2012 Regular Session


File Code: Public Safety Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 623
Sponsored By:
Washington County Delegation
Washington County - Volunteer Fire and Rescue Companies - Reimbursement of Costs


Authorizing the County Commissioners of Washington County to establish, by resolution or ordinance, a system of fees under which a volunteer fire department, rescue squad, or ambulance company in the county may charge for services rendered at an emergency fire or rescue incident; and authorizing a resolution or ordinance adopted under the Act to provide for the reimbursement, including from an insurer, of reasonable costs for equipment, personnel, and consumable products used at an emergency fire or rescue incident.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations Withdrawn
Senate Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Ambulances -see also- Emergency Med Services; Rescue Squads.
Emergency Medical Services
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Fire Protection
Laws and Ordinances -see also- Pub Local Laws; Uniform Laws.
Rescue Squads -see also- Ambulances; Emergency Medical Serv.
Volunteers -see also- Maryland Service Corps
Washington County

Bill affects the following Statute:

Public Safety
( 7-404 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Health and Government Operations