FIRE PROTECTION

FIRE PROTECTION

All-terrain vehicles; use by law-enforcement, rescue squad, etc., personnel when responding to emergencies. Amending § 46.2-915.1. (Patron-Louderback, HB 1956)

Emergency medical services; added to services of existing fire companies and departments. Amending §§ 27-6.1 through 27-11, 27-14, 27-15.1, 27-15.2, 27-17, 27-17.1, 27-19, 27-20, 27-23.1 through 27-23.6 and 27-23.9. (Patron-Broman, HB 1807)

Fire department in Arlington County; applicants to submit to fingerprinting. Adding § 27-6.2. (Patron-Brink, HB 2171; Whipple, SB 1227)

Fire departments and EMS services; joint subcommittee to study appropriateness of streamlining various regulations governing same and capability of these units to respond to traffic crashes on major highways in sparsely populated areas. (Patron-Landes, HJR 604)

Fire emergencies; owner of affected property shall not be denied access. Amending § 27-15.1. (Patron-Putney, HB 2598)

Fire or rescue zones; tax levies shall not apply in Augusta County when property qualified for agricultural or forestal use. Amending § 27-23.1. (Patron-Landes, HB 2087)

Fire Prevention Code; enforcement by locality relating to open burning. Amending § 27-98. (Patron-Couric, SB 1029)

Fire Programs Fund; use for purchase of emergency medical care and equipment for fire personnel, and costs for fire and medical training. Amending § 38.2-401. (Patron-Landes, HB 2075)

Fire Programs Fund; use of remaining funds for improvement of fire services. Amending § 38.2-401. (Patron-Whipple, SB 1224)

Fire protection, EMT personnel, etc.; overtime compensation therefor. Adding §§ 2.1-116.9:7 through 2.1-116.9:13. (Patron-Callahan, HB 220; Amundson, HB 2712)

Fire protection, law-enforcement, EMT personnel, etc.; overtime compensation therefor. Adding §§ 2.1-116.9:7 through 2.1-116.9:12. (Patron-Howell, SB 200)

Fireman's Rule; abolished. Amending § 8.01-226. (Patron-McEachin, HB 2761)

Hampton Roads; Virginia Port Authority to take steps necessary to prevent and suppress fires on waters thereof. Amending § 62.1-132.11:1. (Patron-Forbes, SB 684)

Income tax, state; credit for persons who serve as volunteer fire or rescue squad members. Adding § 58.1-339.11. (Patron-Day, HB 2244)

Police and fire departments, local; retirement service and disability allowances for members in certain counties. Amending §§ 51.1-811, 51.1-813 and 51.1-820. (Patron-Callahan, HB 328; Callahan, HB 1669)

Thermal Imaging Camera Grant Fund; created. Amending § 9-154; adding § 9-155.3. (Patron-Thomas, HB 1745; Edwards, SB 1117)

Volunteer Firefighters and Rescue Squad Members, Insurance Coverage for; Report of State Corporation Commission's Bureau of Insurance (HJR 193, 2000 - as introduced and per request of Speaker). (HD 55)

Volunteer firefighters and rescue squad workers; Volunteer Firefighters' and Rescue Squad Workers' Pension Fund Board, et al., to study various vesting options therefor. (Patron-Katzen, HJR 787)

Volunteer Firefighters' and Rescue Squad Workers' Pension Fund; name changed to Volunteer Firefighters' and Rescue Squad Workers' Service Award Fund. Amending §§ 2.1-1.6, 51.1-1200, 51.1-1201, 51.1-1202, 51.1-1204, 51.1-1205, 51.1-1206 and 51.1-1207; repealing second enactment of Chapters 664 and 860, 1999 Acts. (Patron-Putney, HB 2079)

Workers' compensation; benefits to special forest wardens who are designated a firefighter. Amending §§ 23-7.4:1, 65.2-102 and 65.2-402. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 2405)


2001 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact Legislative Information, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Telephone (804) 698-1500. Last Modified on June 11, 2001 at 11:28AM Eastern Daylight Time

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