Bill Status of HB4088 100th General Assembly
Short Description: EMERGENCY CONSOLIDATION EXEMPT
Rep. Sheri Jesiel
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Emergency Telephone System Act. Provides that a 9-1-1 Authority shall not be subject to consolidation which requires a 9-1-1 Authority in a county with a population of at least 250,000 that has more than one Emergency Telephone System Board, Joint Emergency Telephone System Board, or qualified governmental entity, serving a population of less than 25,000 to consolidate such that no 9-1-1 Authority serves a population of less than 25,000, if the 9-1-1 Authority: (1) serves a municipality that employs less than 20 full-time emergency responders; (2) serves a municipality which borders Lake Michigan and has police patrol responsibilities for a major marina on Lake Michigan; (3) provides dispatch resources for public safety helicopter response; (4) has response requirements through its Emergency Management Agency in the event of a nuclear emergency at a nuclear power plant within 5 miles of the Authority; and (5) has public safety telecommunicators also serve as sworn part-time police officers. Effective immediately.