2009 Regular Session


File Code: Public Safety Prior Year Introduction As: HB 556/08 - HGO Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 289
Sponsored By:
Delegates G. Clagett, Barkley, Boteler, Cane, V. Clagett, Costa, DeBoy, Guzzone, Harrison, Jones, Levy, Love, Mathias, Sossi, V. Turner, Bohanan, Branch, Holmes, Malone, Weldon, Benson, Donoghue, Kullen, McDonough, Nathan-Pulliam, Pena-Melnyk, and Riley
Emergency Medical Services - Emergency Medical Services Board and Joint Oversight Committee on Emergency Medical Services


Increasing the membership of the State Emergency Medical Services Board by increasing the number of members who are from the public at large and by adding one member who is a Director of Operations who is a helicopter pilot employed by the Department of State Police within the Aviation Command; establishing the Joint Oversight Committee on Emergency Medical Services; providing for the membership, appointment, staff, and duties of the Committee; requiring the Committee to make a specified annual report to the General Assembly; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
Conference Committee Appointed ...
Delegates Weldon, Hammen, and Costa
Conference Committee Report Adopted
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 4/7 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Finance
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (46-1)
Senate Refuses to Recede
Conference Committee Appointed ...
Senators Garagiola, Astle, and Glassman

Sponsored by:

Delegate Galen R. Clagett, District 3A
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate John L. Bohanan, Jr., District 29B
Delegate Joseph C. Boteler, III, District 8
Delegate Talmadge Branch, District 45
Delegate Rudolph C. Cane, District 37A
Delegate Virginia P. Clagett, District 30
Delegate Robert A. Costa, District 33B
Delegate Steven J. DeBoy, Sr., District 12A
Delegate John P. Donoghue, District 2C
Delegate Guy Guzzone, District 13
Delegate Hattie N. Harrison, District 45
Delegate Marvin E. Holmes, Jr., District 23B
Delegate Adrienne A. Jones, District 10
Delegate Sue Kullen, District 27B
Delegate Murray D. Levy, District 28
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate James E. Malone, Jr., District 12A
Delegate James N. Mathias, Jr., District 38B
Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate B. Daniel Riley, District 34A
Delegate Richard A. Sossi, District 36
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26
Delegate Richard B. Weldon, Jr., District 3B

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Emergency Medical Services
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee.
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees & Taxes; specific tax.
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 13-505 )
State Government
( 2-10A-13 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments (Displayed in PDF Format):
Number: 536486/01     Offered on: March 25, 2009   at: 10:29 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 587276/01     Offered on: April 10, 2009   at: 12:42 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Conference Committee Documents (Displayed in PDF Format):
Report Number: 193120/1     Offered on: April 13, 2009   at: 11:49 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Amendment Number: 753428/1     Offered on: April 13, 2009   at: 11:49 p.m.     Status: Incomplete
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 23, 2009: Third Reading Passed (138-0)
April 11, 2009: Third Reading Passed (137-0)
April 7, 2009: Third Reading Passed (46-1)