Law. 1994 Cumulative Annual Pocket Part, p. 5.