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EMERGENCY SERVICES AND VEHICLES

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(CD) Carried over from 2002 session but died in committee on or before December 9th


Building Code; installation of communication equipment for emergency public safety personnel. Adding  36-99.6:2. (Patron-Almand, HB 2529 (Chapter 611))
Constitutional amendment; postponement of elections due to an emergency (first reference). Adding Section 10 in Article II. (Patron-O’Brien, HJR 96 (CD); Bolling, SJR 40 (CD))
E-911 telephone service; exempts persons age 65 and older from service tax. Amending  58.1-3813.1. (Patron-Cole, HB 371 (CD))
E-911 telephone service; maximum local tax. Amending  58.1-3813.1. (Patron-Morgan, HB 2522 (F))
Emergency Incident Relief Fund, Local and State; created. (Patron-Nutter, HB 1364 (CD))
Emergency Medical Services Advisory Board; membership. Amending 32.1-111.10. (Patron-Amundson, HB 1756 (Chapter 1033); Devolites, HB 2300 (Chapter 852))
Emergency Medical Services Advisory Board; membership. Amending 9.1-202 and 32.1-111.10. (Patron-Cox, HB 1535 (Chapter 836))
Emergency vehicles; use of flashing headlights when warning lights are activated. Amending  46.2-1029.1. (Patron-Rapp, HB 348 (CD))
Emergency vehicles; use of flashing headlights when warning lights are activated, exceptions. Amending  46.2-1029.1. (Patron-Rapp, HB 1677 (Chapter 121))
Epinephrine; certain EMTs authorized to administer. Amending 8.01-225, 32.1-111.4 and 54.1-3408. (Patron-Williams, SB 1224 (Chapter 1020))
Health insurance; reimbursement for ambulance services. Amending 38.2-3407.9. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 2676 (F))
Law-enforcement officers, firefighters and emergency medical personnel; maximum period of suspension without pay. Amending 9.1-505; adding  9.1-305. (Patron-Drake, HB 505 (CD))
Law-enforcement officers, firefighters and emergency medical personnel; right to counsel during investigations. Amending 9.1-301 and 9.1-501. (Patron-Drake, HB 506 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance to professional EMTs, paramedics and firefighters. Adding  46.2-736.01 and 46.2-736.02. (Patron-Deeds, SB 697 (I) See SB1230)
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of EMTs, paramedics and firefighters, military parachutists, 3rd Infantry Regiment (“Old Guard”), Special Forces Association, military veterans’ organizations, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, celebrating Virginia’s coal mining heritage, Air Force Association, Mariners’ Museum, Children’s Hospital of King’s Daughters, certified hunter education instructors, Urban League of Hampton Roads, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, and issuance of those bearing legend: HONORARY CONSUL, HISTORIC COVERED BRIDGES and FRIENDS OF TIBET. Amending  46.2-736.2, 46.2-746.4 and 46.2-749.44; adding  46.2-736.01, 46.2-736.02, 46.2-746.2:2.1, 46.2-746.2:3, 46.2-746.2:4, 46.2-749.5:1, 46.2-749.16:1 and 46.2-749.84 through 46.2-749.90. (Patron-Williams, SB 1230 (Chapter 921))
Liens; applicable to ambulance service. Amending  8.01-66.2, 8.01-66.5, 8.01-66.7 and 8.01-66.8; repealing  43-63.1. (Patron-Quayle, SB 841 (Chapter 455))
Line of Duty Act; applicable to employees performing emergency management or emergency services. Amending  9.1-400. (Patron-McDougle, HB 1684 (V); Norment, SB 822 (Chapter 1005))
Medevac Authority; created. Amending  32.1-111.3 and 32.1-111.10; adding  32.1-111.17, 32.1-111.18 and 32.1-111.19. (Patron-Orrock, HB 2751 (F))
Medical malpractice; definition of health care provider to include emergency medical care attendant. Amending  8.01-581.1. (Patron-Nutter, HB 1770 (Chapter 487))
Medical malpractice; limiting awards for emergency assistance. Amending  8.01-225 and 8.01-581.15. (Patron-Wagner, SB 1184 (F))
Motor vehicle dealers; abolishes exemption from license requirements for those who sell ambulances, funeral vehicles, etc. Amending  46.2-1500. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 421 (CD); McQuigg, HB 1689 (F))
State buildings; study to adopt requirements to utilize radio communications by emergency public safety personnel. (Patron-Callahan, HJR 588 )
Traffic incidents; payment of emergency response expenses incurred in responding to certain serious traffic accidents. Amending 15.2-1716. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2505 (Chapter 796))
Volunteer fire and rescue squads; participation in health insurance programs. Amending  15.2-1517. (Patron-May, HB 1885 (Chapter 409))
Volunteer fire companies and rescue squads; payments by localities. Amending  15.2-953. (Patron-Cox, HB 1664 (Chapter 182))
Volunteer fire companies and rescue squads; provisions for tuition reimbursement for purpose of recruitment and retention. Adding 15.2-954.1. (Patron-May, HB 2395 (Chapter 208))
Warning lights; use by police chaplains in answering emergency calls. Amending  46.2-1020 and 46.2-1024. (Patron-Janis, HB 2795 (Chapter 153))
Warning lights; use by vehicles of local Departments of Emergency Management. Amending  46.2-1023. (Patron-Ware, HB 2685 (Chapter 152))
Warning lights; vehicles with green lights may be used as command centers by police, firefighters or rescue personnel. Amending 46.2-1025. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 744 (Chapter 93))
Warning lights on certain emergency vehicles; regulations. Amending  46.2-920; adding  46.2-1029.2. (Patron-Cox, HB 1480 (Chapter 115))
Wireless E-911 surcharge; provisions for collecting from subscribers. Amending  56-484.12 and 56-484.17. (Patron-Colgan, SB 942 (Chapter 341))
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