EMS SYSTEMS-NO SMOKING
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems Act. Provides
that a person may not smoke while inside an ambulance, specialized
emergency medical services vehicle (SEMSV), or medical carrier.
Provides that a violation of this provision is punishable by a civil
penalty of $100.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the
Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems Act. Provides that patients,
individuals who accompany a patient, and emergency medical services
personnel may not smoke while inside an ambulance or specialized
emergency medical services vehicle (SEMSV). Provides that the
Department of Public Health may impose a fine (in the amount of $100)
on an individual who violates this provision.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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