SB0899 (CH0331)

2013 Regular Session



Local Government - Fire, Rescue, and Ambulance Funds - Distribution

Sponsored by:

Senator Mathias


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 331

Synopsis:Requiring that each county distribute a specified minimum percentage of funds that the county receives from the Senator William H. Amoss Fire, Rescue, and Ambulance Fund to volunteer fire, rescue, and ambulance companies; requiring the Director of the Maryland Emergency Management Agency to submit an annual report to the General Assembly on the money distributed by each county to volunteer companies; requiring each county to provide a specified report; establishing a workgroup to study specified laws and policies; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Mathias, Brinkley, Colburn, DeGrange, Edwards, Forehand, Glassman, Jennings, Manno, Middleton, Montgomery, Simonaire, Stone, Dyson, Young, Reilly, Rosapepe, Benson, and Pinsky
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0778
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2013
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  Listen to Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Counties - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Ambulances -see also- Emergency Med Services; Rescue Squads
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Fire Protection
Local Government Mandates
Rescue Squads -see also- Ambulances; Emergency Medical Serv
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
State Aid
Volunteers -see also- Maryland Service Corps
Statutes:Article - Public Safety
(8-102, 8-103, 8-104, 8-105)

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