SB 1198 Operators of emergency vehicles; completion of Emergency Vehicle Operator's Course.
Bill R. DeSteph, Jr. | all patrons    ...    notes
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Summary as introduced:
Operators of emergency vehicles; Emergency Vehicle Operator's Course. Requires that ordinances relating to the powers and duties of fire departments and fire companies and regulations made by fire companies contain the requirement that a member of a fire department or fire company who operates an emergency vehicle possess a valid motor vehicle operator's permit and complete an approved Emergency Vehicle Operator's Course or equivalent training course recognized by the Department of Fire Programs or the Office of Emergency Medical Services. The bill requires such operators of emergency vehicles prior to July 1, 2017, to successfully complete such a course no later than July 1, 2020.

Full text:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103587D  pdf | impact statement

Status:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103587D
01/10/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/30/17  Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology (11-Y 2-N)
02/01/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/17  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
02/03/17  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (30-Y 9-N)
02/08/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/08/17  House: Read first time
02/08/17  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/10/17  House: Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #1
02/14/17  House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table by voice vote
02/21/17  House: Left in General Laws