2006 Regular Session


File Code: Public Safety Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 562
Sponsored By:
Delegates Stull, Barkley, Bartlett, Bates, Bohanan, Bozman, G. Clagett, Cluster, Conway, DeBoy, Dwyer, Eckardt, Edwards, Elliott, Glassman, Hogan, Impallaria, James, Jennings, Kohl, Krebs, Kullen, Levy, Malone, Mayer, McComas, McDonough, McKee, McMillan, Miller, Moe, Montgomery, Myers, O'Donnell, Paige, Parker, Parrott, Shank, Shewell, Sossi, Stocksdale, F. Turner, Weldon, and Wood
Public Safety - Fire Companies - Limited Access to Private Water Sources


Authorizing a fire company, if there is no other water system available to extinguish a fire or mitigate an emergency, to enter private property to obtain water from a private water source to extinguish the fire or mitigate the emergency incident; etc.

History by Legislative Date

House Action
First Reading Environmental Matters
Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable Report by Environmental Matters
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
Returned Passed
Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Favorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
Action after passage in House and Senate
Governor vetoed - Duplicative

Sponsored by:

Delegate Paul S. Stull, District 4A
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Joseph R. Bartlett, District 4A
Delegate Gail H. Bates, District 9A
Delegate John L. Bohanan, Jr., District 29B
Delegate K. Bennett Bozman, District 38B
Delegate Galen R. Clagett, District 3A
Delegate John W. E. Cluster, Jr., District 8
Delegate Norman H. Conway, District 38B
Delegate Steven J. DeBoy, Sr., District 12A
Delegate Donald H. Dwyer, Jr., District 31
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B
Delegate George C. Edwards, District 1A
Delegate Donald B. Elliott, District 4B
Delegate Barry Glassman, District 35A
Delegate Patrick N. Hogan, District 3A
Delegate Rick Impallaria, District 7
Delegate Mary-Dulany James, District 34A
Delegate J. B. Jennings, District 7
Delegate Sheryl Davis Kohl, District 34A
Delegate Susan W. Krebs, District 9B
Delegate Sue Kullen, District 27B
Delegate Murray D. Levy, District 28
Delegate James E. Malone, Jr., District 12A
Delegate Wm. Daniel Mayer, District 28
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Robert A. McKee, District 2A
Delegate Herb McMillan, District 30
Delegate Warren E. Miller, District 9A
Delegate Brian R. Moe, District 21
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate LeRoy E. Myers, Jr., District 1C
Delegate Anthony J. O'Donnell, District 29C
Delegate Jeffrey A. Paige, District 44
Delegate Rosetta C. Parker, District 47
Delegate Joanne S. Parrott, District 35A
Delegate Christopher B. Shank, District 2B
Delegate Tanya T. Shewell, District 5A
Delegate Richard A. Sossi, District 36
Delegate Nancy R. Stocksdale, District 5A
Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13
Delegate Richard B. Weldon, Jr., District 3B
Delegate John F. Wood, Jr., District 29A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:


Bill affects the following Statute:

Public Safety
( 7-403 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 23, 2006: Third Reading Passed (138-0)
April 1, 2006: Third Reading Passed (47-0)